Dr. Paul Williams

Family Medicine
Harrisburg, PA
34 years experience male

About

Bio

Board certified family medicine physician - 26 years of active practice experience. Interested in general family practice/family medicine questions as well as questions related to addiction medicine. "There is no such thing as a "stupid question"!!

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Licenses

United States: Pennsylvania

Doctor Q&A

725 Answers
27 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Clarification needed: are you talking sperm on the outside of the body and you are trying to clean it? or are you using germ x (a hand sanitizer containing ethyl alcohol) ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Acne medication : Stop the medication. benzoyl peroxide can be very drying to the skin and cause local irritation. Either stop or at least use it less often like ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Heartburn continues : Sounds like you may have bile gastritis - an uncommon cause of heartburn after gallbladder surgery. Instead of the bile being stored your body is ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jul 21, 2014
Excellent Family Practitioner. Experienced,dedicated,knowledgeable,caring and takes time with his patients.
Mar 31, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Williams is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you doctor for the very prompt response. This is my first time use of this application following a recommendation. This is sensible advise. I just feel that I need to get the eczema under contro...Read More
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thanks It wIll be hard to walk away I have thought about It but we do have a chIld together he has never hurt hIm before so I keep hopI.g he needs help and I feel bad because he grew up wIth abuse and...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you very much. I have been taking the vicoden off and on for a few days and completely forgot I took it when I took the benedryl for some stuffiness I have been e...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

The Polyclinic Medical Center of Harrisburg, PA
Completed 1990

Affiliations

Holy spirit hospital
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