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Dr. Prasanna Santhanam

Internal Medicine
Ashland, KY
20 years experience

Locations

Office

Ashland, KY

Address

2025 Carter Ave, Ashland, KY
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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

3 Answers
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prasanna Santhanam
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Different things: There is nothing called adrenal imbalance-there is adrenal insufficiency and usually diagnosed by measuring steroid levels of blood on baseline and stimulation.Tiredness has many causes one of which is adrenal insufficency.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prasanna Santhanam
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Increase fractures: Increase risk of fractures, low calcium levels, increased risk of cardiovascular disease.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prasanna Santhanam
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Bone health: Vitamin d is important for bone health, improve and prevent cardiovascular disease, reduce the risk of cancers and overall general well-being.

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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Santhanam is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Santhanam is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Pune, B. J. Medical College, India
Graduated 2001MD
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