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Dr. Carlos Satulovsky

Psychiatry
Hollywood, FL
30 years experience male

Locations

Carlos Satulovsky MD, FASAM

Hollywood, FL

Address

3800 S Ocean Drive , Hollywood, FL, United States
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 10am - 9:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

AvMed Health Plan

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Cigna

CIGNA Health Care

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Concierge Psychiatrist, Addiction Specialist, former Chief Medical Officer in Antarctic and Air Force Bases, and at Scientific Bases in Shetland Islands. Multilingual (Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Russian), experienced in diverse areas of medicine, has coordinated air-transport emergency companies overseas, trained in and practiced plastic surgery, ICU and as ER physician. Trained at Cornell-affiliated residency program in New York (Lincoln Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University), and at the very site of foundation of AA at Ignatia Hall/ & at currently Akron - Cleveland Clinic ; has participated as investigator in many multicenter clinical trials and was trained extensively as a Researcher and Principal Investigator, founding the Satulovsky Institute of R

Specialties
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Psychiatry

Addiction Medicine

Geriatric Psychiatry

Integrative Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida

Languages spoken

English, Italian, Russian

Doctor Q&A

604 Answers
1.7K Agrees
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
No, no: Please see a dr before doubling any dose of anything on your own. If it is not wrong, in your profile you are being described as a 19 year old male. I... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Usually: Usually it goes away spontaneously after a while. However, in your particular case, only a consult with your dr will provide a definite answer.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yep: Of course. Treatment, however, would not hurt ! ).
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: Yes, but for other much more common reasons, the inflamation itself may produce or worsen the anxiety. A dr examination can clarify the exact cause, a... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
It could be: I would suggest you a pregnancy test. Even if it is not the cause, your status is important data when deciding the treatment. But yes, this is one pre... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Check up and: A good examination/follow up and maybe some labs would be necessary anyway since you mention you have hypertension at 30. This is a good opportunity t... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Come clean: You should disclose your condition and document that this is your prescribed treatment. Otherwise, you should get treated for your drug problem and st... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Not thinking of age: Love is ageless ! lubricants are sometimes useful, but music and candles might help too.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Dizziness: It s always better to determine the origin of the problem, neurologists often do the work up of this problem. Antihistaminic agents (oral or patches) ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
No rules: It is generally recommended to use as fresh (soon) as possible, as the deactivation of the most healthy nutrients -and the unpredictable interactions ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: It is a good way to maintain good nutrition while a thorough work up is completed and the problem is fixed. This solution though, should not delay the... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes !: Remember it is very important what not to eat. The general advice (you probably know already) is natural foods, small portions, regular intervals, etc... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Short half life: Xanax (alprazolam) half life is short; the risk is that rebound anxiety occur, prompting the need for a next dose too early.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: Plenty options, other stimulants, non stimulants, antidepressants that help with this condition (like bupropion), and natural, herbals, supplements. A... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: Routine liver tests will show most anomalies (more or less in different stages); in general yes.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
DSM 4: Look for the symptom criteria online (dsm 4, google it). If still in doubt, take the patient to be seen by a psychiatrist.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
How big?: What size? It depends on many factors, but roughly, chicken breast is a 30% protein (30 gram protein per 100 grams of chicken breast); whereas beef ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Not so fast: Fast foods for certain will destroy your plan. Although i don t think is needed to explain what "healthy" foods mean (unprocessed, natural, raw when a... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: There is a reason for sure; nothing that can not be checked by your dr, who will try to fix it.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Certain things: Certain things you can not change, like the genetic predisposition you just described. Exercise and a diet to mantain a healthy weight (decreasing you... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Child psychiatrist: You should take him to the office of a skilled child psychiatrist to clarify why this happens. Sometimes it is not a severe condition like autism, but... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Checkup: A psychiatrist and/or a general or internal medicine/family practice consult should clarify this. Routine labs after physical examination, and a thoro... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Chest pain??: You should get that chest pain checked asap. We should discuss this after you have a diagnosis, and we understand why it occurs. Get help asap (er, or... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Probably : You should consult a psychiatrist for a more accurate and complete diagnosis.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Because: Because that is a very important area to cover in a skilled/standardized clinical history of every patient (except kids, of course).
