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Dr. Charles Glassman

Internal Medicine
Pomona, NY
37 years experience male

Locations

Office

Pomona, NY

Address

7C Medical Park Drive, Pomona, NY
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My office hours

Tuesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
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About

Bio

My mission as Coach MD is for you to achieve total wellness—having more control over your life than you ever thought was possible. Turning sickness into health and health into optimal wellness—mind, body, and spirit working as one. This is transformational healthcare! My goal is getting you to “live your everyday extraordinary.” Through enhanced self-awareness and personal action, you will learn how to unleash the power of your mind, thus connecting with your true spiritual self. And along the way, I will keep you informed with the most cutting edge medical technologies and breakthroughs so your body will be as healthy as your mind and spirit. Who is Dr. Glassman: Charles Glassman, MD , FACP is founder of the NY Center for Longevity Wellness located in Pomona, NY. Besides being recognized as an integrative physician, Dr. Glassman is now known as <i>Coach MD</i>. He has practiced general internal medicine, for over 20 years, in Rockland County, NY. His mission as Coach MD is for people to achieve total wellness and attain optimal health that reaches beyond the usual methods of diagnosis and medical treatments. His goal is for people to have more control over their lives than they ever thought possible—mind, body and spirit working as one unit. As Coach MD, Dr. Glassman works to help heal not only a broken physical bodies but broken spirits as well. He has come to learn that what gets people sick and what keeps them well are one in the same—their ability to manage the challenges of everyday life. Everything he does works to help people not only manage, but thrive. Coach MD on Facebook is now over 57,000 followers. Dr. Glassman has recently launched his transformational <i>Pulse of Life Personal Coaching System</i> – a step-by-step practical guide to help you “live your everyday extraordinary” as you break through the shackles of what is holding you back and learn to unleash the power of your mind. This powerful life transforming system is already getting rave reviews. Most recently, Dr. Glassman has started a group on Facebook as a forum for people to help people. This gives others and opportunity to share what has worked for them and for Dr. Glassman to give life-guiding tips. For those who join his email list at www.CharlesGlassmanMD.com , Dr. Glassman has made available, for FREE, a powerful 5-part video series, <i>Money, Health, Relationships—Attracting Triumph and Joy.</i> Additionally, Dr. Glassman is the author of the critically acclaimed book <i>Brain Drain</i> , which helps explain and fix self-sabotage. It is the winner of the 2011 Independent Publisher's Award and 2011 Eric Hoffer Award as the best Self-Help and Health book, 2010 Pinnacle Book Award for best Self-Help Book, and 2009 LA Book Festival Best Spirituality Book. Most recently, Dr. Glassman was a contributing author of <i>The Faces Behind the Pages That Inspire</i>, highlighting his work on Facebook to create inspiring content. Dr. Glassman is also a US World News Report Top Doctor and is repeatedly named a Top Doctor in the New York Metro Area. He enjoys m editation, writing, fitness, yoga, running, tennis, swimming, golf, skiing, fishing, computer, music, sailing, playing drums in various bands, playing conga drums in several bands, dancing; quality time with my wife and four children. Dr. Glassman was f ormerly trained in the martial arts (USA GoJu) achieving the rank of second-degree black belt and has completed two New York City Marathons. He lives in Rockland County, New York with his wife, four children, and dog Ginger.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

Integrative Medicine

Preventive Medicine

Licenses

United States: New Jersey, New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

