Dr. Philip Schwarzman

Emergency Medicine
Burbank, CA
46 years experience male

Locations

Office

Burbank, CA

Address

501 S.Buena Vista, Burbank, CA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 12am - 12am
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Blue Cross of California

CHAMPUS

Cigna

Medi-Cal

Medicare

About

Bio

I'm a graduate of the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine and completed my residency in Emergency Medicine at LA County /USC Medical Center. I have been practicing Emergency Medicine for 38 years in Burbank,California and was the Medical Director of the ER for 22 years. I am currently the President of Burbank Emergency Medical Group.

Specialties
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Emergency Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

Doctor Q&A

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96 Agrees
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: First of all, there is no muscle in or around the brain. massaging the head does nothing to your body other than give you pleasure if it feels good to ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Call Poison control: The number is: 800 222 1222. Most likely this is not harmful but if it is an alkaline battery, he will need evaluation.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Schwarzman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Schwarzman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Nov 26, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you but could you explain in one of my other q’s the nature of glutamate rebound excitotoxicity and if benzo withdrawal would cause this? I’m just scared that I da...Read More
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Thank you Dr. Schwarzman. I'm studying for Step 2 and I kept getting confused thinking that there are three types, like, heparin, unfractionated heparin and LMWH. Thank you for helping me! :-)
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This was very helpful. Thanks! They've done an MRI of my brain along with a CT and a LumbarPuncture, but they haven't done an EEG yet

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1974MD

Residency

LA County/USC Medical Center

Awards

American Board of Emergency Medicine-30 years of Certification

Affiliations

Fellow,American College of Emergency Medicine
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