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Dr. M. Jan

Family Medicine
New York, NY
66 years experience male

Locations

West Side Medical Center

New York, NY

Address

137 W 96 St, New York, NY, US
Directions

Fax

212 864 4336

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Office

New York, NY

About

Bio

In Family Practice for the past 45 years in the same office in New York city 137 W. 96 St. NYC 10025 Phone 212 749 7400

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.

Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Urdu

Doctor Q&A

446 Answers
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Check you sugar: Low blood sugar usually cause headache and is easily treated with taking more sugar.
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Many types: Every year the flu strain is different.
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Usually constant: Pain in bone cancer is usually in late stage and is constant.
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None special: He should eat any food he likes.
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Soreness: Any painless or painful abnormal growth in any part of the bone should be examined by your doctor.
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Yes : You can eat any food you like or crave, but dont over do it. Sometimes in later months, your blood sugar may go up. In that case low sugar diet is adv... Read More
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No: Like other cancers, there is no known cause of bone cancer.
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Very difficult: There is no one known reason for bone cancer. Still needs lot of research.
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Big difference: Bone cancer is the cancer of bony part of the bone and cancer of the bone marrow is the cancer of blood.
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Yes: Bone scan is usually repeated to evaluate the progress of treatment.
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No: Like other cancers, there is no known cause of bone cancer.
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Probably dry eyes: Try to bath your eyes with water ( open your eye in an eye cup filled with water) 2 to 3 times a day.
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What birth control: Inadequate birth control could be the reason for both.
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No: Vagina is very stron abd elastic. Child birth is proof.
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Yes: Also in urine.
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No: But to make sure do a pregnancy test 2 weeks after the period and repeat in 4 weeks if you miss miss your next period.
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Good BM: Take 4 tablets of dulcolax at night. ( all 4 as one dose ) next morning you will have good bm.
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Heart attack: Enlarged heary, heart attack, coronary heart disease , stroke and many other diseases of the heart, kidney and brain.
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Yes: 1. Donut shaped soft cushen on chair and while driving. 2. Naprosyn (naproxen) 500 mg twice a day. 3. Triger point injection, containing 60 mg Depo ... Read More
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Yes: But dont do excess exercise otherwise your whole body will start hurting. Start slowly, increase slowly till your body gets used to it.
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Many: Abnormality could be in size, shape, number, thickjness, location and many others.
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Wait few days: Take zyrtec (cetirizine) 10 mg daily for 2 weeks. Gargle with good mouth wash will help.
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No need: If one tablet is not enough, then double the dose of the same pill.
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^6 months: This is just to give rest and protection to your eye.
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Nothing to worry.: For prevention of attack: 1. Regula flu shot every year 2. Allegra (fexofenadine) 180 mg , i tablet at night, from nov. To jan. Every year. 3. Quit... Read More
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Nothing serious: Smelly gas due to spicy foods. Take 4 tablets of dulcolax at night. Next morning you will have good bm that will clean your digestive system. Then ta... Read More
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Yes: After shaving, apply a moisturizer to the area. After you dry the area, apply 1 % Hydrocortisone cream. This will help.
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Yes: The boil has healed without discharge.
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Looks like ring worm: Apply Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) cream twice daily till it goes away.
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Need laxative: Take 4 tablets of dulcolax at night, next morning you should have a good bm.
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Laxative: `take dulcolax 4 tablets at night ( all 4 as one dose ) you will have good bm and you will clean your digestive system. Then take senakot one tablets... Read More
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Habit forming: Clonazepam should be used for repeated attacks of anxiety and only in low doses. It is habit forming drug, so avoid taking it.
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None: 1. Sqeese the acne lesion as soon as you yellow pus in it. 2. Wash your face with medicated soap twice daily. 3 apply clindamycine 1% solution to ea... Read More
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No: There is no evidence that vit. E can cure acne because acne is infection.
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Difficult: Both have almost the same symptoms. In food poisoning, the symptoms start few hours after eating causative food.
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Waite: Usually it take upto 3 months after stopping birth control pills to get pregnant.
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No: Gohnorrea take 10 to 14 days to develop any symptoms.
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Try this: Take betadine douche after intercourse for one month. This will help.
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Physiotherapy: Will to recover, motivation, good food, loving care is the most important medicine. Usually such patients do recover. Medications are ok.
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Douche: Do betadine douche twice weekly till the smell goes away.
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Probably not: It could be fungus infection. Take one tablet of Fluconazole by mouth . And repeat in one week. You can also terazol (terconazole) 3, one suppository ... Read More
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Rapid heart beat: Rapid heat beating , some times felt in the neck also. There is a throbing artery on you wrist on the thump side. Feel that artery and count the beats... Read More
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Possible: If you miss your period, do pregnancy test 2 weeks after you miss
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Nothing much: Unless it is accompanied by some other symptoms.
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NO: You dont stop Paxil (paroxetine) or any medication in this group ( ssri) at once. You should have gone off it gradually. Ifd you dont need it dont sta... Read More
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Pituitary gland: Most probably overactive pituitary gland in the brain stimulating ovaries to secter more testosterone.
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Almost the same: In palpitation, the rapid heart beat is regular. In arrhythmia, the rapid or slow heart rate is irregular.
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Not much: Bleeding usually stops almost immediately after surgery.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Jan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Can I take any other over the counter medication at all? As I have been suffering anxiety for 6 months daily don't want to antidepressant
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Thanks for your quick reply! This is so interesting! Dr had also said to take Imodium and it wasnt helping either - will definitely try this!!
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It's funny how every doctor uses smoking as a go-to diagnosis when they don't know the real reason for something. You're an imbecile.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of the Punjab, King Edward Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1955MD

Awards

Founder Testosterone Replacement Therapy
Top Family Physician, Second Place, New York - Winter
2013
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Publications

Miracle in the making. Testosterone Replacement Therapy
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