Dr. Linda Everett

Internal Medicine
Kennett Square , PA
24 years experience female

Locations

Everett Medical

Kennett Square , PA

Address

873 E. Baltimore Pike, 1001, Kennett Square , PA
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 11am - 7:00pm
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Fax

8446328446

About

Bio

Dr. Linda G. Everett is dedicated to helping her patients achieve their optimum level of health and vitality by offering comprehensive preventive care and life enhancement services. She believes in combining traditional healthy lifestyle principles with medically sound ancillary tools to assist her patients in looking and feeling their very best. Dr. Everett has helped thousands of patients lose weight and reduce or eliminate their reliance on prescription medications. Dr. Everett received a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, and a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Widener University in Chester, PA. She earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, DE.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

Anti-Aging Medicine

Bariatrics

Preventive Medicine

Licenses

United States: Delaware, Pennsylvania

Doctor Q&A

165 Answers
86 Agrees
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Too many calories: Minimal weight loss despite exercise and eating a healthy diet is most likely due to consuming beyond the calorie limit required for your body to burn... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Raspberry Keytones: Animal studies have shown an increase in lipolysis, or fat breakdown, with the use of raspberry keytone supplementation. Anecdotal studies in humans ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Don't: Don't smoke. It ages your skin by at least 10 years.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Black stool: Black stools can be caused by iron supplements found in prenatal vitamins or certain antacid medications like bismuth (pepto bismol). Bleeding from th... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Should be ok: There is no known interaction between raspberry ketones and Sertraline. Diet and exercise is the key to healthy weight loss!
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Rectal bleeding: Rectal bleeding associated with large hard stools is usually due to hemorrhoids or sometimes anal fissures. Have your physician do a rectal exam to ge... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Similar drugs: Pepcid and Zantac (ranitidine) are similar drugs because they are both histamine blockers. It's doubtful that Zantac (ranitidine) will give you signif... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Take as directed: As long as you take the probiotics as directed, they should not cause harm and they may help your diarrhea. Cranberry juice may help to prevent UTIs b... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Could be better: The A1c goal for diabetics is below 7, or as low as possible while avoiding hypoglycemia. If not already done, stick to a low glycemic diet, exercise ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Likely OK: For non high risk pregnancies it is safe to travel in the first and second trimesters. Have your first prenatal exam before traveling.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Doubt it: It's much more likely that your missed period is due to pregnancy than diet supplements. Discontinue the supplements and check a pregnancy test. Good ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Don't take NSAID medications like aspirin, ibuprofen, or naproxen. They can cause internal bleeding.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Try regular strength training and intense cardio to naturally improve testosterone levels.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: A sedentary lifestyle worsens constipation so get moving!
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Coenzyme q10 supplementation can counteract the muscle pain side effect.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Some forms of urethritis are sexually transmitted and the sexual partners should be notified.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Allergic: Allergic to traditional sunscreen? Zinc oxide is a safe alternative.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Moderate: Moderate intensity cardiovascular exercise 4-6 days a week can be effective in managing depression.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Many ulcers are caused by a bacterial infection called H. Pylori. Everyone with PUD should be tested.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Not by itself: Phentermine is very effective for weight loss for short term use when used in conjunction with diet and exercise. Appetite returns once the medication... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Ask for information about caregiver support groups in your area.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Even though the pain is in the elbow, the problem is in the wrist. Splint the wrist to recover.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Ask about home testing options to monitor anticoagulation levels.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Pelvic inflammatory disease can result in infertility if not treated promptly.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Sit: Sit down at a table for every meal and snack. This will help you avoid mindless eating.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Gargle with warm salt to decrease throat inflammation and reduce symptoms.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Non melanoma skin cancer is the most common type of cancer.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
For: For obese people, weight loss is more effective than surgery for curing obstructive sleep apnea.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Don't do it: Phentermine and Ritalin (methylphenidate) are both stimulant drugs and should not be taken together. This can cause dangerous elevation in heart rate ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ask: Ask for a home sleep study, a convenient alternative to going to the sleep lab.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Call your doctor right away if you develop a fever, it could mean severe infection.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Don't massage the affected leg because it could dislodge the clot and travel to the lungs.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Skin irritation: Both retinA and hydroquinone can be very irritating to the skin. RetinA also makes your skin sensitive to the sun. If you stop using these creams the ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Could be your heart: Go to the ER. Its possible that you have a blockage in the arteries around your heart which can lead to a heart attack. There may be less dangerous ca... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Post menopausal women can experience hot flashes well into their 80s. Yikes!
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Appetite suppressant: Phentermine is in the amphetamine class of drugs and is used to suppress the appetite. It works in the bran to decrease hunger and it may also increas... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
If: If eating out, call the restaurant ahead of time to ensure that they have gluten-free options.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
In moderation : 1-2 cups of black coffee is fine during dieting. Sugar and milk or creamer should be avoided because the add calories.. Aspartame (Nutrasweet) should... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Dizziness: Abrupt weight loss may result in dehydration due to acute water losses. This can cause dehydration which will cause dizziness manifesting as loss of b... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Chest pain: Chest pain and shortness of breath can be caused by a heart attack or blockage of the arteries around the heart. It could also indicate blood clots i... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
No cure: The appearance of cellulite may decrease with weight loss, but it will not disappear completely. There is no cure for cellulite and even "skinny" peop... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Prenatal Care: It is not common practice to screen patients for brain aneurysms unless there are significant symptoms like severe headaches and visual disturbance, o... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Appetite suppressant: Phentermine is in the amphetamine class of drugs and is used to suppress the appetite. It works in the bran to decrease hunger and it may also increas... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Appetite suppressant: Phendimetrazine is in the amphetamine class of drugs and is used to suppress the appetite. It works in the bran to decrease hunger and it may also inc... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
See a surgeon: You should see a surgeon to get evaluated for a hernia. Those do not always show up on ultrasounds and require a careful physical examination.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Iron: Iron supplements can make stools turn black, mimicking blood in stools.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Make: Make sure most of your protein sources are also low in fat to ensure maximum health benefits.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ignore: Shingles blisters on the tip of the nose may signal eye involvement. See your doctor immediately.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
People: People with Lupus are at very high risk for coronary artery disease and heart attack.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Needs re evaluation: Back pain, fever and nausea in the presence of UTI may indicate something more serious like kidney infection and/or kidney stone. Lack of improvement ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Everett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Everett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, PA
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

CHRISTIANA CARE HEALTH SERVICES, INC.

Residency

CHRISTIANA CARE HEALTH SERVICES, INC.
Completed 2002

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Lancaster Region - Summer
2014
Top General Internist, First Place, Pennsylvania - Summer
2014
Most Influential Doctor, First Place, Lancaster Region - Summer
2014

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
American Society of Bariatic Physicians
Cenegenics Medical Institute
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