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Dr. Christopher Guzik

Family Medicine
Clermont, FL
25 years experience male

Locations

Clermont Medical Center

Clermont, FL

Address

1135 Lake Ave, Clermont, FL
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

CHAMPUS

Medicare

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Board Certified Family Physician. Osteopathic Manupulation Treatment, Drug/alcohol dependency Treatment Personalized Nurtitional/Wellness management Non surgical holoistic weight management, Genova Nutritional Assessment, Spectracell advanced lipid testing

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.

Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

297 Answers
135 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Unbalanced diet: Eating a fish only meal is a modified high-protein diet low carbohydrate low fiber. This can lead to constipation and other gastrointestinal complicat... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Basically yes: Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body's tissues. Although edema can affect any part of your body, it's most commonly noticed i... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Unsafe sex: Your symptoms could suggest any number of several STDs including a cervical infection. The safest thing to do would be to abstain from having any addi... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Intercostal muscle: The small intercostal muscles between the ribs and sternoclicomastoid muscles probably went into spasm at the time you yawned, causing a contraction ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Possible IBS: Ibs may present itself with alternating bouts of diarrhea and or constipation and lower abdominal pain. Pregnancy and the use of ventolin may result i... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Penis infection: Bacterial and Fungal infections of the male urogenital system are not uncommon. Treatment with the correct antibiotic or anti fungal medication will t... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Growth: Your final height may not be reached until you are in your early 20's. An x-ray could be taken to see if your growth plates in your bones are closed.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Sebaceous cyst: Sebaceous cysts are are blocked oil glands in the skin. The may go away by themselves. They may get infected and be treated with antibiotics or may n... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
3 to treat : Gardisil protects against four forms hpv virus.(types6, 11, 16, 18) injection schedule : 0mo, 2mo, and 6 mo. Completing all three vaccines seems to pr... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Possibly both: Oral fluids may be used to test for the presence, absence, or breakdown products of the medication. This is helpful to also see if you metabolize the ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Not always: Vaginal bleeding after intercourse does not always mean infection, it may also indicate some mild trauma. Condoms and lubricant's for condom should be... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Nasal turbinates : The nasal turbinates are on the lateral side of the nose on each side of the nasal cartilage. The inferior one may be large enough to be visualized. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Onychocryptosis: An ingrown toenail occurs when the edge of the nail grows down and into the skin of the toe. There may be pain, redness, and swelling around the nail.... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Papilititis: The name "lie bumps" is a result of a myth that telling lies would cause them. However, very little has been written about this condition in scientifi... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Pregnancy prevention: Many antibiotic and anti fungal medications reduce the effectiveness of oral birth control medications. Both your doctors are correct; it may take you... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Vulvar irritation: Routine infections like tinea and yeast, and allergies to soaps and detergents are the most common conditions that cause the vaginal skin to itch and ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Maybe: Drinking large amounts of water prior to a urine test can dilute some ingredients. However the specific gravity of the sample will also shift indicati... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Rest/Hrdration: Keep yourself hydrated, rest and try to maintain simple food intake. Avoid stressful physical activity, keep fever control with cool compress . Avoid ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Ignore: Illfitting and loosely tied shoes increase your risk of falling.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Ignore: When at your wellness examination, ask about reducing your risks of injury from falls.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Bleeding risk: Stop Plavix (clopidogrel) at least 5 days before oral surgery. Don't smoke or use caffeine the morning of surgery.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Folliculitis: Folliculitis occurs when hair follicles become infected, often with staphylococcus aureus or other bacteria. Certain variations of folliculitis are al... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Possible infection: Contact the person that removed the tooth as soon as possible. You may have a piece of the tooth remaining in the socket or an infection of the jaw. C... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Heart disease: Poorly controlled blood pressure can result in heart failure, stroke, myocardial infarction (heart attack), heart valve disease, kidney failure, blind... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Dehydration: The most common cause of dizziness or lightheaded is dehydration. Keep hydrated. Dehydration can also cause blood salts (electrolytes) to get abnorma... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Go on line: Check out your state department of health website. They will list all licensed physicians in your state. You can search by speciality. Next, check he... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Block nerve receptor: Researchers at the california pacific medical center in san francisco recently found that select marijuana compounds, including thc, significantly slo... