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Dr. Timothy Schultz

General Practice
Santa Barbara, CA
32 years experience male

Locations

Osteopathic Associates of Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA

Address

136 West Cota; Suite C, D, Santa Barbara, CA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

8059662012

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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.

General Practice

Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

Doctor Q&A

83 Answers
20 Agrees
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Check pulses: Some variation can be normal, but have a physician check pulses at the groin, back of the knee and ankle. If they are even, ask yourself about trauma'... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Ophthamologist first: Evaluation by an ophthamologist. May be iritis or keratitis which needs to be accurately diagnosed. May also be a ptyergium that can be made worse b... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Long list of possibl: Labs for thyroid, anemia, glucose, etc. Hormone evaluations. Low blood pressure? Look up "shy-drager syndrome ". Structural possibilities include ar... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
No stone unturned: If you haven't had an ivp-intravenous pyleogram or an imaging of your kidneys i would suggest you do that. You may have a stone in the pelvis of the... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Great start: Your own determination will get the words on paper but most of us need a village to help with a longer plan when we need to change our lifestyle. Fin... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Urology: Consult a urologist and discuss your options. No medication exists so be prepared to talk surgery.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Pediatrics eval: Though this is possibly normal, it would help to find out if your baby has food intolerances, decreased innervation to the colon or intestines, a dila... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Possibly: Dizziness and sweaty/clammy skin may be a sign of an allergic reaction, heart problems, anxiety, electrolyte imbalance, internal bleeding, low oxyg... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Blood count?: Might be wise to have your blood drawn to make sure you don't have a low grade infection of the appendix , intestine, or uterine/cervix area. If you h... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Pilonidal cyst: Unless you have a herpes outbreak, diabetes with excessive tissue breakdown (decubitus ulcer) the most likely diagnosis is a pilonidal cyst which may ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
#2 antihistamine: Are you taking any B vitamins that include niacin? Been out in the woods and touched nettles? If the itching is throughout the body might be a histami... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Look inside: if stress or thoughts are keeping you awake, try taking some GABA and 5-10 mg of melatonin 1-2 hours before the time you would like to be asleep, bot... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
B12 anyway: Olfactory nerves can be sheared with any head injury as they are vulnerable with many exits through the bone above the nose. It may take 6- 8 months t... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Very Doubtful: The only possible correlation with testosterone would be through dehydration and coincidental liver disease. An on-line study showed no reports of el... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
One lump of suger: Usual painless lump in the neck is a lipoma if it is soft, moveable and under the skin. However it should not cause your neck to be stiff. Check it o... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Make sure: That the ionized water is from the sinus draining and not from cerebral spinal fluid rhinorrhea. If you smell has become distorted see an ENT doctor a... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
All you can eat?: Loss of appetite can be psychologic (depression) , physiologic hormone imbalance), or physical/mechanical (ulcers). If you are losing weight on weekly... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Wait Bearing: Once the bone callous is forming and the surgeon has removed the cast, (if there is one, ) you can start with non-weight bearing exercises. Weight -b... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Arthritis?: Pain that is worse with inactivity in a knee is potentially arthritis. Could also be that you are sleeping in a position that aggravates or stretches ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Restricted blood flo: If the spine muscles are tense with forward bending, and bending forward allows more blood to the head by gravity, the likely cause of your headaches ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Likely : The description sounds like herpes simplex which is an std. Although painful and inconvenient, it is not serious but it is contagious and causes compl... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Bid with less anti.: Macrobid works as a bacteria-static agent preventing growth of bacteria, sometimes normal flora like e. Coli, by keeping exponential bacterial growth ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
No Vitamin D: Unlikely from a specific cause, but sounds like poor blood circulation and little sunlight exposure. If you are using any topical agents with metallic... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Remote: Unless you have had congenital heart problems, drug abuse, severe obesity, an undiagnosed cardiac anomaly- such as valve bacteria , or electrical/cond... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
IV fluids: If the medication has already been absorbed and is causing irritability, drowsiness and pumping the stomach is not an option, administer supportive ca... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Migraine headache: Migraine headaches used to be called sick/abdominal headache since some of the symptoms associated with migraines are nausea and vomiting. Preventing ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Whole body : The whole body needs protection from rubber bullets: they can cause fractures of bones, internal organ bleeding, bleeding of the brain, and abnormal h... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
