Doctor Q&A for Dr. Andrew Germanovich

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Likely spine problem: See a spine specialist for an evaluation.
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A female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Depends on the cause: Could be mineral deficiency, magnesium or potassium, could be other issues. See your doctor for an evaluation.
A male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
May be a growth: Please see an otolaryngologist ENT doctor for an evaluation.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
You can: try to go up to 3600 mg slowly, under direction of a physician to see if you have additional symptom relief. Effective dose is 1800-2400 mg
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Cyst: Probably an artificial cyst created by injection of solution into a confined space.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
In your age group: Serious conditions like heart attacks are unlikely, but you need an evaluation by a physician to make a diagnosis. It could still be something bad lik ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Try doughnut pillow: To sit on, coccyx can hurt for a long time. If this doesn't resolve, see a pain specialist.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Need a physical exam: and imaging like X ray and MRI to figure out of you have disk disease in the neck that causes your symptoms. Call a pain specialist and make an appoin ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
No: Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is an opiod, a very addicting medication that has killed over 18,000 patients last year. Stop using it for knee ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Daily: Psoas muscle stretches by using a Yoga pose called Cobra or another like it, called upward dog.
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