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  1. bbchien replied to the thread Thank you Dr. Chien.

    BTW, congratulations and welcome back to the air, William AKA "Bill" Jennings, Mooney guy extraordinaire :)

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:07 PM
  2. bbchien replied to the thread Bifocals vs Progressive.

    I fired the viewing machine. they're very tough on anyone with even a hint of astigmatism. So long as their distant correction works, I...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:05 PM
  3. bbchien attached a file to the thread Medical Question: Kidney stones.

    Try this, from the AME guide. Jeff Oslick's post above was really spot-on; you have to insist to your insurer that they allow this. On...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:02 PM
  4. bbchien replied to the thread Adderall.

    This comment reminds me that an ADD personality style is generally encouraged in business. 2 minutes on this issue, 3 minutes on this...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:59 PM
  5. bbchien replied to the thread Bifocals vs Progressive.

    For operation of aircraft, I've gone to bifocals near focused at about 28". That's where the panel is. Progressives for the rest of my...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 10:07 AM
  6. bbchien attached a file to the thread OSA SI Initial Medical.

    You're right, Brad. I just get so tired of people asking, "do I have to comply". It drives me nuts. The global statistics page is only...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:55 AM
  7. bbchien replied to the thread OSA SI Initial Medical.

    FAA requirements are just that. Do you understand what a “standard” is? Just because you can use 4 hrs and drive a truck does not mean...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 12:25 AM
  8. bbchien replied to the thread Question about obtaining basic med.

    Eager Flyer: I recommend that you get good medical care. The kind the insurance company doesn't wish to provide you. :( :( :( ANY...

    Jan 14, 2018 at 9:42 PM
  9. bbchien replied to the thread Should I renew 3rd Class Med Cert if I got BasicMed?.

    Not if your AME refuses to open your Medxpress with the code. Most of what I do is simply to protect the pilot from denial.

    Jan 14, 2018 at 9:40 PM
  10. bbchien replied to the thread Question about obtaining basic med.

    Ugh. Well, reportable, but then the agency will demand evidence of "recovery". Suboxone at any time is regarded as a marker for...

    Jan 14, 2018 at 4:37 PM
  11. bbchien replied to the thread 3rd class med with night restriction for colorblindness.

    I got an email from a "childrenscolorado.com" email address. I responded and it bounced back, so if the B-I-L is in this string, he...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 10:55 PM
  12. bbchien replied to the thread Help regarding additional information request for FAA medical certification.

    Yesterday I fired godaddy hosting. The website is back up. Dr Bruce

    Jan 13, 2018 at 10:54 PM