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Dr. Ethan Levine

Psychiatry - Geriatric
NC
43 years experience male

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Director of Psychology for Onsite Care NC Organizational Consultant Clinical Supervisor

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Psychiatry - Geriatric

Geriatric Psychiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

24 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Consider simple anew: Before going into significant diagnostics it may be wroth considering something as simple as changing your pillow. Stress on the neck can cause tensio... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Absolutely: If you eat spicy food or other things that upset your stomach it can change what anyhow you dream. With night sweats please talk to your MD because th... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Rule out restless lg: It may be worth evaluating for restless leg syndrome. Drinking tonic water before bed can help ease the symptoms. It may be worth a try.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Possibility: While anxiety can change BP I wonder if you are taking a new medication. that can influence bp, as well as weight differences. talk to your MD to work... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Behavior change: It is normal to care about what people think of ourselves. what social anxiety is when this gets to the point of paralyzing us. you could work with a ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Definitely: In my clinical experience anti-depressants can both make patients feel better and can potentially help increase the degree of focus.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Ignore: It is important to work hard to stay in the moment. Their truth is the truth in the moment.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Memory, judgement: the key areas of change that are typically seen are related to memory, judgement and the ability to complete tasks. each situation is different howeve... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Definitely not: I don't know all the details of your situation but what you mention suggests a significant problem that can lead to a lifetime of difficulties. I stro... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Expect Challenges: You will feel challenged at times, but know that you have made it this far you can overcome any and all temptations.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
It is a process: Sometimes it is important to take a step back. In all likelihood in the hospital, depending on the length of stay, you would be evaluated for medicati... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Caring: While she certainly should talk to her primary MD about her medications it is also important to create a mood and pick a time that would most enhance ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Choices to consider: People can get medications at that age but it is important to understand the cause and the possibilities for how you might manage the anxiety as well ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Ear Issue?: While this is not my primary area of expertise in my professional life I have spent years working with people who have ear related issues. What you ar... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Many choices: I think it is a combination of the two. sometimes you need medicine to take the edge off while you learn new ways of thinking about things and new beh... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Soothing and Comfort: Probably your daughter has begun to associate bedtime with some level of anxiety. The urge to pee can be indicative of some sense of insecurity. It ma... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Hypnosis or journals: i have had good luck with recommending the use of a sleep journal to help people remember dreams which often unlock repressed memories
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Turn off : it is important to find a way to wind down without electronic stimulation which has been shown to stimulate brain activity and cause poor sleep
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Definitely: It is natural to always be aware you had the attack and fear another. Sometimes writing down what you are worried about and putting them in a book or ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
It certainly can: While the experience is common it is important to identify some constants that are positives in your life to keep you aligned and alive.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Choices to consider: Sometimes people can't sleep because they are over stimulated. Stop watching tv, using the computer in the hour before bed. Take a warm bath, get a ma... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Times have changed: It used to be that individuals were isolated and put into "asylums" but more frequently now as we have gotten much more sophisticated with medicines w... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
It depends: every situation is individual and when you are talking about anorexia you have to combine medical care with behavioral psychology. some can be done ou... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
Psychiatry - Geriatric 43 years experience
Create structure: The essence of borderline personality disorder is creating chaos out of life. By adding increased levels of structure you can manage most life situati... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Levine is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Levine is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you fir your fast resoonse avid we will definitely try that
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Thanks for your quick reply! Im very thankful for your fast reply but i was looking for specifics
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks this will help decide if I want to countiue or not
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