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Dr. Soroosh Armandi

Anti-Aging Medicine
Rancho Palos verdes, CA
18 years experience female

Locations

Office

Rancho Palos verdes, CA

Address

31244 Palos verdes drive west #231, Rancho Palos verdes, CA
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Specialties
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Anti-Aging Medicine

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

97 Answers
122 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Female?: Females please note that if youre trying to achieve washboard abs, your bodyfat needs to be very low. As a result, you may stop having periods! this... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
No: What you could do is contact the manufacturer. Show them proof that you were legitimately on this medication and quite often they can mail you sample... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Yes and no: If you had radiation and or chemo, it may have done permanent damage to your ability to make viable sperm! if no significant damage was done and you h... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Great question: I looked up pathophysiology of hashimotos and it states that its poorly understood. Maybe a pathologist can help answering this question. My guess w... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Recent labs?: By dead thyroid are you referring to a non-functioning thyroid? If so, what is your diagnosis? Thirdly, sometimes your TSH could be normal and your fr... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Depends: If you're on an extremely low carb diet, meaning less than 50g of carbs a day, then your body after a certain amount of time can go into a ketotic sta... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) is the brand name and Acetaminophen is the generic name!
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A member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Tumor marker: You must be referring to a particular tumor marker! tumor markers are used to track the progress of certain cancers. If your number has gone down to... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Raynauds: You may have what's known as raynauds phenomenon. It is usually associated with autoimmune diseases. It is best to see your primary care physician an... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Probably: If you already have problems with blood pressure then yes! we recommend a 2 gram sodium diet for patients with BP problems. The average american cons... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Insurance?: Let me guess, your insurance company needs to know before it'll approve your testosterone. For men both lh and FSH reference range are 2-18. You need... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
1000?: 1000 is a really high level of triglycerides. If you have isolated high levels of triglycerides, meaning your LDL and HDL are ok then a statin is not... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Maybe: If you don't have tooth problems, it would be one of the last things in mind as far as dizziness goes.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Blood clot?: It could be a blood clot. Otherwise known as deep venous thrombosis. Or it could be something benign like a baker's cyst. Especially you're pregnant... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Liver damage: Eyes are yellow due to elevated bilirubin, which is a compound normally broken down by a healthy liver! when the liver starts failing bilirubin build... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Bodybuilding?: Dont do either of those. Cytomel (liothyronine) will throw your thyroid panel off and you maybe on it for the rest of your life. Dont mess with your ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Squats: Theres nothing as effective as squats! there are different types of squats! front squats, hack squats, standard squats with barbells! some like to use... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
?: How do you know your heart is having spasms?
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Interesting: Sounds like eosinophilic pneumonia or pulmonary eosinophilia! has he tried corticosteroids by mouth? Like prednisone? Im interested to see what the ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Good question: The new consensus on BP regimen is to take BP meds prior to sleep. Simply due to the fact that most cardiovascular events occur around dawn. I sug... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Symptoms?: Tsh alone is not diagnostic. Besides your TSH is not high, its close to cut off. Illness, meds, and stress can make TSH abnormal, however, your thyroi... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Dont do prohormones: Prohormones are not studied enough to know what the long term side effects are. The most potent form of an androgenic hormone is dihydrotestosterone!... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Minerals: You must have ample potassium, calcium, magnesium, sodium, manganese and zinc for muscles to contract and relax properly! if your diet is deficient i... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Most likely: Depending on your synthroid (thyroxine) dosage and degree of the lack of your own bodys thyroid hormones. Coming off synthroid (thyroxine) abruptly c... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Melatonin: Try 3mg of melatonin first. Good sleep hygiene, go to bed early and wake up early. No napping during the day. Engage in exercise so it will tire yo... Read More
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A 64-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Nature?: Not sure if you're asking whether how severe your arthritis is or what caused it? Most neck arthritis are caused by osteoarthritis, you don't need fa... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Classic migraines?: It has been shown that patients with classic migraines are twice as likey to have a stroke as patients without! this being said, tbi has many complica... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Mono: Patients misdiagnosed with strep throat when the case is mono, and are given Amoxicillin develop a rash. Is this your case?
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A member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: Its cleared through kidneys and liver but dosage needs adjustment, if on dialysis, sorry, can't take it!
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Doubt it!: If the gallstones are confined to the gallbladder and there is no structural damage to the gallbladder, such as gb rupture or gallstone travelling dow... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Severity?: If its the worst headache of her life, then she definitely needs to be evaluated for a bleed in the brain. Go to the nearest er and they will cat sca... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
DSM IV defintion: A discrete period of intense fear or discomfort, in which four (or more) of the following symptoms developed abruptly and reached a peak within 10 min... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Why gain weight?: Ensure plus is for elderly that don't eat enough. What's making you think that you need to gain weight? Your bmi is normal. Why don't you increase go... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Lift weights: Lift weights and good nutrition! no other way.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Controversial: This is a topic that i dont think there is a straightforward answer for! a vegetarian diet can be healthy because you lower your saturated fat intake ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
How high?: Anyone can have a heart attack, not necessarily from high bp!
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
No: One cup shouldnt hurt you! there are studies that show increased caffeine is associated with am cortisol levels, but i'd doubt a cup a day wil hurt y... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Research: Definitely do your research before you make such a brave move. Find online forums and see what other patients say and their experiences. Remember, n... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Great question: If i had a magic method, i would be a billionaire. A lot of scammers have made millions from these types of claims. You must have a low body fat to ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
No: Intestinal parasites are not part of general blood work. You need to give a stool sample.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Fibro not a disease: You need find out what's causing your symptoms. Effexor and Lyrica (pregabalin) are just increasing your threshold for tolerance and masking your sym... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
95%: The sooner its taken the higher the efficacy. Under 24 hours -95% effective, within 72 hours, 89% effective.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: There are no contraindications to vitamin d supplementation while on chemotherapy. There are vitamin d receptors found in breast tissue. Vitamin d ha... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
No!: Theres different form of arthritis. Most commonly osteoarthritis. Lupus is an autoimmune disease! can a patient have both lupus and osteoarthritis ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Maybe: The last two are not diseases! fibromyalgia is diagnosed by having tender points on certain parts of your body. Cfs is still unclear, patient compl... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Maybe: A lot of auto-immune diseases maybe misdiagnosed with these antibody testings that are not definitive and do not fit the picturei if the test was ran... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Probably AM: If you exercise at night, you're going to release endorphins that may keep you awake. Although everyones different. There are certain people that hi... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Fibromyalgia: Heres the thing about fibro: its not a disease, its a subset of symptoms defined as a disorder. Your pain doc doesn't believe in fibro, ok, but you'r... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Depends: Are you pro, amateur, or just recreational? A pro martial artist, such as a ufc fighter will most likely engage in intense anaerobic and aerobic exer... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
Anti-Aging Medicine 18 years experience
Common: Alcohol can act as a laxative! how much are you drinking?
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Testimonials
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Jan 30, 2012
diagnosed the condition of patient from only question that i put. xcellent doc
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Armandi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Armandi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Granted that <150 is desirable, anted to know significance to health in range of 350. Example: is high LDL 3Xs worse than 350 trigs? I want to know relative significance to leaving higher trigs "untr...Read More
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Thank you for your response. I've had muscle pain/spasms around lower ribs and abdomen. I went to see an orthopedic doctor who initially said I had costochondris. I've had those symptoms for 4 months....Read More
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Thank-You ! Yes I've noticed when I drank 4 glasses of milk a day I've felt too full. I feel better when I replace green tea with milk but I also don't want to lose weight.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, CA
Graduated 2005MD

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