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Dr. Philip Rosenblum

Family Medicine
Thornton, CO
29 years experience male

Locations

Arbor Family Medicine

Thornton, CO

Address

3655 E 104th Ave, Thornton, CO
Directions

Fax

3034534994

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Cigna

Golden Rule Insurance Company

Great-West Healthcare

Humana Insurance Company

PHP

Rocky Mountain Health Plan

United HealthCare Insurance Company

USAA Insurance

Arbor Family Medicine

Westminster, CO

About

Bio

Over 20 years in private practice All ages and history Obstetrics and Well Child care Accepting Medicare Electronic health records, Radiology on site Certified for excellence in Diabetes, Heart disease and stroke

Specialties
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Family Medicine

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349 Answers
122 Agrees
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
See your doctor soon: Sounds like you may be on too high a dose of medication or something else is going on. Get in to see your doctor as soon as you can. Bring your blood ... Read More
A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
No. Call the doctor.: You can ask them to substitute a liquid version of the same medication, but don't substitute another medication on your own.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
How much cheating?: "cheating" on a diet doesn't mean that you've gone back to all of your bad habits and are eating the same volume or the same calories as before. You s... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
No: Board certification for any medical speciality requires a 4 year college degree, a medical degree (which is an md or do), then completion of an accred... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Get a new PCP: Many ob/gyn groups in will advise a first visit around 10 weeks from your lmp, so that's quite a way off, if like most women you've tested within days... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Looks like it: Maracuya is another name for passionfruit. It's a healthy diet choice, very sweet with a high water content, rich in vitamins and antioxidants. Its ma... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Go to Emergency Rm: There's no way to know what that staple is going to do, but it needs to be followed. You should go to the er or your doctor for an evaluation. They wi... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
PCOS?: Are you asking about poly cystic ovary syndrome, and had a typo?Pcos is a complex condition of irregular periods, often without ovulation. It usually ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Autonomic symptoms: It is common to experience involuntary actions such as excessive salivation, loss of bowel or bladder control during a generalized, or "tonic-clonic" ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Causing a rash?: The simple answer is that we don't know how it works. The combination of mononucleosis and Amoxicillin causes a rash in a significant minority of pati... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
But it's working...: Congratulations! you've found a medication that is reducing you're cholesterol, significantly reducing your risk of heart disease, peripheral vascula... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
See a doctor: If your little girl has a UTI she needs to be evaluated and treated medically. For prevention you can pick any of a number of approaches to prevent a ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Take pregnancy test: But pregnancy does not cause fever, sore throat, or cough, or body aches. So if you have all of those and a positive pregnancy test then you could ha... Read More
A 79-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Swimming good 4 back: Swimming is a great exercise for back pain. It is one of the few traction exercises; at the same time you are pulling with your arms and strengthening... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Identical twins: Your twins are identical, they share the same genetic code because they came from the same fertilized egg. The fact that there are two amniotic sacs b... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
That's infection : No, cloudy urine with a foul smell is caused by infection until proven otherwise. See a doctor.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
No connection: I cannot connect your complaint of growling in your stomach with the hsv1 positive antibody test. I don't think there's a correlation. Sorry.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Why do you want that: Your question made it sound like you're think about damaging your ankle to have surgery. You don't want that, unless it's absolutely necessary. You ha... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Normal ovarian cyst: An ovarian follicle matures monthly during the menstrual cycle. As it does so, an egg is ripened and released into the tube. The "cyst" remains behind... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
DOC 5/1/12, LMP 4/12: Based on that 1st trimester ultrasound, you likely conceived around the 1st of may. Your last period should have been around the middle of april. Yo... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
BP medication. : Originally marketed under the trade name, avapro, (irbesartan) Irbesartan is now sold in generic form, produced by various manufacturers. It falls int... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
See a doctor: Rapid heartbeat can be a sign of anxiety, but more worrisome causes include thyroid disturbances, chemical imbalance in the blood, low blood counts, c... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Calm down: Palpitations are the sensation of a heavy heartbeat which follows a skipped or early heartbeat. These are often triggered by stimulants, which can inc... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Yes: The average menstrual period does last about 4-5 days. You are in the normal range.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Slow growing: The reason for the 10 year guideline for repeat colonoscopy after a normal study is, in fact, the slow growing nature and transformation of most colon... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Still possible: Timing sounds like an issue for you. Be sure to concentrate your efforts to get pregnant on the second week after your period starts. You should be ov... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Yes w/ every vitamin: You can get too much of anything, even water. While in the short term certain supplements may be helpful, you will correct a deficiency eventually. At... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Several possibilitie: Possibilities include:1) persisting stimulation (tell your partner to leave them alone) 2) certain hormones: the mini-pill, progesterone-only birth c... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Get them done: I will assume you've tried sitz baths, stool softeners, witch hazel, preparation h, etc. See your primary care about some prescription treatment and c... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Get them removed: Wisdom tooth pain is caused when there is no room for last row of teeth to settle into the mouth, and they put a squeeze on the adjacent teeth. You ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Some ideas: All opioid medication cause withdrawal symptoms if they are stopped quickly. The key is to reduce the dosage slowly, minimizing withdrawal symptoms. ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Dietary intolerance: You may have a food sensitivity causing your symptoms. A withdrawal diet of 1 week off of all forms of a food group might uncover the cause. The fir... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Core strengthening: Most treatment plans for back injuries begin with strengthening core (abdominal and lower back) muscle groups and increasing flexibility, particularly... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
No interaction : There is no reason to think that there would be a difference in absorption of either substance if taken together. However, of one of them gives you he... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Treat symptoms only: There is a small increase 4-6/10, 000 in risk of breast cancer, heart disease, and blood clots associated with hrt(hormone replacement therapy). On th... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Maybe, but...: Damage to the long thoracic nerve can cause winging of the scapula. This could potentially happen from a scapular or rib fracture, but as the nerve ru... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Pregnancy unlikely: By the 8th day after the missed period, you should be seeing a positive pregnancy test if you are, in fact, pregnant. I'm having trouble understandin... Read More
A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Unlikely: Fish oil is lipophilic, that is, it joins with other fats or oils when it disperses and forms a solution. Oils are absorbed in that form. The fat solu... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Olecranon bursitis: The olcranon process is the back of the hunge joint at the elbow. A bursa is a sac that sits over the outside of a joint to cushion the soft tissues f... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
72 hours: I advise most patients that it takes about 72 hours for a cortisone shot to "kick in, " to have the desired effect and begin to reduce the pain or dis... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
10-14 days: Counting the first day of the period as day #1, most women ovulate between day #10 and 14. Maximal sperm production occurs when you are having sex abo... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
It doesn't: Although high blood pressure is a risk factor for coronary heart disease, there is no evidence that there is an acute rise in blood pressure prior to ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Lab supplies this: The laboratory will supply the collection bottle required for that test. Do not use any other container.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Unlikely : Calcium as a mineral causes an increase in muscle tone and in excess can contribute to muscle spasm, headaches, and heartburn. Not a recipe for relaxa... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Violence 2' to fever: Delirium is what we'll referto as "waxing and waning mental status." someone will act normally or more like themselves one minute and 30 minutes later... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Live your life: At least part of your eating disorder was related to anxiety. That can return under very stressful conditions. For that reason, and for your general h... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Normal in toddlers: Stranger anxiety is a normal part of infant and toddler development as the baby begins to distinguish family members from people they don't see very o... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Depends: The pancreas is a gland in the back of the abdomen which produces enzymes to digest proteins, fats, and carbs. In pancreatitis, the enzymes start work... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Talk to your surgeon: You may have a pinched nerve or a healing nerve ending causing the pain, but your surgeon should be aware of any unusual symptoms after a procedure.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Medicine and therapy: A physiatrist, or rehabilitation medicine physician is a doctor who deals with evaluation and treatment of, and recovery from, disability. (s)he can p... Read More

