Dr. Harvey Hahn

Internal Medicine - Cardiology
Cincinnati, OH
29 years experience male

About

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Board certified in cardiovascular diseases. Focus on cardiac imaging-echo and CT. Practice evidence based, appropriate medical care. Medications and testing only as needed. Promote healthy lifestyles as the foundation of medical care along with cutting edge medical technologies and treatments.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine - Cardiology

Cardiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Tough decisions: I'm sorry that you have to deal with this and wish you the best. There are not that many centers that do this. Costs will depend on your insurance an... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Are you dizzy?: If you are not having symptoms (weak, tired, dizzy, short of breath) then you are probably ok. You should talk to your doctor as you may have had you... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes: Seafood and the things typically served with it can be high in salt which could raise your bp. Also shellfish and deep fried foods are very fatty and... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes: You can still get pregnant this early after delivery. Also breastfeed (and contraception) is not 100% protection from getting pregnant.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
probably nothing: If you feel good and have not changed weight then you are probably ok. Are you exercising more? If you increase muscle/loss fat your wt could be sta... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes: Stress and anxiety can cause a lot of changes and bowel habits are some of the most common things affected. It can cause both constipation and diarrh... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes: Mri is the most sensitive test for imaging the brain/head. Most are done with and without contrast.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
cold/flu: Sounds like you have a viral illness. If things don't get better in a few days you should see your doctor. Can try over the counter medicines to fee... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes: There are several other b-blockers that can slow your heart down (coreg, bystolic) and there are also some calcium channel blockers that do the same (... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Yes.: You can have hypertension at any age. Your age group is unusual and would make us think of secondary causes of high bp. Most importantly normal BP i... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Get active: Your clotting risk is low, but inactivity is not healthy even if your weight is normal. You are losing muscle mass and cardiac reserve. Please talk ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
No: One is typically a little bit larger than than the other. If the size difference is a lot or there is pain then you should see your doctor.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
antibiotics: Most diarrhea is due to antibiotics killing off your regular gut bacteria and causing diarrhea. Sometimes you can get a super infection (c diff) due ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
low risk: You are really very unlikely to have heart disease even before you had a normal echo and stress test. Young females are very low risk for heart disea... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
No.: To tell the difference you will need an ekg machine or something that can take a telemetry strip (like an aed-automatic external defibrillator). On e... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
need to see your doc: Are you still having problems with anorexia? Or have you just recently recovered? If so you should see your doctor for labs tests. You could be ane... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
diet/exdercise/sleep: You have to eat healthy foods. Half your plate should be fruits and veggies. Exercise-intensity matters. Also you need to sleep. For more general ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
How tall are you?: Echo measurements are based on average people. You can normalize the measurements to body surface are for really tall or big people. If you are arou... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
is it when you sleep: Depends. If there are no other symptoms -chest pain, shortness of breath or dizziness then not much needs to be done. If you hear it only when you a... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
measure % body fat: Your height and weight can give you your bmi (body mass index), but to know your lean body mass you need to know your % body fat. You can measure it... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
Need more data: Probably nothing serious showed up on your holter monitor. To give a more specific interpretation of your holter we would need to see a copy of the r... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harvey Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 29 years experience
What is your BP?: Lvh means left ventricular hypertropy. This occurs when the heart is under more pressure than normal. Your heart (a muscle) will grow just like if yo... Read More
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Testimonials
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Aug 6, 2014
Dr. Hahn is very knowledgeable and provides excellent care on HealthTap!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hahn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hahn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank You! thank you so much but what if i have high cholesterol?i have normal bp but preeclampsia last 2011
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks. It's been hard to get info from the hospitals unfortunately
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks peace at heart good to know again Thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Loma Linda University School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
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