Dr. Carin Van Gelder

Emergency Medicine
24 years experience

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Emergency Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

236 Answers
244 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carin Van Gelder
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Call your doctor: Could be several things. Do you feel full? Nauseated? Do you have pain? If you have abdominal pain and you aren't improving, call your doctor. Commo ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carin Van Gelder
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Info please: Need more information to answer this.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carin Van Gelder
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Usually not.: It's best to always use barrier protection (condoms) to protect youself. Usually your period, when regular and expected, tells you the uterine lining ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Van Gelder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Van Gelder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Apr 8, 2012
She is very precise and easy to understand.
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thank you, i moved my stove to clean behind it an when i saw a ton of mouse droppings i freaked out and doused the mess with bleach. once i smelled what i had done i ran outside for air but ofcourse t...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I like the idea of starting my search for an answer by evaluating my relatively recent use of 20 mg Lipitor. I may need to stop this medication. I will talk to my DO
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I don't have ketones in my urine, at least I don't think, I was just curious about it since I saw one thing online saying it was possible and nothing else. Thank you for your answer any how.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Vermont College of Medicine, VT
Graduated 1996MD

Awards

May 2012, Commissioner of Public Health Award for EMS, State of Connecticut
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