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Dr. John Wales

Emergency Medicine
Metairie, LA
43 years experience

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Emergency Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

4 Answers
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Wales
Emergency Medicine 43 years experience
Surgical removal : Sounds like a sebaceous cyst that gets infected. Contact a general surgeon, plastic surgeon, or dermatologist to have it electively removed under loca... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Wales
Emergency Medicine 43 years experience
Jolt of electricity: Cardioversion varies from life threatening emergency conditions in cases of ventricular fibrillation - called "defibrillation"-cases of cardiac arrest... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Wales
Emergency Medicine 43 years experience
No: Folliculitis tends to focused around base of hair follicles - in many cases after shaving closely. Genital herpes can start with small blisters - not... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Wales
Emergency Medicine 43 years experience
Prob Urin Tract Infx: With a properly obtained clean catch urine specimen, mild to moderate leukocytes in the urine might indicate a bladder or kidney infection. Bladder ... Read More

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

Medical/Graduate school

Albany Medical College, NY
Graduated 1979MD
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