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Dr. Preston Maxim

Emergency Medicine
San Francisco, CA
26 years experience male

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Emergency Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Preston Maxim
Emergency Medicine 26 years experience
Yes.: It can do that. One way to confirm whether that is the cause would be to take over the counter Famotidine twice a day for 3 days, and see if the symptoms resolve.
A member asked:

Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
Treatment should: Prevent the cellulitis from progressing to orbital cellulitis. Orbital cellulitis is very serious and is not something we wait to treat.
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Dr. Dan Hollis
LASIK Surgery 48 years experience
Sounds like a sty: I t is treated with warm wet compresses. If it does not clear in a month, it may need to be removed or injected with steroids. Often clears on its own.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Maxim is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Washington School of Medicine, WA
Graduated 1995MD

Residency

BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER CORPORATION
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