Dr. Marvin Den

Internal Medicine
norwalk , CT
47 years experience male

Locations

Norwalk Medical Group

norwalk , CT

Address

40 Cross St, norwalk , CT
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Healthnet

Humana

Other

United healthcare

About

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.

Internal Medicine

Allergy and Immunology

Licenses

United States: Connecticut

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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Can be asymptomatic: You do not "outgrow" asthma, but can become asymptomatic- not have symptoms. The asthma can potentiaaly come back at a later date. Think of it as an i... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Yes, but: There are various forms of arthritis and the treatment may be different depending on the form.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Weight: Watch your food intake, decrease it , especially the carbs , and exercise.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Efficiency: Your organs will likely work more efficiently especially your heart and lungs. You will be able to do more will less energy output. You will fatigue l... Read More
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A 83-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Hemoptysis: Her coughing up blood is potentially very serious. Would discuss with her doctors what other tests have been done and what they are looking for. Once ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Would : Would start with a good internist who could look for causes of the itching. The next step would be to see an allergist while you have the the "hives"... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
X ray: You should see your doctor. Start with an exam and possible x-ray. The findings will provide the information to move forwared with what needs to be d... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
The : The simple answer is yes. See your physician to make sure that it is not something else.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Go to ER: If you are indeed having pains in your kidney area, you need to be seen. The er may be the best place to go, unless you can see your own doctor right ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Soreness : Soreness and swelling can occur. If it is severe she should seek medical attention.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Need : Need more information. Are you on any other drugs? Have you had any other exposures? Would consult a dermatologist first.
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
There : There are many reason for having unilateral pain around the eye. If it is around only one eye unlikely to be allergy. If you did not have have a cold ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
THEY AFFECT FUNCTION: These are substances in the blood that will affect the function of the thyroid. We usually associate them with hasimotos thyroid disease.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Would : Would seek help from an occupational health specialist. There may be one at the university medical system.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Need : Need to see a pulmonary person again.Would rule out other issues including cardiac before saying it is your nerves.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
It : It should effect your stomach lining if you are going to have a problem. Would discuss this with your doctor.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
See your doctor: You should be evaluated for this. See your doctor who may refer you to a gastroenterologist.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Do : Do they come and go or do they not change? That is an important factor. Advise seeing your md, or an allergist or dermatologist.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Seek immediate help: The person who has this needs to see her gyn and oncologist right away.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Speak : Speak to your doctor about rhinocort. It is a category b drug and should be ok.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
No: You are talking about an anatomical part of the penis. It would have nothing to do with his sex drive.
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Local or systemic: If you are indeed allergic you will probably have marked swelling locally with itching. Hopefully not a more generalized reaction. It could be a late... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
There : There is likely something environnmental that is causing these symptoms. Would see an allergist to begin with. If he thinks it advisable you can bring... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
You : You have dermatographism, a form of hives. Would see an allergist who could help you with this if not controlled by otc antihistamines. It would be be... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
You : You had a singnificant reaction to what bite you. You should see an md to make sure that it is not an infection, however.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
You : You may indeed be having a reaction to the medication. If it is allergic the amount does not matter. Would stop the medication and talk to your provid... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
A : A 2nd generation antihistamine, like claritin, not claritin-d, or nasal steriod (not otc) would probably be safe, but would check with your doctor fir... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
This : This may be a contact reaction to the exposure. See your doctor who may wish to refer you to a dermatologist.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Are you nervous?: If you become anxious over something you can feel your hear beat and have the sensations that you are feeling. If there is no family history of heart ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Raisins : Raisins are not a natural product. What is meant by unprocessed? How did they make the grapes into raisins? There-in likely is the answer.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
TEST FOR A SYNDROME: It is one of the tests ordered to diagnose the anti-phospholipid syndrome which can lead to recurrent spontaneous abortions and clotting issues.
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Asthma : Asthma symptoms can change with age. At times they can get worse. You can use your inhaler pre-exercise, but suggest you see your doctor to make sure ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Agree : Agree fully with dr fowler. May also have areas of just dry skin.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
BMi: You probably mean height loss. Would use the height you had prior to any loss. Though not perfectly accurate it will give you a very reasonable resul... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Bleeding disorder: If you mean von willbrand's factor, it is a test for a bleeding factor tendency. The person is likely seeing a hematologist for a bleeding workup.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Not a good idea: An allnighter is not a good idea. We all may have done it in college, but it was foolish then as well. Taking energy boosters that contain alot of caf... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Not good: The best way to lose weight and keep it off is to go slow. There are diet plans out there that are extremely low calorie that may help you achieve you... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Foreign Travel: Depending on where you traveling you can be exposed to various diseases. Malaria would be my first concern. Would see a doctor as soon as posible.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
See doctor: Would advise seeing a doctor likely a urologist.
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A male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Sinus issues: You may have an alllergic or non allergic rhinitis or an infection of your sinuses. You can try otc allergy meds and nasal saline. If they do not work... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Stop drinking: The alcholol may be the rrason for the elevation. Would cut back or even stop drinking if you can. Have your folate (folic acid) level checked.
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
There : There are many cauies of itching-these can include both allergic and nonallergic. Sometimes it may be sign of another disease process.That has itching... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Sterile saline: There should be no issues with a sterile saline eyewash.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
How : How do you know you are allergic? If the exposure is alot, medication may not help. There may be other issues going on causing your symptoms. Have you... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Be evaluated: There can be many causes for this.With your history it would be best to be evaluated in the er.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Still : Still likely a contact type reaction. Should see a skin doctor for testing.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Extremely : Extremely sorry for your loss. Unfortunately not enough information to be able to give a reasonable answer. Have you discussed the situation with the ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Impetigo?: Do you mean impetigo. This is an infection. See your doctor for treatment.
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A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Stone?: If you mean a stone in your urinary system, depending on size it may need to be removed with the help of a urologic procedure. The person should see a... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
It should not: If youn are using it properly there should be no issue.
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Oct 21, 2014
When asked about acute pancreatic attack, after 8 moths he advised not a good idea to drink alcohol if it caused it .good advice and better than saying drink and in away that feels like punishment THX
HealthTap member
Feb 22, 2013
Dr. Den replied very quickly-I appreciate that so much-even had a chart that I was able to view.
HealthTap member
Dec 25, 2012
Have seen a reumtologist buy they have no answers for me. What could be wrong???
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you dr., Also,my entire vagina is purple. Its only seen w/ prego wmn.& its frm sitting? Have edema in both feet. Left foot is pitted??
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Woke up with asthma and sharp pains to my right breast with each breath. After 2 shots of the inhaler it subsided. Looking for the cause.TY
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! My mother in law has been complaining about ringing in her ears and i have noticed she losses her balance alot. So this will help me alot

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

NYU
Graduated 1976MD

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine
Graduated 1976MD

Medical/Graduate school

City University of New York, Brooklyn College
Graduated 1972MD

Residency

St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital

Awards

Top Physicians, Consumers Research Council of America
Top Doctor, First Place, Connecticut - Winter
2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Connecticut - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Norwalk medical group
Norwalk hospital
American College of Chest Physicians
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