Dr. Bachar Al-Alami

ADHD & Autism
Lubbock, TX
38 years experience male

Locations

ALL ABOUT KIDS

Lubbock, TX

Address

3813 22nd st ste E, Lubbock, TX
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 08am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

8067922134

ALL ABOUT KIDS

Lubbock, TX

About

Bio

Pediatrics with focus on Neurology ,Muscular Dystrophy Obesity ,Pervasive disorders ,children disability ,Attention Deficit disorders. Medical Director West Texas M D A Children disability West Texas.

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.

ADHD & Autism

ADHD and Autism

Neurology

Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine

Languages spoken

Arabic, English, Italian

Doctor Q&A

132 Answers
437 Agrees
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
YES: Hfm is moderately contagious; infection is spread by direct contact with nasal discharge, saliva, blister fluid, or stool of infected individuals. Inf... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
YES (Not Avail in US: Many side effects : • feeling dizzy. Rise slowly over a few minutes when sitting or lying down. Be careful climbing. • headache. • belly pain. • up... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Corona: 60-70% lanolin.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Cure all .: They have two characteristic : 1-self renewal.(another stem cell) 2-self differentiation (2 different cells).
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Read below: Sialolithiasis, the presence of stones or calculi in the salivary glands or ducts, is a relatively common condition. Infection viral or bacterial, sj... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Increase fluid : Stay hydrated will clear by 7-10 days .No otc save your money.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Not Ears : Get a 2nd opinion. No one wakes up with a headache , can be a very serious condition in the brain.?
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
NO: Yes all have had follow up and if they are causing cancer they will not be recommended . As all biopsies to make a diagnosis and not to cause cancer ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Simple ,read below: You can go back to school or work when you feel better. But you may need to avoid sports or other physical activities for at least a month. That's bec... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
See your Doc ASAP: Very abnormal , might be severely anemic with so much blood loss ?Do not wait any longer
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Common: Bending or using the knee too much, arthritis , bursitis, a collection of fluid in the knee, a tear in the meniscus, a tear in a ligament, muscle stra... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
No,side effects : • feeling lightheaded, sleepy, having blurred eyesight, or a change in thinking clearly. Avoid driving and doing other tasks or actions that call for ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
age few below: Hyperthyroidism fever effective volume depletion anxiety pheochromocytoma sepsis anemia hypotension and shock ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Rectal: More accurate is rectal temp.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
No: In general flu of any type causes the opposite below normal wbc.(cbc).
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Watch for LICE : Likely it's lice , consult your doc.To treat both.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Not always : Even if it does happen again , many treatment options out there.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Sounds Viral: It could be a different type of infection that you have , usually topical steroids make things worse when you have a viral infection ? Talk to your d... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Social anxiety : Social anxiety disorder (sad), also known as social phobia, is a common disorder characterized by excessive fears of scrutiny, embarrassment and humil... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes: Needs immediate attention , any one who wakes up with a headache or the headache wakes you up , pay attention to it , see you doc.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
No/Yes: Fast acting if you are on narcotics (hr)(adderall=methylphenidate) non narcotics 2-3 weeks (strattera=atomoxetine) both of the above are called stim... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes: Likely he has another infection most likely bacterial (strep, etc) needs antibiotics
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes/No/When?: Based on the limited available data, an increased risk of adverse birth outcomes has not been observed following maternal use of Guaifenesin in pregna... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
NO: It is used to treat dry skin. • it is used to treat skin irritation.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
NO: Onset of action: 1 hour duration of action: 10-12 hours take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. • if it is close to the time for your ne... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
NO Interaction: No interactions identified with yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol).
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Avoid juice and soda: Viral gastroenteritis is an infection that can cause diarrhea and vomiting. It happens when a person’s stomach and intestines get infected with a viru... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
See ENT: Hoarseness may be due to either functional or organic causes. Absence of cold, hoarseness persisting for more than two weeks .This is especially impor... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Toxocara cati ,Other: Human infections are caused by ingestion of eggs from contaminated hands, soil, or fomites and are usually asymptomatic to mild. T.Gondii:despite the... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes : Scopolamine (transderm-scop)-adult patches . Apply patch to hairless area behind one ear; wash hands before and after application; if becomes dislodg... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Can't mix/Ask Doc: Data demonstrate that the specified agents may interact with each other in a clinically significant manner. The benefits of concomitant use of these t... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
YES and NO : Children and adults with asthma tend to have higher ige levels than individuals without asthma, although there is no absolute cutoff that distinguishe... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes : Swish and swallow(water better cold ) after using inhaler.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
YES Read Below: Fuo (fever unknown origin) brucellosis cat scratch disease leptospirosis malaria mycobacterial salmonellosis toxoplasmosis tularemia viral inf... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
No Random urine OK: A random urine sample can be used for testing because HCG production is not circadian, and a low urine specific gravity does not appear to alter the s... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Your ENTor2nd opin.: Imaging, typically with a computed tomography (ct) scan, should be performed if extracranial complications are suspected. These patients are often sys... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Make sure No FX: If no fracture , probably hematoma (blood collection) generally will be absorbed with time other wise if pain is not tolerated ?Can be drained with yo... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
NO: Amitriptyline ;levothyroxine no interactions identified
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Depends ??: All are same as generic , cheap , less side effects with generic and no xr or ir only plain old simple( Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphet... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes Read .: Alkaline solutions saponify the surface lipids, dissolve water-holding substances, break the cross-linkages of keratin, and cause swelling of cells. S... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Short Stature: Short for your age we use cdc calculator: cdc height for age percentiles for girls (2 to 20 years) age /height to get z score , your is -16 (shor... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Try This: Breath inside a paper bag for few minutes might help ?Try it doesn't hurt.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Yes?Yeast Infection?: Any time you take antibiotics its a good idea to eat yogurt to avoid yeast infections.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
YES: In the right hands(prilocaine ).
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
True: Yes might have scar tissues on tm but your hearing can be fine. Or get a hearing test
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Just ask your Dr.: There is no simple answer to your question.Dosage depends on what is being treated ?What parasite?
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Read : Autonomic failure is a disorder of noradrenergic neurotransmission in which postganglionic sympathetic neurons do not release norepinephrine appropria... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Antibiotics Can But!: Need to check it out with your pcp . Colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy are generally recommended when additional evaluation beyond the history and physica... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
Read Red Flagg below: Should undergo additional testing regardless of age:all need colonoscopy :(minimal brbpr=bright red blood per rectum): patients with fecal occult bl... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
No: No interactions identified with others in the selection list. Ask your dr about Ritalin (methylphenidate) , Concerta and stratterra . Why you are... Read More
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Dec 22, 2013
I endorse Dr. Al-Alami. I have learned a lot from reading the information he provides on Healthtap. He is providing a service to the public via his Healthtap contributions.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Al-Alami is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Al-Alami is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks. seems to happen when I drink before bed and wake up dehydrated
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Thanks for your quick reply! So I could still have lupus. I took the test I have every system but 1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I should have said int. tachypnia. He is fine today. :) thank you!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Univ libre
Graduated 1985MD

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Lubbock Region, TX - Summer
2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Lubbock Region, TX - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, First Place, Lubbock Region, TX - Summer
2013
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