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Dr. Carlos Satulovsky

Psychiatry
Hollywood, FL
28 years experience male

Locations

Carlos Satulovsky MD, FASAM

Hollywood, FL

Address

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

My office hours

Thursday: 1:00am - 3:00pm
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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
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.

Psychiatry

Addiction Medicine

Geriatric Psychiatry

Integrative Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida

Languages spoken

English, Italian, Russian

Doctor Q&A

794 Answers
2.2K Agrees
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
No: There is no otc drug approved by the fda for such indication (provenly effective).
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Psychiatrist: Diagnosis and treatment of adhd/add is performed by a psychiatrist. This is different to self diagnosis, or just getting a prescription for controlled... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Possibly: Please get treated asap. See a psychiatrist to stop this problem. Good luck.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
You can not: Your psychiatrist can tell, and also rule out medical causes of this and other problems. Don self-diagnose, it does not work that way. And of course, ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Why?: Why would you stop your meds? You should ask your prescribing dr about your concerns and before considering stopping any meds. I feel it would be safe... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Psychotherapy: See a psychiatrist, and get advice on the best course of action in your case. It is not so uncommon; and you took the first step asking for help. Cong... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Bite: It can be any type of rash, but there is a suggestive finding..Is there any insect in malaysia capable of this type of bite? Consult your dr, best of ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Yes, and sometimes: Yes and it s the best way to relieve stress.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
It should not: However, consult your dr if this is good for you.
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Some: Some meds useful for adhd symptoms are not stimulants, ask your dr if it s ok for you (eg wellbutrin, (bupropion) strattera).
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Worsening: Back to a baseline, significantly lower level of functioning is the most common phenomenon, which is seen by family/staff as a sudden worsening of the... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
No: No, you have to use it only as long as your doctor recommends it.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Leave it alone: Just washing it normally, not so often, will let nature do the rest.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Sounds like: Some of this symptoms are compatible with a panic attack. Ask your dr. Best of luck.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Therapy: Psychotherapy, is the best way to find out why you do this to yourself even being aware of it. Be brave, it will get better, most likely you will be o... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Maybe: A constellation of (generally mild) symptoms constitute the personal "normal" for each woman during periods, however influenced by genetic f... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
no: No clear mechanism or link exist to mantain that this should happen in the vast majority of cases. Some conditions, or agents might be the common caus... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
5: 5 half lives (75 hours for aripiprazole, 94 for its active metabolite) is usually the rule to consider it out of your system for any practical purpose... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Specific treatment: No specific treatment exists, Chloroquine and NSAID s have been used as symptomatic treatment in the past. Your dr might consider regular sleeping ag... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Minutes: Criteria is very straightforward even for whoever is not a specialist; experienced psychiatrists can consider and rule it out or in, within a few seco... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
911: If someone is considering an intentional overdose you should call 911 now. Effects of a severe overdose of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amp... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Relax: It s routine procedure, you probably will wake up surprised it s over, it usually goes unnoticed and it s very quick. Do not worry and talk with y... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Sleep lab: Sleep paralysis, and other parasomnias are diagnosed with a simple, comfortable study in sleep labs. It is fairly uncommonly ordered, given the widesp... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Yep: Of course. Treatment, however, would not hurt ! ).
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Wellbutrin (bupropion): If your dr think it is suitable for you, wellbutrin (bupropion) would be one of your options.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Depends: Combination pills, or any pther method except abstinence, are not a 100 percent safe. Best of luck.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Yes: It is definitely one of the most popular doses of celexa; and it is ok for you if your dr prescribed it this way. Best wishes.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Get treatment: Get the eczema treated, and also your depression symptoms, if they persist or are severe enough per se. Find a dermatologist and a psychiatrist close ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
See a Dr: Psychiatrists deal with this problem very often. Please see your dr; get better soon.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Migraine: Migraine headaches may fit your description, but it s impossible to make a diagnosis of certainty without a thorough work up. Take her to the dr, and ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Anxiety: Ectopic pregnancy usually hurts. You have periods, and you re experiencing unusual symptoms. Visit your gyn dr for advice. Anxiety can be co occurring... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Can you contact him?: I think, if no restrictions are imposed, you should consider discussing it with him as your best option. It is a very interesting topic for psychother... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Continuing: Keep taking your meds until your dr indicates you to stop.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Yes you can: See a psychiatrist. Realistically you can improve this panorama with a little work from your part. Get an appointment, start psychotherapy and possibl... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Not smoking: COPD is part of the damage provoked by smoking. It is treatable and compatible with described, in a sense. But other possibilities exist too. Acute ba... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Not the best: For many reasons, to take ocassionally for anxiety, xanax (alprazolam) is not the best option if it gives you any kind of side effect like you describ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Not in that order: Sometimes you have no choice but to seek help first, and then obtain sobriety. Remember withdrawal symptoms can be severe if someone stops drinking ab... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Sleep forever?: Everything else should be discussed in therapy, but the part when you mention "sleep forever" should warrant clarification. Please call 911 if you fee... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Sometimes: Sometimes a blood clot could be the explanation to something like this. But you also mentioned xanax (alprazolam) in your profile and history of anxie... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Maybe: Possibly your dr is trying to help with the "crazy medication" (sic) that you mention in your profile; and therapy would most likely help. Best wishes... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
You should: You should discuss it in therapy. It is not so unusual, but thankfully you caught on time a behavior with the potential of making your life miserable.... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 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
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Your Dr : Your dr should be informed timely of all changes in doses, and all the meds you take including over the counter preparations like vitamins. It is bett... Read More

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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.
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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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Thank you so much for my answer but it happens all the time even when I'm not on the cpap could it be I need oxygen ? Thank You for any hel

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
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