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Dr. David Cohen

Internal Medicine
Wynnewood, PA
43 years experience male

Locations

Office

Wynnewood, PA

Address

100 East Lancaster Ave, Wynnewood, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Independence Blue Cross

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Wynnewood, PA

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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

233 Answers
28 Agrees
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Talk to your gynecologist. The discharge is probably just old blood.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Depends : Get a potassium level checked. If it is low then you need supplemental potassium.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Yes: If detected early a hysterectomy will remove the cancer and cure the patient.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Congestion: It is probably due to chest congestion. You most likely have a viral bronchitis.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
No: No. If it bothers you then stop drinking the koolaid.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: You are young for polycythemia vera. Why do you think you have it? Would get everything stabilized before any elective surgery.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: High BP usually no symptoms. If BP is very high then you may have headaches or blurry vision. High BP can cause strokes and heart attacks. Diabetes ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Hug and kiss her. Have your dad hug and kiss your mom.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Unless it is due to swelling- edema then probably not.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See an opthalmologis: This may be allergic. However you should see an eye specialist.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Other options: There are different forms of ibs. Some assiciated with constipatin and others with diarrhea. You can try bulk agents like metamucil. Sometimes probiot... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Probably not: However, you should see your doctor or dentist and get examined.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See a doctor: Your blood pressure may be dropping when this happens. You need to see a doctor and have this evaluated.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See a doctor: You may have a neck muscle strain or possibly a herniated disk in yoyr cervical spine pressing on a nerve root. If the pain is not relieved by over th... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Warm soaks: Try warm soaks 2-3 times a day.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Yes: Yes but an MRI scan of the pelvis is a better way to image the uterus.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Consider a steroid injection into the bursa. Ask the orthopedist if he/she does such as procedure.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: You need to see a doctor and have this examined. It could be Herpes Simplex. It could just be local irritation. Get it examined.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Many signs: Fatugue, weakness, low blood prssure, nausea, hyperpigmented skin in certain areas, low blood sugars. Why do you feel that you have addison'sdisease?
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Treat reflux: Don't need to cure it. If you have acid refux symptoms like heartburn their are medications you can take to relieve yor discomfort.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Get examined right a: Cannot answer this on line. You need to see a doctor. Would get medical attention very quickly. There is a possibility there could be a blood clot cau... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
None: Diet and exercise will not increse your height. You are genetically programmmed to achieve a certain height. If your long bones are fused then you are... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See your doctor: Unlikely you are pregnant but not impossible. See your doctor and get a pregnancy test.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Depends: It depends on how bad your myasthenia gravis is. Discuss this with your doctor.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Depends: Itr depends on what is causing it and soon it is treated.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Depends: How old are you and do you have any other medical problems like high blood pressure, diabetes, or high cholesterol? Do you have a family history of he... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Don't know: If your neck is swollen, you should get an ultrasound or cat scan of your neck.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Yes: You need to monitor your caloric intake nd monitor carbohydrate intake. Also avaoid snacking.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Many causes: Obesity, diabetes, metabollic syndrome, alcohol.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Muscle Inflammation: There are many causes of myositis ranging from infections to medications to immune system abnormailities. Myositis means inflammation of muscle.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
No: May cause black tarry stools if there is bleeding in the stomach but not green stools.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
No: No. For it to work you need to take it daily.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Be careful: You need to be very careful. You could have one maybe 2 drinks at the most. Under no circumstance should you become intoxicated. If you loose balance ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
No: It won't harm you but will probably not be effective. Do not take it. Get a new prescription.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Do you snore? You may have sleep apnea which can cause this.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: If you have ocd and are bipolar you need to be placed on the correct medication and should see a psychaitrist not a psychologist.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Possibly: Vertigo is often caused by displaced microcrystals in your inner ear. If your vertigo is positional there are manuevers which can treat this symptom. ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Ee below: If the bottle of pills smells like vinegar and they have expired, get a new prescription.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: If any concern get tested for brca. Family history of breast cancer does not usually mean brca.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: There are many other medications for hypertension such as calcium channel blockers or diuretics. Discuss this with your doctor.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: You should see a dermatologist. Rule out medical causes that could cause hair loss like hypothyroidissm and iron deficiency. Possibly you could get ro... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Watch calorie count: You need to monitor how much carbohydrate you are taking in and also measure your total caloric intake. If you are truly reducing your intake and exer... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: That does not sound like a side effect of norvasc (amlodipine). Possiby you feel better because your blood ppressure is lower.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Probably nothing to worry about but you may want a physician to examine you.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: No. This could be so many things and certainly may not be serious. But, you should tell your cardiologist about these symptoms.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: This does not sound like a cause for concern. How long after the shower does it remain hot?
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: 60/90 is not a blood pressure. The bottom number cannot be greater than the top number. Your pressure is probably 90/60. This can be normal in a 28 ye... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: If your testicles are not painful then there is probably fluid in the scrotal sac and not the testicles. You should get an examination and most likely... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: If you are having no symptoms then you are not having a reaction. If you are prone to severe allergic reactions you may not want to stay on propanolol... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Yes: Adults vcan get new moles. Should watch it for enlargement, change in border, and change in color. What you are describing sounds totally benign. You ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Nov 30, 2012
Dr. Cohen is a phenomenal doctor! I heartily recommend him. He is extremely experienced, intelligent and has a vast command of medical knowledge.
Apr 5, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
I recommend this Physician
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! Yes. Told me no need for hospital care yet. Only if it get worse. Today ophthalmologist told me about the 20% loss.
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was taking azithromycin,got meds change and no accidents or bumps.Thinking meds, more bruising showed up. Dr. Is watching me closely now. TY
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Thank you very much. Saw chiropractor and maxillo facial surgeon. They said they can't help. Mri only till 5th vertebra. Dry needle didn't

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital of Philadelphia
Graduated 1983MD

Medical/Graduate school

Muhlenberg College
Graduated 1979MD

Residency

Temple University Episcopal Hospital

Residency

UPMC Presbyterian

Residency

UPMC Presbyterian

Awards

Kipling's Who's Who, Kipling's Who's Who
Leading Physicians of the World, The Leading Physicians of the World
Outstanding Teaching attending physician, Lankenau Hospital

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
Society for Vascular Medicine
American Society of Hypertension
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