Dr. Gregory Fehr

Emergency Medicine
OK
47 years experience male

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Bio

Captain in the Canadian Army, and participated as a UN peace keeper in the Golan Heights (Isreal/Syria) 1977-1980. American Board of Emergency Medicine certified in 1985, recertified 1994, recertified 2004. Major in US army IMA 1993-2000. Carreer of working multiple high volume, high trauma, emergency departments since 1980. Active and past licenses in VA, SD, WY, WA, AR, AZ, TX Past SSI SCUBA instructor and IFR rated private pilot. Completed 3 marathon runs, and 10 triathlons in the '80s and '90s. Almost an "Iron Man"

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Emergency Medicine

Licenses

United States: Arizona, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

174 Answers
62 Agrees
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Pain: It is very hard to make your partner empathise with the pain or disability you have. I guess you could hit him over the head with a friing plan.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Pelvic pain: A corpus luteal cyst developes in early pregnancy and my cause some sharp pains. If pains don't go away, you'll need an ultrasound just to make sure y... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Dizzy: Check with an ENT specialist. The best on dizzy specialists. You might try a little "bonamine" meclazine in the meantime.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Camels milk: I think you have enough middle easterners in great britain to import your own camel milk.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Sunburn: First, don't get it, you know how that works. Next use Ibuprofen 600mg three times a day. Decaspray (rx) helps a bit. Silvadene oint is a standard ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Sunburn: Motrin, aspercreme, decaspray, silvadene, (silver sulfadiazine) common sense.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Esophagus: You have some GERD. Gastro esophageal reflux. Heartburn. Ant acids are first choice. Then H2 blockers like Zantac or proton inhibitors like protonix (... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Vit c: Vit C is water soluble. Pretty much added into everything you eat or drink, as a preservative or, in all your veggies--natural. I think if you want t... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Congestion: sinusitis which probably does not need treatment unless a fever is present. Afrin nasal spray.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Spinning: One of those little stones in the cochlea. Turn back to put in in place. Your ENT dr might have the answer for you.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
THC: To clean thc from hair follicle you need to spend two year in prison, not smoking mj, don't pee, or let anyone cut your hair. Sooner or later the crim... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Headache: A ct of your brain and sinuses will rule out any pathology as current medicine can do.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Viruses: They stay active on surfaces for quite a while although its a different time for many, you can catch any if you try.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Burnt thumb: Unpasteurized honey is one of the best worldwide therapies, other than that you have silvandean cream, bacitracin, Motrin tylenol, (acetaminophen) or ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Worms: There are a lot of different worms people can contact and in the usa most can be cured with mebendazole. Very few in the usa can ever be seen under th... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Verapamil: This is a calcium channel blocker. A short acting but powerful hypotensive agent. It would be risky for a normotensive person to take this drug withou... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Low BP: Low bp, especially on standing quickly, can make you want to faint. If it is a problem check with your dr. Re medications, cardiac or other problems.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Scratch: probably no chance of infection, but you could let it rest for a day or two
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Invanz (ertapenem): It probably reacts with dextrose, therefore recommended with normal saline.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Endometrial tissue: This is probably normal "fallout" of a piece of endometrial tissue. Make sure you have your annual gyn exam and pap smears, to rule out other causes ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Strep: Strep is sensitive to several types of the penicillin class, and other alternative antibiotics. It should be treated to prevent rhuematic heart diseas... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Dysrythmias: If your getting palpitations, and your not using drugs, stimulants, or diet bills, see you family dr or cardiologist for a heart monitor and he can te... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Gamma globulin: Igg, gamma globulin is a protein for some one elses immunity to a disease. It is passive, and usually gone in 3-6 months. It can protect you from the... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Yes: Foul odor is a sign of infection, which you a treating with the cipro (ciprofloxacin). If it doesn't clear within 4-5 days, seek out an ENT specialis... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Kidney stone: Save a kidney, you have two and it would be nice to keep both of them working.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Cervicalgia: You may have a irritation of a nerve root at the base of your neck. Try some nsaids and if it's really bad you may need an MRI of the neck to show th... