Dr. Ronald Holzman

Mammography, Breast Ultrasound
Boynton Beach, FL
49 years experience male

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Office

Boynton Beach, FL

Address

Boynton Beach, FL
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657-444-3386

About

Bio

Diagnostic Radiologist Attorney, primarily defense medical malpractice.

Specialties
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Mammography, Breast Ultrasound

Breast Biopsies

General Ultrasound

Law, Medico-Legal

Law-Medical Malpractice

Doctor Q&A

110 Answers
729 Agrees
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Blood alcohol level: If 18 or over, elevated is considered .08 or greater (that is .08gm/dl or 80 mg/dl). If under 18, an elevated level can be considered as low as .02. V... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Depends. : Depends upon the medication, the company policy, and the type of work you perform during the day. All will have to be evaluated to determine any risk ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : Is this the first U/S? Heart beat would normally be seen at this time, but as study is operator dependent, experience of tech is important. Don't rush... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Needs expert eval. : There are many risks inherent in all procedures. Whether one particular outcome is is considered to be within the "risks of the procedure" need to be ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Yes. : A downside would be that of transmitting an infection to the recipient.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
May have issues. : Since he has been intubated, removal of ET tube may bring up moral, ethical, religious, as well as legal issues. Best to to to your doctors, or the le... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Malpractice attorney: Best would be to contact a malpractice attorney who would have your case evaluated by an appropriate physician related to your queried malpractice, to... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Many. : Please review: http://search.Yahoo.Com/r/_ylt=a0og7lfys1lsbska0j1x.9w4;_ylu=x3odmte1cxywdnb2bhnlywnzcgrwb3mdnqrjb2xva2fjmgr2dglka1bsrfvtmdffota-/sig=1... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Per the NIH:: Usher syndrome type 2A is a genetic condition characterized by hearing loss from birth and progressive vision loss that begins in adolescence or adult... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Possible PVC's: Not sure based on your description. May be related to a cardiac etiology. Without other information or tests, best guess might be pvc's (premature ven... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Depends --?dilution.: If 18 or over, elevated is considered .08 or greater (that is .08gm/dl or 80 mg/dl). If under 18, an elevated level can be considered as low as .02. V... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Possibly. : Dense breasts could "hide" disease. U/s will usually find lesions hidden in the dense tissue noted on the mammo. However if you have risk factors such... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
If uterus is scanned.: And abdominal and kidney ultrasound does not normally include the pelvis/uterus. You can ask your doctor to obtain a pelvic ultrasound as well. If the... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Hyperhydrosis. : Excessive sweating of the palms, silex, and armpits is called hyperhydrosis. This may he primary, caused by physical or emotional states , or seconday... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Needs expert eval. : There are many risks inherent in all procedures. Whether one particular outcome is is considered to be within the "risks of the procedure" need to be ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
U/S: Should first start with an ultrasound for a breast mass, for an initial evaluation. If over 40, 0 or u/s so necessitates, mammogram would then be obta... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Many things. : Can be one of numerous things ranging from low sugar secondary to bad eating habits during exams, to much more serious problems. If after eating norma... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Varies. : Kub is an abdominal/pelvic x-ray (abbreviated for: kidneys-ureters-bladder). Both terms are now essentially interchangeable, although kub is more used... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Everything!: Radiologic technologists are trained how to take X-rays, as well as the physics behind X-ray production, and the process of film development. You will... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : Can be one of many etiologies ranging from from medications to obstruction. Difficult to evaluate without better history and physical exam. Best to se... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Many causes!: You need a complete work-up and evaluation. See your pcp who will start the evaluation and then refer you for tests and to see other specialists as de... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : Have you pcp review findings with radiologist who read study. Depending upon degree of suspicion of the area, radiologist may only request a short ter... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
