Dr. Sarah Kohl

Travel Medicine
Pittsburgh , PA
35 years experience

Locations

Office

Pittsburgh , PA

Address

1370 Washington Pike, Suite 107, Pittsburgh , PA
Directions

About

Specialties
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Travel Medicine

Doctor Q&A

431 Answers
389 Agrees
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
35 years experience Travel Medicine
None needed: Tick bites are not usually much of a problem. Sometimes you can get a infection at the site of the bite, so if you see redness and swelling at the sit ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
35 years experience Travel Medicine
Medication: Bed bug bites are very itchy. Oral antihistamines such as Diphenhydramine can help. You can try adding Hydrocortisone cream too. If these are not enou ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
35 years experience Travel Medicine
Call poison control: Accidental ingestions of insecticides can vary from mild to life threatening. The decision whether to give milk or water before going to the emergency ... Read More
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Mar 9, 2014
Dr Kohl has a vast fund of knowledge that allows for effectively contributing to this online community of health.
Dec 3, 2012
Excellent travel and immunization physician.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kohl is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks. We did discuss it. Finally stopped the vomit festival & severe eczema across my little ones. Gaining weight well- finally have all 3 in the teens for BMI measures (up from 1st, 3rd & 6th). Gro...Read More
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thanks dr kohl and i do all of those things minus the exercise part i was just sick two weeks ago though with similar side effects so i find it strange that it has come back again its not even wi...Read More
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I never hear of anyone having this. The symptoms seem to fit past experience. Is there any test to know if you have had this and is it something once you've had it your immune system blocks?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, PA
Graduated 1986MD

Awards

Board Certified American Board Pediatrics 1989-present
Certificate in Travel Health 2010
Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
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