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Dr. John Hanna

Family Medicine
Galion, OH
37 years experience male

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Office

Galion, OH

Address

270 Portland Way South, Galion, OH
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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Specialties
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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

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262 Answers
154 Agrees
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Be Evaluated: Impossible to determine without further study. But if any new problems with balance, coordination, or thought process, please be evaluated immediatel... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
HTN: Sometimes elevated blood pressure can trigger a response of a slowing of the heart rate. Sometimes a very slow rate can cause an elelvated bp. This ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Not usually: It would have had to enter your vagina. I can safely say most unlikely.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
May yes or no: If the reflux medication is a proton pump inhibitor it can decrease the amount of magnesium in your blood over time and increase the risk if irregular... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Treat Cause: The brain is more capable of recover than we once thought. Most important would be to stop further injury. This allows the brain to begin to heal.... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Auto-Immune Disorder: I think what you are asking is "elevation of anti-bodies to single strand dna". This means that you body is producing antibodies to specifically tar... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Remember the inflammation in the sinus when laying down at night drains through the blood stream to the back of the head and down the neck. In terms... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Serotonin syndrome: Sweating and feeling bad. The other concern is why would anyone feel compelled to snort zoloft (sertraline)?
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Varicose Veins: Sounds more like enlarged veins of the spermatic cord. Similar to varicose veins of the legs or the rectum. If very large and persistent can lead t... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Depends: Depends on how regular your periods are. If you are almost always a 28 day interval and you were sexually active about 3-4 weeks ago, it is definitel... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Bean and rice: Alternative to whey and meat is a combination of bean and brown rice.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Poor: Me produce a pre-ejaculate or pre emissions that will make it impossible for him to detect that is leaving his body. Even if he is able to detect his... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Pain not allowing you to eat or drink maybe something much more serious than ibs. Ibs is a syndrome of discomfort and by definition does not result i... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Not usually: 68 is a reasonable heart rate for someone on a drug in the class of beta blockers or drugs that slow the heart rate. A heart rate of 50 would be low... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Possible: Intense itching may potentially be the beginning of a drug reaction or allergy. Notify your physician immediately.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes : It can be your normal. It can also be sings of several other medical conditions. Overactive thyroid comes to mind of one of the first things i woul... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes : Your blood pressure should rise with exercise. That BPM is over 95% of maximum heart rate for age. So your stress echo should have a high degree of ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Diary: You are on the first step of the most important part of finding out why you are having headaches. Start a diary. Date, time, relationship to events,... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Trial: Diet and exercise are the cornerstone for weight loss. If your body has lost it's ability to listen to the Insulin receptors in the body found in the... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Be examined: This episode cold be influenza. 38% of individuals who get immunized will still get the flu if exposed, but a much milder version. The cough that l... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Possibly: The Depo-Provera may be decreasing the amount of cervical mucous you normally produce. The NuvaRing is the same compound but its physical presence m... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Emotions: Pupil dilation can be caused by an emotional state or arousal. There are also many drugs that can result in changes in pupils and then the same drug... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Polyhydraminous: The amount of amniotic fluid is in a range. Too much can mean one set of issues and too little another. Or it might just be normal for you. The ris... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Diet high in B12: I am not aware of any disease process that results in high levels of b12. Most light there is an abundance of B12 in your diet or dietary supplement.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Tinea Vesicolar: Might be related to a low grade superficial infection of the skin that can cause a change in pigment. See your physician to be sure.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Unlikely: I cannot think of a reason why public hair would cause vaginal pain. You need to consider other reason for vaginal pain other than un trimmed pubic ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yohimbine: In addition to prior mention yohimbine is another that has been used. Care must be shown to make sure no elevated BP prior to starting and that no r... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Overuse injury: Their are several muscles that attach to that area that are involved in extending the head and reaching back at the same time. The action of hitting ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Shaken Baby: A fall off of the dressing table to the floor is not type of mechanism that causes "shaken baby syndrome". This is a violet and repetitive shaking th... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Many fairly severe head injuries in children are recoverable. Current research suggests that the brain has remarkable ability to recover and is consi... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Treamtment: Treatment with anti-biotic that has the ability to fight the infection. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is one that covers, but there have been more and more i... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Exercise.: Accumulating fat in the center of the body is a marker for someone at risk for heart disease and diabetes. Weight gain is not always unhealthy, bu we... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Diet: Small changes in diet can make a difference in accumulation of body fat. Eating 3 meals a day. Not neglecting breakfest. Lowering the amount of sim... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Variable: The length of the cycle is varible from 21 to 40 days. On the average it takes 2 weeks for the estrogen level to build up enough to trigger the body... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Neuropathy: B12 deficiency can cause one type of peripheral nerve injury that can give symptoms like you are describing. So can chronic trauma and diabetes. Rep... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Belching: Foods that increase stomach acid or delay stomach emptying all should be avoided. Many people also forget that all carbonated bevorages contain co2 w... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Lose Weight: The amount of menses is diirectly related to the thickness of the lining as well as the size of the uterus. Estrogen is what leads to thickening of t... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Sleep Study: Sleep apnea is not breathing enough during the phases of sleep . It is diagnosised with a sleep study.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Depend: Ususally in about 2-3 weeks a signficant improvement will be experienced by the patient if that is the problem for the symtoms experienced by the pati... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Based on Severity: In general obsessive compulsiveness can be a good trait, but becomes a disorder when the desire ( or compulsion ) to perform a task is so overwhelming... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Aloe: The chemical removal of hair in a sensitive area can cause irritation to that skin. After first making sure that all of that substance is now rinsed ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Tendon inflammation: If the pain is in the inner part of your thigh about the width of your hand away from the crease, then it is most likely inflammation of one of the te... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Difficult: The combination of one sided swelling of the lower leg, with pain deep in the calf as well as pain as you lift your toes towards you when sitting repr... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Think of an ulcer like a burn. When treated it is healed and resolved. Yet if the conditionis which caused it are not treated, it will be back. Med... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Depends: You need to call and be seen by your physician. This is not something that can be managed without complete information of the problem and the treatm... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
At any age: My concern is would you want your baby to hit the ground at any age? A baby does not have the ability to protect themself from the force of the fall.... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Insulin : Type 1 diabetes is an absence of Insulin in th ebody. Without Insulin you cannot bring glucose into the cells and they die. Only Insulin lowers bloo... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Variable: The test i belive you are talking about is a vaginal or cervical swab for the prence of the dna of the virus. It is variable. It depends on the way... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Withdrawal SSRI: Sweating and shaky inside.
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A member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Constipation: Need to defecate to empty the large bowel. Need to empyty large bowel to empty small bowel. Need to empty small bowel to empty stomach. If you don't... Read More
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Mar 22, 2013
Great answers! Knowledgeable and caring.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hanna is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hanna is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thankyou I am going to be seeing a doctor for this as soon as I can it is very embarrassing to be as young as I am and have a bad limp
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Thanks so much. I have a feeling that it is my sphincter that is messed up again. I have had pancreatitis before.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I was a really bad reflux baby and until i was 15 was on medication

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1986MD

Awards

Thought Leader, Third Place, Columbus, OH - Winter
2013
Top Family Physician, First Place, Columbus, OH - Winter
2013
Top Family Physician, Second Place, Ohio - Summer
2013
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