Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti

Family Medicine
Hartford, CT

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Office

Hartford, CT

Address

1229 Albany Avenue, Hartford, CT
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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
13 Agrees
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Depends on the extent and area/cell structure involved in damage.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Unknown: No studies done with regards to melatonin and dementia.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not Immediately!!: Alzheimer's is a slow progressive disease, over 15-20 years or more. People gradually lose their memory and execution. Normally start to see lapses in... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No but managable: Essential tremors cannot be cured in total, but managed by betablockers and similar medications.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Pain has not be linked to causing alzheimer's. Risk factors for it include, advanced age, low educational status, apo e gene etc.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Alzhiemer's normally affects people 65 and older and there is higher prevalence in age 85 and older. Dementia however has been noted in patients in th... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: It is unusual for a patient with cirrhosis to have normal liver enzymes. Usually the high liver enzymes are what prompts further liver testing like ul... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kurtakoti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kurtakoti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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