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Dr. Anthony Starpoli

Gastroenterology
Holtsville, NY
36 years experience

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Gastroenterology

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English

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Starpoli
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Cancer: This exam also known as a partial colonoscopy can find cancer and polyp growths of the colon and rectum. The exam is limited to the left side of the ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Starpoli
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Domperidone: There are few medicines available that speed up gastric emptying. Domperidone is the most useful and is not available for sale in the USA. Metoclopr... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Starpoli
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Domperidone: Domperidone is a dopamine agonist and can not be bought in the USA. Two side effects include depression and lactation.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Starpoli
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Resolves on its own: Most food borne illnesses resolve spontaneously within 24-48 hours. Hydration becomes the biggest concern.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Starpoli
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Instability: The blood sugars may wax and wane as the food stuffs do not travel out in a regular fashion. Better glucose control can improve gastroparesis.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Starpoli
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Nausea and vomiting: Gastroparesis is a delay in the emptying of the stomach contents into the small intestine. Patients will feel full early when they begin eating. The... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Starpoli is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Starpoli is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Domperidone has been only medication to help. Only by compounding Rx
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1986MD
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