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Dr. Lisa Davidson

Family Medicine
Denver, CO
26 years experience female

Locations

Insight Primary Care

Denver, CO

Address

2373 Central Park Blvd, #205, Denver, CO
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

3033772548

About

Bio

Dr. Davidson is a well-respected family practice physician who is known for her commitment to health education and disease prevention and for her passion about patients being involved in decisions about their health. Dr. Davidson has been practicing in Denver since 1997.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

88 Answers
52 Agrees
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Viral? Eczema?: Depending on the location this could be herpes. Not just genital herpes, but the virus can come to other parts of the body too (not through sexual con... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Possibly: It's important to get something like this checked by a doctor or at planned parenthood. Your symptoms do sound like herpes. Early treatment can reduc... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Cream or pill?: Impetigo is a common skin infection in kids. It's often treated with Bactroban (mupirocin) Cream at first. If it's been three weeks, then he needs t... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Not a great idea: Scratching your scalp can cause small breaks in your skin which can lead to irritation and possibly even infection. If you want to increase blood flow... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Test?: Have you taken a pregnancy test? If it is negative, sometimes stress will cause your cycle to be late.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Just fine: Drinking water during ir after a meal is totally fine.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Which pill?: Which pill are you referring to? Any type of "abortion pill" will need to be administered by a doctor. Do not try to do this without the help of a p... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Vitamin B6?: Your question was unclear. Are you referring to vitamin b6? If so, this is perfectly safe to take in pregnancy.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Paxil (paroxetine)?: You may try paxil (paroxetine). It works differently than amitriptyline, but could cause a delay in ejaculation during sex as well.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Pain: Pain control and comfort are the most important things you can do for your loved one at end of life.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Yes, but: We can't recommend alcohol consumption under the age of 21 if you live in the U.S. Health-wise it's ok if you are not breast feeding.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Weight Reduction: People carry weight in different places. Try to do 15-30 minutes of any type of exercise per day, and eat 1300-1400 calories per day to reduce weight... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Birth changes things: If you don't have any pain, itching, lesions or sores, and no abnormal discharge or worry if stds, then it's likely that your body has simply changed ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Hernia?: If you are a male it may be a hernia. The other possibility is a lymph node that is swollen or a skin cyst. Best to be checked by a doctor.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Did: Did you know that marijuana use markedly lowers testosterone levels in men?
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Yes: Morning urine is the most sensitive in picking up a positive pregnancy test. Take another one at home tomorrow morning when you wake up and it's likel... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Possibly: A lot of people have mood swings, but if you feel like yours are more dramatic than others, and especially if you have a family history of bipolar, it... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
When you are ready: So sorry to hear. If you had a miscarriage in the 1st trimester and had no surgical procedures done, like a d&c, then you can have sex again whenever ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Mirena (levonorgestrel): Mirena (levonorgestrel) causes abnormal bleeding especially in the first 3-6 months. Hang in there, it's likely to go away.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Should be ok: Luckily the dose of 5mg is pretty low. You will likely do just fine, and i'm guessing your doctor will allow you to resume as soon as the blood test ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Take a test: The only way to know is to take a pregnancy test. It's also important to be screened for std's (sexually transmitted diseases) if you are having sex ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Not enough: Shellfish allergy can be life-threatening, especially if you have breathing difficulties when you eat it. Taking vitamin c is not enough to guarantee... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Cyst: If its at the entrance to the vagina, it could be a bartholin's cyst. Those usually need a doctor to drain them. They can grow quite large.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Effective: Nortriotyline was originally used for depression years ago. However over time we have discovered it helps quite a bit for various types of pain in the... Read More
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Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
A little early: I suppose it's possible to have nausea already but it's not likely because the hormone levels have not had a chance to get very high yet. Good luck!
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Yes: It's certainly possible to have some nausea around the time of ovulation.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
See a doc: This could indicate an infection in your intestines. Giardia is one example. It can cause mild diarrhea and foul-smelling stool. Having your doctor... Read More
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26 years experience
Not to my knowledge: To be really safe, if you are taking the antibiotic when you have to have a drug test, have your prescribing doctor write a note stating that you are ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Positive: You are pregnant no matter how light the line is.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Yes and No: Talk to your doctor about using it in the first 6 months of pregnancy. However, it is not recommended for use in the last 3 months due to potential ha... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Strep?: You should be checked by a doctor. You may have strep, or an ear infection or possibly both.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Possibly: Pica is very common and can sometimes be associated with iron deficiency, which many women also have in pregnancy. Stay away from the bleach, but the... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Get checked: These could be shave bumps, but red bumps in the groin can also be herpes. Herpes can break out months to years after the initial exposure. Your safes... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Pregnancy test : I'd recommend she take a pregnancy test. It's possible for her to be pregnant even if she is breast feeding.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Infection?: Can possibly mean infection or inflammation in the surrounding area. Shaving or waxing can even cause those lymph nodes to swell. Skin rashes, even so... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Yes: Anytime a penis goes into a vagina you can conceive a child.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Cushings?: Have you been screened for cushing's? Here is a reference. You should talk to your doctor: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/cushings-syndrome/ds004... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
No, but: Many cities have free clinics or a planned parenthood that could treat you sooner.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Certainly: Yes you can take brisk walks during your period. As long as your flow isn't too heavy and you are otherwise healthy, your period does not need to limi... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Did: Did you know that childhood obesity has tripled in the U.S. since the 1960s?
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Probably fine: Your baby is smaller than the size of a peanut at this point, so anything going on in your upper left abdomen is not related to the baby. Congrats!
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Remote possibility: There's always a chance. It's best to take a pregnancy test. If you are not, there are lots of reasons why you may be late, including certain medici... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Try to quit: Taking any medication daily for headaches is not good for your body. Ibuprofen can cause gastritis, ulcers even bleeding of the stomach. It can also ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Yes and no: It does not point to a specific disease or condition, if that's what you are asking. However, as you probably know, smoking of any kind is bad for yo... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Don't: Don't treat them like they are children. Respect them. Remember, they've seen and done it all!
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
A little heavy: That's quite a bit of bleeding while on a birth control pill. You may try mononessa or another "monophasic" pill. This means that the dose of hormon... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
It can: If you'd prefer, there is a generic, once daily dose of wellbutrin (bupropion), (bupropion) called wellbutrin (bupropion) xl. You may talk to your do... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Possibly: The only way to know for sure is to take a pregnancy test, available at your local drug store.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Take another test: It's important to collect the first morning urine for your pregnancy test. You'll need to take another one. If it's negative, and your period still d... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Davidson
26 years experience
Doctor removal: If you want any skin lesions removed, you should have a doctor do it. They need to first check it to make sure it doesn't need to be sent for biopsy.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Davidson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Davidson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for answering . No I haven't been screened for cushings. Have researched I some. Will make appt. thanks!
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Thank you very much. Bt I did not feel ejaculation. Then too she can be pregnant?
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Thanks for your quick reply! I am trusting your answer, but will wait.

Awards

Top Family Physician, Second Place, Colorado - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Third Place, Denver Region, CO - Summer
2013
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

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Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center
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