Dr. David Wyatt

Family Medicine
Miami, FL
28 years experience male

Locations

inVentiv Health Clinic Miami

Miami, FL

Address

1951, NW 7th Ave, Miami, FL
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
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About

Bio

David J Wyatt MD received his undergraduate degree in Biology in 1991 at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and earned his Doctorate from the James H. Quillen School of Medicine at East Tennessee State University in 1995. He completed his Family Medicine Residency as Chief Resident at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, GA in 1998. Now, delving into the Early Stage Clinical Trial world of medicine - particularly interested in the effect weight and obesity has on the most common and difficult to treat medical conditions - and assisting patients and local physicians in the education and guidance nutritionally, medically and physically to achieve a healthier weight and decrease the burden on healthcare- from things like Diabetes, Hypertension, High Cholesterol, Metabolic Syndrome, Osteoarthritis.

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

Bariatrics

Preventive Medicine

Doctor Q&A

190 Answers
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Sexually active?: this would need an MD evaluation, if sexually active, could be implantation bleeding, could be period abnormal, could be a number of things... best to... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Absolutely!!: Pilates has advantages by increasing core strength, stretching, raising heart rate, not being as hard on joints as running for some, is calming, build... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Or inflammation : If infection not found there are inflammatory conditions that can cause isolated leukocytes on a urine culture. These don't usually need and antibiot... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
History and physical: Prostate infections are real and if undiagnosed and untreated have the potential to become chronic infections - which are really bad - so if you have ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Biotin: Does not sound like a latex allergy. So i would recommend using hand moisturizer at work - there are some specifically made for glove wearers. Also ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
YES: She should definitely discuss treatment options with her family doctor - with fibromyalgia - there are traditional ( western medicine ) treatments - s... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Gilbert's : I think you were asking about elevated bilirubin with normal ast/alt/ggt. There is a benign condition called gilbert's..It is seen with isolated eleva... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
???: There is no one main disease paradigm ... Each disease/problem has to be addressed and a paradigm of diagnostic and treatment options are then develop... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Metabolism : To break the fasting state from overnight. The longer you wait before eating your first meal, the more of a starved state you have and the first food... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Change it up!: Changing your cardio routine....Ie not having a routine is best for breaking a plateau. Also important are intervals - when using any cardio trainin... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Skin infection: Impetigo is a term used to describe a superficial skin infection that causes painful redness, occasionally blisters and hallmark has " honey-crusted" ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Fried food: Deep fried fatty foods and fats that are solid at room temperature... Ie butter or lard vs olive oil or canola or safflower oil...
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Fiber/nutrition: Main advantage is giving the body what it needs nutritionally for metabolism. If you also substitute fast food/ preservative laden foods/ sugary star... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Maintenance: While changing baseline activity/exercise level is important for weight loss.... Regular exercise is even more important to maintain weight loss...
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Yes: You may not need, but until you get started with cardio exercising - - btw - start slow.. 10-15 minutes a day at first then increase...... If you n... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Stable: Agree -maintaining the goal weight for a few months would be best. The slower the weight is lost, the tighter the skin will be later. Of course lowe... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Fine: With all the promising stem cell research happening - i say why not? - you may or may not use - but at least its available...
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Dryness : Dryness of the inside of the nose can cause bleeding as well-- especially in winter. If infection is not there - treatment is humidification, steam ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Agree: Great advice dr duchicela! i also advise seeing an md asap! you need to be evaluated by a qualified medical professional in person.... Good luck... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Proteins = good: I high protein diet is a great way to lose weight - and keep muscles healthy - but nutrition - is really what gives the fat storage the fuel they need... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
ZIP?: What is your area? - if your looking for a reputable one - go to asbp.Org the national bariatric society - physicians that specialize in metabolism a... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Start slow and build: Small changes lead to big results! so start with low impact exercise- walking, swimming, stretching, light weights - mix it up! is most important - s... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Dermatology consult: Any skin lesion that is new should be checked out by dermatologist---especially since sun-exposed. May just be dry skin , but cancer can be sneaky! ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Insulin effect: Type 1 diabetes- requires Insulin therapy daily and one of the most common side effects ( after hypoglycemia) of exogenous ( not from your pancreas) i... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Carbohydrate effect: Carbs can cause a "tired" feeling in some around 1-2 hours after eating a meal. This can be a sign of hyperinsulinemia- which is associated with meta... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
