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Dr. Diane Minich

Family Medicine
Barberton, OH
38 years experience female

Locations

Diane Minich MD Inc.

Barberton, OH

Address

86 Conservatory Drive, suite B, Barberton, OH, US
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My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

3307538841

Insurances accepted

Aetna

CHAMPUS

Cigna

SummaCare

UnitedHealthcare

Hometown Health Plan

Medicare

Medical Mutual of Ohio

Tricare

Humana Insurance Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Golden Rule Insurance Company

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

family practice and deal with all types of problems

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Ohio

Doctor Q&A

4.8K Answers
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Most of the time they are not needed for a simple extraction.
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: usually no bleeding or a spot or two at most. May be a period.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Possible: Advise you to use birth control if you do not want to get pregnant. Use condoms to prevent pregnancy and STD's.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Antibiotics do not cause fatigue, the fatigue my be due to the underlying infection.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Very rare: but anything is possible. I would not worry about it.
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A male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See doctor: you are not responding to this antidepressant and need to try another antidepressant.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: You need to get the sugar tested to check for gestational diabetes even if no family history. If your baby's welfare is important to you you willmake ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
We do not endorse: specific brands on Healthtap.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Alcohol interact with sertraline and should be avoided when you are on any psychiatric medications.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: They do not cause skin cabcer.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Red: brighter red when well oxygenated and darker red when less oxygen,
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Needs to see doctor: He has some type of infection so needs to see a doctor.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Go to ER: If you are havibg chest pain and get it checked out.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Possible: height is genetically determined. Once your growth plates seal over then growth will stop.
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A female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Best not to: How long expired? If a day or 2 ok but should get new tums (calcium carbonate).
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See your doctor: It could be a UTI., kidney stone or or pelvic infection or more ser ious problem so see your doctor and be checked.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Have them checked: by your doctor and possibly removed and tested.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Oxygenated blood is: red Veins look blue due to deoxygenated blood and the wall of the vein . Blood drawn from a vein is a dark red color.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Infection: is a possibility with the fishy odor so see your doctor and be checked. Some women get spotting n the Depo-Provera shot but not a fishy odor.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Take the lowest possible dose to get rid of the headache and take only when needed,
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A female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Folliculitis: which is an infection, Clean the area with soap and water and see your doctor for a definitive diagnosis and treatment.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Diabetes: is a possibility. Or you can have a UTI without burning. See your doctor and get checked.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: too youmg.. Try a cool mist vaporizer and saline nose spray.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: That would not make the bone smaller.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Make sure you are: burping the baby well severl timed during each feeding. If it continuses see your pediatrician.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Can go to penis: Have partner(s) checked and treated also.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Increase your dose: If your TSH is high your thyroid level is too low so you need more thyroid (feedback loop.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Blue dye or coloring: from something is the only thing that I know of that would cause blue discharge.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: Liver problem would not cause gall bladder problems. Discuss your symptoms with your doctor who knows about your liver probems. Gall bladder problems ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Finish the pack: Low probability of pregnancy. If you miss your period do a pregnancy test.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) can decrease appetite and cause nausea.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See doctor: and have it checked out and biopsied or removed. if needed.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See doctor: With the above symptoms you coukd have a urine infection.
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A member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
A regular period: or a heavy period if you are filling pads with clots.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Clear liquids: are better unless you want to do a second prep.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
The best drug: is the one that works for you. Discuss this with the prescribing doctor and try counseling.
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A female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
If you miss your: period then do a pregnancy test, You are way too early to feel fetal movement. Fluttering is more likely nervousness.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No: You could have an infection or contact irritation so see your doctor.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See doctor: for an evaluation. Could be circulation or Raynauds.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Can try: decreasing to every other day to dwcxease the redness.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
We do endorse: specific brands on Healthtap.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Cold: Use a cool mist vaporizer, saline nose spray, keep hydrated. Cough or cold medications as they do not work in young children and should not be used.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Why did you: Put toothpaste on you penis. You have a chemical irritation to the penis, do not masturbate as the rubbing will further irritate it.See your doctor to... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Unlikely: But repeat a pregnancy test in a few days. A number of things can cause delay or light periods including increased exercise, dieting or not ovulating.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
SEE DOCTOR: To rule out an infection or other cause. A lymph node in this area is an indication something else is going on.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Depends on what: Else you are eating and how much, and how much exercise you do. Discuss with doctor and have your thyroid checked.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
As long as you: are not a diabetic it should be ok.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Pulse and BP are: 2 separate things. Pulse rate is the number of times your heart beats per minute and BP is the pressure inn your arteries
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Like any bruise can: Take a few days to a week or two. Signs of a serious head injury are a severe headache, repeated vomiting, blurred or double vision. If you have thes... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Nothing: as long as it is injected sub q as insulin is and not into a blood vessel.
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Testimonials
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Dr. James Lin
Jul 5, 2014
I have been impressed with Dr. Minich pointed answers with knowledge, depth, wit, and kindness. So, I highly recommend her to anyone looking for care / service from her specialty without reservation. ...Read More
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Mar 30, 2014
Dr. Minich is a dedicated doctor, who has been actively answering complex medical questions with compassion, and insight. She provides practical and solutions and recommendations for patients. Great ...Read More
Dr. Philip Miller
Nov 14, 2014
I highly endorse Dr. Diane Mimich as an expert in her field and as an asset to the HealthTap community of experts. She is knowledgeable, insightful and empathetic. I think that she is an asset to our...Read More
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Huh? Cancer itself not contagious:yes. At times, viruses that are contagious can. HPV-cervical cancer; Hepatitis B or C--can cause liver cancer. Mayo Clinic referenced. The more complete response.
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This saved my life. Thank you. Just a follow up question.. I took 2 pills yesterday.. Should i throw the old pad and buy a new and start all over? And whats the effect on me? Thanks
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you! I didn't know if even though I had this one that my next one could still be late and I could be pregnant. But thank you! Very relieving.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Toledo College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

Akron City Hospital
Completed 1987

Awards

Top Doctor, Third Place, Ohio - Summer
2013
Most Influential, Second Place, Akron Region, OH - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Ohio - Summer
2013

Affiliations

AAFP
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