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Dr. Jerry Fioramonti

Family Medicine
Anthem, AZ
male

Locations

John C. Lincoln Health Network

Anthem, AZ

Address

3648 W. Anthem Way, Address 2, Anthem, AZ
Directions

Practice website

Fax

(555) 555-5555

About

Bio

I am Jerry Fioramonti MD. I was born and raised in Chicago Illinois. I moved to Scottsdale Arizona with my wife and children in 1982. I practiced Family Practice for 20 years. The past 11 years I have been woking full time in Urgent Care. I am married to a wonderful woman named Bonnie for the past 40 years. I have 3 children and 5 grandchildren ( all beautiful girls !). I love spending time with my wife and family who all live here in Scottsdale. I enjoy music and played trumpet professionally in my younger years I enjoy playing golf wtih my wife and enjoying the great outdoors in Arizona I feel priviledged to be in a profession where I am able to help other people with their healthcare.!

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Urgent Care

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

72 Answers
24 Agrees
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
TB test: Your TB skin test sounds like it might be positive. That does not mean you have active TB but suggests that you have been exposed to the bacteria. You... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sore throat: You can try to gargle with a 50/50 mixture of liquid Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and maalox. If not allergic, you can take ibuprofen. Drink plenty of f... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
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Urine/urethral prob: Your symptoms can be caused by a bladder infection, urethral infection, or a narrowing of the urethra. You need to see a doctor and be proprly diagnos... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Before that can be said, you would need to have a fertility work up, starting with a semen analysis or your partner.
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Cortisone for skin: As long as you do not have diabetes or a bacterial infection, a weeks course of cortisone will likely not produce any severe side effects. Watch for s... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: You should not alter the medication in your hp pac. H. Pylori is a difficult bacteria to eradicate and the proper doses were determined in clinical st... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Endocrinologist: Either an endocrinologist or internist would be able to further evaluate these symptoms and labs.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not to worry: A slight increased percentage of eosinophils on a CBC most often reflects on allergies. Still would be sure your doctor agrees when he returns
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Belly button: It will not usually fall off before it is ready. Just be sure to keep treating it with whatever your pediatrician suggested. See him if it is draining... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Very good: Your cholesterol and triglycerides are both in a healthy range. Your 5 hour GTT values are not normal. You spike too high at 317 and then have late hy... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Could be both: If your sinus symptoms are from infection, you may still have a smoldering sinus infection. However, your symptoms may now be due to rhinitis medicame... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Lacunar nfarction: Be sure your blood pressure is normal. One of the most common causes of lacunar infarcts is high blood pressure.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not likely: The uterus is a very protected environment for your baby. Having diarrhea for a short while is not at all likely to harm your baby. If it is severe o... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sore throat remedy: As long as the sore throat is not being caused by a strep infection, a good remedy is as follows: make a 50/50 mixture of liquid Benadryl (diphenhydr... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help the itching however, the itching may be coming from a reaction to the oxycodone or the zpak. You should check with... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
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Specializes in Family Medicine
Weeks: Swollen lymph nodes in the neck due to infection typically take 1-3 weeks to slowly return to normal size. If they do not, you need to follow up with ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: The sex of most babies can be determined by ultrasound somewhere around 17-19 weeks. You may want to wait another week or two to increase the odds tha... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
BV: Bacterial vaginosis may cause an abnormal pap test. Treat the BV successfully and then have a repeat pap test.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Many: Using sun screen has several benefits first, it can prevent sun burn which can be very painful more importantly, most forms of skin cancer are cause... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Having a period does not necessarily mean you have ovulated. It is possible to have what are called, "anovulatory cycles", where vaginal bleeding occu... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Probably: If your low resting hr is due to excellent physical fitness, your hr during activity would typically also be slower than someone who is not physically... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sinusitis : Ethmoid sinusitis is the second most common sinus to be infected. Maxillary sinusitis is the most common. It usually follows several days into a head... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: If there truly was no penetration and no deposition of semen in your vagina, you can't get pregnant. However, dont be misled regarding "pre cum". It c... