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Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)

Internal Medicine
Stafford , VA
33 years experience male

Locations

2124 Jefferson Davis Highway suite 202

Stafford , VA

Address

Stafford , VA
Directions

Fax

540-658-1732

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Medicaid

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicare

Cigna

Health Net

Tricare

Coventry Health Care

Unity Healthcare

About

Bio

I am Board Certified internist ,psychiatrist and addiction specialist . I own a practice that provide integrative health services that encompasses medical ,psychiatric, and addiction problem.

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

Psychiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

530 Answers
498 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Eating fruits and: Fruits and vegetable is a very useful health style that has far reaching beneficial effect. I am not so sure that it will make your face younger. If... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
For a young person: Like you it is very unusual to have such symptoms just from stretching alone . Do you have any pain when you bend , walk , getting up from lying or ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
I would fits make: Sure that you do not have serious nervous system problem. I would advise you to see your pcp/neurologist . If they say you do not have and physical co... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
If you do not have: Sex, you will not be pregnant . You checked it and it is negative as it should be . There are several reasons why you may miss your period and you sh... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
I would like to: Suggest that you to have urine test and checked for chlamydia and gonorrhea . This is not to suggest any thing really about your behavior . Since you... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
increased fluid: Intake , good exercise habit , eating lots of fiber , fruits and vegetables are recommended to combat constipation . We also encourage to look the kin... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It is quite possible: That the bleed you saw is from your menses . However, i would like you to be vigilant whether the blood still staining is happening after you finis... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
The chances: Are mainly dependent in what phase of the cycle you are . The state of thyroid does not stop you from pregnant . The impact of thyroid disorder and pr... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Is the pain occur: Only in the morning ? The severity of your symptoms warrants to see either your pcp or rheumatologist . I am not sure whether it has any relation to y... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Needs through eval: Not having fetal heart beat on ultrasound or fetal statoscope is a serious and emergent condition . You need to seek re evaluation immediately . It is... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Non specific: Your observation is very keen but non specific to attribute to any particular condition . If watch out for any additional symptoms in the coming days ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
You look to be: Really motivated and making effort to get off this habit forming medication . You are on the right track . I will suggest to take the half of the 2.5m... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Do what you normally: Do . You do not have to do anything in particular. Be caring , proactive , listen to your boyfriend , try to read his body language . If understand w... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It may be irritating: Nerve ending or tissue . Make sure it is not sharp or go deeper than intended
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
You can: The only caveat is you need to watch your potassium intake . You might take potassium pill or potassium rich food
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
I am not ssssure: What citaplex is . Do you mean citalopram ? In that case your doc is corss titrating and tapering your medication in an effort to wean you off from on... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Not upper: Respiratory infection but it may worsen bronchial spasm as in the case of asthma/ bronchitis . If your upper respiratory infection gives you wheezing... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Lack of libido: Has many reasons . It is very difficult to give you specific solution . You first exhaust if there is any medical cause for it then see psychiatrist f... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
You have: Viral infection that affect the upper air way and the ear . There is connection from the upper airway to the ear ( eustachian tube ) which is functio... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
When people develop: Repeated infection including absesses , we suspect an underlying condition that predispose them . We believe there could be something not working well... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It depends in what: Is in the decongestant . If it contains opiates , you might
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It is common: To have period of amenorrhea or just minor spotting on Progesterone only contraception . If you want to pregnant , you need to stop the pill and try i... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
There are chain of: Events for plague to happen . Number one the bacteria, flea, rat , human being . All the four should be at the same place at the right time for plague... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Vitamin B6: Vitamin b6 is a good treatment for pregnancy related vomiting or nausea . You might consider taking prenatal that contain this particular vitamin.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Obviously yes: The 10/650 has double the amount of tylenol (acetaminophen) than the 10/325. I suggest not to take more than 2-3 times a day otherwise , you are putti... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Pregnacny: I need more information to make a good suggestion . However , based on your statement , i would first rule out pregnancy . Have home pregnancy test an... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Not really: Abdominal cramps are common days prior and during period . It is uncommon if not impossible to have cramp after period.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It is very uncomfort: The stich is most likely absorbable and will dissolve with in the next couple of days . You might try local anesthesia like lidocain oral preparation ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Vaginismus: Vaginismus is involuntary closing of the distal third of the virginal opening . It has a lot to do with psychological /emotional factors . I wonder wh... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
