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Dr. Michael Roman

Internal Medicine
Norristown, PA
27 years experience male

Locations

Jeffersonvilleinternalmedicine

Norristown, PA

Address

1550 w main st, Norristown, PA, US
Directions

Fax

6106351716

Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Bio

Internal medicine trained Enjoy all sports. Still playing soccer for local club Coach my son in both soccer and lacrosse Enjoy spending outdoor time with my family

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Geriatrics

Sports Medicine

Licenses

United States: Pennsylvania

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

699 Answers
200 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Have : A doctor look at these. To make the correct diagnosis. Keep self examining as well.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
No: May be a bit drowsy. Wouldn't operate any heavy machines. Or drive. But should be out of system in a few hours
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Sounds: Like a viral illness. Probably a little dehydrated and when stood up from sitting blood pressure prob dropped and you passed out. The vomiting is c... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) ok for fever. And will not affect heart rate or blood pressure. If symptoms continue see your doctor.
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
If been on : For a long time I would gradually decrease. Dose.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Need : To find someone to really talk with. And open up to. The more you talk about it the better you will feel. You will get back to your self. Just ne... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Get in: To see a doctor. The feeling of almost passing out concerns me. All the symptoms could be related or separate. The full work up will help sort this... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
It will: Resolve on its own. Not much you can do but watch and wait. Looks bad. But really nothing to be alarmed about. Can be caused by a cough or sneeze.... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Pain in general: Could raise your bp. So see doctor about your tooth
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
With: Recurrent infections I would talk to your doctor get a full work up. Make sure nothing else complicating things.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Seek : Medical attention ASAP. Not sure what happened or what's going on. But need to make sure all is ok
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Many : Ways to help someone get off the opioids. I would talk to your doctor and get on a weaning program. Also there are non addicting meds to help with t... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
See your: Doctor and get full work up. It could be many different things from minor issues to more serious issues. So see your PCP for full eval
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Stress: Can definitely alter your normal cycle. You have a lot going on at present. So not a surprise for your body to respond to the stress
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
It would : Be best he does this with the help if medical professionals. It would be very dangerous to go. "Cold turkey". Drinking that amount if liqueur. The w... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Sounds : Like bronchitis and it pharyngitis. Call your doctor and get treated
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Always a chance: You could be pregnant. See your doctor for a blood test
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
No: Not uncommon with this medication. Talk to your doctor about changing your treatment options Your sex drive should return after you are off the med... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Wear : What is comfortable. Neither will make things larger or smaller
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Most : Supplements are safe. But can cause issues if not taken correctly. I don't believe your medications have any majors risks with supplements. But ta... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
With breathing : Issues. ? Shortness of breath. With walking. I'd make sure heart is not an issue first. If that is clear then you can work on the stomach issues... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Usually: No intervention needed unless symptomatic. If problems occur. Rest and elevate leg. If you continue to have issues see an orthopedic doctor for ev... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Could be : Several things. See your doctor for a full work up. And the proper treatment. Also to discuss different risk factors for different diseases
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Prob no relation: Angina occurs when heart muscle doesn't get enough blood flow. Most often during strenuous activity. If occurs during deep inspiration. I doubt p... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Very: Little difference. Go with what taste best to you. The overall difference in preparation gives very little benefits in nutrition. But oatmeal in ge... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Not sure: What med you are looking for. Maybe little more information may help me answer
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Numbers are good : But not perfect. Total cholesterol goal is below 200. HDL goal above 60. And LDL below 100. Your HDL. Is great. LDL. Descent. And total is ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: Well balanced diet and exercise. Watch calories. We can continue to time up. As we age it gets more difficult. But stick with it.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Would : Not do anything like this. Especially when pregnant. Always risk to do harm
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Studies : Show slight decrease in effectiveness of BCP on fluconazole. Doesn't look like it should be a problem. But be safe. During the time on meds. Use do... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
I like Tylenol (acetaminophen) : Alternate with Motrin for fever. Plain Robitussin (guaifenesin) for cold symptoms. And stay well hydrated. If symptoms worsen. See your doctor
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: Several meds can cause delays or change patterns of your cycle. Psych meds can cause delay. Obviously. Birth control can affect. Opiods and chemo... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Your: Knee should not hyperextend. See your doctor. Or orthopedic surgeon. Could be weak quad/hamstring muscles. Or it could be something more. See a sp... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Not: Always easy. Try the typical allergy medicine. Should help with allergies. I would still drink lots of water. And rest. Cold should get better co... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Any: Blood exposure increases risk. So during her cycle you are more at risk. But sex with HIV positive always has an increased risk
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
See : Your doctor for full work up. Make sure not something else. Thyroid disease etc. full out other causes and this will help with treatment
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Definitely: Will cause increase in acid production. So will get more reflux symptoms than you used to have. This is called a rebound effect after stopping the m... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Swelling?: If swollen. At end of day. Elevate legs above heart whenever you can during day. Also elevate while in bed the best you can. If swelling down in... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
See your : Doctor. Get the proper tests done. May not be an std. But find out what problem is. A test for an std. Would not show prostate issues.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
All ok: The body adjusts to work out accordingly. As you continue to work out the numbers may change. But the adjustment back to resting heart rate will co... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Not unusual: Main trauma prob occurred in this area. Just took little while for bruise to develop. Rest and take some antinflammatory medication. If symptoms co... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Take it: Slow. If too much pain ease back. Might help to have walking boot to help support. The foot
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
A change: In your cycle doesn't mean you are pregnant. Several things can cause a change in your cycle. If you are having unprotected sex there is always a c... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
See : Your doctor and have a blood test done to confirm whether you are or are not pregnant. The home tests are good but not as accurate as the blood test... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Could be: An esophageal motility problem. It may be a. Small pocket in the esophageous See your doctor for an eval. Probably should see a GI doctor for an e... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Probably not: Going to cause insulin dependence. But could throw your body into some major stress. Not good to use insulin unless you are an insulin dependent dia... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
The: New waters available vitamin water etc are safe to drink. Maybe not ice cold. Could upset your stomach. But not risky with pregnancy
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Sure can: Since you have an injury in both lower extremities your gait will be off The more you walk the more your body will respond. Even a slightly off gait... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
It: Could be from the clenching. Definitely can cause headache and the ringing in your ear. Talk to your doctor may need dentist or oral surgery eval
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Probably: Normal. I doubt anything unusual with this appearance. No pain or other symptoms. To put yourself at ease see your doctor for an eval

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Testimonials
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Aug 8, 2014
I like the concise patient friendly answers Dr. Roman gives on Healthtap. He is the type of doctor I would like to see if I was looking for an Internist in or around Norristown.
Aug 28, 2014
Dr. Roman is a true savant (font of wisdom). Brilliant and supportive, he is a trustworthy, valuable person, as well as a great doc.
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May 14, 2014
to those people who are looking for internal medicine doctors! I recommend Dr. Michael Roman. people like him who are willing to offer help even if its through internet. I'm pretty sure he will be wil...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much for answering. Its great to have an answer based in facts and not just some internet knucklehead. Thanks again!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks, this happened 3 days ago and while I'm in public I fear everyone that looks like him. Thanks doc for your quick response.
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Thank you for the encouragement. I am starting to feel so defeated. I cannot order the tests to figure out what is wrong on my own! I wouldn't know!:)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA
Graduated 1995MD

Residency

MSH

Awards

PCOM Doctor of Osteopathy 1995
Top General Internist, Third Place, Philadelphia Region - Summer
2014
Top General Internist, Second Place, Pennsylvania - Fall
2014

Affiliations

AOA
American College of Osteopathic Internists
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