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Dr. Susan Besser

Family Medicine
Memphis, TN
41 years experience female

Locations

Office

Memphis, TN

Address

5475 Poplar Avenue Suite 106, Memphis, TN
Directions

Insurances accepted

Carelink Health Plans PPO

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

5 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Any fiber supplement (metamucil, citrocel, MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) to name a few) can help control your hemorrhoids by preventing constipation. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Back pain: It might be, but it could also be a problem with the muscles in your back. You need to see your doctor to have your urine tested to check for kidney ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No: Oral Aspirin will not shrink hemorrhoids which are due to dialated blood vessels. It may help with the discomfort, however.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No: If your partner has a simple urinary tract infection, you can not get it from her.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Yes, COPD can affect older adults. However, it can affect younger people. People who smoke are at risk for copd, the heavier you smoke, the younger ... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Besser is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Besser is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Mississippi School of Medicine, MS
Graduated 1981MD

Affiliations

Baptist memorial health care corporation
Baptist memorial restorative care hospital
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