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Dr. Steve Drabek

Family Medicine
Yukon, OK
38 years experience male

Locations

Office

Yukon, OK

Address

436 S Mustang Rd, Yukon, OK
Directions

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About

Bio

Esophageal cancer survivor 1987, Hospice and palliative medicine since 2000. Family medicine for 26yrs private practice.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

79 Answers
7 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Maybe: The 500 and 325 refer to the amount of tylenol (acetaminophen) in the pill. The 10 is the amount of hydrocodone so same amount of narcotic pain relie... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Needs Dr. Visit: Too many things, anemia, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, and not something diagnosis will be found on forum such as this. Need to see dr. For complete... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Not helpful: Vitamins not for acne as a general rule. Vitamins are designed to be used to replace things that are not present in your diet or you don't get normal... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See cardiology: See a cardiologist and discuss with them, there may or may not be a simple solution. Preferable to see eps cardiologist or electrophysiologist who's ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
None: Wt loss is only with 3600 calories = 1 pound, eat less and exercise more to lose wt and don't expect a pharmacologic crutch. The magic pill for many ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No but : Sounds more like muscle pain especially since positional. Cancer will not very likely to be in one spot unless skin cancer and obvious abnormal skin ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: It wont hurt the nipple or change risk of cancer but it will hurt the person attached to the nipple. It is personal choice.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Many things: Anxiety if new relationship or feeling pressure to perform. If no medical problems or daily medications if his age similar to yours (33) one would n... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Work??: Silver has been used for an antibiotic long ago but it is mostly used now for wealth. If your buying silver solution your contributing to someones w... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Grow: Nothing makes you increase height beyond what god planned. Eat healthy and exercise will stimulate metabolism and growth of bones but nothing "makes ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Many things: If associated with short of breath, cough blood or fever, chills or any other symptoms then you need to see a doctor.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Caffeine : I assume lipton tea? Caffeine withdrawal whether tea, cola or coffee or energy drinks. Don't stop abruptly but reduce over time. Moderation is key... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Multiple things: High pressure such as blood pressure but also stiff lungs in a smoker can cause condition called cor pulmonale. Also leak from l side of heart to rig... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Not likely: Rls syndrome is unusual feeling of needing to move legs when trying to sleep. Reversible causes could be anemia or low red blood cells. Can be idiop... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Tamiflu (oseltamivir) per the cdc should be used in people with documented flu who have other serious health problems to help them get over the flu. I... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Maybe: Normal is up to 140 so 159 is not very elevated. Liver function tests usually do not get dr's concern until 5-10 times normal but depends on your hea... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Could be: If you miss more than one pill in a month or pack of bcp's you should take other precautions the rest of the month. When first starting bcp's the fir... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
If you ask your DR. : Dont do anything without asking the dr. In charge of your care. Too much even with a j tube can result in aspiration or diarrhea or other complicatio... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Absolutely: The skin heals both ways. Keep clean and it will heal. Everyone has an opinion and mine is that the skin heals. If you need to cover it due to en... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Swims or fly's: Fish and fowl have lower cholesterol along with vegetables. Also look at your HDL or good cholesterol because if high that is good. Go to american h... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Sperm well protected inside and meds outside.
A member asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Systolic pressure is when the ventricle contracts pumping blood thru the body. Diastole is when the heart relaxes and waits for the ventricle to fill... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
AA: Alcoholic anonymous is a support organization for people with alcohol of substance abuse issues. It is a group support system and quite effective. T... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Nothing: The d indicates sudafed which is a stimulant as well as a decongestant and the body has to break it down. Side effects could include insomnia, palpit... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Nerves are responsible for sending signal to the brain something is wrong (usually pain) so any dysfunction of the nerve can result in a signal sent t... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Unhealthy: They also lose enamel from teeth, vitamins, electrolytes and fluids and their health in general. Purge is not the answer. Purge is binging with a s... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See a doctor: The flu lasts 7 days and not cause of coughing up blood. Needs to be seen by someone and a chest x-ray.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: There is no reason you can't take together as long as not allergic to either.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Breast tenderness is hormone related and influenced by many other things as well such as caffeine (energy drinks, cola, coffee, and nicotine). Tender... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Complicated.: Nerves are the wires for the body and the spinal cord is a large bundle of wires that give off sometimes smaller groups of wires down to single nerves... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Many ??: Are you overweight? Fatty liver can do this. Exposure to viral hepatitis? High fat diet? Any medications? (even otc or herbal things). Liver funct... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yesterday: You dont mention what you did yesterday, did you shave, apply oil, ? Something is missing to be able to answer the question yesterday may need to be ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Time to get: Ovulation means your ovary let go of an egg and pregnancy is more likely if sperm meets egg and combine. Good luck.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Cryotherapy is like any burn to tissue, it sheds and new tissue grows back in its place. Immediately after procedure sex life affected due to discha... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Infection: Yeast infection most likely and otc meds could be tried but if not resolved need to see dr. To do microscopic test to see if something in addition. ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Premature ejaculate: This is premature ejaculation and many things can play a role, anxiety or first time (or first few times) and may get better over time. If not there ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Discuss with Dr.: You don't say if male or female. Exercise is almost always good for raising testosterone and there is too much hype about "low t" these days and shou... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Dysmenorrhea : Many possibilities. ?Sexually active, discharge, poss pregnant, infection, bc pills, try alive or advil (ibuprofen) if not allergic and if persists... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Stay off bottom: Not concerning and should resolve staying off the superficial nerves of the skin on your bottom. If does not resolve with movement and avoiding press... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Good health: Eat right, exercise, sleep appropriately. Many supplements claim to strengthen the immune system. The only immune systems strengthened are the o... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Really: Non relate symptoms or just loose association or when the whatever. Eat your breakfast, sleep 6-8hrs every night and dont have sex out of wedlock. ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
NOT GOOD IDEA: Tazorac (tazarotene) will make the skin angry and you wont like it and you would be much better off using Hydrocortisone cream (cortaid otc).
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Not good: Spend time with your friend whether she has one day or one decade. Rule #1 we all die, rule #2 god decides. Tell those you love that you love them b... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Personal preference: It is normal but should not replace human interaction or isolate you from the world around you. Does not cause blindness, hairy knuckles or any other... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
If persists: If first intercourse probably not but if frequent issue or associated with pain, fever or discharge or you have any concerns then absolutely.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Not know: Itching of incision sites is normal healing. Redness can mean infection but usually will have swelling and drainage of pus if infected. Keep clean a... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Many questions: Are you obese? Asthmatic? Precious lung problems? Reflux? You need to see a doctor to discuss the many issues that could contribute to the issues... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Not necessarily. Sleeping medications are not something that makes you sleep, they may help with sleep.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See a doctor: You need to be seen for this since it could be serious. Go to er now.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Drabek
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Pain with gb usually when trying to squeeze against pressure like blowing a pea thru a straw. If gb drains without pressure may not have pain but if ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Drabek is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Drabek is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! I'm underweight instead, with 6 feet of ht, m only 58kgs. I havn't faced any prob on other times of day. That's why I'm quite confused.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank u so much for your help! I dont have insurance so its pretty expensive to see a dr.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for your response. Cost is not a concern I want to take what will work best.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, OK
Graduated 1984MD

Awards

Family Physician of Year 2007
Top Doctor, Second Place, Oklahoma - Winter
2013
Most Influential, First Place, Oklahoma City, OK - Winter
2013
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