Dr. Martin Morell

Rheumatology
New Hartford, NY
31 years experience male

Locations

Arthritis Specialists

New Hartford, NY

Address

4401 Middlesettlement Rd, Suite126, New Hartford, NY
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(555) 555-5555

About

Bio

Certified as Rheumatologist in 2001, teach residents in private practice in upstate NY.

Specialties
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Rheumatology

Licenses

United States: New York

Doctor Q&A

876 Answers
142 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Causes: It could be deficient in diet or not absorbing due to lack of intrinsic factor.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
If: they become swollen and stiff for more than an hour could be rheumatoid arthritis, see a rheumatologists.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Do: seak medical care to exclude arthritis, or a neurological disorder like MS.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
As : An anti inflammatory it tends to prolong bleeding, may enhance water retention by the kidneys, may increase your blood pressure and cause dependent lo... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
There: are fine muscles from neck to head that become spastic. Tension headaches.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Must: Keep in mind nature of injury as there are meniscus inside the knee that might have gotten crushed. Rest, ice and elevation always good, persistent th... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Could: be disc nerve irritation or inflammation of facet joints. Rest, ant inflammatory should do, if persist, X-ray.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Fatigue: No, check for vitamin D deficiency, thyroid hormone levels and anemia.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Perhaps: they should look into causes of pain and try to solve from another angle.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Depending: on the titer, low: false positive or high: you may be a carrier. Only when immune cells become active and attack your glands and you develop symptoms... Read More
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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
The: inner ear contains semicircular canals that may become inflamed and give you temporary dizziness when rotating the head. Common in many with strong he... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Dry : Skin. Clothing rubbing against it, humidify with alcohol free medicated ointments.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Antiinflammatory: And antiplatelet effects may take about 5 days, if there is no open scar or bleeding should be ok, also depends on what kind f surgery you had.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Don: Try to do that, unless your a wrestler or boxer. You only will loose water weight.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
No: Lupus causes non destructive arthritis mostly of peripheral joints (hands, feet) other things could be causing the back pain, and should be investigat... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Heating: Increases the movement in molecules, long time slow cooking will change texture and strength of the protein, but not its nutritional value. Burning fo... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Low: Blood pressure compared to what? If very ole, and you don't get enough to brain, you will pass out. Fatigue may be a sign of something else, like thy... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
4 : weeks a bit concerning for your age, perhaps time to get MRI to exclude more serious causes. Heating pad could irritate skin, if not, again a sign of ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Don't : measure your temp anymore, hydrate and rest, should come around soon.
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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Helps: if we know your age. Ligaments sometimes unstable, strength quad exercise may help, otherwise meniscus issues should be evaluated.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Tension: Likely muscle spasm = tension headaches.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Barrel: Think of d like a barrel that carries calcium to your bones. Long winters lack of sunlight contributes to deficiency.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Neurologist: Make sure evaluated for aneurysms, may also need mri.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
None: If you have a balance diet and no absorption issues, vitamins are not needed. Expensive vitamins not much different from cheap ones .In general vitami... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Several: Among others, thalassemia, sickle cell anemia, b-12 or Folic Acid deficiency, blood loss or iron deficiency. Also seen with anemia of chronic disease ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
IgG: Means you had the infection some time ago, that will remain +. Igm suggest acute infection. Lets hope all goes well, good luck.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
The: Dangers on nsaida are gastric ulcer and renal insufficiency, the later not a issue because you are on dialysis. (not so with transplant) so you probab... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Daily if: You don't drink milk or by-products, or if deficient in diet.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
D: Is important for cell function in brain, heart and bone, yes, severe deficiency could mimic fibro or pmr.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Several: A combination of physical exam findings, plus labs like anemia, low whitw count, protein in urine, +ana, pos. Dsdna, sun-sensitivity.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Filter: The filtering units of the liver are compromised, cholesterol meds are metabolized by liver. Risk increases of having muscle damage as side effect.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Yes: If it reached a certain size and the specific type of cancer. X-ray will show calcification and bone mostly.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
No: Autoimmune= body vs body, aids= virus vs body. If anything, autoimmune would allow more aggressive course of aids.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Its: Possible you may have a sinus infection with middle ear effusion causing noises. Be check by you doctor for diagnosis and treatment.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
X ray: X ray may show hypertrophy of a-c joint. Mri will show if such arthritis has injured one of the 4 rotator ligaments. So any doctor that could prescrib... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Sciatica: Could have had herniated disc while delivering, unless it was caesarian.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Probably not: Likely false positive test. There must be at least 4 major criteria.
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Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Tagamet (cimetidine): Will lower your stomach acid production , won't do much for testosterone.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Age: At your age rest and relaxers should suffice.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
The: Body, like a swimming pool must have a correct balance of acid and alkaline to remain clear. Your body ph could be affected by vomiting, not to mentio... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Pituitary: Tumor if functional could affect control of many hormones, increasing size could affect vision. Other issues like and expanding tumor or infections ar... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
If: The pain is in the calf, must have ultrasound to r/o blood clot. If pain in groin, could be osteoarthritis, on the side of the hip, could be trochante... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Worse: Case scenario a tumor on your right ear. Be evaluated by neurologist asap.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
High: Protein and fiber, avoid high glycemic carbs. Snack raw carrots, celery.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Could: Be an infected lymph node or an indirect hernia. If persists, have it checked.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Strain: Maybe vocal cord strain, should improve.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
One: Kilocalorie is the energy required to increase 1 kg of water temperature by on degree c at one atmosphere of pressure. Certain foods (fat, protein ca... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
2 things: Could explain your symptoms, slight irritation of you balance mechanism (semi-circular canals inside ear) or an effusion behind your tympanic membrane... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Stress: Perceived by the brain can affect many bodily functions, including hormonal variations that play role in menstrual cycle, also affects immune system, ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 31 years experience
Too: Much synthroid (thyroxine) could accelerate your heart rate and increase bp. If you have loss some weight over the past years, your BP could lower. As... Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ponce School of Medicine PR
Graduated 1992MD

Medical/Graduate school

Ponce School of Medicine, PR
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL
Completed 1996

Awards

patient Chioce Awards 2010,2012
Top Doctor, Third Place, New York - Spring
2014
Top General Internist, First Place, New York - Spring
2014
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