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Dr. Syed Masood

Pediatrics
Hiawatha, IA

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Hiawatha, IA

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1075 N.Center Point Rd, Hiawatha, IA
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

24 Answers
6 Agrees
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Reflux: If the vomiting is non-projectile and the baby is gaining weight, it appears like reflux. I would continue with regular formula. If it is reflux, it i... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
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Breast milk supply: The reasons could be improper latch, not nursing or pumping enough to meet supply, certain medications (including estrogen-containing hormonal contra... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
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Good Head control: Good head control is something that you want your child to have before you put him in a front bike carrier(it is attached in front of you). For a bike... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Dry floor : Any regular household cleaners should be fine as long as floors are dry when the baby is on the floor. Make sure to lock your cleaners so the baby cou... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: If you have enough i will stay with exclusive breast feeding.
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Dr. Syed Masood
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0-1: I think you will have to pump and feed regularly to get to keep your brain signals and your milk supply going.
A member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
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Yes: Certain materials can as your child may have sensitive skin.
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Depends on duration: In my opinion a child does not need to be treated for duration less than 7-10 days. However if is just coming on one side you have to talk to your pro... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: I agree with dr.Roy's answer. It does not alter your breast milk composition. You can have it if you want or need some extra calories but you will be ... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Clothing, sunscreen: Keep the baby covered. If uncovered use sunscreen per directions.
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: I do not think it is necessary. Depends on the age of the child your provider may determine if strep is the problem. Otherwise most sore throats are v... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Clean, vaseline: I will make sure that it stays clean. Vaseline for a few days till it heals. Watch for any oozing, bleeding or infection.
A member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: If used as directed they are safe for any age.
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: They are approved and they should be the same.
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Dr. Syed Masood
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Able to sit: In my opinion, whenever he starts sitting up. It is okay to start a little early if they are able to hold themselves with support and have good contro... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
0 months: When you are ready. Again it depends a lot if the child is still waking up at night to feed and some on your convenience. I think as soon as they star... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Frequent pumping: Frequent pumping, taking your meals on time and adding about 300 extra calories as you are breast feeding, relax and may be fenugreek if needed. It do... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Agree with all of the above.
A member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Balanced: Healthy balanced with the extra calories as advised by others.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
7-9 months: Most babies at this age develop improved hand eye co-ordination and start transferring objects from one hand to another or directly to their mouths. I... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
OK if baby is OK: You did not mention the age but as long the baby is acting okay it is alright to have a green stool. Most of the time (as long as the stools are not r... Read More
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Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Air Travel: (1) supplies needed: diapers, extra-clothes, paper towels, toys (2) breast, pacifier or bottle during take off and landing (3) ear plugs may reduce ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
If he needs it: It is safe if there is a real need. You could do about 2.5mg.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Most of them will: Most of them will. Some chubby children with fat in the chest area, they will stay inverted but it does not cause any problems.

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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Masood is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Masood is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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It's rarely projectile so I will take your opinion of reflux. Thank you
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Thank you so much.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Pakistan
MD
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