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Dr. Robert Marvit

Psychiatry
Aiea, HI
57 years experience

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Psychiatry

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English

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Probably: The change of that amount doesnt ordinarioy signal an important sign.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
How many: Clots can occur during periods too many is not normal and may indicate a hormonal or blood clotting problem.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Unlikely: This would be too atypical for seizure, panic would not present like this, you should consider alternative explanations like blood pressure issues.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Location: Depends on where it is and the cause.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Dose related: Possibly but new borns some times have a lag in liver development causes the elevation in enzymes.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends: How much is left what the reaction is and how well the bladder functions.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Yes: Anesthetic do contain materials that can be irritating. The pain will gradually subside as the body absorns the reaction.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Nerve compression: There are nerves that go through various parts of the low back and hips that can be squeezed after long sitting depending on your weight and the type... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
In vitro: Hormones to stimulate egg production, sperm enhancement, in vitro, surrogate incubators.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Emdr: This form of cognitive behavioral therapy helps deal with past trauma and the depression anxiety. It stands for eye movement desensitiation and reprog... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Maybe: Depends on how hard and if you have a low clotting time.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Caffeine in chocolat: Tastes good contains many things that can act as stimulants sugar caffeine etc.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Answer them: Be knoledgeable dont label explain things based on facts not opinions. Stick to the reakity of the situation.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Glucago: Ingesting refined sugar carbohydrade will cause the liver to release glucagon which is a homone that pushes the pancrease (pancrelipase) to release in... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Stealing: This is a form of compulsive maladaptive behavior to feelings of loss deprivation and conflict. Cognitive behavioral treatment is best ssri if depres... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Yes: It is always a good idea to discuss end of life issues.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Positive: Companion animals have benefit to patients with dementia in they serve to help calm them down and reduce inappropriate behaviors.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Dirctly: There are many resources in scools to test for this and other learning problems.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depend on impairment: Addiction is not promiscuity or other socially define behaviors.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Can be: This valve problems can effect cardiac function and lead to serious hemodynamic situations. Also the valves may be prone to getting infected if there ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
No: This assumes they really have add and are getting proper doses and medication. Some of these meds specifically have no euphoric effect.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Can be: Shame embarresment not wanting to explain and depression.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Yes: Can cause disinhibition when mixed with other mind alterung substances.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Yes: Can cause disinhibition when mixed with other mind alterung substances but one mg makes it rare.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Up and down: Meth stimulates and heroin depresses. This assumes person is normal and the drugs are pure.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
No: The drum is fairly tough and a bump wouldnt do much harm.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Through spinal nerve: Most peripheral nerves connect to the CNS via the spinal cord. Some through autonomic chains.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
No: Humor depend on too many non brain factors.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Let it go: You are the biased judge of yourself. You dont determine what others perceive.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Neuro problem: Could be a side effect of medication. Possible CNS overactivity. Last but not least conversion reaction.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends on context: Having a nervous breakdown is a non specific label and does not preclude employment. To get disability your mental state must somwhow be connected to ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends: Not in of themselves. It depends on the underlying cause as well as treatment.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Pose as a question: Would you be interested in carrying our relationship to a different level? Do you think intimacy adds another dimension for us?
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
To some extent: Trouble fitting in and keeping up in school can increase frustration and maladaptive behavior.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends on the women: Not specifically as temper loss can be caused by a number of different factos.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Triggers: Anxiety has a range of symptoms from neverousness to immobilizaiton. Panic is always set of full blast and has some underlying determinant.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Possibly: Depends on your dose and how long you were taking it. The withdrawel varies.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
No: Not sa good idea under any circumstances.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Valve incompetence: When the valve does not close properly the blood will flow in both directions.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Many things: Depends on her interest previously and experience. Also various hormonal factors and medication can influence desire. Ssri antidepressant as an exampl... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
No: Regurgitation is when the valves dont close properly and blood back flows stenosis is when the opening is narrowed making the outflow reduced.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
If you like: It can't hurt but dont donate or stop doing other things.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Dose and prpose: Depends on cindition and amount.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends on facility: Obviously there are a wide range of facilities and conditions. They may use medication group and individual counselling.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends: Bothmay be pathological depending on degree and impairment.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Dont worry: It is not communicable. If your grandmother is young and has other coditons it may possibly have some effect. Ineriting it is ordinarily unlikely.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Yes: Depends on who is the bully and who is being bullied. Ultimately is is not socially sanctioned behavior.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Insecure feelings: Basically this is looking ahead with dread. Nameless fears with trembling, sweating shortness of breath and palpiations. Stomach rumbling etc.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Not the same: Novacaine is not Cocaine and an allergy to one does not cross over to an allergy of the other.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Several: Lower the fever, treat if needed, generally benign, but should aways be avioded if possible.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Marvit is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Marvit is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you, Dr. Marvit! I've been nervous about this and needed to get an informed opinion. I'll address her meds with her psychiatrist. Thanks so much. :)
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you! Im being seen today to make sure Im not having seizures without being conscious of them. My family has no hx and none im aware of
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I just ask b.c i was seeing my doc for passing out a few weeks ago. No convulsing or anything, just passed out. Doesn't seem like a seizure

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tufts University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 1964MD

Awards

Most Influential, Third Place, Hawaii - Summer
2013
Top Psychiatrist , First Place, Hawaii - Summer
2013
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