Dr. Lawrence Shulman

Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
Lake Success, NY
23 years experience male

Locations

ProHEALTH Care Associates

Lake Success, NY

Address

2800 Marcus Avenue, Lake Success, NY
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(516) 608-2891

About

Specialties
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Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine

Pulmonology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Not at all: Sleeping late will not stunt growth - sometimes sleeping late is a sign of an adolescent actually growing.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
No: Sleeping doesn't affect height genetics affect height.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Get checked out: You can burn your cornea - if it is painful or if it continues, then you should see an eye doctor asap.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Chest xray: The best way to tell the difference is with a chest xray which would diagnosis pneumonia - without an abnormality on chest xray, it is most likely bro... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Bronchodilator: Albuterol is in a class of medications called beta-agonists - they work by making the bronchial tubes not spasm - conventionally they are called bronc... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Maybe see a dr: There are a lot of causes of night sweats and sleep disturbances - everything from medication to hormal changes to infection to sleep apnea to endocri... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Yes: There is a disease state called aspiration pneumonitis which is more of a lung reaction to aspiration rather than pneumonia caused by a bacteria or vi... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Hygiene: Since you can't live in a bubble, keep away form people who you know have the flu, wash your hands, cover your cough and sneeze and get the flu shot !
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Depends: They are different medications - Dulera (formoterol and mometasone) is a combination of an inhaled steroid and a long acting bronchodilator while albu... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Sorry to hear: A really bad cold doesn't help at all - sometime anti-histamines such as benedryl work really nicely at night - nyquil is the same thing essentially -... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
The flu: Influenza, or 'the flu' is spread from person to person.... It is just a virus that can easily be transmitted from contact with other people who are i... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Flu symptoms: The flu is most commonly manifest as fever, chills, body aches, sweats, malaise and just feeling terrible.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Yes: Albuterol or ventolin (same thing) are rescue inhalers / treatments -.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Yes: Stomach and GI pains can easily be 'referred' to different parts of the chest - the abdomen is 'wired' with more neurons than the brain and can defini... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Difficult to tell: Muscular chest pain is most likely changed with positioning or movement - usually there is an inciting event (lifting something heavy) - chest pain th... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Yes: Your body likes a routine - regular times to be and regular time to wake up - any change in that pattern - even if it is more sleep, can make you feel... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Probably not: A heart attack without major risk factors at 19 is rare - low potassium is not necessarily normal - make sure that any of your medications couldn't b... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
The same: Many studies have been done comparing the two - almost all have shown equal efficacy but only when using a spacer for the inhaler - for people with ba... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Probably ok: You can use an albuterol inhaler after coffee - it may make you a little bit more shaky and can cause palpitations - but usually is safe.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Anxiety: It could be anxiety - i think you asked a question earlier that may have been anxiety related.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Usual dose: Albuterol is usually used at 0.083%.
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
People are different: People with different types of bronchiectasis have different symptoms - some with bad radiographic bronchiectasis have few symptoms while others have ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Yes: Most cough syrups are same with Flagyl - make sure it is ok with your other medications as well.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
It wears off: When alcohol leaves your system is when most people start to feel poorly - so after you sleep and stop drinking is when then symptoms start to worsen.
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Go to the ER: That is not normal he needs to be seen in the emergency room immediately.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
Some: Albuterol is the generic name for both the nebulizer solution (albuterol) and a variety of different inhalers - proventil, proair, Maxair (not sure th... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 23 years experience
It could: Zoloft (sertraline) is known for suppressing rem sleep which could change sleep patterns try moving it to the morning if you are taking it at night..... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Shulman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Shulman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
This saved my life. Thank You! Thank you. I am sitting in ER with him. They are trying to stabilize.
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I'm transitioning and taking testosterone. I'm just scared its fatal
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Very quick and complete reeponse. Thank you :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

New York Institute of Technology New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

NORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Completed 2003
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