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Mmmhhh: It should not be particularly dangerous in theory. But the only right way to do it is by notifying your dr first. Any modification of what your dr pre... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Thyroid problems: Thyroid problems, like you mention in your profile, are a common cause (or factor) of panic attacks and similar situations (tachycardia); in which you... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: You could. Ultrasonogram and a gyn consult are warranted.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes, and sometimes: Yes and it s the best way to relieve stress.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Don t know: We can not tell if this is true in this case, but is possible. Dna testing will clarify this situation eventually, and testing will confirm the pregna... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Very low: Very low is the general answer to this question. However, your dr will explain the chances in your particular case.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Psychiatrist: A psychiatrist can rule out certain conditions that would provoke cycles of approximately one week of insomnia, along with other features (bipolarity)... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Medical superstition: There is no medical basis for superstitions. I f that happened, a belief would become scientific knowledge. It happened many times in the history of m... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Wellbutrin, (bupropion)strattera: Safer options, without the addictive potential. Ask your dr if these are ok for you. Best wishes.
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Psychotherapy, ssri: Ssri and psychotherapy are the long term treatment for anxiety. Rebound anxiety or withdrawals (experienced as severe anxiety) are common with benzodi... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
No panic: They don t usually go so far...Remember that an xray will find it in the worse case scenarios, but probably your gyn dr will recover it without much d... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Withdrawal: Opiate withdrawal is perfectly compatible with this presentation.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Hpv is contagious: Hpv can be transmitted anyway; you should practice safe sex only to avoid the risk of passing the infections to thers, if you have the virus. Best wis... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Xray: An xray may "know" this answer. It would not hurt to have it examined ! sometimes bones get "chipped" and need treatment. No doubt this time, to clari... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes: If you feel seriously ill and unable to seek help, you should consider calling friends/relatives or 911/emergency services, depending on the severity.... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Sedative: Are you asking about a sleeping agent for long term use? Tolerance is the rule when trying to get sedative long term effect with benzodiazepines like ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
No: Chemical structures are very different. Possibly your friend may still have class-specific side effects (paradoxical phenomena?); sometimes its use in... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Because?: Many hypothesis exist, none was confirmed, about the reason for this (to a certain extent) normal phenomenon. It is believed that plays some role in t... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
See a Dr: Psychiatrists deal with this problem very often. Please see your dr; get better soon.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
normal: Normal physical activity should be safe for baby. But it is not possible for anyone to foresee all risks involved for you (not only for the baby) conf... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
No joke: No extra benefit found in studies when using such a high dose compared to the maximum fda approved limit (much less than 80 mg/d). But risks multiply ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
See a Dr: A psychiatric evaluation would clarify this diagnosis and also help you develop a treatment plan if needed. See a psychiatrist. Good luck.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
2nd thoughts: I would like to know your prescribing dr opinion. I m glad you asked. It is advisable to never add a supplement to a medication prescribed, mostly if ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Possibly: It is very common, xanax (alprazolam) is highly addictive and causes withdrawal relatively easy. Symptoms would include anxiety, cravings, maybe tremo... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Possibly: Please get treated asap. See a psychiatrist to stop this problem. Good luck.
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Testimonials
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
Nov 2, 2013
Dr. Satulovsky brings a wealth of experience to Healthtap. His answers are well- crafted, full of useful info and show a keen clinician- intellect that is willingly and unassumingly shared with the wo...Read More
Nov 1, 2013
Dr. Satulovsky is a true asset to medicine and psychiatry. Excellent and reliable with accurate and informative answers. Competent and compassionate physician!
Dec 9, 2013
I endorse Dr. Satulovsky. He is providing a valuable service to the public on Healthtap. He clearly has an excellent knowledge of psychiatry.
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I appreciate this sentiment, different not wrong!(momof 13yo on spectrum, don't just use people first language, use it in practice:o)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks a lot I've been getting different answers and not one really helped just said see my doctor so thank you for a better answer
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I know to take as prescribed, but no matter what sleep hygiene I attempt, I still have the worst insomnia EVER. Tried everything literally .

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

National University of La Plata Faculty of Medicine, Argentina
Graduated 1993MD

Residency

LINCOLN MEDICAL & MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

Residency

AKRON GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

2012 Patient's Choice Award
2010/2011 Patients’ Choice Physician
Top Psychiatrist - Healthtap summer 2013

Affiliations

ASAM
American Association of Private Physicians
American Society of Addiction Medicine
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