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Dr. Steven Kmucha

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Daly City , CA
37 years experience male

Locations

San Francisco-Peninsula Ear, Nose and Throat Associates

Daly City , CA

Address

1800 Sullivan Avenue, Suite 604, Daly City , CA
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My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

6507563441

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Specialties
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Languages spoken

English, German

Doctor Q&A

32 Answers
11 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Kmucha
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
Good question. : While most intranasal decongestant sprays and oral decongestant pills are approved in the US for use during pregnancy, easy individual and each situation is unique. Please ask your obstetrician.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Kmucha
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
Good question: The ear symptoms may last a few days prior to complete return to normal despite completion of the oral antibiotic. IF the symptoms last longer than 6 weeks, I recommend consultation with an otolaryngologist who can do a complete exam and audiometric testing, if indicated.
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Kmucha
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
Reasonable request: Runny nose or rhinorrhea has many causes and contributing factors; only about 30% of individuals have an allergic contribution to the rhinitis. Avamys contains the active ingredient fluticasone furoate which is anti-inflammatory and NOT specifically anti-allergy despite extensive misleading marketing. This is the same active ingredient that is contained in OTC Flonase and Sensimist products.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kmucha is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kmucha is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you! I see the ENT specialist next week - he's supposed to be really good. So I will ask him about biopsying both. I know sarcoidosis is on the table for investigation. Will be talking to my...Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Greatly appreciated
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Concord School of Law
Graduated 2008MD

Medical/Graduate school

Ameircan College of Physician Executives
Graduated 2002MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois-Chicago
Graduated 1984MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Chicago
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

YALE-NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL

Residency

YALE-NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL
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