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Dr. Ralph Layman

Transplant Surgery
Henrico, VA
20 years experience male

Locations

Office

Henrico, VA

Address

7611 Forest Avenue, Suite 300, Henrico, VA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Blue cross blue shield

Medicaid

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Specialties
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Transplant Surgery

Doctor Q&A

295 Answers
97 Agrees
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A member asked:
Dr. Ralph Layman
Transplant Surgery 20 years experience
Yes: If there is no history of liver issues moderate, responsible drinking of alcohol is ok after kidney transplant.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Layman
Transplant Surgery 20 years experience
Needle sticks: The areas on the fistula wear dialysis needles are used for access weaken the vein or the goretex graft and they form what are called pseudoaneurysms. Sort of an inflammatory scar over access points.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Layman
Transplant Surgery 20 years experience
Use a condom: If you do not have the herpes virus already i would be very cautious. I would definately abstain during acute outbreaks and wear a condom at other times. Remember any hing that can make a person sick will make a transplant patient more sick.

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Oct 23, 2013
Fast, Fantastic answers to often complex questions, truly an asset to the Medical Community. A true national leader in transplant surgery
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Layman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Layman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I was told my pancreas can't be taken out..I've had chronic pancreatitis for 10 years. I'm admitted 3 to 5 times a month..I need help despe
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Thank you so much indeed. I am hugely indebted to you for your precise recommendations. Thanks again !
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This saved my life. Thank You! My grandmother had it and she died. I am sad but happy that she is wit

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 2001MD
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