Dr. Bin Sung

Pediatrics
Sugar Land, TX
36 years experience female

Locations

Sweetwater Pediatrics

Address

4610 Sweetwater Blvd. 130
Directions

About

Bio

Graduated from top medical school, National Taiwan University School of Medicine. Internship at University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago. Residency and fellowship in Pediatrics at University of Texas Medical Branch. Board certified in American Board of Pediatrics. Practice for 22 years.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

Cantonese, English, Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

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Normal : Some bowing is normal for infants to 2-3 year-old. After that, some may change into cross legs till 8 year-old.
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Your OB : Your OB can help you for sure.
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No: Humidifier provides moisture, humidified air that helps congested nose. There is no medicine involved.
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Abnormal: If you are pregnant, that can be the reason. Otherwise, please get yourself checked if the breast milk production is constant.
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Be positive: I have seen this question a few days ago. Let me try if this help. Be thankful that you have a wonderful chilhhood in this house. Look forward that yo... Read More
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Yes: The american academy of pediatrics recommend all kids above 2 year-old be on low fat diet. We encourage kids to avoid high fat, high salt and high sug... Read More
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Anatomical?: I wonder if you are an adult or a child as different age groups have different reasons. However, if you have frequent and/ or recurrent ear infection,... Read More
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Go see a doctor: With multiple symptoms and bruises at unusual places, please go see a doctor asap.
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Not related: They are not related to each other.
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No: The penis grows to its adult size before a boy completes his puberty. Puberty changes include height growth and also body hair growth.
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No: If it's freshly pierced, you should clean it with alcohol several times a day and avoid changing it out for at least 4-6 weeks until it's set. Otherwi... Read More
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Chest percussion : Sometimes the chest congestion you heard is actually a sound transmits from the upper airway, i.e. Nose or throat. If your baby really has chest conge... Read More
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Yes: If you are sexually active, you are not too young to be checked by gynecologist at all. It's best to be abstinence though. Take care.
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Sleep longer/better: Some people need 9 hours instead of 8 hours. Sleep quality is very important also. For instance, obstructive sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome etc. ... Read More
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No: Rabies in america is mostly from wild animals like the bat, raccoon, fox etc. And some domestic dogs that are not vaccinated. I am not aware of rabies... Read More
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6-8: Minimum 3-4x a day. Otherwise, 6- 8 x a day.
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Pinching on nerves: Pinching on the cervical nerves and may be the 1st branch of thoracic nerve when you lay on certain position. If the problem persists, it will be best... Read More
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Yes: You have to be ovulating in order to get pregnant. The sperm fertilizes the egg and then you will have an embryo, either boy or girl.
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Yes: If your doctor prescribed you with both medicines, that means you need to take both of them foe your acne. There are different types of acne that need... Read More
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No: Innocent murmur is a functional benign murmur, i.e., no anatomical defect in the heart.
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Regular diet: If a 3 year-old child is healthy, she/he should be on regular healthy diet with all varieties of meat, fish, vegetables and fruits cooked or prepared ... Read More
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See your doctor: If it hurts, it's better to have it checked.
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Mutation: Frequent antibiotics usage especially unnecessarily will give bacteria chances to mutate, i. E., resistant.
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Distension/bloating: Distension --may be pain in the guts, if lower part of guts, then urgency to use no.2 bloating-- may be more gassy but not necessary; may be a abdom... Read More
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It depends: You may try some otc allergy eye drops for itchy eyes, wash your nose with neil med nasal wash for runny/stuffy/itchy nose. Try to keep the room tempe... Read More
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Eust. tube dysfuncti: Having allergy with stuffy nose may cause congestion in your eustachian tube and possible fluid in your middle ear, the results are plugged ears and d... Read More
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May be: Some people have identifiable allergens causing eczema but lots do not.
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Lack of moving : Kids nowadays spend most of their time sitting in front of electronic gadgets instead of physically playing outdoor. The also consume a lot more unhea... Read More
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See a doctor: If you have other symptoms or if your fatigue is out of proportion to your stress, go see a doctor for other possible causes.
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?: I don't think you weigh just 6 pounds. A newborn baby may weigh that much but not a 5'2". Please double check your weight. Thank you.
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Train him: You can train him to hold the pacifier but putting his hands to the pacifier. After 1-2 months, when his gross motor development milestone reaches the... Read More
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Repeat a second dose: The first dose is very effective but remember to repeat the dose 2 weeks later to achieve almost 100% cure rate to prevent reinfection. The eggs can s... Read More
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Check the ingredient: You can go to rice dream website checking on the ingredients of the particular product that you are interested in. As long as the product is not proce... Read More
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For infants: I will answer part of your questions. For infants: rsv, human metapneumovirus, pertussis, influenza, and may be parainfluenza viruses.
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Don't do that: Periods may seem annoying but it's very important to female. If you do not have periods at a young age, it increase your chance of heart attack, osteo... Read More
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Blood test: You may request a hemoglobin electrophoresis. Thalassemia major is the one with severe anemia and requires frequent transfusion. However, beta thala... Read More
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Exercise: Exercise daily will help. If you are too busy, try to spend your time with your twins playing outdoor as much as possible. Healthy diet for everyone... Read More
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May be: He has the symptoms plus other cold symptoms like runny nose and sneezing. A rapid strep test at your pediatrician office will help confirm the diagno... Read More
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Yes: Hfm is caused by enteroviruses, spread by fecal-oral route. It's most contagious during the week when there is symptoms but the disease itself will g... Read More
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Better not: Both Claritin (loratadine) and dayquil cold and flu contain anti-histamine. Do not take both at the same time. Look at the label carefully, consult yo... Read More
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Pale? : If the lips are very pale, so will the tongue be, i. E. Very anemic.
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No: It's unusual for a non pregnant woman to have lactation. See your doctor, please.
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What for?: Differing cream is indicated for acne treatment. I am not sure if you have acne on your armpits. Please have your doctor check it out first.
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Isolation: Good hand washing with soap and water for 2 minutes after touching the patient with flu. Get flu vaccine. Avoid close contact, stay at least 3 feet aw... Read More
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No: Mcv, mch, MCHC has something to do with the sizes, colors of the red blood cells. Since your hb is borderline low, i think it has something to do with... Read More
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Not really: Some people experience pain in the mouth with thrush. Some have no symptoms. It depends on how much thrush you have. Go see your doctor if you have th... Read More
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Allergic or infected: If it's kind of red and warm to touch with itchiness--local allergic relation. If it's red, hard, hot and tender to touch-- infection.
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Love yourself: To be honest, love yourself by telling yourself that you are the best and unique. Exercise self control. Exercise daily. Talk to someone if there are ... Read More
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See his pediatrician: If your son was a full term baby and if his weight was 9lb 14oz at 2 month-old and now just 11lb 14oz, that means he has fallen off the growth curve f... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sung is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sung is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I take vimpat and I think they are better than they used be. I just didn't know if that was normal or not. But thanks I guess
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I truly appreciate your feedback dr. and I will continue to monitor s
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Thanks for your quick reply! I have taken him 3 times and showed pics and they wont refer cos of his age

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taiwan
Graduated 1987MD

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