Dr. Tanya Russo

Pediatrics
Columbia, SC
24 years experience female

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Specialties
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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: North Carolina, South Carolina

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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Nursing mom, cold: Most drugs are not studied in pregnant and nursing mothers. Some obstetricians will suggest phenylephrine and guiafenesin as safe while pregnant and n ... Read More
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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Tinea corporis: Tinea corporis (ringworm) is a fungal infection of the skin generally characterized (intially) by a red raised round patch, followed by central cleari ... Read More

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Sep 4, 2014
Dr. Tanya Russo combines a deep understanding of the practice/philosophies of medicine with the ability to communicate her knowledge in language that is easy to understand. Her answers are clear, tho...Read More
Mar 5, 2015
Dr. Tanya Russo always provides excellent, relevant medical advice to her challenging cases as a HealthTap Prime Doctor. She's caring & compassionate toward her patients, and is highly regarded by all...Read More
Nov 14, 2014
Dr. Russo not only displays excellent knowledge of childhood disorders but, also a much broader knowledge of medicine in general. Her manner is gentle but straight-forward. I would not hesitate to r...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! You gave me alot of helpful information & advice, although you were unable to give me a yes no answer I feel more at ease which is what I was seeking
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I was very concerned of pneumonia It took a long time w/ lots of therapies for me to get well when i had it in the past. I hope I never have it again
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This made me feel good. Thanks! thank you cuz my son and husband have a father-son trip this weekend and I wanted to make sure that they were in the clear before being around anyone

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, FL
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

Miami Children's Hospital
Completed 1999

Awards

Certified Medical Lab Director, 6/2014
Medical Director, Healthy Breathers Asthma Camp
Assistant Clinical Professor

Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatrics
Palmetto Health Richland, Assistant Clinical Professor
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