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Dr. Timothy Byrnes

Internal Medicine
Detroit, MI
47 years experience

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Office

Detroit, MI

Address

4201 St. Antoine Suite 4c, Detroit, MI
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

26 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
No: Enzymes rise and fall at the time of a heart attack. Only enzymes in the abnormal range are diagnostic. All your values are normal so there is no re... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Help needed: It is common for heart rate to increase when blood pressure falls. This combination can have a variety of causes. It may rise from dehydration (from... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Could be: There are several reasons for leg numbness or weakness. Stroke is one of the. Pinched nerves can also lead to localized numbness in the leg. Nerves... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Artery and vein: Venous insufficiency is a disease of the vein which drains blood out of the legs. Periferal vascular disease is a disease of the artery which delivers... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Several: 1/ reduce bad cholesterol. 2/ reduce inflammatory reactions. 3/ reduce tone in arteries (help the artery to relax and permit better blood flow. I thi... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Compensation: There is a decline in the amount of blood flow delivered by each heart beat. The heart compensates by beating more often to maintain overall output. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
No: Usually the pr inteval returns to normal and the delta wave is no longer seen.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Good idea: Oral ingestion of digestive enzymes ought to be ok without harmful effects if taken as directed.
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Call: Call your insurance company and ask for a list of participating GI docs (gastroenterologists).
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Variable: Blood pressure in the upright position is regulated by receptors in the neck. They sense a fall in pressure and cause nerve signals to blood vessels ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Defined.: Most often the portion of the heart between the right and left ventricles (septum) is thickened. This narrows the region below the aortic valve and c... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Yes: Aspirin is a good pain reliever. I'd take 2 three or 4 times a day. You would not want to do this if you have vomited blood or had blood in your st... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Anxiety: Anxiety often leaves one disconnected and poorly focused. When a person has too many worries or concerns (stress), the mind will attempt to withdraw;... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Varies.: Chest pain due to blockage without heart damage usually lasts 5-10 minutes then it goes away. This is angina pectoris. Prolonged pain of the same typ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
How much: Life expectancy with various ailments may be limited. Not only is there a reduction in the number of days one has but the quality of each is reduced.... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Hello: Hardening of the arteries (arteriosclerosis) refers to disease of the arteries leading to thickening of the artery wall and erosions of the inner lini... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Tx: No smoking; meds to help stop smoking would be useful. Walking to tolerance is advised. This is not doubt the most important thing. Statins are adv... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Normal: Your blood pressure is normal. Meals don't have much effect on blood pressure.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Reflux into esoph: The swallowing tube (esophagus) enters the stomach below the lower breast bone. Sometimes food and acid washes back into the esophagus after entering... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Blood clots : A blood clot that floats into the lung interferes with blood flow to that segment. A lung perfusion scan with will show a hole (no blood flow) behind... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Help: When the heart contracts it squirts blood into the aorta; the aortic valve keeps the blood from flowing back into the heart (left ventricle).
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Folks with a suspicion for blood clot in the lung. This may be due to spells of breathlessness or chest pain or both. More common if there is blood ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Yes, I can: Wpw is diagnosed mostly on the ekg. The major portion of the ventricular activation, the qrs, has a delta wave associated with it. Also the delay be... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Yes and no: Dietary changes aimed at substantial reduction in cholesterol levels is required. Most people can achieve modes cholesterol reduction switching from ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Recommend: According to medscape: 0.5 ml of 0.5% solution (2.5 mg) nebulized q20min or continuous 10-15 mg/hour.
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Byrnes
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Exercise; stress: It is normal for your blood pressure to rise during exercise and at times during emotional stress. The general idea is to maintain a normal blood pre... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Byrnes is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Byrnes is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for information on you site
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First, I need to make sure he even received my email. Thanks!
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Thanks for your quick reply! At least you sound upbeat.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1975MD
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