Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan

Primary Care, Family Medicine
Thames, NZ
29 years experience female

Locations

TeKorowai Hauora o Kauraki

Thames

Address

210 Richmond Street , THAMES, Thames, NZ
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Blue Shield of California

Blue Cross of California

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

Medicare

STAT - MED Urgent Care

Concor, CA

TeKorowai Hauora o Kauraki

Thames

About

Bio

Graduated form Medical school in Prague , Czech Republic 1994 ( Charles University, Prague) , moved to US and completed Residency in 2004 ( Creighton University, Omaha, NE, and Mercy Family Residncy Program,Sacramento, CA) I work in private Family practice clinic and part time as a Hospitalist. I have 25 years old son and many hobbies as music, dance and spiritual pursuits. Married.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

Czech, Slovak

Doctor Q&A

392 Answers
193 Agrees
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Possibly: Historicaly legionella was 1st diagnosed in philladeplhia on a convention of legioners - mostly older people and some of them had been usisng habitual... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Physical therapy : unlikley heart probem. " pinched nerve" in neck and collar bone can be result of repetitive use as holding phone by chin, prolonged poor posture at wo... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Keep BP log : If you keep good log of home BP it’s important. In office is frequently more elevated . In your age I would target BP 120/80 or less ( max 135/85) Occ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Reaction to bandage?: After blood draw - most likley you had turnicket on arm and than area of needle puncture cleansed with alcohol or iodine desinfectat. Band aid is ver... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Likely not serious : Pop can be heard in knee just as stretch of ligaments - not necessarily injury or problem . If able to walk without pain , no swelling , no bruise o n... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Rectal bleed ...: Any blood form Rectum is NOT OK. Thera are several benign conditions whic can cuase rectal bleeding . Cloths and more havy bleeding can be " INTERNAL ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Normal temperature : Body tempterature vary with daytime and activities as well as environment.95.3- 98.5 F is normla range. Feeling cold may not be related to accual body... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
It’s very common : 15 weeks pregnancy baby is growing and has greater demands . Also may press on your aorta when laying on your back and it can make you lightheaded. Ma... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Yes but...: Most likley you will be ok. But sometimes head injuty like this can cause concussion. Watch for warngin symptoms - headache, mental slowness, vision c... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Ketorolac is NSIAD's and dosing depends on your kidney function , body weight . In general can be taken either orally or injection every 4-6 hours. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Get checked by MD : Leg pain especially after childbirth or pregnancy or sedentary lifestyle... can pose risk of DVT ( deep venous trombosis) . It’s very important to see... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
No worries “PPP” : If you have no pain it’s NOT herpes . If you have not been sexual active - unprotected - unlikely STD. Some man have such “ PPP” pearly penile papule ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Emergency Room : Your brother sustained sounds like serious poly trauma . Any symptoms you mentioned deserve rapid evaluation on emergency room . Rollout internal blee... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Fever is natural response of immune system to various infections. If fever is not over 101F( 38 C) it is no necessary take medication to lower it . Ke... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
IUD sometimes after insertion cause temporary discomfort. Not commonly as severe. It may be like strong period cramping due to uterus stimulation . ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
No , see clínic : Any Urgent Care can help you to be tested for COVID-19 Or get certificate for various purposes . You may search in your local area . In the meantime w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Can You be prehnant?: Are you on your schedule to have a period? Or is the bleeding random in between the cycle? Are you pregnant? Normla period can cause cramping and whe... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Intolaerance...: If you have abdominal pain and possibly bloating and diarrhe after milk , it could be lactose intolerance. Cramping in abdomen can simply be radiating... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Not necesserily..: Light spotting few days before period start fully is quite bnormal. Crams may precede period few days ahead. Keep track of your calander and if on pi... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Very complex questio: Wish to say a magic fix! depends how old are you, any chronic medical conditions or medications and most importantly how is your relationship? If you ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Depends: If patient is hospitalsied and pose the risk to itsself - as pull tubes, lines, fall.. than someitme physical restrain may be needed.It is last resort... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Yes: Epilepsy or a seizure disorder can happen in any age without brain injury for various reasons. Base for a seizure activity is an electrical impulse o... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Nerve injury...: Possible explanation of your persistent pain is injury of " posterior occipital nerve", branch from cervical spine supplying back of scalp with nerves... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Eating habits: If you suffer with hertburn or "gerd", prilosecbor similar is just a part of treatment . Avoid eating rich and spicy food especialyv2 h before bed. Co... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Sounds like allergy.: Puffy eyelid without any other symptoms could be allergic reaction to something in food, medication, environment etch... Pataday drops is used for a... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Vitamins do not help: Your condition is rare but serious and most likely you are by now taking prescription for " blood thinning"- warfarin or similar to it. It is preventi... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Intention is good bu: You definitely need to loose weight ! but drastic measures are not always sustainable for long time ! it is better to change totally your habits and c... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Contact your OBGYN: If you on bed rest due to pregnancy - obviously because of some risk ! Any bleeding , cramping ..etc . Please, consult your OB!!
