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Dr. Yusr Aboushaar

Pediatrics
CHESAPEAKE, WV
33 years experience male

Locations

CHESAPEAKE PEDIATRICS

CHESAPEAKE, WV

Address

11950 MCCORKLE AVE, CHESAPEAKE, WV
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

(304) 949-4601

About

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

38 Answers
6 Agrees
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Teething: This could be a sign of teething. Softer food or just fluids may be needed temporarily. Also, you may give Acetaminophen for fussiness, trouble slee... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Vaccine Side Effects: This is just a benign side effects of most vaccines , it resolves within few days
A male asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Constipation: As a temporary, relief glycerin suppository otc could be used, if the problem persisted he need to be evaluated for milk change or other etiologies
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
It Varies: About 4-5 oz every 4 hours.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
HPV: Hpv vaccine may be available for free at local health department.
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Combo Vaccines : There is a combination vaccines available if the number of shots is concerning . Kinrix ( contains : dtap+ipv) mmrv(contains : mmr+varivax) so the... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Ear Infection : The combination of pink eye and ear infection usually is treated by oral antibiotics , in fact eye drops may not be necessary . The association with... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Stomach Flu: Gastroenteritis is the medical term for "stomach flu " , vomiting and /or diarrhea
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes: They say that kidney stone pain is equivalent to labor pain
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Thanks for asking!: The dose is weight dependent . Average 2 months old is about 11-12 pound , the dose for that weight is 75 mg
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Thanks for asking!: Poor muscle tone, lack of eye coordination, poor sucking, weak cry during infancy. Behavioral problems, developmental delay, obesity in childhood.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Calamine: Try calamine lotion, aveeno bath, or take oral benadryl (diphenhydramine).
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Croup: You may be describing a barking cough, a symptom of the croup, a condition that requires humidity and sometimes steroids to treat . Please see her doc... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Lymph Nodes: Regional lymph nodes may react to nearby insect bites
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Very Likely: It all depends on the menstrual cycle, ovulation may take place 1 or 2 day after menstruation end, make the woman vulnerable to pregnancy . Thank yo... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
GER?: You need to be evaluated for ger, gastro-esophageal reflux, which could cause morning sore throat that resolves later in the day. Allergies is another... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Mosquito Bites : Hydrocortisone 2.5 % cream is otc, work well on mosquito bites.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Prolotherapy: Prolotherapy is also known as "proliferation therapy, " "regenerative injection therapy, "or "proliferative injection therapy". It involves injecting ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
HPV: Gardasil will not protect against hpv types that you already have.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Flea Bites : If the flea bite not infected, topical steroid will flea enhance healing and decrease itching . Thank you.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Fetus sleep too : It is common for the fetal heart rate to decrease 10-20% while asleep . Thank you.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Bisolvon: Bromhexine hcl secretolytic therapy in acute & chronic bronchopulmonary disease associated w/ abnormal mucus secretion & impaired mucus transport.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes: Advil (ibuprofen )or Acetaminophen both safe
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Mosquito Bites : Try antihistamine cream like Benadryl (diphenhydramine)
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
That's ok: If you feel better, no fever, no sore throat , then don't worry about it
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes: If the herpes lesions are active, and there is a break in the skin of the hand , the answer is yes
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No Problem: Teeth eruption varies considerably among children . No unusual to see 4 teeth in a 4 month old baby . No special precautions is needed . Thank you.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Mosquito Bites : Try Hydrocortisone cream 2.5% twice a day . Thank you.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Not recommended : Fenugreek might be unsafe for children or teenagers . Some reports have linked fenugreek tea to loss of consciousness in children. An unusual body odo... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes: He can travel as far as travel is concern . He may need to be treated with fever reducers, cough medicine, and may need antibiotics
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Stool Culture: You may need a stool culture looking for bacteria . If positive you will need to take antibiotics
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Possibly: The described symptoms suggestive of sinusitis . Need to see your doctor to confirm and treat . Thank you
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: If your child is not vomiting, given milk has no harm on ear infection or Amoxil (amoxicillin) treatment
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes : Over the counter melatonin is safe to use in children
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No harm : If the child is healthy , it is probably not harmful although not needed
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
OM : Symptoms of ear infection should resolve in 2 -3 days . Complete resolution of ear fluids may take up to 3 weeks.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: Candida affect mainly the skin or oral mucosa in healthy individuals . In case of immune deficiency then invasive candida diseases could happen
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes: It is usually covered by insurance if there is a medical condition like mental retardation, cerebral palsy etc..

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Mar 31, 2015
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you I will get it checked out
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks I think it is allergies.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Awesome, thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine, Syria
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

HENRY FORD HOSPITAL
Completed 1994

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Charleston Region, WV - Summer
2013
Top Pediatrician, First Place, West Virginia - Summer
2013
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

Camc women and childrens hospital
Thomas memorial hospital
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