Dr. Emil Mondoa

Pediatrics
Camden, NJ
42 years experience male

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Pediatrics

Urgent Care

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

60 Answers
20 Agrees
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Lactose intolerance: Yoghurt and cheese are dairy products in which the lactose has been fermented by microorganisms, making them relatively lactose free. Ordinary milk sh... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Possibly: If it does not recur, it is probably OK. In such as case one must look out for swelling, pain, redness and fever or any kind of painless mass, which s... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Call Immediately: They may still be able to help you. Your obstetrician may be able to help or might refer you to a perinatologist.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Evaluation: I would get her seen as soon as possible. The only way to be certain it is not serious, is to get her evaluated. Diarrhea will result in dehydration ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes: Vitamin C helps keep the iron in a state in which it is absorbed better. There are foods that slow or reduce iron uptake eg phytates contained in grai... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Contaminated tool: If you are up to date with your tetanus shots, you should be protected. Up-to-date means you got a shot less than 10 years ago. If you do not have a r... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Lucky you: Your kids love salad.! Explore other ways to make sure they get adequate protein, but this is a good base.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Painful and itchy: There could be so many reasons for that. It hard to make a determination without taking a look.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Possible: Suture is the name given to the thread used to stitch wounds. Some sutures are absorbed by the body. The are other kinds of sutures that are non absor... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Unlikely: It is unlikely that the chest pain you describe is owing to pulmonary tuberculosis. Get a mantoux (skin test) for tuberculosis. If it is negative, yo... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes, it could be. : If you lose more blood during the period than your bone marrow creates between the period, you eventually become anemic. Yes, you should see a gynecol... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Neither: Practicing martial arts should not make one shorter or taller. The most significant factor is genetic: the height of one's parents and ancestors. The... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Get help: Take him to docs office, urgent care or emergency dept whichever easiest. Meanwhile sponge him down with tepid water face towel and a dose of Tylenol ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Old Cut: We prefer not to stitch old wounds because of swelling and the possibility of infection is high, but he still needs to seek help, perhaps in urgent c... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Oxybutynin 5ml=5mg: That is a single dose for a child 5 years old or older. It would probably be OK, but still one would recommend calling the child's doctor and the pois... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Ignore: Baby gets all its water needs from formula or breastmilk. Never dilute feeds or give drinking water.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Pregnancy Test: I suggest you take a pregnancy test to remove all doubt.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Eyebrow swollen : When tissues are hurt, by trauma, infection or other causes, they swell, redden and pain. That is the body's natural first defense to being injured a... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Never: First off I advice people to never use Nair or other depilatory products on the sensitive pubic area. Now that one has the burn, it is best to protect... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Reflux?: Do you eat late suppers, eat a lot of fatty meals? Are you tasting acid or bile at the back of your throat? Are you drinking more than a little alcoho... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Tetanus Concern: The aim of the tetanus shot is to give you protection by creating antibodies within your blood to neutralize tetanus toxins. You probably got a whole ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Very Remote: But possible. All measures have a certain failure rate. Two birth control measures together make it even more remote, but to remove all doubt, go ahea... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Not likely: More likely one is rocking on the part of the pelvis called the ischial tuberosity or sits bone. But if there is pain, tingling or any kind of alarmin... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Swollen testicles: Swollen scrotum could be from hernia, hydrocele, tumor, infection, lymphatic blockage, torsion (twisting of testes blood supply) etc. Some of these ca... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes: If you can pump your breasts or hand express between, it would be nice. But, it is still ok to breast feed after the 8-9 hr break. The milk did not sp... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
More needed: I would need more detail, ask some questions and even examine you before giving any kind of intelligent answer
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Tetanus Shot: A series of shots are given during childhood, but thereafter a booster shot is needed every 10 years, but as a practical matter, when I see people in ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
If it is cold sore: If it is a cold sore: 1) Dr may prescribe Acyclovir cream or liquid or other antiviral 2) Lemon Balm salve is an over the counter preparation that ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Chronic Cough: Cough that has been going on that long is called chronic cough and ought to be looked at. Your doctor might ask questions about coughing blood, night ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Ignore: Itching around the anus and perineum is the most common symptom of pin worm infestation.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Also: You may also want to consider being evaluated for migraines. Migraines can mimic sinusitis. Symptoms like aggravation by light and noise are a tip of... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Costochondritis: In most cases, we cannot track the initiating event, but it could be from excessive coughing, lifting heavy weights, strenous exercise, bad posture du... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Swollen nodes: Medically, there is a distinction between "lymph nodes"and "nodule." Where are these swellings or growths? What are those measurements? mm? cm? Ins? D... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes, safe: From the perspective of blood types, wife, husband and kids should be safe. On the other hand, if the wife were O- and the husband were B+, measures ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
How Many Caesarian?: With every CS birth, the chance of uterine rupture and other serious complications increases. Also, the surgery becomes more difficult and risk increa... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Pregnancy Test and..: If one is a sexually active female person of childbearing age a pregnancy test is always a good place to start if there are any doubts about being pre... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes: It is OK to do both the same day.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Thyronorm: Thyronorm is the Indian brand name for the thyroid hormone replacement tablet known in US as Synthroid (thyroxine). First thing, 125mg is an excessive... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Challenge: It is challenging to determine the issue on a forum like this. You should make an appointment to see a practitioner who will take your complete histor... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes: It is called Osteogenesis imperfecta and is a genetic disorder. The severity depends on which genes are involved and how many and if they are inherit... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
I would: Tetanus shot needs a booster every 10 years. Now is close enough to get a booster.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Nodules and growths: It is a good thing to keep an eye on nodules and growths because sometimes they could be cancer, often they are benign. Sometimes benign growths can t... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
No: Unless there is something else going on.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Yes: If you are feeling rested and clear headed in the morning, have no sleep apnea or sleep walking, I wouldn't change anything.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Not critical: It is not critical that he gets milk as long as he is eating a healthy, balanced, nutritious solid food diet, so no need to force him.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Rubella IgM: IgM means recent infection and chances of transmission vertically to fetus are rather high. Universal vaccination was started because it is very diffi... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Good Match: Genotype AC is called Hemoglobin C trait. People who have it inherit normal hemoglobin called hemoglobin A from one parent and an abnormal hemoglobin ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Urine culture: Urine culture was not mentioned, but it is a good thing to get to establish that one is getting the right antibiotic for the right bug.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Asthma Control: Sometimes to get adequate control over asthma, an inhaled steroid in addition to Ventolin and Singulair (montelukast) are required.
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Get it checked: It is impossible to render an intelligent opinion without actually seeing the mass and feeling it. I suggest getting it checked out soonest. Is it ca... Read More
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Jun 18, 2014
Very accurate and timely responses.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mondoa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mondoa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks, just curious because I've had it twice in a couple months now
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I just used an ice pack and it's going down already thanks a lot
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I find 9 hours-plus results in almost no headaches.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Ibadan College of Medicine, Nigeria
Graduated 1981MD

Residency

CHRISTIANA CARE HEALTH SERVICES, INC.
Completed 1991

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Camden Region - Summer
2014
Top Pediatrician, First Place, Camden Region - Summer
2014
Thought Leader Doctor, Second Place, Camden Region - Summer
2014

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