The size of asia: Left chest pain for that duration is very unlikely from the heart. Most frequent from gastric reflux, ribcage pain from muscle strain, or from a spas... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Recheck: Antibiotics are not always effective, so if you are nauseated or dizzy for more than 48 hours after starting the meds, return to prescriber.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Strength of sodium h: Unlikely need er - if he is not symptomatic- drooling or difficulty swallowing, stomach pain, wheezing or coughing would need evaluation immediately.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Several possibles: Most likely to be tinea versicolor, a yeast that grows in moist conditions. Generally easily treated with topicals or diet. Stretch marks from rapid... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Doubtful: The sugar 'concentration' may decline slightly, but you are still feeding the organisms that live for a free meal of simple sugars. Try using a good m... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Probably Normal: Temperatures are often below normal, vary with time of day, body part measured, food consumption, mouth breathing: lower temps more common on tongue a... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Long time: I would take him for a check at urgent care or a doctor's office. Make sure he isn't dehydrated, anemic: there is likely an underlying reason why wha... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Yes: If the pain is severe you should be evaluated in an urgent care setting. If it feels like you need to have a bowel movement, try a hot bath or a hot w... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Age and weight?: Unlikely would hurt anyone over 100 pounds, check with poison control at 1800-222-1222, if under the age of 15. 6 tablets a day is limit for toxicit... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Eye witness: Pain in the eye needs to be checked, but the likely reason is a hordeolum-or stye. Warm compresses resolve these faster. Use a clean hot wash cloth s... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Arm yes breast no: Red bumps around breast may be dermatitis from detergent plus bra strap or if they are under the breast may be fungal (candida). You can try a neutra... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
No limits: Usually done at birth, as a custom. Pain associated with the procedure needs to be managed in older children/adults.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
GYN: If you are being seen by an ob/gyn for pregnancy, consult with them as soon as you can. Sometimes hypertension can cause a conjunctival hemorrhage (bl... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Family history: Of migraines? Sounds like migraine equivalent headache. Have you had similar episodes before? If you have magnesium in the house try that and a cold... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Necks in line?: Make sure you are at a table sitting straight up while watching. When you get tired of holding that position, stop watching u tube! the neck or the s... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Yes: Pregnancy test would be in order . If you need support to check this, see a nurse practitioner who can spend time talking to you with the results. Wis... Read More
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Yes, BUT: Pain with shingles can be excruciating. A 160 pound man usually requires 7.5 - 10 mg of hydrocodone for 6-8 hours of pain relief. Ask your doc for a s... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Thigh guess so: Stress can make you feel aches in greater detail!
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
The godfather?: I think marlon brando used cotton balls, but short of seeing a plastic surgeon, i think you might have to settle for old chubby checker records.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Keep asking for help: Thoughts about death are normal to the extent that they may help address our fears about dying. If that is all you can think about, find a psychothera... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
History your story?: Local pain probably from the shoulder, frequently from arm strains, poor or prolonged sleeping positions, too much or lack of exercise? But referred p... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Sinusitis: If Flonase hasn't relieved the symptoms, you may have a blocked sinus and need to see a physician. Osteopathic physicians can sometimes check to see ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Schultz
General Practice 32 years experience
Water you up to?: Alcohol is a diuretic-makes you lose more than you drink, with a hang-over you are in a dehydrated condition. Making you much more susceptible to for... Read More

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Oct 7, 2012
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Schultz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Schultz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you.my hubby is a wounded warrior, my son has Brain cancer, with two more little angels. Unfortunately i have no insurance. Educating
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Thank you, your werevery helpful.I have tried propranolol and it has helped but on the bad side it made me feel drunk at the same time.
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They did a mri, eeg, ekg, an ultrasound of my heart, blood test and still found nothing when I was at the hospital

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, CA
Graduated 1990MD

Medical/Graduate school

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, CA
Graduated 1990MD

Residency

Eastmoreland General
Completed 1991

Awards

Cranial Competency Certificate from The Osteopathic Cranial Academy
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