Dr. William Conner

Family Medicine
Matthews, NC
27 years experience male

Locations

Conner Family Health Clinic

Matthews, NC

Address

211 West Matthews St, Ste. 102, Matthews, NC, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

UnitedHealthcare

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Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: North Carolina

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

134 Answers
79 Agrees
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Ulcer or heartburn?: Sounds as if you have either heartburn or even an ulcer. Do you take a lot of motrin, ibuprofen, naproxen or Goody's headache powders? These can cau... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Very concerned: i am sorry for your struggles. I urge you to get help. Please see your doc ASAP for an evaluation. Your eating disorder can cause electrolye abnormali... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Cocoa butter: or Mederma. See your doctor for further guidance. There may be some role for injected steroids or laser treatment. I am sorry that you have this probl... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need evaluation!: You need a workup for the cause of your anxiety. Do you drink caffeine, coffee, or other energy drinks? Do you smoke? All can lead to anxiety and i... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
E cigs?: E-cigs are the great unknown. You should stop smoking. Use e-cigs if needed.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See doc for lumps. : These could be impinging on nerves causing carpal tunnel syndrome. You should see a doctor.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Common bumps: Most women have these bumps. See your doctor if they are painful to evaluate for infection.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
NAACP: Eosinophils are a type of white blood cell which are higher in people with allergies. Other causes are neoplasm, autoimmune disease, connective tissue... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Hard to say: I suspect you have a problem that may resolve on its own. You may have rectal bleeding due to the diarrhea; you may have ruptured a hemorrhoid . If... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See Doc: Your symptoms are worrisome. Get your kidney function and heart checked out. Are you short of breath? Lasix (furosemide) is not always wise to use ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need consult: If the lesion is "affecting the left side of face" then you may need antibiotics or even an incision to drain the lesion. A primary care provider coul... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See Doctor: I am concerned about how thin you are. You need a full medical and psychological evaluation. You need blood tests performed to rule out hormone proble... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Polypharmacy: I am sorry for your misdiagnoses. You are on too many medicines including some that have similar indications. Your situation is quite complex. I would... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Possible Stye: You need to see an eye doctor. Your primary doctor may also make the diagnosis. Styes are infection of the eyelid that resolve over time with the aid ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
No need: The spreading bruise is only due to the blood spreading due to gravity. I suspect you are fine. The bruise will take a few weeks to resolve. Happy hea... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
L-lysine: You may have herpes simplex one which can cause cold sores. You may try the supplement L-lysine which may reduce the frequency. Also at the first sig... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Gallbladder?: I suspect you need an ultrasound to ascertain exactly what the problem is.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Lack of energy: If an infant is ill, he/she will lack a vigorous cry, lack interest in feeding. The infant will sleep much more than normal. The muscle tone may be r... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Ok: Metformin may stimulate ovulation. It can help with weight loss. It can cause abdominal pain and nausea. I may affect your electrolytes. See a doctor... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Infection: I am concerned you may have a kidney infection. You should see a doctor asap before you become more ill. Good luck.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see: You should see doctor, however, i suspect you have a benign bump.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Periods can vary: I would suggest you try not to worry about a late period. Since you have not had sex, the late period could be due to stress, lack of good nutrition... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Cyst vs. abscess: Cysts have a foul odor of the cheesy material inside. You may have had an abscess. See doc if it returns.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Yes normal. : Stop smoking or you will have a terrible x-ray.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Please stop: Cracking your fingers may not be terribly bad for you, but I am sure the students next to you are irritated. This is an obsessive behavior and can be... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Sebaceous cyst: I suspect you have an inflamed cyst. This may need to be opened and drained. Please see your trusted doctor. Good luck.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
May need medicine: Your ear may now have a middle ear infection which may need antibiotics; often a cold precedes a bacterial illness. Please see your friendly doctor w... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Reflux possible: You may have acid into your throat.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
I do not expect it: Unfortunately drug users are good at covering up their habits. They are often charming and great manipulators. I would not have confidence in a drug... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Outside the vagina: The vulva is the area outside the vagina. Just apply cream in this area.
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Symptoms?: Often your symptoms dictate what insurances will cover. Usually they do not pay for screenings but if you have severe headache, blurred vision, dizzin... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
EKG?: Caffeine may cause these symptoms but you need an ekg and possibly a holter monitor to rule out a dangerous condition.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
No. : You should see doctor. You could have a dangerous condition. You need your thyroid and hemoglobin checked. Drink no caffeine.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Apply pressure: I suspect by applying pressure the bleeding will stop. If not you should go to an emergency room. If the bleeding does stop today then go see your doc... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
To Doctor now: Your child needs a neurological evaluation this morning. The fact that he vomited could signify a more serious problem than a concussion. Take him t... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Indeed: Your family doctor should have all reports. Sometimes you must complete a medical records release form to have reports sent to your family doctor. Goo... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Needs urine test!: The fever is more worrisome. Your girl needs a urine test. I do not believe scoliosis would effect her pregnancy. Back pain is quite common in pregna... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Check blood pressure: You may have undiagnosed high blood pressure. You could have a sinus infection. Do you have muscles aches? You may have poly myalgia rheumatica. Pl... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Nerve impingement?: you may have a nerve impingement. See a doc to help discover the cause of your pain. You could even have an early case of shingles. Be ware for arriva... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Check up: The best way to ascertain your current health is a physical exam with your trusted MD. You will have the basics done: height, weight, body mass index... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Are you a smoker?: Without knowing all your history, I prefer you see a doctor and let him/her listen to your lungs. You make have a walking pneumonia. If you smoke, y... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
May feel like it: bisoprolol is a beta blocker and needs to be tapered off gradually depending on your dose and the length of time you have been on it. If you stop it ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
No problem: you are describing a problem that does not sound serious. Please relax and give me or your doctor more details. Good luck!
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
How's your appendix?: You need a doctor exam to check for tenderness in the right lower quadrant. Appendicitis pain may start in the belly button and move to the right low... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
To be seen soon: I am concerned about your symptoms. You may have a gallbladder problem, lung problem, both of which could be serious. Your symptoms could be due to ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Medicines to help: You could have be given another medicine to stop bleeding. You should have your hemoglobin and thyroid function. You should be tested for infection.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Check your brain: Start out with a family doc visit to have a complete neurological exam. These symptoms may or may not be related. This is too complicated to diagn... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See MD. : Post partum depression can be devastating. Please see your doctor and determine if medicine is a must. Ask for a name for a good therapist. You may i... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: You may have a miscarriage without ever knowing it. You may have a heavier than normal period or some cramping followed by bleeding. Please consult ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
Family Medicine 27 years experience
No: Ciara, Given what you shared it is quite certain you do not have HIV. You sound as if you have much anxiety about your potential risk of having HIV. ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 14, 2018
I love that Dr. Conner makes time for his patients. He listens and is very very knowable. I'm so satisfied having him as my PCP
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Feb 15, 2017
Love Dr Conner He really listens to you and can tell he really cares about you.!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Conner is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! After indulging myself in a book called the 4 Hour body by Tim Ferris. It breaks down a lot of the misinformation. Not sure who to go to now. Anyways thank you I will t...Read More
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good! Thanks as my doctor has said he would go the estrogen route if that didn't work and to try this first so I did so far so good and I heard it's not good t...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for info. Vein mapping showed clogged and leaking veins & ventricle, New condition, NO cause??

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

MAHEC
Completed 1999

Awards

Most Influential, Third Place, Charlotte Region - Spring
2015
Thought Leader, Second Place, Charlotte Region - Spring
2015
Top Doctor, Second Place, Charlotte Region - Spring
2015

Affiliations

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