Dr. Myra Skluth

Internal Medicine
NORWALK, CT
34 years experience female

Locations

Office

NORWALK, CT

Address

10 MOTT AVE SUITE 3A, NORWALK, CT
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

Dr Skluth is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College with honors in history. She received a Ph.D from Columbia Univeristy Graduate School of Arts and Sciences in modern European intellectual history.She decided that she was not destined for life as a college professor and returned to school to fulfill her destiny as a primary care physician for adults graduating from Einstein in 1986. She completed her residency at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY. As a board certified internists with added qualifications in geriatrics,she has served in many leadership positions in the Norwalk medical community. In the past several years, she has developed expertise in integrative medicine and nutrition in addition to her focus on womens health, diabetes, cardiovascular disease. Since 1997 she has been Chief of the Section of General Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital. She is associate medical director of Connecticut Hospice. She is a founding member and program Co-Chair of the Women's Medical Association of Fairfield County. She has been listed in Castle Connolly's guide, Top Doctors: New York Metro Area since 2000. In 2011 she was also named a Top Doctor by US News and World Reports.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Doctor Q&A

398 Answers
156 Agrees
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myra Skluth
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Supplements: Some supplements such as fish oil, cur cumin, OpC-3, can affect the activity of platelets and make you bleed more easily. Also aspirin, Motrin, Aleve, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myra Skluth
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes,but: There are also hormonal factors as well as bacterial infections which can affect your skin. If you are a woman, taking oral contraceptives may be hel ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myra Skluth
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Sebaceous cyst?: The small pit you describe makes me think that this is a sebaceous cyst rather than a lipoma. The location however raises the issue of a pilonidal cys ... Read More
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Jan 4, 2014
Thank you for helping both the patients and the doctor with your accurate caring responses! Keep up the great job!
Jun 27, 2013
Very accurate and timely responses
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Skluth is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I did not take insulin bcs it was less than 10 carbs. However I take lantus every night to cover for the whole day.
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Thanks, but no - not even on form. When I asked, they have said they're only interested in maternal side. Just thought the thkg changed.
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Thanks, but i have symptom like hair fall, constipation, intolerance to cold, and my fT4 is at the low end of normal. Is it ok?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY
Graduated 1986MD

Medical/Graduate school

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, GSAS
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

castle and connelly top doctor in ny metro area since 2000
top doctor US News and World Report 2012
top doctor fairfield county 2013

Affiliations

NORWALK HOSPITAL
CONNECTICUT HOSPICE
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