Doctor Q&A for Dr. Stephanie Chuipek

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Very much so: This is a sign of a good immunologic reaction to the vaccine - so it's working well, and no worries
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Much can be done.: You need to schedule an appointment with a reproductive endocrinologist to get your work-up started.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Probably: if he has been along those percentiles or close to it for most of his life, then that is fine. If there has been a recent drop off, he should have a w ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Absolutely normal: the inner walls are made up of muscle and bumpiness and ridges are completely normal
1
1 thank
A male asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Lots to drink: No medicine, just make sure he drinks enough to keep p with the stools, and that he wets his diaper at least 3 times a day. If not, go to er for hydra ... Read More
1
1 comment
2
2 thanks
A 8-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Probable overflow: These are probably loose stools around an impaction. A cleanout as recommended by your pcp or GI doc, followed by daily miralax, (polyethylene glycol) ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 3-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
No: Children don't develop sinuses until around age 8, so no sinus to get infected or have'sinusitis' before that. A 3 year old just has a lot of colds (n ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Absolutely: The pink is new skin growth. It's more sun sensitive, so use sunscreen on the area when out in the sun this summer.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Always: You will always care for your children, but they should be able to be independent in most things by age 18-21 depending on the child.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
39 years experience Pediatrics
Possibly: These headaches could be related to increased pressure on the brain, either from the ac or the neurofibroma. Please see your neurologist right away.
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less