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Air con: A fan improves your aircon. If it is comfortable for you, it is probably good for your baby also. Save some of your energy bills and use the fan. Your... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Fishy: A fishy smell may originate from where you are putting that thing in the first place. Your sex partner may need a checkup. Try a condom for a while an... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Cleaner: Temporary lung irritation making you cough for an hr or two.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Radio: The sensors for the defibrillator are embedded in the heart. A radio will not affect the device.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Butt problem: You had an abscess on your butt which popped and drained. Take care of yourself and hopefully this will not recur.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Numb face: If 1/2 your face continues to be numb, or weak, paralyzed, you may have a "bell's palsey". Your dr my help ameliorate this problem..
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Night moves: You may be an owl. Many jobs pay a stipend for the night shift. Try it and earn the extra bucks.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Gaineng weight: That is an unusal question, when most people are trying to lose weight. I started out at 165 lbs training for a marathon and wound up at 185 lbs. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Exersice and drinkin: You'll probably fall on your face and wind up in my er. You want performance out of exersice and you won't get it by exersicing drunk.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Klonopin (clonazepam) and alcohol: Klonopin (clonazepam) ahould not be used with alcohol. These types of drugs combined with alcohol are the problems that find our celebrities dead in t... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Die in childbirth: In the days of the cowboys and pioneers to this country some women died of hemmorrage after childbirth. Now, allthough those complications appear once... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Yellow: Is not normal. Take her to your pediatrician.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
MRSA: Mrsa stands for methacillin resistant staphloccous aureaus. This bacteria is most resistant to any antibiotic except vancomycin and teflor (not yet a... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Yes: An Aspirin a day keeps the dr away. Get you cholesterol checked and a carotid ultrasound.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Death: The loss of your loved one, and the sense of relief you have attained is nothing to be ashamed of. Life goes on, there is a better place we will all g... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Your bump: I may be a pilonidal cyst developing, it may have to be cut and drained. Good luck.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Eyelid: You may be developing a sty. A small eyelash abcsess. Soak it with hot compresses. Should be just a minor problem.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Depression: Sleeping and isolation can be and "escape", for those depressed. These can forgo more serious problems and help should be seeked.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Cough: Get a chest xray, an ache in the arm could be reffered pain from a pulmonary process like pneumonia--or maybe just a pulled muscle--but i'd reccomend ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Implantation bleedin: Starts near the end of your menstral cycle, often confused with a period, a pregnancy test tipically starts to turn positive 2 weeks after a missed pe... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Misscarraige: I know your happy to be pregnant, but 30% of pregnancies end in a misscarrage. Not all genes are successfull. Cross your fingers, have some "pevic res... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
ER wait: As an er physician, i will apologise for my colleges on your long wait. The er is not a first come, first serve basis. The ambulances are allways comi... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Unexplained bruises: Any unexplained bruising, especially in youg people, should initiate a trip to your provider, for a blood count and possibly some clotting studies. Th... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Chest pain: Anytype of chest pain or even upper abdominal pain will radiate to the upper extremities. At minimum, it deserves and ekg and a chest xray and at leas... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Fehr is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fehr is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fehr is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks. I remember what it is. I was just wondering if they were hoping to treat it thru TOBI. Since we're now doing every other month with it. Stinks we'll need other treatments on top of it. Thanks ...Read More
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Its quite serious. I am having problems breathing.. and there is always yellow phlegm in my throat that is blocking it. I have 4 tests schedualed. A spirometria, blood test, another allergy test and a...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Ye its in the ankle It has been 5weks+ with the cast and i did not use the leg for 5 weeks and just started walkin i have no problem and no pain

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, AB
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

trauma
Completed 1985

Residency

Prior practice
Completed 1985

Awards

Consumer reports "America's Top Emergency Physicians" 2009 and 2011
Top Emergency Medicine Specialist , First Place, Oklahoma - Summer
2014
Thought Leader Doctor, Third Place, Oklahoma City Region - Summer
2014
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