NO concrete dates: Usually starts during fall season - september/october and can last through the spring... Each year/ each area of country is different.. The flu vacc... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Possibly: The risks and benefits of the different options for gastric surgery should be thoroughly explored with pediatrician/family physician, - the surgery do... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Apnea?: If your overweight, losing weight can make a huge difference in your snoring and /or apnea. May need sleep study and CPAP to be able to rest in order... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Cure? No: Avoidance-yes. These typically are from repetitive use- so avoidance of the repetitive movements that aggravate the condition is the only sure way t... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Yes-hand wash..: Should be fine as long as you keep your hands away from your eyes and keep hands washed well.. Oh and use your eye drops as directed!
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Omron: Is an affordable and consistently listed as one of the most reliable ones... Check out wal-mart / target or costco type stores for best price... G... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Painful? Or no?: Anal fissures are painful but painless mild rectal bleeding most likely is internal hemmorrhoid which -if problematic can be treated simply in office ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Get it CHECKED OUT: If pain in a limb is affecting your ability to use that arm - it definitely could be nerve related or other things. The only way to know for sure is ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Signing classes: Lots of visual signage and information to read, visually stimulating environment, and the idea of teachers , assistants and even other children having... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Never heard before: Not a side effect that I have ever seen/ heard with certrizine. Could be part of a viral infection starting though...
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A member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Rest : Close them, take a nap! no better treatment i know of!
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Contact?: There are lots of chemicals/fibers/metals that can cause a contact dermatitis.-which is a rash caused by something you are allergic to coming into con... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Either: I think either specialist could help, but you might consider checking with your pcp and see what he/she says first!
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
None: There should be no effect of Atripla and your birth control pills!
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Diabetes??: Polyuria-(excessive urination), along with polydipsia(excessive thirst) and polyphagia (excessive hunger) are suspicious symptoms for diabetes, i woul... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Depends....: Everyone is different - with oral medications ( those you take in a pill form by mouth), there is a quicker excretion than any of the injectable or i... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Stomach issue?: I would want you to get worked up for causes of decreased hunger - and stomach pain... An ulcer or gallbladder issues along with kidney or liver pr... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Endometriosis?: I would advise seeing your primary care md to discuss and have workup either there or with gyn to evaluate for ovarian cysts/endometriosis or other po... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Yes: Gabapentin is one of the medications that works best to treat neuropathy - but the effects are shortlived- unless taken daily - unless you are having... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Bone pain...: Any broken bone - can have continued soreness for a long time, but the coccyx ( tail bone) - is different - it is even tougher to heal - guess why? - ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Knee lubrication: Hyaluronic acud(hyalgan) is injected into knee joints when osteoarthritis becomes severe/moderately severe...
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Most common-allergy: Eye allergens are common to cause daily itching, dryness and irritation along with watering... Watery eyes may also be due to "chronic dry eyes".
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
None!: Laser hair removal has no effect on birth control medications, although while pregnant or breast -feeding - you should not have laser hair removal. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Depends: If the triplets were from fertility treatments - then those treatments do cause some issues with weight loss- either way the hormonal changes and usua... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Beta blocker: Bisoprolol is in a class of medications called "beta blockers" they control or slow the heart rate and keep blood pressure lower - they are well known... Read More
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Apr 7, 2013
Answers patient's questions in a timely manner. Very knowledgeable!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Wyatt is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Wyatt is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you! I was looking for the short duration answer - this is for menstrual cramps, so am looking for upper limit. But will watch out for ulcer/bleeding. Thanks for the fast response!
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the obgyn told me that it would be okay as long as it was protected. i was told not to have unprotected sex, she said is okay to have the protected sex. i was just given 4 pills to take
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks! I think it might be all of those! I have low iron and my mum believes i have inherited her LBP (and i guess i need to drink more) :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1995MD

Residency

FLOYD MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1998

Awards

Most Influential, Third Place, Georgia - Winter
2013
Top Family Physician, Second Place, Georgia - Winter
2013
Top Family Physician, Third Place, Georgia - Summer
2013

Affiliations

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