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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan

General Practice
Huntingdon Valley, PA
52 years experience male

Locations

Vahe Yetimyan, MD

Huntingdon Valley, PA

Address

1680 Huntingdon Pike , Apt. # 227, Huntingdon Valley, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Medicare

About

Bio

Feel good , save time and money at Healthtap. I am a General Practice Physician and the medical conditions that i treat are as following (Continuation from the above) : Sinus Infection, Stye, Sunburn, Swimmer's Ear, Tinea Versicolor, Trichomoniasis, Yeast Infection,

Specialties
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General Practice

Licenses

United States: California, Pennsylvania

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2.5K Answers
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Antibiotic: Needs to be treated with antibiotics. Warm mist, saline spray and decongestants all help drainage . You should have it checked out.
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A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Spotting cervix.: Infection, hormonal problems, trauma to cervix or cancer of the cervix can do this. Please see a Gyn specialist.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Do not worry about: skipped beats. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also found with abnormal hearts. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Lipoma?: It sounds like benign, See your doctor for an examination.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Delayed period: is most probably what you have and the light spotting appears to be your period. Pregnancy tests are usually pretty accurate you can repeat it if you ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
It sounds like an: anovulatory cycle more than a pregnancy to me. Take a pregnanyc test.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Yes.: These are frequently used together.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Yes you can.: The Depo-Provera shot is only guaranteed to block pregnancy until its next due date. After that you have a chance of getting pregnant. The chance is n... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Infected tooth: or an abcessed tooth. Take otc nsaid and also apply otc oragel to the gum after gargling with and antiseptic oral solution. In the mean time call your... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Yes, it is.: Dosage is correct. High dose amox is 90 mg/kg/day.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Take a pregnancy: test to see if you are pregnant . If negative then tension headache and depression may be an issue here and requires an evaluation by your doctor.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
You need an: x-ray to be decided . Some kind of metatarsal fracture can take up to 8 weeks to heal.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Sounds like: viral bronchitis. You may need a chest x-ray for the evaluation of this cough and medication for cough. Cough variant asthma, post nasal drip and pneu... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Take another one a: week later. If negative you had an anovulatory cycle or your period is delayed.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Ulcer site: Sucralfate is used to treat and prevent duodenal ulcers. Sucralfate works by forming a coating over the ulcer. This protects the ulcer from the acid ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Not normal: A piece of glass could be inside of your foot that you can not see. Go to an ER to have the x-ray of the foot taken to locate the foreign body and to ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Bone-muscle pain: It sounds like bone-muscle pain of your chest such as costochondritis. There is also a small possibility that the lung's outer layer is inflamed so ca... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Did you have an: endoscopy to see if there is a digestive system pathology? After that if it is negative see an orthopedic surgeon, again turns out no pathology found ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
2 days: Manufacturers of metronidazole advise that you should avoid drinking alcohol while taking the antibiotic and for 48 hours after finishing the course.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
It depends: If not much time passed and the semen on the condom is still wet , if your partner is as close as 5 days to ovulation.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Musculo-skletal pain: It sounds like musculo-skletal pain . Try cough medication with cough supressant in it.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Not safe: Prospan is made from dried ivy leaves, since ivy contains small amounts of emetine, it is not recommended during pregnancy, as this specific alkaloid ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
No cure: You live with it although some antidepressant and anti-anxiety medications can suppress it.
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A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
It depends.: If your periods are regular that means ovulation will take place 14 days before the first day of your period and since precum (has live sperms in it) ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Itchy ears.: You can try over-the-counter antihistaminic the one kind which does not make you drowsy. The pharmacist can help you with that.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Hypertension and : Hypercholesterolemia. You need them to keep in desirable level to prevent heart disease.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
May need: further evaluation with mri or ct scan. If negative then further treatment with physical therapy is probably going to be next step.
