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Dr. Kim Kuhar

Internal Medicine
Silverdale, PA
35 years experience female

Locations

Office

Silverdale, PA

Address

164 Main Street, PO Box 420, Silverdale, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Coventry

United healthcare

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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

43 Answers
82 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Calcium and vitamin : Osteopenia or osteoporosis, "weak bones" , can be helped with the correct amount of calcium 1200 to 1500 mg daily, total, including what is in the die... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Anxiety: Anxiety can stimulate the bladder and bowel to be more active.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Yes exercise in pregnancy is safe.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
No: At least not in his country where iodine deficiency would be rare.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Gastroparesis: There is a condition called gastroparesis where the stomach doesn't empty well and can give symptoms like this. It will often occur in diabetics.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
GERD: You may have gerd, or heartburn, where you have alot of acid in the morning which is causing nausea and vomiting. You may want to try Pepcid or zantac... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Likely allergic to t: Cool compresses and antihistamines (benadryl (diphenhydramine) , Claritin etc.).
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
48 hours: Usually within 48 hours.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Excess acid: Decrease caffeine in diet, minimize alcohol consumption, avoid mint and Aspirin and otc medicines called nsaids (advil, aleve, (naproxen) etc.)you can... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Hydroquinone: There is a prescription cream that contains hydroquinone that can lighten the skin.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Hydroquinone: There is a prescription cream that contains hydroquinone which can lighten the skin.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Anxiety: Sounds like you are suffering from anxiety and should get some treatment.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Clean area well don': Make sure tetanus is up to date. Need to be concerned about infection given the deep penetration and may likely need antibiotics to prevent infection.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Soy products: Soy products contain phytoestrogens which are plant derived estrogens, and supplementing this in diet or with otc supplements can help with the perime... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Decrease salt: Lowering the amount of sodium in the diet can help lower blood pressure, try not to exceed 2000 mg of sodium daily, and exercise regulary.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Yes this is good, as well as otc Claritin (loratadine) and allegra, which would equally work.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Often women can have nausea during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, most often it will improve after that, and it doesn't always happen right away.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Ignore: If you are allergic to poison ivy, be sure to shower as soon as possible after exposure.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Ignore: Be sure to have a lot of fiber in diet. It can make stools more formed and decrease incontinence.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Yes it will dissolve in the mouth and have the same effect.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
A boil: Likely an infected cyst, or boil. Warm compresses can help and if it persists need to see doctor for antibiotics.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
These may be hives: You may be allergic to a product used during bathing. They sound like hives, being itchy and red round mosquito like looking bites.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Absolutely: You need to discuss with your cardiologist to assure all of the arteries are still open.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Yes there in no reaction that I am aware of.
A member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
No: Not unless you have heart disease.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Clean area well don': Make sure tetanus is up to date. Need to be concerned about infection given the deep penetration and may likely need antibiotics to prevent infection.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Clean area well don': Make sure tetanus is up to date. Need to be concerned about infection given the deep penetration and may likely need antibiotics to prevent infection.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Not likely: The missed pill likely is not yhr cause but a flare of allergy symptoms because of missing the pill can.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
There are many: Hot flashes, sleep disturbance, palpitations, vaginal dryness, mood changes.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Call ur OB doctor: They need to figure out where the infection is and treat it because it could affect your pregnancy.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes you can : Yes you can take Cipro (ciprofloxacin) with nutella.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Cyst on ovary: This may be a cyst on ovary if the pain is in the lower abdomen on the left side, and these can be common prior to the period coming.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
See below: Only if the urine culture continues to show infection.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Few weeks: It varies, but usually with in a few weeks.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
2to 3 days: There r many different types of pills and the amount of days of placebo pills vary with each different kind of pill.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Primary: He may not need surgery so he should see his primary.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Tennis elbow: This may be tennis elbow, or a tendonitis of the elbow. Try to get an elbow brace over the counter for tennis elbow and wear it during the day to se... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Asthma or sleep apne: Bloodshot eyes may have nothing to do with a breathing disorder. But if you have a breathing disorder and blood shot eyes it could be asthma, or sleep... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Could be kidney ston: Could be kidney stone or infection, need to see your doctor.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Calcium and vitamin : Being on the right amount of calciuim, 1200-1500 mg daily, including dietary intake of calcium, and vitamin d, 800 iu-1000iu daily, and weight bearing... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
No: No because they have already stopped producing enough estrogen that it would be unlikely to experience menopausal symptoms after having the ovaries re... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes : Yes after seven days of treatment with antibiotics, one should no longer be contagious. It is the safest to use protection, condoms, as long as possib... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Kuhar
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
It could be reflux: Gerd is often a cause of a chronic cough, that is not associated with allergies or flaten.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kuhar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kuhar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Graduated 1987MD

Awards

Thought Leader, Second Place, Allentown Region, PA - Summer
2013
Top General Internist, First Place, Allentown Region, PA - Summer
2013
Top General Internist, Second Place, Pennsylvania - Spring
2014
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