This was the primary factor motivating my choice of personal physicians. If I hadn't liked them, I'd have switched - even if it meant driving.
At the time I looked for a pediatrician for Freddie, no one within easy walking distance seemed to be available, so I went with a recommendation for a doctor who turned out to be an absolute rock star.
Except then I realized that there was a practice just down the street that I'd somehow managed to overlook. I obsessed. I angsted. I finally convinced myself that proximity trumped bedside manner and logged on to our insurance company website to make the change.
Where I discovered that the closer practice isn't covered under our plan.