Dr. Harold Fields

Family Medicine
Houston, TX
63 years experience male

Locations

Village Family Practice

Houston , TX

Address

9055 Katy Freeway Suite 200, Houston , TX, United States
Directions

Fax

7136813022

Village family practice

Houston, TX

About

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Chrome : As long as you are protected against noxious fume exposure. Good Luck
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Shingles's : It is caused by a virus and is preventable by vaccination. It can also be treated with an antiviral which reduces the length and severity of the infec... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Hemaglobinopathies: It is a defect that results in abnormal structure of he globin Chain's of the hemoglobin molecule. Sickle Cell disease i.e. The commonest. Also seen i... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Fumes: As any noxious fumes ,in excess, it can causes irritation of the lining of the respiratory system including, nose ,sinuses, trachea and lungs. Good Lu... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Fumes: I would suggest you wear a mask as constant breathing in noxious fumes is unhealthy and could cause you permenant lung damage. Good Luck
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Radiation : Anybody working around equipment producing radiation is exposed to the possibility of being exposed to to radiation. That is why proper precautions ne... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Pain : You first of all need to know the cause of the pain before trying to treat it. Good Luck
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Red wine: It has been shown that it is cardio protective in numerous studies but if taken in excess may cause other problems. A glass a day is appropriate. Good... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Glumetza: Glumetza ER is a xtended release metformin and it would depend on how often you wanted to take the drug, if you have side effects from the short actio... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Compression : It seems to me that 5 attempts at resuscitation were made. Good Luck
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Toxicity : It could cause respiratory inflammation resulting in cough and sputum production. Good Luck
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A 83-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Castro oil: It will not do you any harm but you may develop diarrhea !
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Stroke: I do not think that you have any problems. Good Luck
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Uti: You may have a urinary infection. See your doctor as examination of your urine will give you a definitive diagnosis. Good Luck
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Pain: The most likely answer is that you bruised your neck causing some inflammatory reaction around a cervical nerve which responded by radiating pain into... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Eustacheitis: You have inflammation of the Eustachian tube. A decongestant should help. Good Luck
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Lipids: These are all average values but can be improved with exercise. Reducing red meat and wt loss, if necessary. Good Luck
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
ALS: I cannot state emphatically what may be wrong with you but if it continues you see you doctor for an exam and definitive Diagnosis. Good Luck
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Calories : Duration is of no importance. The importance thing is calorie intake and the type of food eaten. Check the computer for ADA diets. Good Luck
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Lymph nodes: You should be evaluated by a doctor if not already done so. Good Luck
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Pain : The continuation of severe pain requires further evaluation and appropriate treatment. See your physician ASAP. Good Luck
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Reglan: Yes, you would be safe in taking it. Good Luck
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Hair growth : Your growth from these two products will be minimal and will take a considerable amount of time. Good Luck
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Sinus: You may have developed sins congestion . Try an OTC anti histamine decongestant. If the headache persists see your doctor. Good Luck
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Lymphatic fluid: There is no way to determine when this will stop but it will eventually. Good Luck
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Pain medication : No physician is going to write a prescription for pain medication without examining you. Sorry
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
PPI,s: Very unlikely but with all medication it should only be taken as prescribed and when required. Good Luck
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Diarrhea : Stop it when you have a 24 hour cessation of diarrhea. Good Luck
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
ED: You have erectile dysfunction and the causes are multiple. You need to see a physician to exclude causes and when that has been done and nothing found... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Meds: If you are having side effects please see your physician as your meds may need to be changed, good Luck
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Pregnancy : You could be pregnant. Do a home pregnancy test. Good Luck
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Fever: If his fever is not breaking you need to call your pediatrician. Good Luck
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
PPI: Long term use is inadvissable unless absolutely necessary " Good Luck
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Boil: Unlikely. Probably simply staph aureus. Hot compresses applied should bring it to a head. Good Luck
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Abscess : Try applying hot moist compresses as this appears to be a skin infection. That should help it to open and drain. If that does not happen see your doct... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Chronic infection : You need to see a physician ASAP as you may have a chronic infection in your chest. Good L Luck
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Foreskin: You need to see a urologist as this may need surgical correction. Good Luck
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Diet: A well rounded diet avoiding foods with negative impact wii lead to less chance of developing chronic diseases in general thus extending one,s life in... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Period: No, not necessarily. Wait for your next period. If late do a pregnancy test. Good Luck
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Obesity: Never having had sex means that you are NOtT pregnant. See your doctor for a differential diagnosis. Good Luck
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Pain: Try applying moist heat and perhaps a muscle relaxant may help. Good Luck
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Combination : The combination is not a good idea. I would stay alcohol free while taking Alprazalam. Good Luck
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Arthritis : You may have a form of arthritis and need to be examined, and blood tests done to give you a definitive diagnosis and required treatment .Good Luck
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Balanits: This is probably a minor infection and will respond to the antibiotics but give it time.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Puberty : Discharges are not uncommon and will not be related to when your breasts develop
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Inflammation : You may have mild inflammation caused by overuse. Try Aleeve 200mg ,2 tabs or capsules once a day with food for 10 days. If no improvement you need to... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Seizures : If this was a seizure you need to see a physician ,be examined and get a definitive diagnosis. Good Luck
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Congestion : Saline nasal drops may help to unblock and an oral antihistamine such as Claritin may also help. Good Luck
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Hypercholesterolaemi: Yes, they both can be taken but I would take them separately. Good Luck
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 63 years experience
Hungry : Yes, hunger pains can occur in a variety of places. Good Luck
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Testimonials
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Jul 9, 2020
I dont think doctor harld fields has been in pracrice 60 years..sometimes doctors lie
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Fields is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fields is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Are there any doctors that are in Michigan that my wife and I can set up an appointment to discuss the issues of our marriage while understanding that much of it stems ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr.Fields for your professional advise it is most appreciated too.Good to get your support on Migraine Aura and also helpful to reduce the incidence of it. Go...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for your thoughtful response. The other doctor that answered was really not helpful, as I do understand the risk of the two medications being taken together, h...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Glasgow Faculty of Medicine, Scotland
Graduated 1960MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Third Place, Houston Region - Summer
2014
Top Family Physician, First Place, Houston Region - Summer
2014
Top Doctor, Third Place, Houston Region - Fall
2014
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