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Apr 12, 2013
Intelligent, quality opinions and answers to questions.
Jan 26, 2015
Great doc!
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Dec 19, 2011
Very smart answer and helped me narrow down to very potential diagnosis! Impressive! Would recommend him to friends in CO! toda!
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It's perplexing, fascinating and oh so painful. Facinating because pressure points on neck and shoulders can ease pain as soon as removed, it's excrutiating. Perplexing because it always starts in nec...Read More
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thank you for taking the time. i am 31 and feeling side effects. i workout a lot and the hogh iron & low-t are killing me. i live in northeastern pa if you no and docs. i want keep my youth and feel b...Read More
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I truly was strength training, I thibk the weakness was my diet. Keeping a food diary now. It occurs to me I should have mentioned I'm obese. Anyway, I feel great for it! :) Thanks for the info!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY
Graduated 1993MD

Residency

MAIN LINE HOSPITAL BRYN MAWR CAMPUS

Residency

PENNSYLVANIA HOSP OF THE UNIV OF PA HEALTH SYS

Awards

Attested to Meaningful Use of Electronic Medical Records
NCQA Certified in Cardiovascular disease and Stroke
Recertified for Excellence in Diabetes Care 2009, 2012

Affiliations

Colorado Academy of Family Medicine
American Academy Family Physicians
American Medical Association
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