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Dr. Videh Mahajan

Internal Medicine
Coon Rapids, MN
26 years experience male

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Internal Medicine

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English

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Back: A lot of thing can potentially cause these symptms. More common are disc prolapse or spinal stenosis.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Tomato: Depends on the severity of the allergies.
A 21-year-old female asked:
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Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Food poisoning: Food poisoning typically resolves spontaneously as long as you can keep hydrated and there are no warning signs (fever or blood in the stools etc).
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Sore throat: Needs more clinical information and should be evaluated.
A female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Ear pain: This potentially could lead to otitis externa. Have it checked out if its not improving.
A member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Tongue: Cleaning your tongue is a good oral hygiene. You can pick the type which suits the best.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Low GI: A low GI food means that it takes a while to absorb and typically does not increase your blood glucose that fast.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Glucose: The numbers you quoted are not really concerning. The glucose typically rises if you stay fasting for a long period of time since you liver start conv... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Hot: Localized increase in temperature may represent localized infection called cellulitis. Seek medical attention
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Low WBC: Iall depends on your associated medical issues or any medications your are taking. Could be benign or somthing more significant. Needs further evaluat... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Reaction: It should be checked out. You should seek medical attention.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Sleep: It could be due to a number of things. More commonly (but less diagnosed) is sleep apnea.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
BP: BP typically fluctuates all day depending on your activities.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Shoulder pain: Could be as simple as muskuloskeletal or something more significant related to heart. Needs further evaluation.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Tapering of benzos: It is not difficult. However it should be discussed with your prescribing physician.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
LAP: Could be due to enlarged lymph nodes, if you have some sort of upper respiratory infection. If it does not resolve in timely manner, seek medical atte... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Toe nail: Treatment of toenail fungus is almost always cosmetic (medically not necessary).
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Cold: It depends on other chronic medical problems. Allergies could also pay a role and may cause very similar symptoms.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Tight throat: Could due to several conditions. More worrisone would be anaphylaxis which could be life threatening. If you started a new medication, seek medical he... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Pneumothorax: Folks with copd/emphysema are more prone to get spontaneous pneumothorax.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Cholesterol: Simple fasting lipid panel which is a blood test.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Cauda equina: I think you are experiencing saddle anesthesia which is a surgical emergency. Needs immediate emergency evaluation.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Eye: Inflammation of eyelids. More common cause is seborrhea. Anti dandruff shampoos would help.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Weight loss: Diet and exercise with net negative calorie intake.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Palpitations: It depends on how much did you drink.If it happens without drinking coffee then it should be evaluated.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Dysphagia: Fullness, chest discomfort, "somethinng stuck in the chest" are a few of the symptoms.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
HS: Hereditary spherocytosis. Spleen causes destruction of rbcs which are spherical in shape in this disease and hence spleen needs to be taken out.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Heart transplant: Its always a cadaver. There are certain hla typing that needs to be matched.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Platelets: Blood celss help with clotting.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Leg weakness: Could be claudication, a serious symptom pf pad. Needs further evaluation.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Diarrhea: There shouldn't be. May want to see if there is correlation with diet. O/w it should be further evaluated.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Foot pain: Dozens of possibilities. Depends on your medical history and medical problems, if any.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Biceps: Do more exercises on the left side.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Jaw pain: Its one of the problems which can cause jaw pain.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Head trauma: Certainly. If you hit hard enough, it cause bleeding inside your head.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Hydrocele: It depends on the cause of hydrocele. If it does not resolve spontaneously, it needs surgical intervention.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Cut: Depends on how dirty and deep is the cut.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
LAP: Could be as simple as as reactive lap or some thing more serious as lymphoma.
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Migraine: Actually cluster headache is different than migraine.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
TENS: Tens stands for "transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation". There are no significant studies to back up its regular use. However its use on individ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Blue skin: Caould be due to raynaud's if its affecting your fingers.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Back pain: Its available otc. Your doctor does not have to prescribe it. It can be tried to see if its helpful.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Disorder: It depends if the disorder is autosomal or sex linked. Further it depends on if it is autosomal dominant or recessive.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Checkup: As advised by your physician. Typically if you are healthy and have no medical issues, then once a year.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Medications: Contact a county social worker who can help find different programs available to you.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Water: You should drink adequate water that is needed to quench your thirst. Drinking more than what you needed can certainly put your health in jeopardy inc... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Pancreatitis.: Treatment is to fix the cause causing pancreatitis. Removal of gall badder if it is due to gall stones or stop drinking alcohol if due to alcohol.
A 75-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Itching: Phlebitis means inflammation of superficial veins which may or may not be associated with itching.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Ear: Could be as simple as ear wax to more concerning as otitis media or externa. Needs evaluation.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Mahajan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mahajan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Feb 4, 2012
very helpful information
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TI have had CT Pancreas Angiography after Ultrasounds, No Stones just enlarged duct, The surgeon said he noted it during the op and that would cause pain everytime bile is released, they just gave me ...Read More
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Thanks for your quick reply! I have been to get it checked out and had blood works and the only thing that I'm being told is it could be IBS? Tablets for IBS havenhelped
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Well explained Dr. Mahajan. I appreciate you taking the time to address my concerns. Sincerely, James

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences Guru Govind Singh Medical College, India
Graduated 1996MD

Awards

Most Influential, First Place, Iowa - Winter
2013
Top General Internist, First Place, Iowa - Winter
2013
Top General Internist, First Place, Iowa - Summer
2013
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