Dr. Jason Smith

Family Medicine
Camilla, GA
20 years experience male

Locations

Office

Camilla, GA

Address

259 US Hwy 19 N, Camilla, GA
Directions

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About

Bio

Board certified in Family Medicine with practice experience since 2003. Additional areas of interest include herbal medicine and wilderness and travel medicine.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

38 Answers
183 Agrees
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Fungus: Likely a fungal infection. Recommend you see your doctor for treatment.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Talk with doctor: Make sure your doctor understands you need cheaper medications. He or she is likely happy to change your medicines, if need be, to make sure you can a... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Is it decaf?: Caffeine can cause premature contractions during pregnancy and its use is discouraged.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Try vitamin E: You can try vitamin E creams and lotions. If this doesn't work, see your dermatologist for more treatment options.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
See your doctor: A rapid heart rate could be a sign of heart disease. See your doctor for a full work-up.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Salt water: Try gargling with warm salty water. Use a teaspoon in 8 oz of warm water and gargle and spit.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Urinate frequently?: May need bloodwork to rule out diabetes which can make you thirsty and urinate frequently. Also, singing can dry out your throat as well. So. This may... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Snore?: You mucus feeling may be due to opening your mouth while you sleep. May need to see your doctor for a sleep study.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Boils?: If you mean boils, these often require incision and drainage by your doctor and or antibiotics. Recommend seeing your doctor asap.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Outdoor medicine: Wilderness medicine is broadly defined by medicine performed outside of the traditional office or hospital setting. This may encompass traumas or infe... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes: This could be allergic reaction. See your doctor to confirm this.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Could be: I would recommend you see your doctor for a full work-up that includes checking your thyroid.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Many options: These can be treated in many ways but freezing is often the fastest and most effective way to treat this. Recommend you see your doctor for treatment ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Probably not: It would definitely be painful. I wouldn't recommend it.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Depends: This would depend on the source of the leg pain. I would see your doctor for a full work-up to determine the cause.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Antibiotics: Antibiotics and possibly a nasal spray should take care of this problem.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Probably: Would recommend the decaf, though. Caffeine could certainly increase the side effect of a fast heart beat.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Low blood sugar: This is usually due to hypoglycemia or low blood sugar. This could be a harbinger of diabetes, however. Would recommend you see your doctor for a ful... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Many possibilities : Need to be evaluated by your doctor. Could be as simple as too much caffeine. But you need to be examined to be sure.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes: While many ulcers are caused by h. Pylori, not all.
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Talk to your doctor: Xanax (alprazolam) may not be the best medicine for you. Consult with your physician for possible changes.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
May be bacterial: By this time, you may have set up a bacterial infection. This can only be treated with antibiotics. Recommend you go to see your doctor.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Depends: Some feel improvement within minutes of hours. However, it may take up to 14 days to reach maximal benefit.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Days to weeks: Some muscles heal quickly while others may take much longer to heal. If in doubt of the diagnosis, see your doctor.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
See your doctor: Could be a wart. Most over the counter wart removers do not work very well. However, always best to have your doctor confirm the diagnosis and recomme... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Possibly. : Your heart should speed up when exercising or performing strenuous tasks however, this could also be a sign of heart disease. I would recommend seein... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Depends: Depends on what the cause of the bump is. Recommend you see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment options.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Many causes : Recommend seeing your doctor for a full GI work-up.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Depends: Nsaids such as Ibuprofen are the mainstay of treatment for this. However, if you have any doubt, see your doctor for a full work-up.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
It can : Cardioversion can be used to correct an abnormal rhythm such as atrial fibrillation. Sometimes, however, the procedure does not correct the situation.... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Days to weeks: Some muscles heal quickly while others may take much longer to heal. If in doubt of the diagnosis, see your doctor.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Salt water: Try gargling with warm salty water. Use a teaspoon in 8 oz of warm water and gargle and spit.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Won't help: Triple antibiotic will not treat a fungal infection. See your doctor to confirm diagnosis and provide treatment.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
See your doctor: Will likely need to get antibiotics from your doctor.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes: I recommend you see your doctor for a possible change in your medication.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Depends: May be as simple as too much caffeine. But if this is happening a great deal, would recommend you see your doctor.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes it could be: Recommend you see your doctor for h. Pylori testing.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Smith
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Salt water: Try gargling with warm salty water. Use a teaspoon in 8 oz of warm water and gargle and spit.
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Smith is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Smith is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks. Maybe dehydration; feeling a bit parched. Will try to drink more water plus electrolyte-rich drink. Best!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, GA
Graduated 2003MD

Residency

SELF REGIONAL HEALTHCARE

Awards

HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

AAFP Fellow
Wilderness Medical Society
Southern Medical Association
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