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Interval ok: If you have waited 7 hours since taking 2.5 mg of Percocet you should be ok to take your Xanax (alprazolam) now. However, be very carefully when using... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: An acne breakout can't be "removed" but can be treated with topical or other medications to control it.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Dry skin: Vitamin e is beneficial to the skin. The best things you can do to limit the dry skin are the following: 1) take showers, not baths. Do not use reall... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: When your BUN is slightly elevated but your creatinine is normal, it usually means you a mildly dehydrated. Not taking in enough fluids is a primary c... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Start with Rice: Rice cereal is a better choice to start with because it is very easy to digest and less likey to cause GI upset or allergies.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Most likely: The lump is most likely due to the trauma of sucking and may be a hematoma (collection of blood from a broken blood vessel). I would recommend that y... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: It makes no difference what the age of your sexual partner is concerning the tone of your vaginal muscles.
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A female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Almost zero: The urine screen for marijuana is sensitive and you will likely fail your screen.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
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Mouth ulcer: Viruses are frequently the cause of recurring mouth ulcers. However, because you are a smoker, you should be checked by your doctor to be sure there i... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hives: Hives can be caused by many things if they become a recurrent or chronic problem, you should have a full evaluation by your doctor and a dermatologis... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
By end of therapy: Your discharge should stop by the time you finish your Doxycycline treatment. If not, go back to the doctor for a recheck.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Internal hemorrhoids can bleed frequently. However, it would be wise for you to see a gastroenterologist and see about having a colonoscopy to be sur... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: Which brand you buy is not as important as the spf (sun protective factor) of the product. If you have olive skin and do not burn easily, an spf of 1... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: That is a normal BP reading for someone your age and a normal pulse rate.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Low sugar/UTI: Your wife could have felt unwell from her uti. A low blood sugar reading is not indicative of diabetes. It can cause a person to feel weak, dizzy, fog... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Wrist sprain: You should have that pain evaluated by your doctor. There is a bone in the wrist called the navicular bone that can be fractured when you injure your ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not to worry: You should get ready to have your baby soon! increased movement of the fetus at 39+ weeks is not a sign of any kind of problem. You should be concerne... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Can be of concern: If you have enlarged lymph nodes in both axillary areas, you need to be evaluated by your doctor to determine if it is due to infection, inflammation,... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No bleeding: No bleeding during vaginal intercourse is considered normal. If that is a persistent problem, you need to see your gyn md for an examination to determ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Right clavicle: It is not unusual for people to have a slightly more prominent clavicle on one side, especially the side of your dominant hand. If there is no pain a... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: There are different kinds of lung cancer and some of them are not caused by smoking such as asbestos exposure. However, the vast majority of lung canc... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hearing loss: Hearing loss at your age is not normal and could be caused by a number of things, some of which are treatable. The first thing you need to do is see a... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not likely: A tickle in your neck or throat is not a symptom of a blood clot. It is much more likely to be coming from an allergy or post nasal drainage of mucous... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Must be evaluated: There is no way for you personally to know the cause of swollen lymph nodes in your neck. You should visit your doctor the great majority of the time... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Unlikely: At your age, the likelyhood of the 2 tests missing a blocked artery is very low. Under other circumstances, it is still possilbe for the tests not to ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Promotes good health: Dental cleanings remove plaque and tarter from teeth and gums which together with bacteria cause tooth and gum diseases
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: You can have a variation of ibs called ibs constipation predominate.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fioramonti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fioramonti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Ty!!! I did, he told me 'eat sugar when i feel low' rural docs here :(
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you so nuch, you've eased my mind. having a biopsy soon. Ty !
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Thanks for your quick reply! Don't wanna bother the doctor too late/early morning thank you

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
MD

Residency

Family Practice
Completed 1982

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