220 Answers
19 Agrees
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Crohn's : Obtaining tissue and looking under the microscope, generally from a colonoscopy or upper endoscopy. Sometimes the way the small intestine looks on x-r... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Sharp Headache: It depends. Generally my rule of thumb to recommend medical evaluation is if the pain is increasing in frequency, duration, or severity. If so, get it... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Stress Incontinence: What you have is known as stress incontinence. Usually because of childbirth, a woman's muscles weaken and this can happen. The most effective treatme... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Make Taller: No those activities will not make you taller. Only genetics can do that.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Bowel Regularity: Generally a bowel movement daily is considered regular.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Anxiety Symptoms: Generally anxiety can cause a whole host of symptoms, but nose bleeds are not usually one of them. If this is the only time he gets them, then perhaps... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Reflux: Foods that can trigger gerd: fatty or fried foods, coffee, tea, alcohol, spicy foods, oranges and other citrus fruits, tomatoes, onions, carbonated be... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
STDs: If you are promiscuous and not using protection anything is possible.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Plague: The plague - bubonic plague - is caused by a particular bacteria. When it wiped out populations it was because fleas spread it and there were no antib... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Plague: The plague - bubonic plague - is caused by a particular bacteria. When it wiped out populations it was because fleas spread it and there were no antib... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
PID: Multiple partners and unprotected sex increases your chances of pid.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Tapering Xanax (alprazolam): Yes. Taper very slowly if you are having any symptoms like this.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Green Coffee Extract: Green coffee extract is safe and has several benefits, however, sustainable weight loss gets a grade c. Nothing substitutes thoughtful eating and exe... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
HIV and dried blood: Hiv does not live outside the human body for more than a couple hours at the very most. Hepatitis b on the other hand can last outside the body for up... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
UTI: Well you need to confirm whether or not you actually have one. There are some over the counter test kits that are fairly accurate. I suggest you see a... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Heart Beat: Your heart can pause, skip, contract extra all very safely. It can be annoying and uncomfortable because it feels like a jump in your throat or chest.... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Blood work: Either facility can perform a full blood panel.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
L-arginine: Can help with gaining muscle but not specifically for weight gain.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Maximum Greens: Only if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Tubal Ligation: If the tubal ligation was successful, the chance of getting pregnant after 9 years is 1.3%. To get pregnant again is about 1.69%. However, i suggest t... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Underweight: Don't care what anyone else thinks. If your weight is the right weight for you it has no bearing on anyone else. Mostly when someone comments on your ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Pregnancy test: Can other substances, such as medications or alcohol, interfere with the results of a home pregnancy test? Most medications, including birth control... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Thyroid: Part 2 continued: ...In the low normal range. It is important to look at the entire picture: symptoms, all thyroid test including antibodies, other ho... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Prilisec and Iron: Although iron is mostly absorbed in the small intestine, any agent that alters the ph in the stomach, that is any agent that decreased the production ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
CHF: It is known in english as congested heart failure and the most common cause is injury do to a heart attack. Different viruses, lung disease and other ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Unisom & Meloxicam: Yes, as far as i know.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Coz afar and Depression: if indeed it was the cause it will go away.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Krill Oil: There is more evidence that omega-3 fish oil especially dha in dosages from 400mg - 1000mg daily are effective. Not much evidence with krill oil but t... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Calcifications: Nothing to worry about because with this knowledge now you will plan to intervene with appropriate diet and life style changes, as well as making sure... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Habit: Ejaculation is healthy, in fact ejaculation 4 or more times a week in men in the 20s may decrease the risk of prostate cancer when older. However, if ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Sodium: Anything that contains salt.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM: Tylenol (acetaminophen) pm is tylenol (acetaminophen) plus benadryl. I do not suggest taking more than 50mg of Benadryl at one time so you can add up ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Swollen Thigh: Mri or ct scan of the pelvis and thigh.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Telomeres: The question is how to activate telomerase which is the enzyme that adds to the length of telomeres - the protective "caps" on the end of your chromos... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Weight: It depends on your stature and your overall health. It is definitely thin, but thin can be lean which could be good. I would say it is neither good no... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Shortness of Breath: If your symptoms are getting worse and now with shortness of breath you want to make sure you have not developed bronchitis or "walking" pneumonia.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Mosquito bite: Topical Benadryl cream, calimine, calidryl, and/or cortisone would be better choices. Tylenol (acetaminophen) helps with pain only.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Dark stool: Dark stool is not a problem - black tar-like stool is.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Pregnancy test: The blood pregnancy test is very accurate.
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A female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Marijuana in Body: The active ingredient in marijuana is THC. The half-life (meaning how long it takes for 1/2 of it to "disappear") is about 20 hours. It can settle in ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
High BP meds: It depends on the type of medication and the amount. Some can work within minutes, others within weeks.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Reflux: Foods that can trigger gerd: fatty or fried foods, coffee, tea, alcohol, spicy foods, oranges and other citrus fruits, tomatoes, onions, carbonated be... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Pain with Zumba: Zumba uses a lot of abdominal muscles and if you are having pain in that area it could be a strain in your muscles.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Rib pain: If it occurs with breathing it could be an irritation on the lining of your lungs, known as pleurisy. In that area with your symptom the leading cause... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Knee Pain: The only way to know if you have a tear is with a good physical exam and/or mri. Unless you can identify an actual injury, it is unlikely you have a t... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Pupil size: I would suspect that pupils would be dilated with mania as long as there are no medications in the system. Medications can influence pupil size.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Sore arms: Sounds as though they are stiffening up on you or you are resting on them. When you get up and walk, it "wakes them up" in a way, delivering more bloo... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Vaginal lump: Chances are it is a cyst or skin abscess. Neither one is particular serious, but should be evaluated by a gynecologist. If you are worried about cance... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Stomach growling: The less you concern yourself with it, the less it will happen. Try not to care and it will happen less. The first time it happened could have been th... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Lemon & Salt Craving: There are no particular conditions of which I am aware. However, if you crave something it could mean that you are deficient in something contained in... Read More
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Sep 14, 2013
provides great answers and is a welcome addition to Healthtap
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Feb 17, 2015
Dr. Glassman is a great doc with a spot on diagnoses. Very Very well versed doc who in my opinion is top notch !!!
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Feb 10, 2015
I would recommend Dr.Charles Glassman he is very helpful knowledgeable to my situation & he will be to others
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Thank u Dr. Headache is associated with . dizzeness and vertigo relieving factors are lying and sitting. Frequencies are 2-3 per month.
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Thank you very much for your reply . I'm so scared for what anxiety does to my heart as far as what I feel. I have a normal ECO, ECG.
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I had 3.16 progesterone on day 21 less than 20 estrogen on day 2. My obgyn told me to see a reproductive endo I found a holistic dr.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Medical College, NY
Graduated 1985MD

Awards

America's Top Doctors, NY Metro Area, Castle Connolly Medical
most compassionate doctor, patient choice organization
patients choice award of 2012

Affiliations

American College of Physician
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