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Maybe: If you have patches on the arms or upper body, they usually don't need treatment. The patches go away over time. Lichen sclerosus of the genital skin... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No: Approximately 14 cases of ALS are diagnosed each day nationwide. Most of those who develop the disease are between 40 and 70 years of age. The average... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Avoid unwanted mold: You could get loose watery stools , Nasal and sinus congestion, runny nose. Respiratory problems, such as wheezing and difficulty breathing, chest tig... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes and no: The nih opines that tubal sterilization is not associated with an increased risk of menstrual dysfunction, dysmenorrhea, or increased premenstrual dis... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No: Virginity is most often refered to as the absence of penetration of the penis into the vagina or rectum. Although a tampon may break the tissue that p... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Relax: Try to relax at bedtime. Keep the room dark, cool, quiet. Avoid caffeine or alcohol. Try some deep breathing exercises. If you don't feel tired, get o... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
YES: Kuru is a rare and fatal brain disorder that occurred at epidemic levels during the 1950s-60s among the fore people in the highlands of new guinea. Th... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Internal exam: The list of possibilities here is rather long. You should get yourself to a healthcare provider and get a gynecological examination performed to rule ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Vaginal spasm: Although a woman can easily diagnose her vaginismus, medical evaluation is recommended .Diagnosing vaginismus is quite simple. It requires identifying... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Dyshydrosis: This sounds like dyshydrotic eczema. It can be treated with a high potency steroid cream or ointment. It can also be treated with topical lanolin crea... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Get medical exam: Pyelonephritis is a severe infection in the kidney; it should be evaluated by a medical provider at the earliest opportunity. A kidney stone may parti... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Possible infection: Folliculitis is inflammation of one or more hair follicles. It can occur anywhere on the skin. Common symptoms include a rash, itching, and pimples or... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Many things: Csr is an eye disease which causes visual impairment, often temporarily, usually in one eye, mostly affecting males in the age group 20 to 50 but whic... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: In women, yeast infections are the second most common reason for vaginal burning, itching, and discharge. Yeasts are found in the vagina of 20% to 50%... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Systane is an over the counter eye drop for relief of eye dryness after lasik. Restasis is an expensive prescription medication for the same treatment... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Food allergy: Oral allergy syndrome is due to a cross-reactivity between plant proteins from pollen and fruits or vegetables. When a child or adult with pollen alle... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Depends on the type: Local anesthesia can generally be painlessly provided to toddlers and infants by gently pinching the skin around the injection site. For older childre... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Sulphur: By far, the most effective and time-proven repellent for chiggers is sulphur. Chiggers hate sulphur and definitely avoid it. Powdered sulphur, called ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Blood: Menstrual flow is actually deteriorating 1) fertilized eggs. 2)endometrial lining. 3) cervical mucous. 4) corpus luteum. This bloody discharge is hig... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: An anal fistula is an abnormal, infected channel (tract) with an internal opening in the anal canal and an external opening in the skin near the anus ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Erectile dysfunction: Premature ejactulatiom is a frequent cause of male erectile dysfunction. It occurs due to hyperstimulation of the parasympathetic nervous system. Topi... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
70%: A whopping 70 percent of american kids aren't getting enough vitamin d, and such youngsters tend to have higher blood pressure and lower levels of goo... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Keep alert for pain: Noises in the joints, especially the knees, can be quite disturbing and cause concern. Often, these noises are not indicative of any underlying proble... Read More

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Testimonials
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Jul 20, 2014
Dr Guzik has consistently shown thoughtful and useful advise to patients in his interactions. He is an expert in his field. I highly recommend him for your health care needs !
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Oct 12, 2011
This doctor was kind enough to take time out of their busy schedule to reach out to assist us.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Guzik is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I have been applying it for months now (probably 6 times). It appears to have a 40% success rate on any given wart, with smaller ones most easily-destroyed. So far, I have been ruthless around the fi...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you I have been using relief gel and aclofenac tablet, it has been better but still while bending forward it hurts like something is holding.
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Thanks for the link. My friend has a regular carseat right now and her son has pain from the seating position. Thank you. I do hope we find a way to make him safe & comfortable.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, FL
Graduated 1997MD

Residency

BROWARD HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1999

Awards

Top Family Physician, First Place, Orlando, FL - Winter
2013
Master Rx Editor, First Place, National - Winter
2015
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

South Lake Hospital
Florida Hospital
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