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A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Another culture: The patogen may be not sensitive to the antibiotic , may need another culture from infection site.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Spotting: Hormonal changes and an infection including STD can do this. If this is one time event and does not recur then it is probably has hormonal cause and i... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Clearing takes time.: Some patients need to try a few treatments before they find one that works. Lasers may work when moisturizer and medicine fail.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Side effect ?: One of the side effect of this drug is numbness or tingling where the medicine was applied. Please contact to your prescriber to make sure if this is... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
It should not: The spotting after you had your period can suggest some issues going on such as hormonal problems, infection, polyps , fibroids . It needs to be evalu... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Anovulatory cycle: You probably missed your period because you did not ovulate. Your symptoms of nausea , breast pain , spotting and mild belly pain are probably due to ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Could be normal or : there is something wrong. You do not want to irritate you diaphragm. Many conditions can cause this irritation and result in hiccups, including eating... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
OK: You can check male doctor box on the registration form at the time of the first visit or request one verbally.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Probably not: Since you have been taking bc pill regularly you do not need to take plan b. To much hormones around probably causing side effects , doubt if you are ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Raynaud’s phenomenon: Cold narrows blood vessels and makes you feel that way.
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A member asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Knee effusion: The inner knee lining sometimes produce excess amount of fluid makes knee swollen and painful. You can relieve pain and swelling and promote healing a... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
See details: Hormonal fluctuations and menstrual cycle are the most common cause of cyst rupture. Sexual intercourse sometimes, larger cysts can burst.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Neurological system?: A serious medical condition may be causing it such as Spinal muscular atrophy , ALS. Make an appointment with a neurologist doctor if your twitching b... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Biopsy : Biopsy is probably needed for the mole. Lumps need to be examined. So, you need to see doctors in person.
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A female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
COPD and GERD: You need to set of medications one is for the reexacerbation of COPD and the other one is for the GERD. So, for the COPD you can use antibiotic , bro... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Persistent PTH: Post-traumatic headache (PTH) usually resolves within three months, however, in 18-65% of cases, it may last longer and is then referred to as persis... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Coulc be herpes: Genital herpes outbreaks can differ in severity. While some people encounter multiple painful blisters, some only have one single sore. It is not unco... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Thrombosed: External Hemorrhoid ? Please see your doctor for exam. Surgical excision of the thrombosed external hemorrhoid often precipitates resolution if it is... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Increase viral load: You increase the exposure of virus to yourself with longer flight which means larger accumulation of the virus in your upper respiratory tract compar... Read More
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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Mask and hand wash: To wear a face mask all the time and wash hands after a social contact in every opportunity and avoid crowds. Self quarantine yourself if you develop ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
No relation: If you expose yourself somehow to a heavy load of Sars-coV-2 viruses you get Covid19 , it does not matter how rarely you get sick.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Viral pharyngitis: Virus can cause sore throat and swelling of the lymphnodes in the neck.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Yes:: Not wheezing but difficulty of breathing is a symptom of the corona virus infection but it is not the common one. It can be seen sometimes. The common... Read More
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Sep 14, 2014
Very quick to help, very clear and helped me get the help I needed Wish he was my gp
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Yetimyan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yetimyan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks doc! I noticed a temporary relief after taking ibuprofen & Tamsulosin. Another Dr suggested Tamsulosin a muscle relaxant to help pass kidney stones for bladder sp...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Used Relaxation Response by Dr. Benson, cardiologist, of Harvard Med School and Mass General Mind/Body Institute. Even with this it did not work. Even have custom made h...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Ah, I think I get a lot of mucus too but I didn't think that was common for other asthmatics. I had been misdiagnosed with CF as a baby. Thanks for helping me understand...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
Graduated 1970MD

Residency

DELAWARE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Completed 1980

Awards

Top General Practitioner, First Place, Pennsylvania - Summer
2014
Top General Practitioner, Third Place, National - Fall
2014
Thought Leader, Third Place, Philadelphia Region - Spring
2015
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