Dr. Kristi Kohl

Family Medicine
Grant, NE
22 years experience female

Locations

Grant Medical Clinic

Grant, NE

Address

912 Central Ave, Grant, NE
Directions

Fax

3083527103

Office

Grant, NE

About

Bio

-Experienced family physician with obstetric/procedural capabilities. -Excellent listening skills and strong rapport with patients and staff. -Thorough, meticulous, and gentle examination style. -Avid reader and lifelong learner with emphasis on sharing ideas for education. I am the mother of three boys, and I enjoy playing volleyball and water-skiing in my free time.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

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137 Answers
52 Agrees
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Weak grip: Intermittent weak grip can be caused by nerve problems, spinal cord problems, or brain problems. Carpal tunnel syndrome is a nerve problem that is pr... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Tapeworms can interfere with absorption of calories, fluids, and vitamins. If you are not absorbing enough fluids, you will get dehydrated.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Not if doing fine: Kids need different levels of attention for different things. School, relationships with siblings and parents, and chores often need the most attenti... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Exam, probiotics: Vaginal infections that don't respond to the over-the-counter creams may not be yeast infections. Bacterial vaginosis and other vaginal infections ma... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Management: Phantom pain can grow less but not often cured. Management can include medications that help with the pain sensors firing from the sensitized nerve e... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
May not be yeast: Vaginal infections that don't respond to the over-the-counter creams and Fluconazole may not be yeast infections. Bacterial vaginosis and other vagin... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Red flags: Back pain most often is related to muscle strain or sprain. Lumps that you can feel are usually from a muscle spasming. Red flags that mean your lum... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Maybe: Dizziness and sweating are very vague symptoms with many causes. You should check with your doctor. Flu shots have many proteins (antigens) so that ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
See your doctor: You may have trouble concentrating due to depression or adult adhd. Or, you may have one of many medical conditions that can cause problems with conc... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Flatulence: Foods with air pockets (such as salad, broccoli or califlower) or foods which promote the growth of air-producing bacteria (like beans) will cause fla... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Dandruff shampoo: Regular washes with dandruff shampoo are the best way to prevent dandruff. You may need to shower daily or even twice a day. In order to make your h... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Nutritious food: Protein, fruits, and vegetables have vitamins and minerals that are good for you. Green leafy vegetables often have more vitamins, nutrients, and ant... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Body aches: 7 weeks pregnancy symptoms include breast tenderness, nausea, and fatigue. Body aches are not usually seen, though they may be related to increased e... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Be patient: Further procedures such as a biopsy or excision of the area would be possible. However, it's not appropriate to do a procedure which carries a set of... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Pill Risk/benefit: Pills can be life-saving and can prevent diseases that will cause you problems. They also can have side effects that cause trouble. You should know ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Galactorrhea: Milk coming out of the nipples is called galactorrhea. White discharge is milk, which may be caused by breastfeeding or pregnancy. It can also be ca... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Chances very low: Your chances of pregnancy are very low with condom use, and women normally don't ovulate when they are menstruating which makes your chances of pregna... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Continuous exercise: Our body actually starts exercising muscle starting at birth. Babies get stronger in their core muscles first, and around 9 months get control over t... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Vaginal bleeding: Bleeding after having sex for the first time can occur from tearing of the hymen, from irritation of the vaginal wall, or from disruption of the uteri... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Depends on dose: A one-time dose is normally gone within that time frame. However, regular use of medications create a "steady state" baseline which takes longer to ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Common: Spotting during pregnancy is common due to the increased blood supply. Good movement is reassuring, and a normal ultrasound and pelvic exam rule out ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Thickened cecum: Thickened cecum seen on ct may be from infection, inflammation (such as found in crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis), polyps or cancer (rarely) or ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Round ligament pain?: Pain with activity in early pregnancy is often caused by the round ligament on the sides of the uterus stretching. Your description sounds consistent... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Shape and ligaments: The breasts are actually shaped like a comma with a tail out toward the armpit. Therefore, the shape will be different than when you have your arms d... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Hormones: Hormones can cause some of those symptoms. There is a new article from dr. Paulman describing cases where thinking about and wishing for a baby chang... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