No. : H. Pylori is a bacterium. Once diagnosed with H.Pylori, it is necessary to have a regimen of antibiotic therapy and acid lowering medication (of which... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : Sounds like they may be lymph nodes. Jane this checked out by your Dr. to evaluate them and determine whether they may be reactive/inflammatory, or mo... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Ask an attorney!: You will need to speak with a lawyer who "specializes" in medical malpractice. Just rember, to have a compensible action, there must be negligent acti... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : Best is to discuss with your mom, or he doctors with her written permission. HIPPA regulations prevent us from discussing any patients condition with ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Not necessarily : In many offices it would depend upon office protocol. Other offices leave it up to the technologist whether she or he is comfortable in the findings... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Many reasons. : There may be many reasons for this. One of the more common may be carpal tunnel syndrome, however to evaluate for and rule out more serious problems y... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Licensed MD/DO yes.: If they are licensed in the state to practice medicine, they can practice as clinicians. The residency is a specialization, such as an attorney who de... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
YES!: Follow all work-up and treatment regimens from his pcp, and specialists.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Usually close. : Studies have shown that up to 20 wks gestation, ultrasound can vary by as much as 1.2 wks. Others have shown a 2 wk variaton between 18 to 28 wks, and... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : You need to be evaluated by a neurologist to determine the tests you need and the cause of your symptoms.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Results vary. : Results may vary, depending upon the machine used. Some may give a good "ballpark" reading while others may be off by a large amount. Do not trust any... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Maybe : a small HH can increase overtime. While many to most maybe asymptomatic, many present with mild reflux causing "heartburn". If this becomes chronic or... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Risk vs. Benefit: It all comes down to risk versus benefit. Speak to your doctor. Radiation for infants and children are to be kept "alarp" (as low as reasonably possi... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : They are pretty accurate. Any variations will be due to operator dependence, how accurately measurements were taken and position of the fetus. Measure... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
D;C.: If you are truly 9 wks preg and ultrasound at 9wks showed a 6 wk fetus without a heart beat, it sounds like fetal demise (ie. That the fetus died in u... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See cardiologist. : "Funny heart beat" can be anything from atrial or ventricular premature contractions. Considering your other symptoms however you should get evaluated... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Yes: Neonatal eye prophylaxis is mandatory in texas as well as the rest of the us.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : Several possibilities including fracture. Wait for X-ray which if not diagnostic should be followed by other diagnostic evaluations.
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See below. : If continuous , may be related to hand position, possible carpal tunnel syndrome. If so, a visit to a neurologist for conformation and therapy/treatme... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Ask obstetrician b: Best advice is to speak with your obstetrician for any questions relating to your pregnancy.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
See an attorney. : Pending circumstances, you may be able to get a court order to mandate the testing.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Yes.: radiologists can see the differences on radiographic studies.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Follow up. : Best to ask your Dr these questions. U/S images can vary depending upon the position of the baby and the ability of the operator to get the images ne... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Means empty b: Depends upon when you last voided, and the reason the exam is being done, and the phase of the exam. Best to go over results with your Dr.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Possible: may also have a relation to disk pathology. If not noticing any resolution in a day or so, see your Dr. For further work up.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Can't send from here: a solitary kidney may be the result of a prior naphrectomy (kidney surgically removed), or congenitally absent.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Have it evaluated.: While there are more serious diagnoses, a usual cause of a frontal headache may be frontal sinusitis, which can be acute or chronic. To evaluate for t... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 49 years experience
Many possibilities. : Need to be evaluated by your md/urologist. Can be anything from kidney problems, prostatitis/enlarged prostate, due to many and varied causes, as well... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Holzman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Holzman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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When you asked if the surgeon has any info that the radiologist does not? The answer is NO. I dont know what to do now...
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you doctor. I shall show a good ent asap.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Could it see tumours. Thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine, Mexico
Graduated 1974MD

Residency

LONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

Assistant Professor of Radiology
Top Radiologist, Second Place, Florida - Summer
2013
Top Radiologist, First Place, Florida - Summer
2014
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