Dr. Thomas Riney

Pediatrics
Gulf Breeze, FL
39 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
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Roseola: Common viral illness, many children can have it and not develop the rash, it is a common cause of febrile seizures in toddlers and is not usually worr... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
One in four chance: Of child with ss dz, can get genetic counceling and amnio if get pregnant to see if the fetus has ss dz.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Change brands: Multiple diff combinations exist, free at your health dept. Consider iud.
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Online test: For depression would be a good start. Take results to your doctor.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
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Pediatrics 39 years experience
Constipation : Not related to the ovarian cyst, increase fiber and exercise and drink 8 glasses of water a day.
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A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Not needed: Probably not harmful, but why take a chance, no known benefit from doing this or it would have been commercially developed already.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Keep appt with : Your high risk OB specialist. Ask which type of spina bifida you have, most of your issues can be handled at the local children's hospital.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Any over the counter: Multivitamin is fine. Puberty certainly may cause increase in aggressiveness since there is a surge of hormones, some mds may suggest Lexapro (escita... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Yes: Unless you are having painful gas.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Left side : Any position you feel lets you relax the most.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
fat baby is healthy: Dont add solids till 6m if worried, keep taking your prenatals as long as you breast feed and supplement baby with adc vits drops. He weighs as much a... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
possibly if vigouous: Leg strokes used, won't cause damage other than pain, rest, no need for mri.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Will take a while to: Readjust , probably withdrawal bleeding, you can get checked for anemia at your local health dept for free.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Give fluids by mouth: Every 15 min, child needs to pee at least 2 or 3 times today.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Possible: But unlikely , next time use protection.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
alot of meds: For a 19 Y.O. Have your family practice doc/review and decrease number of meds.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Ssri?: Can cause diarrhea for a while, so wait a few wks for it to go away.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
leave the room: Unless physical harm is imminent.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Condom?: Get checked out at your local health dept if no resolution in 3 days, always better to wait till you are a 21 yo with a good income before having chil... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
No: Unless your airway is compromised.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Warm bath 45 min: Get hair wet, let drip dry, if no improvement, call your board certified pediatrician. Hopefully all her shots are up to date. If not, go to er.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
no: Don't buy into the unrealistic images of women in media, eat less fried food, no colas, exercise 1 hr per day.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
I would think so: Try adding a multivitamin with iron to your diet.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Warm bath 25 min for: Fever. This is normal after immunizations which will protect her. As long as she makes good eye contact with you , she will be fine. Too much Motrin ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
if constipated: Otherwise not needed, won't hurt child if small amount. Would wait till over one yr.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
No: You should get checked for bacterial vaginosis with a pelvic exam.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Unlikely if he: Is taking a childrens multivitamin, ask your board certified pediatrician.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Fever and rash: When combined always need to be seen by a board certified pediatrician.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Rest, heat: Motrin and core strengthening regimine.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Not needed: Until age 14 for extra calcium.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Patience is a virtue: No symptoms , don't worry, vasoline for 3days will help.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Possible but work: On eradicating nasal carriage from mom and dad, most likely source. Not usually from carpet, but from smoking parents.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Possible: If overusing, best tx for a fever is a long warm bath.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Fructose: Will work in15 minutes.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Yes: As long as you follow correct dosing.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Don't worry: Probably normal white cells protecting you from infection or allergy.
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A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Check for infection : Your peds can tell if vaginitis or normal masturbation.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Unlikely but possibl: Need eval if persists.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Increase fiber: Pears are the best if she does not like prunes.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Not worrisome: Variability in period length is common.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Breast milk: On demand, no other food needed other than vits.
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A male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Allergic children: Often have a morning cough due to post nasal drip from allergic rhinitis or reactive airway disease (asthma).
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Possible: Could also be new infection, call your board certified gastroenterologist, not his pa.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Not if she uses: Protection to prevent pregnancy.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
yes it most likely: Is exercise induced asthma, but you may just be out of shape or a smoker.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Yes: You could still be a carrier, get nasal test after you quit smoking.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
No miracle pills: Must walk 60 min every day minimum the rest of your life.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Long lasting: Can be 18m max to return to normal, don't worry, get alot of sleep and repeat ebv titers in 3months.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Once a day is odd: If still smiling, make a routine apt with your board certified pediatrician.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Phsical exam/timing: Should not be a problem unless mom had chickenpox 4 days before or 4 days after giving birth/\.
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Testimonials
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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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