Dr. Naina Rastalsky

Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Boston, MA
female

Locations

Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, MA

Address

55 Fruit Street, Yawkey 2C, Boston, MA
Directions

Fax

6176431274

About

Specialties
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Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

Rheumatology

Licenses

United States: Massachusetts

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

8 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Refer rheumatology: Fatigue and dry mouth could be seen in Sjogren's syndrome, either by itself or along with other autoimmune diseases. Some over the counter medications... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Refer rheumatology: Pain in joints with redness together with high sed rate and anemia at this age could be an inflammatory arthritis. Can be transient, especially if les... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Carpal tunnel?: Early carpal tunnel syndrome can present with night time numbness, usually in the hands but it can also involve the arms. Depending on your position w... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Have him checked.: Could be rotator cuff injury or tendinopathy or problem in the joint itself. If his movement is limited and it has been going on for a month, would be... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Consider EKG: Assuming that you mean palpitations, it could represent an irregular heart beat. Some types of irregular heart beat are harmless but other types, such... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Aphthous ulcer?: If it is like a small crater with a white center and painful in the soft palate, it could be an aphthous ulcer, If it's actually on the tonsils, it co... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Safe for short time: It depends on the duration of treatment. If you use it for a relatively short time, less than 3 weeks, long term side effects are minimal.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Naina Rastalsky
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Have it checked out.: Have it checked out. Neck pain with alcohol consumption raises one potential concern which would be a certain type of lymphoma (usually one that respo... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rastalsky is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rastalsky is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Yes, he's about to get checked. Thank you so much! Oh my goodness!
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Thanks for your quick reply! thanks doc. Very much :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Residency

Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Jacobi Medical Center
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