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Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran

Family Medicine
Austin, TX
36 years experience female

Locations

Office

Austin, TX

Address

1611 Ohlen Road, Austin, TX
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

CIGNA Health Care

Humana Insurance Company

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

Practicing medicine for 25 years-20 years in Austin,5 years in Seguin .

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

Vietnamese

Doctor Q&A

459 Answers
18 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Not to worry: The first couple of years of menarche is usually irregular . Some pts may be just few months to be irregular, other may be longer. I would wait till n... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Not to worry: If she has no fever or other sx, then i would wait for couple more days or so . She may be under the weather for couple of days then she will be fine.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Infection: You may infection in the urine that need evaluation and treatment. You need to see doctor for treatment and evaluation.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: You need to see doctor to find out .I f you have lesions, your doctor can culture ithem. But if you do not have lesions, your doctor can order blood t... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: It may be -musculoskeletal pain but you need to see doctor for proper evaluation and med.
A male asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: I hope that you do have annual eye exam since you are 13. You need to see opthalmologist to evaluate your present sx., not just optometrist , .
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
No: I do not think that they are related at all, but you need to see doctor for the itchy spot to get proper cream for it.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Depends: They are two different problems.It is depends on how often you have tonsillitis and what kind of headache. There are many cause of headache aswell fro... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: Since you are 25 years old , your chest pain may be just musculoskeletal pain/ costochondritis, but it is best to see doctor for evaluation to rule ou... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: You can try neutrogena gentle facial cleanser but it is best to see doctor so you can get better recommendation once doctor see your skin contition.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: May be related to your hormones. Was your pain related to any part of your cycle? Was your diet change that would related to estrogen? It is best to s... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Do not think so: I do not think that somebody has a heart problem that would cause them to have mental probblems.But if that pt is worried about the heart even though... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Consult your OB: While you are pregnant even though you have passed the first trimester for the safety of fetal development, you should always call and consult with yo... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Possible: It is possible that your liver enzymes was worse one month ago, but the fact that you have not been drinking and the alt now is 76 which is almost nor... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: I do not think that the two are related.It is best that you see doctor for better evaluation of why you are feeling ill-may be it is coincident that y... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Not likeky: Every pt is different, if your period comes at the right time and the flow is normal then you are not pregnant.You can not get pregnant when you are o... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
I would not: First of all your just went through childbirth, your body needs few weeks to recover. Since you are breastfeeding , your baby is only 3 days old, you... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
May be: It may be internal hemorrhoids but you need to see doctor for proper evaluation.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Depends: It is depends on what kind of spot you have. Dermatologists can give you topical creams.Some spots develop as you get older and it is inherited, some... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: If you have very heavy bleeding then you need to go to er, but if you have long period for 16 days , then you can see doctor tomorrow, if is depend on... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Hypothyroidism: You would have sx of hypothyroidism- fatigue, memory loss, irritable, depression, hair loss, wt gain etc..., .
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Depends on sx: Depends on that extra pill cause you to have heart palpitation, chest pain , tremor or not .I if you do not have those above sx, then you are ok
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
see doctor: Your baby may have sore throat or something inthe mouth that cause him not wanting his milk.It is important to take him to see his pediatrician for pr... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: If you had sex 5 days before you expect your period, it is not likely that you are pregnant but is is best to see doctor for serum pregnancy test to ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Hormone: It may be hormone related to your cycle .It is best to see doctor.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Check with doctor: Some pts can not take prenatals vitamins during their pregnancy-i have seen OB recommend pt to take one half daily .If you still have problems , your ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) belongs to penicillin family with clavulinic acid for broad spectum coverage of bacteria.I do not think is is ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Clarify your questio: I do not know if your question relating to your discthat are thinning/degenerationor bulging or with spurs etc...It is best that you get advice from y... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Irritation: You may have irritation or reaction from either bath soaps, chemicals that you use in trhat areas, pads etc...You need to see doctor for proper evalua... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Cyst,infection: That bump may be a cyst, or infection.You need to see doctor for proper evaluation and treatment.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
No: I do not think that drinking alcohol cause hematuria. But hematuria needs evaluation to find out the cause.You need to see doctor for evaluaton of thi... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Ohter causes: There are other cause of amenorrhea -such as thyroid or stress. You need to see doctor for more complete blood tests.And evaluation.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Possible: You had some brown discharge because of condom was still in, but since you did not have your period yet, you need to see doctor for serum pregnancy a... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
depends: Person continues to be contagious as long as symptoms continue to be present.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
No: I do not think so because you took Plan B early at 12 hours.Some pts have their period few days after Plan B t5hen having normal periods again , that ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: Your pain may be from lots of coughing .It is best to see doctor for proper eval and treatment.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: You need to take him to see doctor to make sure that there is not an infection that cause the redness and swolllen.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: Recoomend tom see doctor for more daily long term med if your sx not control with above med.It would not be good for your heart or your help if sx con... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: You need to see doctor for better evaluation.The bump can be a growth, an acne or an irritation.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Exercises/wt loss: Once you lose the weight, you will lose the whole body not just fat in the stomach. However, you can exercise to tone the muscle in the stomach.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Time: You should not continue to touch your face unless time to use med for your break out.With time it will fade.If not you can see your doctor for recomm... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
See doctor: You have generalized muscles/joints pain, it is best to seedoctor for blood tests and find out the causes as well treatment if need.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Recommend to go back and follow up with your doctor to get adjustment with dosage, inturn it will help your wt as well.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
No: I do not think that your biopsy cause your nausea symptom. However if you are giving any med for pain, it may cause your nausea.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Some pts still taking Actos (pioglitazone) as a add on drug after metformin.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Urticaria: You may have urticaria. However stress can cause rash as above. You need to see doctor to get evaluation and treatment.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
No: Pt with blepharitis should recover completely as it was before. I f you do not , then go back to doctor for reevaluation.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Hormone: You may have hormone problems-thyroid, peri-menopausal although you still young , some pt can go through the changes at about your age.You need to se... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Not sharing: Diseases are spread through sharing food and drink - hepatitis, infection with strep, mono, or even HIV if tissues damage as ulcers in mouth.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Allergy ,acid stom.: You may sinus drainage from allergy or acic stomach problems. You need to see doctor for evaluation.Also you may need blood test to make sure you are ... Read More

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Mar 19, 2015
Great Doc!!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Tran is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tran is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks I used vigamox drops 3ximes so far and it seems to help the pain a bit. Still red and itchy and watery and light sensitive though.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you, i will pay attention to eating the foods that are mostly low in carbs and high in protein.
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well im only 20 yrs old. I've been going to a pain management doc for a yr. I have arthritis in my back, bulging disc, &my spine is curved:(

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated 1986MD

Awards

Most Influential, First Place, Austin, TX - Winter
2013
Top Family Physician, First Place, Austin, TX - Winter
2013
Top Doctor, Second Place, Austin Region, TX - Summer
2013
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