Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer

A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
UNLIKELY: STROKES OCCUR WITH SYSTOLIC (HIGHER NUMBER) VALUES GREATER THAN 180 TYPICALLY.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
NO WORRIES: EXTERNAL TUMORS ARE VERY RARELY INVOLVING THE BRAIN. YOU SHOULD HAVE AN EXCELLENT AND THE PATHOLOGY IS TYPICALLY BENIGN.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
FINISH!!: After thirty years of practicing Neurosurgery- getting paid less but still making a good living, working harder to keep in practice, getting sued, get ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Possible: hypertension typically does not effect the body this way unless there is hemorrhage in the brain associated with it. If this were the case, you would ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Benign tumor: You may have a benign skull base tumor, such as a meningioma, compressing the olfactory nerve at the the bottom of the brain. MRI of the brain with a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Probably: 18 mos is a milestone in neurological recovery but that varies. you are most likely correct.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Variable: different manufactures have a variety of valve settings. you also may be "siphoning" and may need an antiphon device placed in line with your valve. ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Herniated disc.: could be high lumbar or low thoracic disc herniation of arthritis called spondylosis. see primary care who will start you on NSAIDs (motrin) and ph ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Danger: you have classic signs of depression and for now, would talk with friends and confidants until you can get to a health care professional to start you ... Read More
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