Dr. Claude Brachfeld

Cardiology
KS
38 years experience

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Cardiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

97 Answers
20 Agrees
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Claude Brachfeld
38 years experience Cardiology
Not really: Bystolic (nebivolol) is one of a class of drugs called beta blockers. Some other beta blockers have been used to block symptoms of anxiety such as sh ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Claude Brachfeld
38 years experience Cardiology
Nature of the drug: The caffeine in energy drinks is primarily a stimulant to the nervous system. It impacts the cardiovascular system only in toxic doses, or in people ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Claude Brachfeld
38 years experience Cardiology
Not likely heart: Shooting pain is most often associated with a nerve problem, as you suggested. It is rare to find heart problems in your age group, and shooting pain ... Read More
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1 thank

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Brachfeld is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Brachfeld is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dec 1, 2016
How to treat pneumonia
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This was very helpful. Thanks! So if somebody with mvp developes symptoms it means he has another problem not just mvp?
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I'm gonna make a appointment about pain in leg. ...Thank you
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Found the answer from a previous person with the same question. Very reassuring. Thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson
Graduated 1982MD
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