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Dr. Linda Everett

Internal Medicine
Kennett Square , PA
23 years experience female

Locations

Everett Medical

Kennett Square , PA

Address

873 E. Baltimore Pike, 1001, Kennett Square , PA
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My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 1:00pm
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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
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Dependant : You have become physically and mentally dependant on these drugs to sleep, and will eventually need higher and higher doses to get the same effect. 2... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Many complications. : Check your blood sugar when you are having these episodes, it may be dipping too low. Also get a cardiac evaluation including an EKG and echocardiogra... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
See your doctor: You could have a benign cyst or something more serious. The best thing to do is to have a urologist examine the lump and follow up with an ultrasound.... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Probably safe: There isn't enough evidence regarding the long term effects of skipping the week off from birth control hormones. Most doctors agree that it is probab... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Wait one cycle: It's best to wait until you get your next menstural period before having unprotected sex when first starting oral contraceptives.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Hypothyroid: Low thyroid is also known as hypothyroidism. The best treatment is to take daily thyroid replacement medication.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Yes: Coagulation, or clotting studies, such as protime and prothrombin time can be determined by a simple blood test.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Generic: Both Claritin (loratadine) and Alavert contain the same active ingredient, Loratadine. Claritin (loratadine) is the original brand name for this drug,... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Very common: Tretinoin works well to control acne, but it doesn't eradicate it completely. You may still get pimples here and there. You should notice that your br... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Controllable: There is no cure for essential hypertension but for some people it can be controlled through exercise, low sodium diet, and weight loss. For those wh... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
It depends: The amount of caloric restriction needed to lose weight depends on your age, height, current weight, gender, and activity level. There are many sites ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Some women respond well to anti depressant medication taken during the last 14 days of her cycle.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Weight loss: Most people can lose 0.5-1 lb. per week by consistently following a low calorie diet and doing moderate exercise 4-6 days per week. For women, this us... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Netti Pot: Nasal saline washes using a Netti pot is a drug free way to clear up those sinus passages. Follow the instructions carefully and you should experience... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Many options: Seborrheic dermatitis can be treated with several topical medications including antifungals (ketoconazole), zinc, tar, salacylic acid, and steroids. T... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Topical treatments usually don't work. Oral antifungals can destroy what topicals can't reach.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Liberalize sodium intake to keep your blood volumes where they should be. Soup or broth will help.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Get treated immediately to avoid wide spread pelvic infection and permanent scarring,.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Write a list of questions and hand it to your doctor at the beginning of your office visit .
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Fastin (phentermine) discontinued: Fastin (phentermine) was a brand name form of Phentermine, so they have the same active ingredients. Fastin (phentermine) is no longer manufactured be... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: You cannot exercise away poor eating habits. Don't expect to lose weight through exercise alone.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
To: To build muscle mass, aim for 4-6 reps using heavy weights resting 2 minutes between sets.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Avoid substances that can be toxic to the liver like alcohol and acetaminophen.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Breast examination: Get evaluated by your gynecologist immediately. You need a breast examination to determine if further testing is needed.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Eat the same amount of vitamin K containing foods (green leafy veggies) daily for consistent levels.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: The lower your resting heart rate, the more fit your heart is.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Don't use narcotic medications to treat the pain—they will only make your gastroparesis worse.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
It depends. : Insurance coverage varies by insurer and employer, so it is best to contact your insurance company directly to find out what conditions must be met be... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Olive oil is healthy but it's still high in calories. Use it sparingly if you want to lose weight.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Both oily scalp and dry scalp can result in dandruff.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Do not use tanning beds, get spray tans instead to get that warm glow.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Organic does not mean low calorie. You can still gain weight eating organic foods.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Diabetics should maintain good glycemic control to minimize neuropathy.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Ask your doctor for a medication adjustment plan in case of fluid overload.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Don't drink alcohol at bedtime. It will disturb your sleep pattern.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Seek medical attention ASAP if you are having bloody diarrhea.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Pay attention to what triggers your hot flashes. Common ones include stress, caffeine, and alcohol.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Avoid sexual contact until you have completed your treatment.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Don't: Don't discontinue your medication unless directed by your physician.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Sun protection year round will decrease risk for further lesions.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Drink unsweetened coconut water to stay hydrated and replenish lost electrolytes.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ignore: Douching is not necessary and can cause further irritation to the vagina.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Save: Save calories, add flavor. Use low fat chicken or vegetable broth instead of oil for pan sautees.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ophthalmologist: Recurrent styes are usually from blockage in the tear ducts by crystals. See an ophthalmologist for examination and treatment.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Inflammatory bowel : Both Crohns and Ulcerative colitis are forms of inflammatory bowel diseases. The main differences are that Ulcerative colitis is typically limited to ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Taper slowly: Dont stop taking Topamax (topiramate) abruptly. You could have a seizure if you do. Taper off of the medication slowly under the direction of your pre... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
5 pounds: If there has been absolutely no change in your diet, alcohol consumption, medications, or activity level, a greater than 5 lbs of unintentional weight... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
No known interaction: There are no known drug interactions between Phentermine and cefuroxime, but if you are being treated for an infection, your body will heal better if ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 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
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Urine analysis: Most urinary tract infections can be diagnosed through dipstick analysis. More complicated infections may require examination of the urine under the m... 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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