Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)

Internal Medicine
Stafford , VA
34 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
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Watch it closely: It may be a transient harmless issue . It is always prudent to think of the unthinkable . I would advise you to watch it closely with our being overly... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Could be serious: I think your problem could be one of many possible scenarios . The most important disease to rule out immediately is whether you have venous blood clo... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Low sugar: It seems you may be experiencing low blood sugar or hypoglycemia . If you are eating regularly and does not have medical illness , you should not have... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Diet and exercise: The best way to approach weight issue is eating the right diet and exercising regularly . There is no magic medicine or other short cuts . The detail ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It depends: If your iud is hormone eluting device , it may take a while until the period starts . However , if you are having sex , either use another method of c... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Ginger: Ginger is a great product to help with nausea and vomiting related to pregnancy.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Contact ADA: American diabetic association is the most organized and resourceful institution . I would contact them and ask them to help connect you to the local ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Sometimes: I can not tell if you are overdosing on heroin because you are already dead.
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
In principle yes,: If the clopidogrel is for cardiac condition . If it was given for the TIA , there must be reason why she was not on asa instead of clopidogrel. At thi... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes and no: The negative pelvic ultrasound examination is a good news . The most important piece is risk factors . What risk factors do you have . Any family memb... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Pain agrravated by: Sneezing , coughing is sign of what we call alarm sign and would advise you to see your doctor as soon as possible.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Most likely it is: All the signs and symptoms fit in . I suggest you talk to your neurologist , there are effective medications and some surgical procedures that can g... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Long standing anemia: Can cause what is called high out put heart failure . This is due to mismatch in supply and demand . The heart failure should reverese once the anemia... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Most likely: You had shot of Ceftriaxone or similar medication which is standard med for gonorrhea and the Doxycycline is for chlamydia . If you have discharge wh... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Clean it with: Hydrogen peroxide 2 %, dress it with clean gauze ( you can get it from any pharmacy) , change it every day for couple of days and then when it is cl... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It seem like your: Are looking for specific solution . Testosterone ? I would recommend to have a full history and physical examination . When appropriate to do blood wo... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It is basically: Intuitive and common sense . If you take something and get some kind of reaction that can be considered allergic reaction then you are allergic . If y... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Most likely not: The most common presentation of yeast infection of the vagina , is itching , curd like discharge adherent to the virginal wall. Yeast infection of th... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Needs work up: Swelling of both feet and ankles requires a through investigation . Most likely it is due to fluid retention ( edema ) it is also possible to have an... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: If there is fracture and healed inappropriately with the wrong angle , displaced from its natural place , will definitely cause problem . The other po... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Very difficult state: Elderly patients with multiple medical problems particularly those in nursing home are prone to repeated infection. Aspiration pneumonia can come from... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It depends in what: Is in the decongestant . If it contains opiates , you might
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
The pain and: Diarrhea need to be evaluated . Any water and electrolyte imbalance during pregnancy will put both the infant and the mother at high risk for complica... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Can happen: There is wide variety of pattern of bleeding . In general , we expect it to be less frequent since you are approaching menopause (again this varies f... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Depends on: Syphilis , herpes , hiv, hepatitis infections can be detected by doing blood test when asked specifically for them.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Castor oil is: Laxative and will make you have loose stool. It is also possible to have diarrhea . If your intake matches the out put there should not be any weight ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Lupus and other: Connective tissue diseases are multisystem diseases that affect virtually every organ -system . It is conceivable that they cause head ache
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It depends: Ibs presents itself as constipation predominant , diarrhea predominant or mixed . Sometime patients can have one type and then switch to the other typ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Avoid tight clothes: Tight pant , tight underwear are the main reasons for friction that cause tissue damage ( skin irritation ) i advise you wear wider and spacious unde... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Couple of weeks: You need to understand two things . One is withdrawal from the drug and the other is the recurrence of your illness. It is not wise decision to stop ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 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
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Couple of times: When the hymen is ruptures (lose virginity ) it is kind of minor wound ( because tissue is torn) . It needs healing . If you have sex right after the... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It may be irritating: Nerve ending or tissue . Make sure it is not sharp or go deeper than intended
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Could be many: The typical cause of tightness is edema or fluid in the interstitial space . Storage of muco-polysaccharide tissue under skin in hypothyroidism is al... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
If you can not: Modify your job the best step would be to use wrist splint to alleviate the pressure on the nerves . I would encourage to be evaluated by physician a... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
May be: Sitting for a long time may predispose you for degenerative disease of joint , clot formation in the leg is another risk . I do not think climbing sta... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: There is a condition called gstroparesis where by the gastrointestinal loops are not making the right movement ( peristalsis ) as result the transitio... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Did you have: Unprotected sex? If so , it could be one or two of the sexually transmitted disease , pleas be seen by your doc . He may do test on your discharge or... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Nausea, some times: Vomiting , upset stomach and diarrhea and others are common side effects from the antibiotics . Some reacts more intensely than others . Good luck.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Any maneuver that cause intra abdominal pressure put strain on the wound healing process toe the extent of dehiscence ( opening of the wound). Good lu... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
It is unsusual: But obviously pressure effect . Since the your feet bear the whole weight of your body , there is a lot of pressure on them . If you stand for long ti... Read More
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Testimonials
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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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