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Dr. Peter Than

Surgery
CA
11 years experience male

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Specialties
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Surgery

General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
Depends on your need: Depends on what you need. If you don't already have a primary care physician, it's probably best to find a family doctor. They'd get to know you over ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
Stomach inflammation: Gastritis is inflammation of the stomach. It can be caused by acid overproduction, infection, and in rare cases malignancy. It can usually be treated ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
Family doc : It's probably best to see your family doctor. They can take a look and make some recommendations. In the mean time you can use Motrin and Tylenol (ace... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
No: It's best to have this evaluated and treated by a health care provider.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
See below: Oncologists specialize in medical therapy for cancer, managing chemotherapy and often coordinating care of patients requiring multiple specialists. Ne... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
Probably not : It's likely that you won't need a colostomy. It depends, however, on which parts of your colon are involved. Usually the disease is most significant i... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Than
Surgery 11 years experience
Yes: Otolaryngologists specialize in surgery of the head and neck.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Than is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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