Dr. Eddie Nakhuda

Geriatrics
Lutherville, MD
56 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 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Memory loss: Earliest is memory loss-often detected by close family member & not even physicians unless a minimental testi s performed personality changes, withdr... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Not necessarily: There are studies indicating heriditary as a risk factor for alziehmers.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
No: More aware & index of suspicion higher & more frequently diagnosed.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Satisfaction: Satisfaction & also preservation of finances.Perhaps more in the next life.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Not until later: Wearing inappropriate clothing, poor grooming , improper use of makeup & personality changes.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Depends on your beli: It is legal in some states.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Depends: Dysphagia risks is aspiration pneumonia & if nutrition can be maintained with adequate intake it helps but does not prevent the aspiration or reverse ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Yes: Yes-curently there are medications approved by the fda for ad however effectiveness & duration of activity varies since we are still not sure of def... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Exercise etc: Keeping the patient active during the day, keeping the lights on & a warm glass of milk-(melatonin) initially may be worth a try before drugs.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Poor prognosis: 93yrs with stroke obviously is poor prognosis but depending on premorbid functional status rehab may help.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Early: The earlier the better when they are being realistic of their decisions also having a power of attorny & knowing their wishes frequently helpful.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Everything: Companion, nurse, psychosocial support, physical assistance & very often victim of accusations.Different diseass create different risks .Join a suppor... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Care & comfort: These days most people enter the nursing homes when they cannot function physically in the community or have become a safety risk to themselves or the... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Visit website: Visit website for nursing homes as well as state agency.There is a rating system.Also visit unannounced to be able to assess the staff & enviorement.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Patients & trial: Remove dietary restrictions, frequent feedings, finger foods & preferred menus should help.Appetite stimulants not generally helpful.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Labs: Will need urine and lab tests.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Respite: Take abreak, watch a funny movie, exercise & do some things that you enjoy.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Non specific: Eeg is a recording of the electrical activity of the brain just like a ekg of the heart.It could show abnormalities but rarely specific for the diseas... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Depends: Generally around 80% of surface area as well as depth of burn as well as areas involved would be determining.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Yes: Especially if they remain in practice or active in community.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Doubt: Possible depending upon site of stroke & perception.Need to be more specific.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Depends: If you are over 65 & no longer working medicare can become your primary insurance assuming you are eligible under 65 you may qualify if you are disa... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Talk to md: Informed consent gives you the right to ask questions usually low risk but not risk free your underlying condition also important.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Depends upon locatio: Round worms and hook worms are fairly common in the south check your communicable disease web site.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Hydration: Good nutrition, hydration & preventive skin care like moisturisers etc can also help.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Yes: There is an increased incidence of cataracts in diabetics.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Dont know: Interesting i guess could go from complementing to contradicting each other.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Progress & cause: Dementia is brain failure & ad is the common cause followed by vascular , mixed etc with a small percentage of reversible like hypothyroid, pernicious... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Not aware: Perhaps you have lost your voice or just dont have the desire to verbally communicate.Stress can certainly do strange things.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
See your PCP: Could be abscess, hematoma etc
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
See Gyn: Could be lumph gland, abscess or even hernia
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Grow out: Unless infected I would just let it grow out & keep trimming
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Rubbing ?: Could still be allergic conjunctivitis from nocturnal exposure -Needs more infoirmation & examination partocularly when inflamed
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
See your PCP: Symptoms may be encountered in several circumstances ranging from simple & benign to more serious & complicated
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
No you need more: More closer opbservations & visits indicated
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 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
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Support: A lot of love, support, patience & forgiving.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
No: Dependingt on he patients disease & condition , many challenges you will face.Join a caregiver support group.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 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
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 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
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 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
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Parkinson symptoms: Parkinsonism symptoms caused by secondary factors especially drugs, post stroke etc & not responding to usual antipd medications.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Not sure: Confusion & delirium at night could be sundowning or exercebation of behaviour & psych symptoms at night ?
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 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
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Varies: With dialysis etc many years are possible.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Red wine : Red wine and grapes but you need plenty of it.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Quite common: Underlying malnutritions, medications, strophic gastritis &dietary preferences will play a role.Important to diagnose since it treatable easily.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Heridatary: Usually a familial trait at age 19.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Many reasons: Temporary confusion-delirium is a fairly common self resolving condition.There are many other causes -strokes, medications etc.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Geriatrics 56 years experience
Declining renal func: Creatinine clearance generally reflects kidney function.Depending upon the numbers severity can be estimated.
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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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