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Dr. Gregory Hines

Family Medicine
Lawrenceburg, TN
25 years experience male

Locations

Office

Lawrenceburg, TN

Address

1311 S. Locust Ave, Suite 102, Lawrenceburg, TN
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My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Humana

Medicaid

Medical universe

United healthcare

About

Bio

Family Medicine, including pediatrics and obstetrics.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Licenses

United States: Tennessee

Doctor Q&A

1.6K Answers
258 Agrees
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: I would suggest you start with a fiber supplement, such as metamucil or fibercon, to see if it helps to form your stool, but you need to see your phys... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Condoms: Barrier methods of contraception would not have problems with depression or nausea. Condoms or diaphragms would be appropriate.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: Post menopausal bleeding is always of concern, you should see your physician. That said, you have a good reason for it, by stopping the hormones, but... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Probably not: That is not an emergency unless it has showed up suddenly or after trauma. If that is not the case, you need not be seen emergently, but should see y... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Infection?: It sounds like a superficial infection. See your physician to determine if you need topical or oral antibiotics, or possibly incision or evacuation.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Presuming that you are correct in your above assumptions, it would be safe.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Many choices: The best one that I have found is called o'keeffes working hands, which leaves a non-greasy moisturizing film when applied once or twice a day. Many ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Both, possibly: Most condom ruptures are due to excessive friction, due to lack of adequate lubrication, but can also be due to using the wrong lubricant. You need t... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Unlikely: If you are both telling the truth, then you should not have concern about sexually transmitted diseases. However, if either of you have, in fact, bee... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Circulatory problem: Calcifications are caused by atherosclerosis, aka hardening or the arteries. It is a sign that you have heart disease/vascular disease. It is common... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: It sounds like an abscess. At a minimum, it sounds like it needs to be incised and cultured.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: Any left sided chest pain should be investigated. See your physician or go to the er.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Too high: Any consistent blood pressure above 140/90 (either number) is cause for increasing your BP meds or adding to them. You should see your physician some... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: It could be several things. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Maybe: Different generic medication manufacturers do not necessarily keep to exactly the same standard for their medications. They adhere to the fdas "20% r... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: There is a constellation of symptoms, your doctor can determine if you have something viral or bacterial or an allergy.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Very accurate: Those charts are compilations of hundreds of thousands of data points, and are generally fairly accurate. Those percentiles are for averaged norms at... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Typical: It is not at all unusual to have menstrual migraines. It is related to hormonal changes during your cycle. See your physician for suggestions for me... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: Neurologic symptoms like that should prompt you to be seen. I would be concerned about either a stricture or a stroke.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Prolapse?: Ibs can cause rectal prolapse, which can cause your symptoms. Be seen to be evaluated.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: It could easily be either of those conditions. See your physician for an exam and diagnosis.
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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: It certainly sounds like you need to see a gastroenterologist. In the meantime, try Prilosec or Prevacid (lansoprazole) until you can see your physic... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Dyes: It is likely dyes or other undigestible elements of your diet, such as particles of a vitamin or some similar substance. If it is bothering you, be s... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: You need to see a gastroenterologist. There are a couple of meds that might help, or you might need a feeding tube.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Variable: Tht is probably a difference in technique. Your obstetrician is the best to answer that question.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: There could be several things going on. It could be an infection, but the paralysis sounds like bells' palsy. See your physician for an exam and dia... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Probably normal: Some people have to wake for a variety of reasons. Having to urinate can be a sign of diabetes or overactive bladder, but sometimes, your circadian r... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Hard to say: Probably the apple, but just barely. Either would be a good evening snack.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Mucinex (guaifenesin): Mucinex (guaifenesin) mini-melts would be a good choice for a child that age.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Not necessarily: Side effects often occur in the 1-2 week timeframe.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Congenital problem: Sometimes the placenta and umbilical cord do not for properly. However, this should not concern you if your child is normal.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Fairly normal: Nicotine often raises your pulse and your blood pressure. It is just another reason to quit smoking. See your physician for an exam to make sure tha... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
CT scan: Computed tomography is a type of xray test to examine internal organs.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Go back: See your regular doctor again. He/she may want to send you to a neurologist or other headache specialist, or try something else.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Perfusion: Perfusion is the term for having adequate blood flow to an organ or tissue.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Put: Put your medications and vitamins next to your toothbrush to remind you to take them.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be: Be seen immediately, and preferably in an er within the first hour of having symptoms.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: It sounds like you need a thorough evaluation of these issues.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes, but...: It can be dangerous, as you have to sample the amniotic fluid or do a chorionic villus sampling, both of which can predispose you to a leak or even mi... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Pregnancy test?: It sounds like you could be pregnant. Take a home pregnancy test.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Fiber and water: You need to ensure adequate fiber intake and water intake. This may entail fiber supplementation with fibercon or metamucil, benefiber, or adequate d... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: This cannot be answered without a physical exam. Take him to his doctor.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Possibly: Though urine pregnancy tests are generally very reliable. See your physician for aserum pregnancy test to be sure.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Not unusual: You should be seen by your obstetrician for routine follow up, though your age does put you at a higher risk of down syndrome, so need to be tested fo... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: I would worry that you have been sweating while you work, and may have a fungal infection. See your doctor for an opinion.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Typical: All infant bowel movements are technicolored, from green to yellow to brown. Breast fed infants often have thinner and often scanter bowel movements,... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: Coughing up mucus can mean many things, including infections, heart failure, or other things.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: That is low enough for you to spontaneously start bleeding. You should be seen immediately by a hematologist for a diagnosis and treatment.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Possibly: Several stds can cause burning with urination or ejaculation. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Be seen: They could be many things. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis.
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Testimonials
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Apr 10, 2015
Dr Gregory Hines is an excellent physician, very knowledgeable,passionate, and on the top of his field. He is a great value to the people of TN, and to the family of health tap
Jul 27, 2014
I recommend this doctor. Very insightful and I learn something new from these answers
Mar 16, 2017
excellent answers fro a caring, intelligent doctor
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Thanks for responding, I am very concerned now. I dont have medical and am worried that if I am not pregnant something else could be wrong. I am usually extremely regular. Thank you for your answer. I...Read More
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thank you dr. hines...i am just wondering cuz my last "normal" period started on dec 13th, i usually have it for a week then off for 3 weeks, i was a week late then spotted for a week, off a week, ble...Read More
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Atole is a beverage made with maizena (corn flour) and milk. It is a very common drink in central and shouth America.you boil the milk and add maizena to thicken it to desired comsistency. As thin as ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Saba University School of Medicine, Netherlands Antilles
Graduated 1997MD

Residency

BAPTIST ST ANTHONYS HEALTH SYSTEM-BAPTIST CAMPUS
Completed 2001

Awards

Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America
Vigil Honor, Boy Scouts of America
Top Doctor, Second Place, Tennessee - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Family medical center
Crockett Hospital

Publications

I am a country doctor, and do not publish articles.
I do not publish research or articles.
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