May be normal: With person of tall stature , long neck , the hyoid bone could be prominent and may move . It is variation in the norm and should not be cause for con... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Good idea: Banana is rich in potassium and help replenishing the potassium loss from water pill . You may need to check your potassium level from time to time t... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Need basics: It looks like you have been using pepto until two days earlier to the black stool . I would like to know why you were on pepto. Was is to treat the s... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
The reverse.: I believe you got the information the wrong way . It is possible you can have near normal oxygen and high carbon dioxide . This happen due to hypovent... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Could be gall bladde: The anatomy ( location ) of the pain and its association with meal suggest that you may have some problem with gall bladder . The continuous occurrenc... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It break down: Hemoglobin is combination of heme and globulin . The heme is made up of iron and globin is made up of Alpha and beta globulin .When it is used up it ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It depends: The initial indication of the medication is to control high heart rate . If the heart rate is under control with the medication it is good . If your h... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Not common: It is not a common experience but can be explained by the fact that when intra abdominal pressure increases it put pressure on the sphincter both the... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Is there any reason: To take all those vitamins and minerals? Unless you have deficiency as is indicated directly by blood level , there is no need of taking all those m... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Now and ten day: You had sex in what is called ' safe period ' in any case , late period s something that may be an early sign of pregnancy . I would recommend to have... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Do you mean thryroid: Biopsy? In any case , bleeding , injury to the gland are the possible side effect . There is possibility of injury to recurrent laryngeal nerve though... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Heart problem: First and foremost hear problem should be considered and ruled out . Lung problems including asthma and chronic obstructive diseases also may present... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
To start with I: Would recommend to see your doc for urinalysis and examination of your leg . That will give you a good answer . You might have urinary tract infection... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
I would think you: Lift your arm but lifting heavy object is not a good idea . Talk to your cardiac surgeon , he will give you the right recommendation.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Could be from: The procedure( irritation of pinching of the nerve ) but also you may have unrelated cervical or lower thoracic degenerative disease that is causing t... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Clarification: Are you coughing up blood ? Are you spitting blood ? Is it one time ? One day ? Do you spit blood after brushing your teeth ? Do you have soar throat... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Anxiety does: Anxiety or heightened emotional state makes people sweat that has to do with the release of adrenaline and other similar neurotransmitter that has p... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: Diabetes show in random blood sugar . However , the standard test to diagnose diabetes is fasting blood sugar . I would recommend you have fasting blo... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Not so good: When we are talking womb cancer it may mean a several things .It is important to differentiate which one you are refereeing to. If it is ovarian cance... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
No best benzo: The best treatment for random panic attacks is to equip oneself with the best coping skills including breathing exercise , relaxation technique , yoga... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Why did you take it: I would like to know the reason why you are on Diflucan (fluconazole) . If this is for vaginal discharge ( yeast infection ) you need to wait for coup... Read More

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Sep 3, 2013
Dr Zebro is providing an excellent service to the public through Healthtap. She clearly is very knowledgeable in internal medicine & medicine in general. She provides clear, concise & understandable...Read More
Sep 1, 2013
Dr. Gebrehana W Zebro is a wonderful addition to the Health Tap community, clearly a knowledgeable, dedicated and approachable physician! I look forward to learning more from Dr. Zebro.
Sep 5, 2013
knowledgeable, caring and spot on answers. great to have you here at the healthtap.com
HealthTap member
This saved my life. Thank You! thank you for this quick reply.Ive been to many work up like 2d echo,stress test,ecg and endoscopy all normal.thank you
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! What else could it be or could be causing it. Vaginal part cleared up.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you Only concer w/ cymbal is weight lost 70 don't want to gain

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Addis Ababa University Gondar College of Medical Sciences, Ethiopia
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

psychiatry

Residency

Internal Medicine

Awards

FACP, ACP
FAPA
MBA

Affiliations

AMA
ACP
APA
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