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Dr. Felizardo Belga

General Practice
Chicago, IL
64 years experience male

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Operated own Hospital back in the Phil from 1958-68 named Perpetual Help Gen. Hospital trained here in US for GS from College of Physicians/Surgeons - Columbia University- NYC to Columbus-Cuneo-Cabrini Hospitals -Chicago. Chief of Surgery - Methodist Hospital of Chicago (retired). Still running Perpetual Help Medical Center 5524 N. Broadway .Chicago, Il 60640 from 1975 till present. President of the FGBMFI from 1985 to 2011. Actively involved in Christian Missionary and Ministry works. Vice President of Sand International -

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General Practice

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Dark pressure line?: Is it in spots or line where the pressure line is in crops?K itchy? Does it bleed when pick.
A member asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
110/60 t0n 120/80 PR: Between 100/70 to 120/80 pr 60-80.
A member asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
?thyroid nodule: Get an ultrasound to resolve the cause then it will tell you whether it is a cyst or a nodule. You are still young tho. Either way, depends on the fi... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
None that I know of.: Cold usually is self-limited . Last for a few days. No accompanying symptoms? No fever? Rest, lots of fluids. How many months pregnant?
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Vaginal/cervical exa: See an gyne have a vaginal/cervical exam w/ culture and sensitivity test.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
From food?: Submit stool for blood and ? Colonoscopy.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Mucous - like nasal : You're young and i suppose you have no other complain. No blood, not constipated and you even have reg. Bm. You will just be fine. See an md if you se... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Weight risks: Any steroids either parenteral or oral has its risks/side effects especially in the long run. Affects a lot of organ systems. So your md who is taki... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Need an OB/GYNE MD: See an OB md to do some hormone testing and be sure that you are not pregnant in the first place. You OB md may even request for you an intra-vaginal ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
GI consult: Chronic? Motility & ph tests done? Ms and gerd relationship? Doubt. But don't take forgranted chronic gerd for it can cause a lower esophageal pr... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Yes. Have an Xry : If it shows fx see either an orthopedic c or a f lot doctor.K they will fix it for you..Next time see an md right away before worse thing happen. ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Blunt trauma - die?: Any mod to severe blunt trauma to different part of either the abdomen or chest - severe internal system organ injuries can result and has a very hi... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
EGD a start : First check the basic tests is done, from CBC w ptt, itibcl ferritin, and a iron-tracer ct scan will pin point the sourse of bleeding.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
I'm from Il: You don't need a surgeon. You need first to see your pcp, then he will refer yu for either a ct or mri. Not all back pain is for surgery.
A member asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
???: So many variables. . You first must know what it is before you take any medications. Pls. Go see your own md who you have known your previous conditi... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Need more detail of : A lot of variants here. Site of the pain, what provoke itm. Radiation to where. In all , to to ed fort ekg, some blood test, like troponins, they will... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
Observe: About menstrual period - being irregular may not necessarily abnormal. Bed sure you are not pregnant.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
A knee injury: It is not an ankle injury but a knee injury. If you said it is an acl then your md can take care of it. Is there any knee swelling or effusion? A ct o... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
64 years experience
No: The condition means that at your age range, and even earlier than this, if one is inactive, the bone start to show this changes. This can be reversed... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Belga is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Belga is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you i am 29. And yeah it 1st time but it been going on 4 a couple months now.....
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In the question I list age & %ile. Sorry it wasn't clear. Thanks for trying to get clarification. Be well
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Ok thank you. I also wanted to know long do it take to get your blood pregancy test results back?

Awards

Top General Practitioner, Second Place, Illinois - Winter
2013
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