It depends.: Many pituitary tumors stay stable and do not cause problems. However, pituitary tumors are located in a small area which does many things for the bod... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
As soon as you can.: I believe that parents should take their children to the dentist before 2 years old for maintenance exams. This allows you and your child to develop ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Weakness: Strokes do not normally cause pain. People may notice numbness or weakness in the face, arms or legs (usually on one side or another) or they may hav... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Take regularly: Normally, women start oral contraceptives on the sunday after their period occurs. The pills then should be taken at the same time every day. The ne... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Pain, swelling: Dental infections usually cause tooth pain or swelling. Sometimes, pain can be in the upper cheek. This is also the location for a sinus infection, ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Women are more likely to have lupus but men can develop lupus as well. If you think you might have lupus, you need to make an appointment with your d... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
First trimester CRL: In the first trimester, crown-rump length of your baby and the gestational sac measurements are the most accurate for dating. This will give your bab... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Water and exercise: The body produces wastes from normal activities. If additional toxins (the most common being nicotine, alcohol, and other drugs) are taken in, those ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
MCI: Mild cognitive impairment is the first sign of dementia. This means trouble remembering things you used to, or trouble managing things you used to be... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
3 packs and 3 refill: What i normally do is prescribe 3 packs of birth control pills (three months) at one time, with three refills. When the refills are up, it's time to ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Borborygmi: Stomach noises are called borborygmi. If you say it in a deep slow voice, you can understand why it was named that way. As fluid and gas moves throu... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Check dehydration: Your big concern right now is dehydration as well as what is actually causing the diarrhea and vomiting. If he has decreased urine output (generally ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Cytokines: Fever is normally caused by cytokines, the chemical messengers that your immune system uses to communicate. Infection is normally the cause of it. O... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Irregular period: Spotting around the time of your period could be due to stress which can upset the delicate balance of hormones required for regular periods. The oth... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Meds benefit/risk: Medications generally leave the body within a few days of taking them. Some psychiatric medicines may stay around for weeks. Your medications are pr... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Poor colon health: Short-term, fiber (along with plenty of fluids) helps you have regular bowel movements. This avoids constipation, pain with defecation, and explosive... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Leukorrhea/yeast/BV: A whitish discharge called leukorrhea of pregnancy is common. The other possible causes of a white discharge are a yeast infection or bacterial vagin... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Maybe.. sinus rinse?: Your symptoms are consistent with allergies, though chronic sinus infections can have clear mucous drainage if the infection just thickens the sinus l... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Stretching, NSAIDs: Gentle stretching of the foot can sometimes help ease the pain so that walking is not so painful. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication (naproxen... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Thicken or puree: There are several types of dysphagia, or swallowing problems. These can be diagnosed by swallowing studies. Problems with liquids can be helped by t... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Similar: Narc-anon is a twelve-step program and in those respects is very similar to traditional 12-step programs. It is, however, specifically geared toward ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Genetics definitely play a role in people's immune system response. Genetics also play a role sometimes in physical characteristics that make people ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Probably. Why?: Since you say "my boyfriend", i assume you are still in, and want to be in this relationship. Ideally, relationships should be founded on trust and ho... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
History or testing: Processing problems of the brain (sometimes caused by strokes) can sometimes be diagnosed by history, especially descriptions from family members or f... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Kohl
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Nerve pain: Pain described as a "shocking" sensation is often due to nerves. Nerve problems can be caused by several disease processes; you should see your docto... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kohl is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kohl is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 10, 2013
i nid ur help
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Thank you, could I use a douche to get rid of Oder? I can't stand the smell my follow up isn't until the 9th...
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Been taking biotin 10,000, mcg. Cant tell a diff. I'll try folic acid.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you. It has me really worried, I go to the dr Thursday.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nebraska College of Medicine, NE
Graduated 2001MD

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Nebraska - Winter
2013
Most Influential, First Place, Nebraska - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Nebraska - Winter
2013

Affiliations

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