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Dr. David Orringer

General Surgery
Tucson, AZ
21 years experience male

Locations

Office

Tucson, AZ

Address

Velo Med, Tucson, AZ
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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.

General Surgery

Urgent Care

Languages spoken

English, German

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
No: The best place to get help for a toothache is with a dentist. More and more, you will find urgent care dental practices. You may have a significant ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
Anti-inflammatory : Depending on the cause of the swelling, try some over-the-counter anti-inflammatories, such as ibuprofen. Make sure that you have no other health ris... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
See below: Hiv is a virus that may lead to aids, or a severe dysfunction in the immune system. Hiv in and of itself does not usually present with muscle aches; ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
Maybe: This, again, is dependent on the location of the clot. Some people will have a cramping-type pain that worsens when there is pressure placed at the s... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
Call your doctor: It is a good idea to be evaluated. Even though you do not have insurance, there are low cost alternatives, such as clinics at pharmacies. If the chi... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
Yes: Pain is often a hallmark finding in each case. Appendicitis often presents as a sharp pain in the right lower quadrant of the adbomen ("mcburney's po... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
No: D-dimer is a blood marker that often tells us about blood clotting. An aneurysm is an area of turbulent flow of blood, or a ballooning of the vessel ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
No: This is really a term that describes a change in the rate of the heart, rather than its rhythm. Bradycardia means a slower-than-average (or expected)... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Orringer
General Surgery 21 years experience
Several options: There are several options for the detection of a blood clot. A blood test for d-dimer may determine whether there is a clot. If this level is elevat... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Orringer is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Orringer is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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