Dr. Ruben Mesa

Hematology
Scottsdale, AZ
30 years experience male

Locations

Mayo Clinic

Scottsdale, AZ

Address

13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ
Directions

Fax

4803014675

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.

Hematology

Medical Oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

24 Answers
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruben Mesa
30 years experience Hematology
Unlikely: No evidence that masturbation has an impact on blood counts.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruben Mesa
30 years experience Hematology
Usually GI issues: Oral iron most commonly causes GI side effects - constipation etc. Dizziness would be possible, but less likely.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruben Mesa
30 years experience Hematology
Not likely: Given most patients with hereditary spherocytosis (hs) have the disease lifelong would not likely cause a change in fatigue levels.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mesa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mesa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! First medication had no effect so they changed it going on 3 weeks
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Graduated 1995MD

Medical/Graduate school

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Graduated 1993MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

Mayo Clinic Minnesota

Residency

Mayo Clinic Minnesota

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Medical Association
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