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Dr. Ram Madasu

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

Locations

BROWARD ENT CONSULTANTS

Coral Springs, FL

Address

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

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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 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Unlikely: Either that bug has to be extremely small or your perforation very large. Not likely.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Perhaps: The straining that can occur with constipation can cause dizziness.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
See ENT specialist : The swallowing issues as well as the earlier choking episode needs investigation. Acid reflux into your throat(lpr) can irritate the delicate membrane... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Taking: Taking Motrin following "adjustments" will help ease the soreness of the teeth and jaw muscles.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Worsening see doctor: The "pimple" like thing on your tonsil may represent scar tissue, a tonsillar tag(benign irregularity), or an early tonsil stone (tonsilith). If there... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Food allergies/LPR : Tightening of the throat after meals can occur from food allergy. The swelling may occur around the larynx, which would not be visible. If this is fro... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
See your doctor: Lump behind the ear, sore throat, ear burning suggest active inflammation if not infection. Throat infections can cause these symptoms. You should see... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Ignore: When treating jaw pain, think moist heat, soft food, and gum avoidance.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Yes: Most of the nyquil preparations do not have something to thin the mucus. The Mucinex (guaifenesin) can accomplish this.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Unlikely: The surgery to remove the blood clot after tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy sounds like you had a post tonsillectomy bleed. This can happen sometimes. ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Return visit to MD: If your ear has felt clogged for six months and your treatment did not improve it you should see your doctor again. If the cleaning did not help then ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Related to tonsils: The dark thing from throat that has a bad odor may be a tonsilith or tonsil stone. This is seen when there is chronic infection or inflammation(irrita... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
See an ENT doctor: You need a evaluation by an ENT doctor. There are several conditions that can cause this mucous production including allergies, sinusitis and acid re... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
See your doctor: Your daughters are too young to complain about pain but you may notice that they eating or drinking less than usual. These are signs and symptoms that... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Ignore: Hearing aids can "help" your communication ability so one should be realistic and positive.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
Depends on the cause: There are many conditions that can cause dizziness and/or vertigo. Is this the result of trauma? A detailed medical history and examination are requi... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 years experience
See ENT doctor: You need an examination to evaluate your voicebox. This can be done easily by your local ENT doctor.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
29 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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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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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) how do you control it until you get an appointment
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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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