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Certificate letter of recommendation from a retired physician

Hi,
I am doing an elective and while at clinic, there is usually an attending proctoring us. There is also another attending who just retired a month ago, although he does not round, he does proctor residents. He has been observing me a lot and has been quite impressed of me. IF i ask him for an LOR, will it count?? Will it hold the same weight as the other attendings LOR?
Please let me know as soon as possible as my rotation is ending and I want to get it ASAP.
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Yes it counts. Specially if he can still use the clinic/hospital letterhead paper.

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Thank you so much for the reply. I really appreciate it
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