Dr. Christopher Dowd

Internal Medicine
Suffolk, VA
19 years experience male

Locations

Office

Suffolk, VA

Address

5849 Harbour View Blvd., Suite 250, Suffolk, VA
Directions

About

Bio

Innovative, advanced primary health care delivered on-time in a personalized fashion. We provide high quality medical care with special focus on proactive care. We are a limited-size, private-fee practice. Our services include ongoing primary care, extended appointments, in-depth cardiovascular and diabetes risk evaluations, genetic testing, digital mole tracking, nutrition and fitness consultations, in addition to the full spectrum of a traditional primary care practice.

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.

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Family Medicine, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

385 Answers
587 Agrees
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
ETD: Sounds like you have some Eustachian Tube Dysfunction leading to the ear discomfort. This probably started off as a viral process but your starting t ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Might be hemorrhoids: You might have hemorrhoids causing these symptoms, but there are other considerations. Hemorrhoids can bleed and either diarrhea, straining, constipa ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Get checked out: Not sure that the suprapubic pain is related to your chronic ulcer. It's possible but so are other things. And since you say the pain is severe, the ... Read More
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Aug 24, 2013
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The printout says Contiguous axial CT Images from lung bases -the level of the femoral necks w/I UV contrast per renal stone protocol. It says that the remainder of solid abdominal organs are unremark...Read More
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Thank you for answering my question. I didn't start feeling crummy until after I used the bleach so I'm wondering if it's from that. There's the possibility of it being a bug....I work with preschool ...Read More
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You summed it up great. We just wish we had a good preventative medicine and a pain medicine that works to use to use both before and during. We have been to doctors many times, but nothing she got re...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, MO,2001
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

SENTARA NORFOLK GENERAL HOSPITAL

Residency

SENTARA NORFOLK GENERAL HOSPITAL

Awards

Valedictorian
Top Internist, Virginia. HealthTap 2011
Most Compassionate Internist, Virginia. HealthTap 2011

Affiliations

Cornerstone Private Practice
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