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Dr. Thomas Riney

Pediatrics
Gulf Breeze, FL
38 years experience male

Locations

Office

Gulf Breeze, FL

Address

Santa Rosa County Health Department, highway 98 midway acros from zoo, Gulf Breeze, FL
Directions

About

Bio

Dr. Riney has been taking care of children since 1982. Over 30 years of hands on experience teaching other doctors how to care for children and their parents. He is happy to help out anyone with a child with adhd or other developmental delays.

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.

Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

394 Answers
46 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Many kinds of intell: Iq is just one way to measure intelligence. You may have a lower than average iq and still be quite successful in life.
A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Many variations: As develoopment occurs, slight asymmetry is normal, don't worry.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Spinal tap or ct: Or mri.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Ppd does not: Not sure about bcg, but doubtful.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
No: Don't worry unless it persists.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Yes: Scores of different products, try whichever one your board certified OB reccommends.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Probably: As long as you don't eat more than once a week.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
May be carrier: Have nasal culture obtained after you quit smoking.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Each twin kicks: The normal amount that a singleton does.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Vaginal ph can chang: From hormones, lack of exercise, high weight, sugary drinks.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Be patient: Speak to another woman that you trust and move out of the country.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
If just breastfed,: Not a problem, her ultimate weight is determined/ predicted by her parents bmi and lifestyle.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
try otc antifungal: If no improvement after 2 wks try hydrocortisone, then to gyn doc if persists.
A male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
No should be fine: Thanks to herd immunity if you live in a nonendemic country.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Eat healthy: Exercise, don't smoke or drink alcohol or take drugs.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Avoid spicey foods: Caffeine containing beverages , tomatos have a little more acid.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Body's reaction: To the infection, not specific to the type of virus your daughter was exposed to.
A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Syndrome of: Underdeveloped kidneys and lungs often leading to very ill infant.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Only if symptoms : Persist or develops a fever, bad breath, or rash. No hurry to treat a strep throat, as it takes weeks to develop glomerulonephritis or rheumatic fever... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Asthma common: Gerd less so, you can have an expensive test done by a pulmonologist. Reflux is a possible cause of asthma type symptoms.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Get sleepy: For a few days , takes a while to work on depression.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
If wax was hard: Can stick to wall and bleed, you can avoid this by using mineral oil or olive oil for 3days prior to next visit.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
No: She will be fine, don't worry about alignment at this tender age.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Doctor tells you: Or ultrasound.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Myoclonic jerks : Can happen when falling asleep, consider being checked for sleep apnea or seizures if the bites are on the sides of your toungue.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Infor availiable: Slight increase was undoubtably explained to you, check your contract. Birth defects also can occur in non ivf kids as well as learning disabilities.... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
True, it is one way : To bring out recessive genes . So many people are related in iceland that they "have an app for that".
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Wean pacifier: Starting at 12 months , take the pacifier away from the child while awake and gradually work on teaching him to use a different transitional object at... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Varicose veins: Hard to prevent unless you used special stockings, can be addressed after delivery.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Sleep is good: Try exercising after dinner, the endorphin release will keep you awake at least one or two hours after you finish.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
1 or two days: After the bleeding has stopped, the body will heal from within and push most of the pebbles and dirt to the surface.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Not normal: Can develop from overstimulation of the nipples, medication side effects that increase prolactin levels, or a pituitary adenoma.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Depends: On how long ago it happened. If more than a day, too late , if it just happened and there is a blood accumulation under the nail, your doctor can dril... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Probably: If he is back to normal activity, he should be okay, make sure your pediatric cardiologist explains everything to you.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Vasoldilator: Nitroglycerin makes the blood vessels dilate everywhere, not just in your heart, so blood pools away from the brain, causing dizziness, ask your cardi... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Rarely: My own daughter went through a phase of excessive hand washing at age 3 , and she is now a well adjusted 16 year old, most likely a transient phase.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Let him have fun: Focusing on one sport at such an early age is a surefire way to get the child to hate that sport. Make sure you play different sports throughout the ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Pears: Have the highest fiber content and are quite good for you.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Temperature change: Can be caused by cool weather or air conditioning in sensitive people, ask your doctor if you have raynaud syndrome, smoking will make these symtoms w... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Daily multivitamin: Take one a day with iron, generic brand is fine.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Miscarriage: It would not be unusual to pass a large clot of tissue after such a tragic event. Make sure she does not have a fever or increasing abdominal tendern... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Depends: If they were nasal steroids, i would not worry since the dose is one two hundredth of the oral steroids. It also depends on how long the steroids were... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Abscess: Warm soaks will help bring the enclosed puss to a head, but this should be evaluated by a physician as sometimes this can spread or need minor surgica... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
IUGR: Intrauterine growth retardation can be caused by decreased blood flow to the placenta. Asymmetric iugr has a better prognosis than symmetrical iugr, b... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Get a urine test: Free at your local health dept , inexpensive at your local grocery or pharmacy or walmart.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
No: Consitant sleep hygeine practices will give you the sleep you need, it will seldom be found in a pill.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Unlikely: Although you may consider rotating your daily allergy med among several subgroups availiable.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Same as adults: The leads are smaller but in the same locations.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Riney is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Riney is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank You! I am now really really scared to leave my lil girl , I don't want her to feel any type of guilt for my attem
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Ok thank you i was just curious :) my iq is a bit above average so that's ok i guess
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! when is supposed to be overdosed of caffeine together with cetirizine

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Loma Linda University School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1984MD

Awards

Golden Apple Award, High Honors Graduate
Most Influential, First Place, Pensacola, FL - Winter
2013
Top Pediatrician, First Place, Pensacola, FL - Winter
2013
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