Dr. Ram Madasu

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Coral Springs, FL
30 years experience male

Locations

BROWARD ENT CONSULTANTS

Coral Springs, FL

Address

5511 N. University Drive, STE 101-B, Coral Springs, FL
Directions

Practice website

Fax

954-755-5010

About

Bio

Travel, sports

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.

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

63 Answers
9 Agrees
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Control symptoms : This may be viral. Control any fever that is present. Over the counter medications that have a nasal decongestant with cough suppressant would work th... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Get help: The coughing at night and wheezing suggests that you are suffering from asthma. Postnasal drainage can be a symptom associated with allergies, sinusi... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
No: At your age of 20, dropping of the eyelids may be from fatigue more than anything else. Dry eyes will not cause cause your eyelids to droop.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Unlikely: Either that bug has to be extremely small or your perforation very large. Not likely.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Perhaps: The straining that can occur with constipation can cause dizziness.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
What?: "why does my nose feel wide open"? I'm not sure what your asking. Usually when the nose feels open that is a good thing. Most people are bothered by t... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Alternatives exist: Asthma inhalers in powder form can cause throat irritation. Yes the hfa form of advair should be as potent if the dosage is maintained. There are oth... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Depends: The treatment period and dosing for Doxycycline depends on the severity of the infection. For upper respiratory infections in adults the dosing is us... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See your doctor: Blood in your sputum on coughing is called hemoptysis. Even if you don't see blood, the taste of blood suggests the presence of blood. See you doctor.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Several things : When to biopsy thyroid nodules is based on the clinical judgement of your doctor. Risk factors include history of ionizing radiation to the neck, fami... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See your doctor: Dizziness in a 25 year old is uncommon. If exercise provokes this, you should see your doctor. To note, a cardiology evaluation may be prudent.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
No worries: The appearance of a vein on the forehead is usually nothing to be concerned about. In other words the vein has always been there its just visible now.... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See your doctor: The clicking when swallowing and gland swelling suggest that there is still some inflammation. It can take some time for that to resolve. You should ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See doctor: Yes you should take your child to the pediatrician for an evaluation.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See ENT doctor: Pain on swallowing (odynophagia) can be caused by several conditions. A detailed history and physical examination is needed to make an accurate diagno... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Nothing unusual : The "off center" position of your adam's apple(thyroid cartilage) may not indicate any problem. Since you are experiencing fatigue, dizziness and head... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Watch what you drink: Your throat irritation related to swallowing may be from acid reflux into your throat(lpr) . Yes carbonated drinks and caffeine can make this worse. R... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Two different issues: The levothyroxine is for thyroid hormone replacement. It will not affect your PTH and calcium levels which are regulated by the parathyroid gland. The... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Yes : Septoplasty and turbinate reduction can cause apnea like symptoms in the postoperative period. The nasal passage is usually swollen following surgery... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
More detailed exam: Frontal sinusitis can present with more localized pain/headache in the forehead area. Usually a detailed history and a more thorough exam called nasal... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Symptoms?: Sinusitis can cause many symptoms. The medications including the over the ones address specific symptoms. If this is viral in nature, get rest and sta... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Further evaluation : Those symptoms may be secondary to vertebrobasilar insuffiency. The hearing loss needs to be quantified and characterized with an audiogram. If sensor... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See ENT doctor: You need an examination to evaluate your voicebox. This can be done easily by your local ENT doctor.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Throat infection : Your symptoms of cough, swelling in your neck and associated throat pain suggest an infection. Often these are viral in nature and resolve with time. ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Yes: The skin at the nostrils and the delicate lining inside can become very irrtated with excessive nose blowing. In general blow your nose more gently a... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Doesn't matter: A fast "heartbeat" in the neck is not specific to anything. If pregnancy is a concern, then there is an easy way to find out.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Perhaps: I am not sure i understand your question. By replicate do you mean cause symptoms similar to meningitis.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Sounds viral: The fever, chills, headache can be flu symptoms. One thing to consider is mononucleosis which is also a viral infection. Worsening of the sore throat ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See your doctor : These symptoms may be from sinus infection or inflammation. Other nasal symptoms such as congestion, and diminished ability to smell can be a part of ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See the doctor: Symptoms of lightheadedness, fatigue and shortness of breath should be taken seriously. Your friend needs to be seen by their doctor as soon as possib... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See dentist and MD: See your dentist. Dental pain can be intense. If there is inflammation in your jaw muscles, this can radiate to the back of the neck and possibly the ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
No: Your surgeon is right in that the healing process can take a while. If these symptoms persist beyond a few more weeks or the eye pressure is present ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Weeks: If you have been recently diagnosed with bronchitis, i would expect some cough for up to two weeks. In smokers the cough will take longer to resolve. ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See your doctor: Your cough is the primary issue. The head pain may be occurring because you've had the cough for a while; your head pain may be from muscle irritatio... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See your doctor: Your throat infection maybe from bacteria other than strep or from viral infection. Mono can cause sore throat as well as lymph node enlargement. If... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Give it time: You burned your throat drinking hot chocolate. It will take up to two weeks for the healing to place depending on the severity of injury. There are so... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Yes, see you doctor: Yes, if you are wheezing and coughing and on maintanence medication like symbicort, (budesonide and formoterol) you should see your doctor as soon as ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See an ENT: Ent evaluation is in order if you have persistent tinnitus. In general, avoid intense sound, caffeine, alcohol, NSAID medication. Regulate your sleep ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Mucosal cyst: The bump next to your uvula may represent a simple mucus retention cyst. This can happen after chronic irritation to the lining occurs. In many instan... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Reflux: Phlegm in the throat associated with food may be from acid reflux. When acid reflux makes it to the level of your throat it is called lpr. In some in... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See you doctor : Where exactly are the lumps in your mouth? If they are located towards the back of the throat and associated with sore throat you may have an infecti... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Soft bland food : When your throat is inflamed from viral infection, warm foods are usually more soothing. In general soft foods that are more bland are better until th... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Depends on cause: How to stop palatine tonsils from swelling?. It really depends on the cause. If it is from bacterial infection, then antibiotics help. Allergy driven... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Depends on symptoms: A mild deviation of the septum usually does not cause problems. The septoplasty would be indicated for certain nasal symtoms like persistent obstructi... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See an ENT doctor: These infections may be from a yeast or fungal infection in the ear canal. These are treated differently than bacterial infections.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
They are related: The tender glands associated with cold sores are not necessarily from the cold sores themselves but what causes them: viral infection.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
See an ENT: A growth on the skin of your face or neck should should be evaluated by a dermatologist or ENT doctor. Excision is usually curative and offers a diagn... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Not related: Your high blood pressure is not likely to be related to the thyroidectomy. In certain instances when the thyroid is over active there can be increase... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
No worry: If you push hard enough , this can happen. The great vessels in the neck can be more superficial in some people; especially in thin individuals. I wo... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
30 years experience
Yes: Most of the nyquil preparations do not have something to thin the mucus. The Mucinex (guaifenesin) can accomplish this.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Madasu is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Madasu is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of South Alabama College of Medicine, AL
Graduated 1993MD

Awards

Top Otolaryngologist, Second Place, Florida - Summer
2013
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