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Dr. Kathleen Saradarian

Family Medicine
Branchville, NJ
34 years experience female

Locations

Office

Branchville, NJ

Address

PO Box 2457, 07826-2457, Branchville, NJ
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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

123 Answers
72 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Numerous: There are many things that can cause irregular menstrual cycles, pregnancy is just one of them. There are many medications and herbs that affect the ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Sugar dropping: If your breakfast is high in carbs and doesn't contain any protein or fat, your sugar level goes up, your body responds by releasing Insulin and then ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Absolutely: As long as you have a vagina, you can have intercourse. Of course, after you have healed from surgery and been given the ok from your surgeon. You j... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Many things: Check for fever. How long going on? Are pains just before diarrhea or all the time. Is your belly sore to push on it or pain with moving around, ju... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Reflux: I have also seen severe gastric reflux disease cause bad breath. So check with dentist and make sure you don't have gum disease. And then, depen... Read More
A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Get it yourself: You apparently have computer access and can work the computer. You could contact your daughter and grandson by computer. Or you can get the phone ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Several techniques: Many people get anxious taking tests, whether you have asperger's or not. There are medications used for performance anxiety, like having to get up ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Physical urticaria: These are hives and swelling caused by something in the environment but not necessarily allergies. In particular is one called cholinergic urticaria ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Weeks to months: After you treat scabies, the itching and the rash may take a couple of weeks to months before they go away. But as long as you aren't getting new ras... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
See your doctor: It could be that you just pulled a muscle from coughing. But it could also be that you cracked a rib or have developed pneumonia or pleurisy. You... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Varicocele: That sounds like a varicocele, which is typically described as feeling like "a bag of worms". It is very common and generally not a problem unle... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: The elevated bilirubin is what causes the itching. The bilirubin is deposited in the skin, that is what makes you yellow, and it itches. There is no... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Although there are no tests, to date, that can confirm a case of fibromyalgia, it is real. Unfortunately it can only be diagnosed by history, physica... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
For what: Not sure what you are asking for. You don't "need" to smoke pot with hepatitis c, it's not benefiting you at all. Not sure what kind of pill you are... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: You really can't induce a seizure by worrying or thinking about them. You have to have the predisposition to get seizure, which are caused by electri... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: Ibuprofen is not an addicting drug. There is no physical dependence so you can just stop taking it. However, there is concern with why she was tak... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Hair grows slower.: That's a tough question. The answer is that your hair is just growing slower. Hair has 3 phases of growth. It grows, then it stops growing and then... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Weeks: Fungal infections are slow growing, and therefore slow to resolve. That's why you have to take medication for a while. Even after the fungus is kill... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: With showers, it's harder to raise your body temperature because your skin is still exposed to the air and can cool. In a bath, your body tempera... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
See your GYN: You need to see your doctor that takes care of you gynecologically. This could be something simple like a polyp but it is not normal to "gush" blood ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: There are several treatments for psoriasis, depending on it's severity and other symptoms. But there is no cure. Treatment has to be continued and t... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Mucous show: It sounds like this could be your "mucous show" or mucous plug. The cervix is "sealed" with a plug of mucous during pregnancy. As it shortens and st... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Probably Not: With a due date of march 15th, that would indicate that you were fertile around june 22nd give or take a week. That is assuming 28 day cycles and th... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Genetics: Dark circles under the eyes is usually from genetics, something you inherited from your parents. Sometimes allergies can cause dark circles too, ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: There is no easy way to lose weight, if there was, none of us would be heavy. It's simple math, calories in must be less than calories exerted and ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Not fetus---you: Your fetus is pretty well protected. But it is important to keep you healthy as your fetus's health ultimately depends on you. You need to find out ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Pregnant?: If the last one you did was positive, then it is likely you are pregnant. To be sure, since you had 2 negatives, i would repeat it again.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
By Ultrasound?: If you are 6-1/2 weeks pregnant today, i guess based on ultrasound, you would have conceived somewhere between 7/21 and 7/28, give or take.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Blood test: The only way you know if you have high cholesterol is to get a blood test to measure y our cholesterol. It's important to not just get the total chol... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Common: Diarrhea is never considered normal but diarrhea is a complication of gallbladder surgery. It is believed that the undigested fat in the diet cause... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: You should see your family doctor. It might be viral but you should be checked to make sure no other complications like wheezing. You should also ch... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: There is no medical evidence or studies indicating that a cleanse is needed or does anything beneficial for people.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: Working out is always a wonderful idea. And being fit during pregnancy is good for both of you. You have to exercise very heavily, or lose a lot o... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Pregnancy: You didn't mention using birthcontrol. So, first thing is to do a pregnancy test. 11 days late it should be accurate. If negative or even if positi... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Vitamin b 12 is water soluble. That means that you can not build up and store high levels, you urinate out any extra that you might ingest. So you c... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Neither: It depends on what kind of muscle cramps you are talking about but vinegar or pickels have not been found to help. If you are on medication that can ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Stop smoking: Nothing but time will "cleanse" your lungs, meaning allowing them to heal. You can never completely undo the damage of smoking but risks of heart dis... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Possible infection: You might have an untreated urinary tract infection (uti). Go see your doctor. Meanwhile, make sure you drink lots of fluids and urinate regularly.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Eat more: If you are really talking about gaining weight, then the answer is to increase your calories. If you are talking about getting bigger, then work out ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
I don't know: I have no idea what a "hyrdation level measuring machine" even is. The best way to judge hydration is urination. You should urinate a few times a da... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Diet: If you have had a full work-up for your constipation, including lab tests. And you've reviewed any medications that might cause constipation, like bl... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Give it time: You just had surgery and anesthesia. It will take a couple of days for you to bounce back to normal. Give yourself time.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
A doctor: Hsg - hystosalpingogram must be ordered by a doctor, but a doctor should also be the one to decide if it is a needed test or the correct test. See... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
See your doctor: I don't really know what you are describing. But if you have a really low hematocrit, the least of your problems are difficulty using your blood in t... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: I am not aware of any link between hyperthyroidism and pancreatitis. There are medications that can cause pancreatitis. Also, having gall stones c... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Not enough info: Don/t know where your pain is or why you were taking an antibiotic or if the cough is even part of the illness. But, if you had a sore throat, nasa... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: I would call your babies doctor and make them aware of the situation. Check for fever also.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
None: There are no known health benefits to sauna and steam room. People just think it feels good. Theoretically, warming your muscles might help exercise... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Normal thyroid: A normal TSH means your body knows that your thyroid is normal.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Saradarian is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Saradarian is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I have fibromyalgia but there is one place that hurts more so and its my neck. I have really bad headaches everyday and get sick everyday
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks for answering this question. Is there still a chance for me to have children even though I've had this for 3yrs
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But Im very lazy for exercise. People advise me for gym but after few mnths when I was done and left gym I know I can't continue exc at hom

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Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School, NJ
Graduated 1987MD

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