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Dr. Paul Aitchison

Radiology
Tabor City, NC
26 years experience male

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avid golfer and sports fanatic.

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Radiology

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English

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Aitchison
Radiology 26 years experience
Many: Lipid abnormalities, high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, sedentary lifestyle, family history, drug use (cocaine), poor diet of high fats without vegetables or fruit, maleness, birth control pills and smoking.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Aitchison
Radiology 26 years experience
Chest pain: There are many symptoms, including chest pain, neck and shoulder pain, shortness of breath, numbness, dizziness and nausea with exercise. Or, there may be no symptoms, which is why we try to limit or treat your risk factors such as high cholesterol, low hdl, high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, etc.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Aitchison
Radiology 26 years experience
Muscle weakness: Twitching, especially in hands and feet. Slurred speech or a "thick" tongue. Difficulty swallowing.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Aitchison is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Aitchison is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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thanks ! you guys are great. I will be more diligent about monthly breast exam and will ask to get an ultrasound.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of South Carolina School of Medicine, SC
Graduated 1995MD
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