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Dr. Lisa Gold

Pediatrics
Crown Point, IN
29 years experience female

Locations

Office

Crown Point, IN

Address

1505 South Court Street, Suite 101, Crown Point, IN
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: Closed
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About

Bio

I am a busy full time pediatrician and mother of 2 teenage boys. I run for my exercise and enjoy cooking an riding my Harley. I am from the Midwest USA so people say I am down to earth. I love talking about children's health and medical issues.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Indiana

Doctor Q&A

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
They can tell: Certain eye doctors can tell if a child has eye problems. The child doesn't even need to cooperate or need to follow directions. They use equipment to... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Suggested products: I like cetaphil cleanser for eczema - it is a non-soap cleanser and does not strip away the moisture the skin needs yet still cleans. Shampoos? Someth... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Praise: Praise the good behavior often . It works!
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Abnormal liver tests: The numbers you gave show your baby has elevated liver enzymes and high bilirubin level. There are many reasons why these are high. If your baby is on... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Ignore: Don't lecture - let him learn with a good source - like american med association book on puberty.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Don't worry: If your child has a bite and is really bothered by it/itching it- or it looks infected - see a doctor. If you have an animal that could have fleas - g... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
High platelets: A high platelet count could be due to chance of sample taken or an indicator of inflammation- such as infection in the body. The reason for the number... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Ignore: Boil pacifiers and nipples to prevent continued infection.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Varies: The first time a girl has her period can be variable. Anywhere from just a few days to up to 7 or eight. With the next period the number of days can b... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Caladryl: It is ok for the treatment of itching other product is calamine lotion.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Girl anatomy: The hymen is a tissue near the entrance of the vagina that is present until a girl has intercourse. The hymen does not protect a girl from infection. ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Rotavirus illness: The length of illness can vary. Can be anywhere from a few days to up to 10 days.
A member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Diarrhea: It could be a few things. One of the more common things is drinking too much juice - keep it to 6-8 ounces a day max. He could also have a minor virus... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Yes: You can still get pregnant. The hormones that your body makes while you breast feed also suppress your need to have a period/bleed. But you are still ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Maybe asthma: She might have asthma. The decision is based on the doctor's exam of her lungs. Sometimes a three year old can have cough variant asthma where the chi... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Winter cheeks: There could be a few reasons. If your child has dry skin the cheeks love to show off dryness. Also if any outdoor exposure even if brief can cause red... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Gold
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Could be reflux: Your child may have gastroesophageal reflux or gerd for short. Gerd is easily treated with watching her diet, not letting her eat too late a dinner j... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gold is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gold is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you dont know if itll work cause it has been a long time since I
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But after 1week I had a dark brown discharge . I feel the same
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1993MD

Residency

St. Joseph Medical Center Phoenix AZ
Completed 1996

Awards

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