Dr. Donald Colantino

Internal Medicine
Stoneham, MA
60 years experience male

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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, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

15K Answers
480 Agrees
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain under ribs: I agree that you should be examined by a physician & have appropriate testing.. I assume there has been no recent injury. If the pain is more in ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Hives: The cause of hives is at times is elusive. You may have to resume steroids at a high dose but taper off them slowly in order to avoid rebound return o ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
High troponin: Elevated troponin levels are an indication of heart muscle injury. While not a 100% certainly that a heart attack or myocardial infarction has occurre ... Read More

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Nov 26, 2016
And great Telemedicine Doctor
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Feb 7, 2016
I have a shoulder Impingement. I just started pain in my armpit of the same shoulder. He was able to detect why I had pain when I put my chin to my chest. I didn't mention my Impingement. He's right.
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Sep 18, 2016
I would highly recommend Dr Colantino as he explained as good as my Cardiologist.Intraventicular septum invariably develops unusual pattern which looks like dysfunction after repair on Echo
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Sorry for the delay. Having a good amount of periodontal work being done and considered. Your reply is REALLY useful. Never knew short vs. long. Kind of like short actin...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! thanks, its gotten better, i ice it at night cause i sleep on my back but i use a knee brace so its not right on my skin, im already taking aleve. I also noticed you ans...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I’m not sure where the blood came from but it happens hours later while urinating. I was assuming hemroids or fissures but was not sure. It’s been two days no more blood...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

TUFTS UNIV
Graduated 1960MD

Residency

St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Completed 1963
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