What makes a GP a GP - do you even qualify?

How do you know that you are a GP? Is it because of the place you work and the type of work that you do — or because of the procedures you do and the knowledge you have?

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I imagine that if I were teleported back 100 years, I would not be considered a GP. I can’t deliver a baby or take out an appendix. I don’t remove tonsils and rarely see my patients in their own home.

How many things can we stop doing and still be GPs?

I recently saw a sign for an 'ear wax removal doctor' and another for a medical clinic solely for golfing injuries. Surely if

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