Healthcare >> Analyst Interviews >> July 8, 2002

Sexual Problems As Health Concerns: Margaret Nusbaum – University Of North Carolina

DR. MARGARET R.H. NUSBAUM, D.O., MPH, is Associate Professor of Family Medicine and co-Director of the University of North Carolina Residency program, Chapel Hill. She is a graduate of Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice, the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, and the American Board of Public Health and Preventive Medicine. She is Chair of the Society of Teachers in Family Medicine Special Interest Group in Sexuality. She practices full scope family medicine and has a special interest in sexual health. Profile
TWST: We want to talk about the field of sexual dysfunction. How big a

problem is this? Is it a major issue?

Dr. Nusbaum: From my clinical experience it certainly seems that sexual