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How long are doctors offices closed for lunch usually?

That might be a really ridiculous question lol, but I have been calling since Noon, to talk with my Dr. or a nurse about a problem I'm having, and its now 1:25 and they are still closed....

How long are their lunches usually?
Is today a holiday and I just don't know? LOL

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KelsoBabeyy

Asked by KelsoBabeyy at 4:24 PM on Oct. 27, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • Sounds like a long lunch to me, it's usually an hour, maybe the dr got called away on delivery!
    prettyrayray

    Answer by prettyrayray at 4:28 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • it useally an hour and welcome back to cafe mom hun
    navywifemomkoch

    Answer by navywifemomkoch at 4:29 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • an hour to and hour in a half to be sure the whole office got a break.... no longer then that though
    reipea0807

    Answer by reipea0807 at 4:29 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • I would say usually 1 hour too, but maybe the receptionist just forgot to take the phone off the lunch message ??? and as far as I know today isn't a Holiday- LOL.
    MommytoGRP

    Answer by MommytoGRP at 4:30 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • lol Thanks NavyWife :)

    The office has 2 different doctors mine and this woman doctor, it would be crazy if they both had to deliver at the same time huh!? lol
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 4:31 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • LOL I see, yeah they probably got stuck at a restaurant with their 3 martini lunch (j/k of course!!)
    prettyrayray

    Answer by prettyrayray at 4:31 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • welcome back!

    my doc used to sometimes take 2 hour lunches so who knows :)
    flutterfae

    Answer by flutterfae at 4:38 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • i've seen offices take 2 hour lunches cuz u know seeing like 3 patients a day is so hard they need to have 4 days off a week and 2 hour lunches lol j/k they have the hardest job in the world just keep calling
    Butterflysky_24

    Answer by Butterflysky_24 at 4:45 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

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