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Dr. Robert True

Preventive Medicine
Colleyville, TX
42 years experience

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Colleyville, TX

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5203 Heritage Ave., Colleyville, TX
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Preventive Medicine

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English

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34 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Probably: The answer really depends on if you are eating correctly, exercising adequately but not excessively, and if you are feeling good. Everyone should main... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
More info needed: An abnormal pap smear can mean many things. One would have to know what the specifics of the pap smear were to help answer your question. Plus, a pap ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes: Most of the time, the long term effects of breast enhancement include a boost of self esteem and self confidence in women, which is a good thing. Howe... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Reduced fertility: Being obese has been shown to be a factor to reduced your chances of getting pregnant. Since being overweight also decreases your health, one should l... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Short term: Weight loss pills, such as phentermine, can be used only for a short period of time, e.g. A few weeks. They decrease appetite and work well short term... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Very safe: Tumescent liposuction performed while awake is very safe. If one avoids general anesthesia, risks are minimized. Deaths are extremely rate with this t... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes: Endometrial cancer is an estrogen sensitive cancer and grows faster when estrogen is present within the body. When one is overweight, the extra fat ce... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Absolutely YES: Preventive medicine is always the best. Certainly maintaining appropriate weight and exercise is a given, but also making sure you embrace the benefit... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Long time: If you mean interstitial cystitis (ic), most people have this problem for years. It can come and go, or it can be a chronic problem that is very debil... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Bleeding: After Implanon is inserted under the skin, most women complain of irregular bleeding. Even the company's literature states a 70% occurence of this irr... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Minimal with skill: Liposuction is one of the safest cosmetic procedures when performed by a skilled, trained cosmetic surgeon. Tumescent liposuction is the key, where th... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Try mental focusing: Anxiety is tough for many people. Meditation can help in some people, for it helps calm them and trains their mental focusing ability to relieve the a... Read More
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Tough love: Codependency is one of the biggest problems with heavy drinkers, especially alcoholics. Those around him/her should recognize these traits and make a ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Progressive: Osteopenia is a slight decrease in bone mass. This can progress to osteoporosis if not prevented early. Osteoporosis is significant bone mass decrease... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Possibly soon: Feeling tired can be caused by multiple medical problems and low back pain may simply be a symptom of the condition. If this continues and it is a con... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes, maybe: An Aspirin a day can benefit men over the long run to decrease heart disease. In women, long term usage is less effective. If you take a lot of aspiri... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
As you like them: My usual response to this question with my patients is that breast augmentation lasts as long as you like them. I have patients who have had implants ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Overweight people: Being overweight, but especially obesity increases your risk of developing diabetes. To decrease your risk, shed the extra weight and then maintain a ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes: Normally, the defribrillator implant is high on the chest wall, away from where the implants would be inserted. Thus, implants may be inserted within ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Sort of: Liposuction should never be considered as a weight loss procedure. Only a few pounds of fat are removed with liposuction. It is a body contouring proc... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Exercise: Just need to eat well, especially a lot of lean meat, and exercise big time. Lots of crunches!
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Lifestyle changes: When you day "diet", I am assuming you want to either reduce your weight or maintain a good healthy weight. This entails lifestyle habits to eat the p... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Probably not: Applying oil to the penis theoretically should not cause a problem. Another suggestions would be coconut oil.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Eliminate foods: Start eliminating foods with high potential for allergies. These incloude wheat products, primarily gluten foods, milk and dairy products such as chee... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Prevent constipation: What's wrong with fiber? You should be ingesting lots of fiber if you're having problems with BMs. I suggest something like Metamucil 1 tbsp daily mix... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Possibly: Gynecomastia normally refers to an increase in glandular tissue. However, extra fat can also deposit within the breasts, especially when someone is ov... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes, maybe: Fat transfer to the breasts will give you a mild increase in breast size, say one cup size. However, repeated transfers can increase it several cup si... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Absolutely: Love handles, also called muffin tops, are very effectively treated with liposuction. These bulges of fat just won't go away in many people, despite t... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Lipo is common: Liposuction is one of the most common cosmetic surgeries performed on men. Common areas include liposuction of the breasts, abdomen and flanks. Men ca... Read More
A 72-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Low glycemic diet: Instead of thinking in terms of the amount of sugar you should intake, think of ingested a low glycemic diet. There are lots of websites that tell you... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Too much: No one wants their lifetime shortened, so anything we can do for ourselves to help us live a long life with good quality is important. The number one ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes and No: If you want to remove fat cells, liposuction is the method of choice. If you want to lose overall body weight, a good weight loss program is needed. A... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Most of the time: We have used spanx after liposuction with very good results. One must make sure that they don't wrinkle, especially on the abdomen, which can cause de... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
Yes, with a plan: Diet pills do work to decrease your appetite, resulting in less food eaten and weight loss. However, you must do a weight loss plan at the same time. ... Read More

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Jun 4, 2013
Dr. True is an exceptionally talented physician with a great attitude both toward his patients and his profession. Highly recommended. Holt Daniel, M.D.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. True is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. True is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Globally, more obese women - younger ladies getting EC now. Fact ?
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thank u dr. i think it might be related to my nightless sleep due to my work.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nevada School of Medicine, NV
Graduated 1980MD
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