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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor

Internal Medicine
Midland, MI
19 years experience male

Locations

MidMichigan Physicians Group

Midland, MI

Address

4401 Campus ridge drive, Midland, MI
Directions

About

Bio

Music,Physical fitness, family

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

Hindi, Malayalam

Doctor Q&A

718 Answers
102 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Masturbation: Probably not a good idea if immediately after.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Hernia: Could be a hernia obstructed. Seek medical help asap.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Diverticulitis: You might have had diverticulosis in other parts of your colon.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Ventral hernia: Not completely but weight loss requirement before even surgical correction for ventral hernia.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Wt loss: Regular exercise. Watch your calorie intake. That's all it takes.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Hydrocele : Hydrocele is most of the time not related with hernia but sometimes it can be because of hernia. Try not to do a lot of heavy lifting..
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Redness: Prednisone can make yeast infection worse sometimes but not dangerous. He might be thinking allergic reaction. You could try the Prednisone and see wh... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Wt loss: Yes but it has serious side effects like pulmonary hypertension, which is irreversible .It cannot be taken forever. Once stopped taking it you will ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Spotting: Most likely this is normal. If recurring you should see a gynecologist.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Facial hair: Adverse effect of using rogaine (minoxidil) for hair loss on the scalp might result in increased facial hair. This could help you.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
White spot : Could be something called leukoplakia. You should see a dentist to have it checked out.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Teeth: No unless the gum nearby was injured during the extraction. Should get better eventually. If not go back to dentist.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Food poisoning: Could be from bad food . If persisting, you have to see a doctor. Drink lot of fluids.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Calcium deposits: Calcium deposits are not necessarily the cause of the pain. You might have rotator cuff injury or other ligament injuries. Most of this deposition a... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Foreskin: This is normal. No need to touch it. Try to rinse with water.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Jaw clicking : This could be normal. Sometimes it could be from temporal mandibular joint arthritis.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Fistula: You might have an abnormal connection between your colon and vagina called fistula. You should have it surgically fixed. See your doctor.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Pain: Could be ovarian cyst or other issues related to the ovaries could be hernia could be gastroenteritis, could be other cthings too.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
IBD: If it is ulcerativecolitis most of the time you will get a remission. You could have issues with diarrhea as a result of the surgery.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Follicular is: Could be folliculitis or infection of hair follicle .You should see a dermatologist.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
CT Myelogram: It gives a better picture of the spine. It confirms things like the severity of nerve compressions, spinal cord compressions, and sometimes tumors.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Wt loss: Watch your daily calorie intake and do exercise.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Hydrosalpinx: Only if you have symptoms or trying to get pregnant.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Ankle swelling: You need to be seen by dr. And have some blood work done. This could be something serious, your are too young to have severe ankle swelling.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Tachycardia: You should see a doctor as soon as possible. You might have to be checked out for thyroid problems for rhythm problems with your heart.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Shoulder: Sometimes inside suture materials can be seen on the outside when the skin doesn't close good. . This is not normal.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Salivation: This is most likely normal. Dehydration can cause thicker secretions.
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Fistula : Fistula is connection between two cavities. Unless you're born with this issue it is less likely fistula . Or unless you had some kind of surgery rec... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Tummy fat: Calorie restriction and daily excercise.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Needle prick pain: If mostly on thumb index and middle finger it could be carpal tunnel syndrome. If you're diabetic and present on all fingers it could be neuropathy.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Appendectomy: You could start eating now if appendectomy is already done.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Allergies: Most likely allergies. Sometimes fungal infection can make your ears itch.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Broncholyte: Most over-the-counter cough syrups have different ingredients. You should check with your gynecologist regarding safety of taking this medication duri... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Hot flashes: Recently approved citalopram for hot flashes. Speak with your doctor about the possibility of giving this medication to you. This is not a hormone.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Rib pain: You could have fractured your rib. I recommend you see a doctor asap and you might need an x-ray of the ribs and the chest.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Pregnancy: She could get pregnant from either person. Even without ejaculation you could get sperm in the preejaculate.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Blood pressure: Blood pressure is dynamic. Increased physical activity can cause gradual weight-loss and thereby decrease blood pressure. But not so fast that you cou... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Upper back pain : It depends on what's going on. If never been evaluated, i would recommend you see a doctor asap. They might have to check out for my problems causing ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Anal incontinence. : When having loose stools and when having anal sphincter incontinence.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Dye allergy : You're allergic to that dye. Stop using it. Try a different company or a different chemical.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Arthritis: Local rise in temperature is a sign of inflammation. It could be from many things. Some of the things are infection, gout, rheumatological conditions... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Chest pain: Less likely cardiac because cardiac chest pains doesn't come as twinges. It persists and stays most of the time longer than 15 minutes. Still you need... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Back deformity: I think it could be done but high-risk surgery probably. Go to the neurosurgeon and get evaluated.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Lasix (furosemide) renogram: This is most likely Lasix (furosemide) renogram. Not an ultrasound. Purpose is to check individual function of each kidneys.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Sprain: Could be simple muscle sprain, could be many other things including hernia.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Panic attacks: This could be panic attacks. Other things has to be ruled out too. Seek medical help.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Myalgia: If it is soreness from excercise, you should be okay in around 5 days. Otherwise it depends on what kind of injury you had.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Hashimoto : These tests are notorious for being false positive. No need to test further if you don't have symptoms suggesting these diseases. Look up in internet ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Allergic : She could use otc antihistamines or nasal steroids , if she cannot breathe, should be checked for a surgically correctable nasal block by an ear nose ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Cut : Pink color is usually a sign of healing. If getting red or more painful, might be getting infected.
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Thank you notes
Nov 3, 2013
Very good and timely responses.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kalathoor is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kalathoor is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I did he told me you ear is good how this come, please I need ur help give me medicine just to stop this sound I want to sleep please
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Thanks a lot , but I had an ultrasound where the report says that I have a fatty liver covered with white layer of fat . I had my chosis don
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank-you Dr Ipe Kalathoor for you professional opinion relpy to my question best wishes from the UK

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Kannur University, Academy of Medical Sciences Pariyaram, India
Graduated 2004MD

Awards

Midland Daily News Readers choice silver award for Family Doctor
Top Doctor, First Place, Michigan - Summer
2013
Most Influential, Second Place, Saginaw Region, MI - Summer
2013

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
Fellow of American College of Physicians
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