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Yes: Exercise is very much encouraged since it helps control metabolism, contribute weight loss , mental well being etc. Combine with low carb diet may hel... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
See your doc soon!!!: Your symptoms may be sign if infectious process in gall bladder area or elsewhere ! fever, nausea , vomiting grand attention to be seen asap by medic... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Ignore: Set the goal! Set a plan. Stick to it. Once you see success it will help to keep healthy lifestyle.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Exercise program: Muscles and body composition is partialy determined geneticly & lots of depends on our nutriiton and exercise. Best is to start slow and increase ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Very complex...: Hight blood pressure is a result of many factors - including, lifestyle, smoking status, genetics... What is always beneficial : read label of food an... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Unlikely pregnant : If he did not ejaculate to your vagina and you just " scratched" with some of ejaculate liquid on your finger -you unlikely to become pregnant ! sperm... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Should be seen..: Hi, your memory laps is always concerning. If no drugs, alcohol or other obvious causes... it could be some seizure activity.. if no complete memory b... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Unlikely: Sounds like you had intimate encounter but not intervoutse with penetration. In such case you can not be pregnant but contract STD os possible. If you... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Unrelated: Your Nuva ring has no relationship to accidental discoloration under your right breast. If you had normal exam and in general you are healthy young wo... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Recent change of BM?: if you over 50 y you need colonoscopy as prevention. If you younger and had recent changes of BM - it could be dietary, or other disorder os IBS... bu... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Minimum 10.000/ day: Walking is best natural exercise. In sedentary generation it may take effort. Human is creature designed to move.Use your body, stretch, walk every op... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Rest, nutrition: 1 st pregnancy is very emotional! Its normal. To control " up & downs" make sure get enough rest. Avoid concentrated sweets, caffeinated beverages... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Cancer sore?: Your 12 y old sounds healthy otherwise, if you/he found sudden white spot in his inner lower lip - it could be from pressure ( braces?) bite, irritati... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Depends...: UTI is extremly common in woman ( due to anatomy- short urethra) Most common bacteria is E colli. Antiobiotics prescibed " empiricly - most common are... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Breath down...: Diaphragm is big muscle between chest and abdomen.Helps us breath. Singers breath more to upper chest and dancers low under diaphragm " to the belly" ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Depends: Most puncture wounds can harbor servere infection. All humans and cats puncture wounds do require antibiotic prophylaxis. After thorough irrigation an... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
See MD ASAP: If you had recent foot surgery or injury and experience new swelling and pain - it is ALWAYS. serious concern. Possible infection or derp venous throm... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Hematoma: If you hit wrist - evan after swelling down and pain less severe - there is usually some degree of blood collection in subcutaneous tissue ( hematoma)... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
What is your diet..?: If you eat " regular diet" What is it? 2 eggs and milk may count for protein but better to have more variety. Vegetables, beans , yogurt, cheese, almo... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Ignore: Avoid anything in bag or bottle Read labels Use natural products Herbs and spices good.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Fibroid nodule..: Close to bone boarder s ribs is area with tenons which may form small nodule like structure - ussually mobile, pee size. If frequently toucherd, rubs ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Ignore: Deep breath with counting to 3 , Listen to relaxing music and walk in its rhythm. Think anger hurts.
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Jul 3, 2016
Good doc !
HealthTap member
Dec 12, 2017
Dr. Tomsky provided immediate care for my son's mild asthma flare up due to many fires in L.A. And relief to this Mom who for the first time did not realize date on inhaler had expired. Definitely rec...Read More
HealthTap member
Mar 22, 2016
Jana Tomsky, one of the most professional and expert in her field. Amazing doctor. Thanks.MO
HealthTap member
I really appreciate it. It suprises me how I react sometimes, it is uncontrollable. I know it is best to seek therapy or any help at all. I just keep telling myself that is not for me. I will definetl...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Thank You So much. I am afraid I will lose my job if I cant pass this test. It will change my life. I had a PFT maybe 3 years ago, not inhaling enough air. wa...Read More
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I am awaiting an MRI but it's still 4 weeks away. I'm in the UK & NHS is great but sadly a little slow.. Thank you for your answer and I appreciate your comments & concern.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Charles University in Prague Faculty of Medicine, Czech Republic
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

Mercy - Methodist Family residency program , Sacramento CA

Residency

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER - SAINT JOSEPH

Awards

Top Family Physician, Second Place, Phoenix, AZ - Winter
2013
Top Doctor, First Place, Phoenix Region - Spring
2016
Thought Leader, Second Place, Phoenix Region - Spring
2016

Affiliations

John muir medical center

Virtual Visit Ratings

4.6
60 ratings

20 top reviews

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