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Dr. Neesheet Parikh

Sports Medicine
San Jose, CA
15 years experience male

Locations

Office

San Jose, CA

Address

550 S. Winchester, Suite 100, San Jose, CA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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South Bay Sports & Preventive Medicine

San Jose, CA

About

Bio

Experience: Team physician for Archbishop Mitty High School. US Olympic Training center in San Diego, CA Team physician for San Diego State University Susan G. Komen 3-Day Breast Cancer walk BMX World Championship 2011 Summer X-Games 2011

Specialties
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Sports Medicine

Family Medicine

Languages spoken

Gujarati

Doctor Q&A

23 Answers
17 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Clinical exam: It can be diagnosed by a clinical exam and a good history by your doctor. Now concussion is now defined by any symptoms that occur after an injury to ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Can be: We have seen pts come in with extremely rapid heart rates and blood pressures. This can be dangerous.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Need rest: Symptoms can last days to weeks. Need to rest and let your symptoms get better. Then slowly start a progression to get back to full activity or sport.... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Weight loss program: I would recommend a physician supervised weight loss program to get the maximum weight loss in the shortest time. Patients can lose up to 3-5 lbs/wee... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Maybe: X-ray would not help with a concussion, but if there is a concern of a neck injury along with the concussion a x-ray of the cervical spine maybe be wa... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Yes, they can be bad: They have a lot of sugar and can cause blood sugars to go up as well as blood pressure. It also increases heart rate in some people. Many patients c... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Lifestyle change: Diet and exercise are going to be your best options. Keeping your weight, blood pressure, cholesterol, sugars under great control. No smoking. Red ric... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Diet/exercise: Big part of weight loss is diet. Maximize your diet with increased fruits and veggies. Make sure u are getting cardiovascular exercise as well as resi... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Start slow: It should be ok to start activity again. Start with walking, then slow jog then to faster and longer distances. You may also want to start with biking... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Concussion: These are signs of a concussion, but with the feeling of vomiting the next day you have to make sure no bleeding in brain. If you are already a few da... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Exam: You start by seeing a doctor, get a blood test, usually the BUN and creatinine and gfr. If further studies needed a ultrasound of kidneys can be done.... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Lifestyle change: A fatty liver typically occurs when fat cell get into the liver, usually due to diet and or lack of exercise. Change of diet to increase of fruits an... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Possible sprain: If still blue, see doc, esp if cold and blue. Otherwise if getting better and able to move it without pain, ice and rest it. Of not improving, see you... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Unhealed concussion : You should be checked out from a sports medicine physician that has experience with concussions. More than likely your concussion hasn't healed yet an... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Yes: There can be especially if it doesn't heal. You need to give it time to heal and get back to activity gradually. Effects can be long term headache, de... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Get checked: I would get checked out from both a primary care sports medicine specialist and opthomologist. May times concussions can cause issues with vision and ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Concussion : Fatigue and mood changes are both signs of concussion. See a physician and be sure to get treated appropriately.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
See doctor: A cough lasting over a year should be be checked out. You should figure put why you are having a cough for so long. That is not normal.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
See doctor: A concussion doesn't typically cause fever. You want to make sure there is nothing else going on like meningitis or other infection.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Not really: They are to reduce the risk of certain birth defects.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Your BMI: Your bmi is 30.3. You can search online for bmi calculator if you would like.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Possible allergy: Have u tried different brands of generic tylenol? It's acetaminophen. If you get headaches even with different brands then likely reaction to the actu... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Online: You need your height and weight. You can also go to a primary care doctor. Check out http://nhlbisupport.Com/bmi/.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Parikh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Parikh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was helpful! I hope it's not nothing life threaten.. but it sounds like uti .. Is there anything at home I could take
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Than you for the response to my question it was very helpful
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Thanks for your reply. Could you please brief me about my diet Which will help me to gain weight Iinstantly?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, MO
Graduated 2007MD

Awards

Humanitarian Award
Top Sport Medicine Specialist , First Place, California - Winter
2013
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

Archbishop Mitty High School
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