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Dr. Eddie Nakhuda

Geriatrics
Lutherville, MD
55 years experience

Locations

Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Lutherville, MD

Address

2300 Dulaney Valley Rd, Lutherville, MD
Directions

Fax

4102960734

About

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.

Geriatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

103 Answers
25 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Red wine : Red wine and grapes but you need plenty of it.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Intensity: Dysthymic patients are sad , unhappy & have no joy in life to a good instance but not as severe as majot depression hen pts will be totally wihdrawn, ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Hyperactive: Often hyperactive, delusional & hallucinating.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Unfortunately no: Essential tremors differ from parkinsons in that they often worsen with action & can be heriditary.Different drugs including beta blockers & anticonvu... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
No: Several approved drugs for treatment of ad with variable response but no preventive therapy with drugs.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Could be: See your doctor.She maybe having clinically recognised strokes or may have a different pathology.Step ladder progression is seen more in vascular dem... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Depends: Prompt medical care, antibiotics & fluid resuscitation has improved outcomes & cured many septic conditions.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
See your doctor: Could be several metabolic conditions as well as depression your family physician can help you improve your quality of life.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Doubt it: Will be very good if this happens & old people can be taken care of by their loved ones at home instead of nursing homes where many lose their dignity... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
American Geriatrics: There are several reliable informationsources among which are the american geriatrics society, alziehmers association & the departmentof geriatrics i... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Not necessarily: Rapid heartbeats & sweating can be very non specific & cause can ranged from panic attacks to hypoglycemia etc.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Unlikely: Exposure alone should not be a risk but if toxicity has occurred , the answer is unsure.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
No: Unfortunately it is a genetically acquired disease & at present there are no curative treatments.Hopefully in the future some genetic manipulation ma... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Enlarged prostate: Benign prostatic hypertrophy cause bladder out let obstruction & depending upon size & location- urinary symptoms frequency, urgency, hesitency etc oc... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Experience: Time, patient & accepting that no one is immortal always more difficult to deal with a young patients death than an older.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Not sure: Confusion & delirium at night could be sundowning or exercebation of behaviour & psych symptoms at night ?
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Parkinson symptoms: Parkinsonism symptoms caused by secondary factors especially drugs, post stroke etc & not responding to usual antipd medications.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Dont know: If the bed has a mechanism to turn the patient & change position every 2 hours then it would work since it requires 2 hrs or less of pressure to cre... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Frontal lobes: Frontotemporal dementia also previously known as picks disease affects primarily the frontal & temporal lobes & manifest with more pronounced intellec... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Support: A lot of love, support, patience & forgiving.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Ask: Choose proper time & moment & mention others like friends or family & try to get herfeeling & wishes.Mention cases where people did not have directive... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Variable: Minimal loss of sensation, minimal speech or vision impairment & memory disturbances are some of the subtle symptoms.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
No: Dependingt on he patients disease & condition , many challenges you will face.Join a caregiver support group.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Depends: Diagnosis & treatment considerations check with you pcp.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Aka delirium: Many acute illness may cause transient confusion & agitation i n the elderly especially post op also-most likely due to metabolic factors.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Peer pressure: Media along with family behaviour often influences teenagers.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Declining renal func: Creatinine clearance generally reflects kidney function.Depending upon the numbers severity can be estimated.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Many reasons: Temporary confusion-delirium is a fairly common self resolving condition.There are many other causes -strokes, medications etc.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Quite common: Underlying malnutritions, medications, strophic gastritis &dietary preferences will play a role.Important to diagnose since it treatable easily.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Heridatary: Usually a familial trait at age 19.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Varies: With dialysis etc many years are possible.
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Depends on context: Often difficult depending upon the stage of ad..Frequently patients placed in ltcf or alfs will pose this question frequently-best to be honest but re... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
See your PCP: Symptoms may be encountered in several circumstances ranging from simple & benign to more serious & complicated
A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
No you need more: More closer opbservations & visits indicated
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Not really: ANy recent evidence of bleeding -gut, urine etc Most likely nly require repeat blood cpounts in 4-6 wks
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
No one knows for sue: Sincehay fever is mostly self limiting- the remedies used must have included herbals as well as spells & chantings with variable results being produce... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Variable: Unless advanced-no obvious signs may be apparent advanced disease will produce signs & symptom of liver dysfunction-ascites, jaundice, encepohalopath... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Speech therapy: If unsuccessful - alternative methods of communication can be taught.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Pcp: Primary care physician who knows your family would be best option.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Depends on State: State and federal regs define the staff to resident ratios.From my own experience, these requirements are not always met due to several reasons partic... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Poor water drinking: Elderly have impaired thirst & also very often limit their intake of fluids to try to limit incontinence.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Underlying cause: Delirium is general a temporary state of altered behaviour the treatment is the underlying condition- infections, dehydration , pain etc many people... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Swallowing study: A speech & swallow evaluation by an ot usually followed by a dysphagia study.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Arythmia: Usually a terminal arrythmia related to metabolic status etc-hence the use of implanted diffibriltors.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
None: Many pressure beds have come & gone.Some are still used for treating pressure sores but as far as prevention a regular 2 hrs turning schedule along wi... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Check dentures: Very after dentures may be the cause .Also adequate fluid intake & oral hygiene will help.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Basically same: Usually stroke from clot refers to embolism-clot formed somewhere else & travelled to affected area. Ischaemia refers to gradual progressive closure o... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Not wise: If you indeed have a ministroke or tia-a prompt evaluation is required to prevent damage & more serious consequences.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 55 years experience
Anger: Anger & hostility often present with depressive features.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Nakhuda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Nakhuda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Words can not express the gratitude to these Doctors. But Thank You.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr.Nakhuda for your professional kind advice from England UK.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! How is someone genetically susceptible?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Institute of Medicine 1, Rangoon, Burma
Graduated 1967MD
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