Doctor Q&A for Dr. James Rochester

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Need Order From Doc: You will need an order from a health care provider to get a test. If you already had + test, then no need to retest. Some infected patients have had ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Should be ok: If your last drink of alcohol was 3hrs ago, should be fine to take.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
No: I would not take her out shopping. I would get a list of what she needs and buy it for her. She should limit contact with people as much as possible ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Not harmful: Question I would have is why do you want to do this? Are you trying to skip a period by not taking your week of "sugar" pills? What you suggest is not ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: The list of possible causes is very long. Indigestion, viral or bacterial stomach/bowel infection, food poisoning, inflammatory bowel issues, dietary ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Sinus vs ear infect: Based on what you are describing, sinus or middle ear infection most likely. Vast majority are caused by virus and symptom treatment with anti-inflam ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Sometimes after stopping Depo Provera women have prolonged bleeding. This usually needs to be managed with hormone medication for a short time to sto ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Not concerning: Both contain chlorhexadine which is an antiseptic we use quite frequently to clean skin prior to surgical procedures, even c sections. No risk to you ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: If child is healthy then little risk. If child has health issues, then there could be a concern. Hepatitis A as well as certain bacterial infections ... Read More
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