Dr. Joshua Tarkoff

Pediatrics
Miami, FL
14 years experience male

Locations

Office

Miami, FL

Address

Miami, FL
Directions

About

Bio

We work with children with all endocrine disorders, but I personally I specialize in the treatment of metabolic syndrome.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Pediatric Endocrinology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

8 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
A Whole Lot: There could be a few things going on, but usaually simple viral processes resolve by this time. I would be curious if your doctor did any evaluation. ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Possible...: There are some more common things such as simply constipation with a anal fissure or even allergy. I would look carefully :-) and see if you see a lit... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Wide range of normal: There is a wide range of normal feeding times, but babies at this age should certainly go no longer than 4 hours between feedings. Most feed every 2-3... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Depends: It really depeds what you mean by cushings. You may get some of the characteristics..Weight gain, immune dysfunction, but the classic physical signs a... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Stye: Sounds like a stye, they can be painful or not. The best therapy is actually just warm compresses and it should go away on its own. You can also try ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Should be considered: One of the most important contributors to your height is your parent's heights. 4'5'' is definitely short and is significantly below the 5th percentil... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Wide Range: There is a wide range of what is a normal amount of urine. In general, on the low side, i want to see at least 4-6 wet diapers per day. Some babies wi... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Tarkoff
Pediatrics 14 years experience
Just get a test: It is certainly possible to get pregnant while using condoms "correctly all of the time." if you are concerned, i would get a pregnancy test or see h... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tarkoff is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tarkoff is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank You so much.
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thanks! i will have to try and find that!!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 2009MD

Residency

JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Awards

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