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Dr. Brendan Rice

Family Medicine
KS
18 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.

Family Medicine

Emergency Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

93 Answers
59 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Brendan Rice
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Possibly: In theory, since the femur is thick and strong, it can withstand more force than smaller, "weaker" bones; however, there's really no way to predict if a certain fall would have resulted in a broken bone since there are many other factors to consider.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brendan Rice
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Doubtful: I want to congratulate you on the really important step of realizing you have a problem and doing something about it to get better. Chances are they will take a thorough history and set you up for counseling and maybe medication. If you are significantly underweight, you might need time in a hospital to gain nutrition; I've never heard of someone being institutionalized as first line treatment.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brendan Rice
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Definitions: Ovulation is when an egg is released by the ovaries, which usually happens in women each month. Fertilization is when that released egg meets sperm from a male, causing a series of events to occur which, barring any problems, typically results in a baby about nine months later.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rice is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rice is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thankyou we are waiting for a sleep study from worried mum
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for your quick answer and comforting advice!
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thanks for taking time out to answer . Thanks!!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Kansas School of Medicine, KS
Graduated 2003MD
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