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Dr. Charlene Sojico

Pediatrics
Savannah, GA
41 years experience female

Locations

CHARLENE D SOJICO,MD,PC

Savannah, GA

Address

Medical Arts Professional Building-Suite 208, 4849 Paulsen @ 65th Street, Savannah, GA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 12pm - 6:00pm
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Fax

9123537862

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

Aetna

About

Bio

Graduated BS Biology, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City. Residency training at Mt Sinai Hospital/Rainbow Babies Children Hospital/Cleveland Clinic & Metropolitan Hospital,Cleveland, Ohio.Been in private practice since 1988 in Savannah, GA.Affiliated with two top hospitals in the SouthEast Georgia Regions - Memorial Health University Medical Center and St. Joseph's/Candler Health system.

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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Georgia, Georgia

Languages spoken

Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

1.6K Answers
8.2K Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
It is very important to state the age of your son here. Approach of treatment may be different depending on the severity, frequency and amount of vomitus.Normally, nothing by mouth for 4 hours then small frequent feedings in increments as tolerated. To ER if lethargic, irritable , persistent vomiting.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
There are no approved medications for 1 month old babies. Only supportive treatments - saline solution, suctioning , humidifier, steaming up the bathroom. Chest percussion to loosen up chest congestion. See peds if having trouble breathing , not eating , irritable and not as playful.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
Don’t feed your baby for 4 hours. Observe if vomiting stops. At this time, you can try feeding small frequent amounts of pedialyte such as 5- 10 ml every 5-10 minutes, gradually increase by increments of 5 till 30 ml. Increase interval to 30 minutes and so on. If your baby continues to vomit within that 4 hours , do take your baby to the ER, may need IV fluid for possible dehydration.

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Testimonials
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Sep 14, 2013
Dr. Sojico's caring responses and upbeat attitude on HealthTap set her apart from the crowd. She's clearly highly knowledgeable and dedicated. I suspect she's the kind of pediatrician who could set at...Read More
Mar 23, 2014
Dr Sojico is clearly very knowledgeable in Pediatrics and medicine in general. She is providing an excellent service to public via Healthtap. I endorse Dr. Sojico.
Nov 29, 2014
Dr. Sojico is a very knowledgeable and compassionate doctor who gives practical and sensible advice. I enjoy reading her answers. Highly recommended,
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i want to thank you for responding. she has a really bad cold, im calling her doctor in the morning. her doc told me befor that it was one of the safest on the market, but couldnt remember the dosage....Read More
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Hi Dr. Sojico, Thank you for following up! My ped wasn't able to help much other than to speculate about the origin of the reaction. I am actually looking for a new ped right now because we moved rec...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Hi DR., THANK YOU SO SO MUCH, for Taking The TIME OUT OF-YOUR BUSY SCHEDULE To Answer for ME!!! THANKS AGAIN!!!~~~Jan

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of the East, Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Philippines
Graduated 1980MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Savannah, GA-Winter, 2013
Most Influential, Savannah,GA-Winter,2013
Club MD, Editorial Board, Doctor Mom- HealthTap

Affiliations

Memorial Health University Medical Center
MEDICAL ASSOCIATION OF GEORGIA
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