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Dr. Ronald Holzman

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

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Boynton Beach, FL

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Boynton Beach, FL
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Fax

657-444-3386

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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

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110 Answers
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
If not DAW. : Usually yes, unless "dispense as written (DAW)" is noted, or a DAW box is initialed by the physician.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Serious!: Benign growth which can erode the bones of the middle ear, leadin. To hearing loss. Erosion of the mastoid can also occur, as well as extension beyond... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
2nd opinion. : Get a second opinion ENT and ask him/her to have th ct reviewed as well.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Needs further eval. : There are known fetal abnormalities which may be seen associated with echogenic bowel on an 18 wk U/S. There are genetic for which amnio for karyotypi... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Not always liver. : Also hypervitaminosis A can cause yellow skin, seen in people that consume carrots in excess for a long time. Contact with a yellow dye, or items that... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Needs evaluation. : See your dentist before it gets worse. Could be one of several causes, for which evaluation including dental x-ray is needed.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Yes.: radiologists can see the differences on radiographic studies.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : Try calling your local medical society, or a local university medical center.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : If dates are accurate and exam performed by one well trained in evaluating fetal cardiac activity, it would seem that fetal demise would be most likel... Read More
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A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Needs work-up. : Can be from many causes, but the only way to determine exact etiology is to have it fevaluated by either direct visualization or radiographic studies.... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Not unusual. : Cord around neck caused by movement of the fetus in utero. Very common. No way to prevent. Ultrasound can show this. OB's will evaluate for a tight co... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Risk vs. benefit : You may not be able to. Consideration should be risk versus benefit. Have your doctor discuss the possibilities of different protocols, and possible l... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 48 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 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
MD/DO's. : Any MD or DO can request diagnostic imaging of a fetus, however they then become legally bound to follow up on the results of the study, and with the ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : A person is considered to be legally blind if he or she has a best corrected vision of 20/200 in their best seeing eye. If an individual has a visual... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : Continued clouding of the lens with continued loss of visual acuity, reventually leading to blindness.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Yes. : Hipaa regulations allow you to request your personal medical records from your provider, considering you are not a minor. Some providers may charge a... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : A person is considered to be legally blind if he or she has a best corrected vision of 20/200 in their best seeing eye. If an individual has a visual... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Testosterone like. : Testosterone, or drugs that work like testosterone are considered anabolic steroids. Lists of these as well as their use, effects, side effects, etc. ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Ignore: If they are asymptomatic, leave them alone!
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Probably not. : Birads 3 means probably benign, for a 6 mo. Follow-up. One cyst with debris may be questionable. Multiple suggests a benign process. While this sounds... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Depends. : Depends upon the fracture. Best is to see your orthopedist and let him/her determine the best method of treatment, after am x-ray is taken.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
By mail. : The patient is to be notified of the by mail whether the mammogram in normal or abnormal, and whether a return for further views/exams are necessary.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : Depends upon severity. If mild, and tolerable consider inserts in shoes/sneakers. Antiinflamatories may also benefit at this time ( ie NSAIDS), but co... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See neurologist!: Although familial tremor is a possibility, need more history. Duration, how long, etc. etc. must rule out more serious problems. See you pcp and get ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Possible reflux. : Reflux can cause the symptoms you describe, but best to see an ENT to get scoped for a more precise evaluation.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Yes. : But gall bladder pain would normally occur in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen at the level of the lower edge of the rib cage, not right lower ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Probably not. : If single and small there should be no worry. This should however be evaluated by your pcp/endocrinologist, with an ultrasound interpreted by a radiol... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Prevention is first.: Best is prevention of the stones, not treatment of the pain. Have you doctor evaluate you to determine the appropriate treaent, then discuss with him/... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
See below. : Although it will increase in size (mass), it's appearance on a mammogram may not show an increase in size if the projections are not exactly the same.... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Depends...: Depends upon radiologists degree of suspicion. It seems as if the radiologist wants to better evaluate the area of focal asymmetry, especially if ther... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Maybe : You will have to check with the malpractice insurance carrier. Some allow a certain percentage of work in other states, some do not. Some insurance c... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 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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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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