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Dr. Abraham Varghese

Internal Medicine
Milwaukee, WI
35 years experience male

Locations

Office

Milwaukee, WI

Address

788 N. Jefferson, Milwaukee, WI
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United healthcare

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UnitedHealthcare

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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English, Hindi

Doctor Q&A

19 Answers
18 Agrees
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Hoarseness : Lpr diff sx than gerd. Usually hoarseness, sometimes a feeling that something is stuck in throat, gagging or coughing when eating. Treatment is still ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Drug treatment: Medical treatment with use of drugs.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
TMJ?: Make sure you get checked by your pcp to make sure you have a normal neurological exam. Tug on your ear, doubtful that you have a ear infection. Most ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Depend overall healt: It depends on your overall health. It should be a short procedure between 30-45 min and if conservative measures have not helped in over 6 months and... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
? Fungus: Most likely fungal. If so, probably itchy. If pain or skin breakdown or sign of infection, needs to be seen. Key is to keep area as dry as possible. I... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Costochondritis: Any recent trauma? Any weight lifting. If any exertional symptoms or sob or nausea or stomach issues, follow up with physician. Otherwise this sounds ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Urology referral: Make sure f/u urine analysis with c/s is entirely nl. If more than 3 infections in past year you need to f/u with urology for evaluation to r/o strict... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Blood pressure med: Avalide (hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan) is a blood pressure medication that is a combination of Avapro which is in the arb class and hydrochlorit... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Seek attn ER: Symptoms very concerning for small bowel obstruction. Important that you seek immediate attention at closest urgent care or er to be evaluated.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Between 110-140: It depends on your frame whether slight, medium or larger frame. Make sure you focus on blood pressure, pulse, other parameters that are important. We... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Varies per individua: There can be some loss of superficial sensation around nipples. There can be usual complications that are associated like with any other surgery. Beca... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Normal variant: As long as you have normal blood pressure and no prior cardiac history, this is most likely a normal variant. If you are having palpitations, make sur... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Subbronchus division: Any of the minute branches into which a bronchus divides.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Prilosec or othr PPI: If you mean dexilant, (dexlansoprazole) another ppi can be used. Prilosec can be gotten over the counter, but if you are on Coumadin or Plavix not rec... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
One hour: Usually you can eat 1 hr after taking synthroid (thyroxine). Some endocrinologists suggest 2 hrs. As long as you are consistent and space 1 hr and tak... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Needs routine eval: Usually solitary kidney is not a concern in itself. Make sure a basic metabolic panel insures kidney function ok. Make sure urine analysis does not re... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Probably not: The over the counter pregnancy tests are very accurate, especially after 3-4 weeks. If you repeat the test and still negative, low probability that yo... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
No: Nurses can relay the md's answers and obtain and gather info from the patient to relay back to md. They can give answers if it fits with established p... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Varghese
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Check strep: Most likely viral or secondary to post nasal drip. But with sx for 1 week, go get a rapid strep test, because untreated strep has other dangerous cons... Read More
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Testimonials
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Dr. Scott Jorgensen
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor wholeheartedly. He is a trusted colleague with excellent skills of patient care, differential diagnoses and sincere concern for his patients. I will continue to refer patients to...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Dr. Varghese is kind and compassionate. He is very knowledgable and up to date on current medical practices. I really feel like he listens to me and is never in a hurry. He gets back to me quickly wit...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Varghese is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful & I'll Take another test to make sure . But thanks Doc !!!!
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Thank you! It's not hurting anymore i think it was from heavy lifting.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1987MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria
Graduated 1991MD

Medical/Graduate school

Northwestern University
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals

Affiliations

Elmbrook memorial hospital
St josephs hospital
Milwaukee Urological

Publications

The Physical and Enzymatic Properties of E.Coli RecA Protein display Anion-specific inhibition
Properties of the High-Affinity Single-Stranded DNA Binding State of the E.Coli RecA protein
Effects of the E.Coli SSB Protein on the binding of E.Coli RecA Protein to SS DNA
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