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Dr. Stuart Bradin

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
ANN ARBOR , MI
29 years experience

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Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

23 Answers
8 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Keflex: Pcn still drug of choice, many recommend 1st generation cephalosporins amox always runs risk of drug rash if concomittant ebv omnicef tastes good... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Potentially: Would have pcp or dentist evaluate, see if infectious or other etiology.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Absolutely: Very common for child to have vomiting and diarrhea with otitis media; have doctor evaluate ears. Sometimes urinary tract infections , many viral illn... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Maybe: Good, newer antinistamine, less sedating, may help with symptoms.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
No: Can get chlamydia or gonorhhea however.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Like blisters: May be variable due to age , prior varivax immunization typically crops of blisters/ vesicles, as some crust, new ones form, very itchy, concentrated... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Maybe: Symtoms could be symptom of a variety of etiologies- asthma, allergies, post nasal drip, medicne related or potentially more serious etiologies- need ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Infection inner ear: Collection of purulent fluid behind tympanic membrane- many times secondary to nasal congestion/ viral uri- that can cause bulging of tympanic membran... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
No: Does not provide enough coverage for typical bacterial organisms causing infection- covers strep well, but not h flu, m cattharalis. Amox would be bet... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Perhaps: Might get accompanying swollen glands typically rash from slapped cheek disease is viral, flat, lacy, and blanchable.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Time: Typically acne of newborn resolves on it's own may want to have doctor evaluate to make sure rash is typical of this.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Potentially: Can be signs of complication of otitis media like mastoiditis or referred pain or pain fro secondary lymph node that may be enlarged.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Honey comb, crusted: Usually honey combed, crusted lesions, typicaly under the nose, can be anywhere.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Prolonged time frame: Depending upon exposure, route of exposure, underlying health issues, course can be very prolonged and require extensive amounts of resources typica... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Potentially: If sting site truly secondarily infected, and no concern re mrsa, Keflex is fine. If not infected but large inflammatory response, no antibiotic is ne... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Shingles: Shingles, eczema herpeticum, other pox viruses.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Unclear: Initially thought o be lifetime, than appeared to wane so recommendation for 2nd shot, unknown how long immunity really lasts.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
No: May provide pain relief but Motrin or adnil- non steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines- will reduce the inflammation and secondary swelling from sting... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Appearnace: Impetigo strep or staph- usually honey combed, crusted, tender mrsa may be dark in color, may be pustular to start, secondary cellulitis/ redness, no... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Maybe: Only if a true inner ear infection exists; zithromax may not be 1st line choice of antibiotic- typically amoxicillin.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Yes: Soft cheeses, uncooked meats can contain listeria.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Yes: Croup typically due to a variety of many viral illnesses- can be spread by cough, sneeze, sputum.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bradin
29 years experience
Less than 1 week: Symptoms should resolve within 1 week.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bradin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bradin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! My doctor gave me an antibiotic . I feel much better now
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

philadelphia college of osteopathic medicine
Graduated 1993MD

Awards

Top Pediatric Emergency Physician, First Place, National - Summer
2013
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