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Dr. Kevin Frey

Internal Medicine
OH
13 years experience male

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Internal Medicine

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United States: Ohio

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91 Answers
26 Agrees
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: I would recommend that you set up an appointment with a plastic surgeon. They would have much more information to help you in this matter. Furthermo... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: Thanks for your question. Unfortunately, more details are needed. Is this with ALL water? If its just at your home, it makes me worry about potenti... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
No simple solution: Unfortunately, colds can't be treated directly with antibiotics. Despite claims made from OTC products that can make colds go away quicker, there is ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: Thanks for your question! Prilosec's main mechanism of action is to decrease acid production. Some of the more serious complications include a form ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Do not ignore.: First, I think it would be important to know how far along you are in your pregnancy. If you are confirmed to be intrauterine, then that at least rul... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Allergies: Sorry to hear that your having such a tough time! It's possible that your allergies have caused your eustachian tube to become swollen (causing fluid... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Concerning: The sore you speak of may be concerning for syphilis. Since we can't go back in time and view this sore, the best way would be to get tested by your ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Maybe no quick fix.: I don't think there is a quick solution (aside from Viagra). Erectile dysfunction in your case could be multifactorial, given your MS. I would check... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Yes: With as much diarrhea as you are having, you should be evaluated. You may need IV fluids if you are dehydrated. Furthermore, you need testing to see... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Yes: Thanks for your question! If you did not recall actual penetration, then I would still classify you as a virgin.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Needs eval: Thanks for your question! I am glad you are performing self exams. I would have you make an appointment with your doc for an exam. If he feels anyt... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Atarax (hydroxyzine): Yes you can take them both together. Atarax (hydroxyzine) can be used to treat itching (and is sometimes used as a sedative because of its side effec... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Further clarification: It should be noted that the main risk on prostatic massage is if there is the potential for prostatitis (an infected prostate). The blood vessels in ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: Hello! Thanks for your question! In general, I would not consider you have infertility issues until you have tried to conceive for over a year witho... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Needs evaluation: I would recommend seeing a dermatologist for a definitive answer. Hope this gets better for you!
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Needs evaluation: I would recommend seeing your doctor ASAP. You need further history taken, exam, and possible tests.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Needs examined: A fever following a viral illness leaves me concerned for pneumonia. I think a visit to your doc is in order ASAP. Thanks for your question!
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Yes!: Thanks for your question! There are some good, non-habit forming sleep aids available OTC. Doxylamine is my go to choice.
A male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Unlikely: Most drug tests are done in such as way as to detect these sorts of things. For instance, a good drug test will measure the temperature and will ofte... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
To determine cause.: I bet your doc is sending you for a scan (which I assume to be CT or MRI) because they have found the lump to be abnormal based on clinical exam. Doi... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Unlikely : Thanks for your question! Given the nature of that particular surgery, I don't think any surgeon or anesthesiologist would approve of anything but ge... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: Thanks for your question! Are we talking about a compression sleeve on the knee? Bottom line: as long as it's not too tight it should be ok. You wa... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Needs evaluated: Thanks for your question! This may be something serious. I would consider having you go to your Nearest ER for eval.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
No worries!: Being frightened should not impact the health of your baby.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Multifactorial : Thanks for your question! This is one of the most common questions I see in clinical practice. Essentially it could be iron deficiency, thyroid issu... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Unlikely: Thanks for your question! When it comes to inhaling dust or other particles, you have to consider their size. Lint is very large and would have trou... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Exam needed: Your symptoms are very suggestive of carpal tunnel syndrome vs a possible cervical radiculopathy. I would suggest following with your doc and getting... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: Thank you for your question! I would have her go to the ER if she is having trouble breathing (wheezing, noisy breathing). Most likely it is a commo... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Friction/Irritation: A lot of this depends on the timing of your cycle. It is possible that during intercourse, your cervix was irritated (causing the mild spotting you a... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
No.: Hydrocodone is a schedule III controlled substance, (meaning high abuse potential). This can't be filled without a written prescription from your per... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Depends on med: Thanks for your question! Unfortunately, I think we need some more information. Many oral contraceptives lose their effect even after missing just on... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed.: I recommend that you be seen or have a virtual consult. More information is needed to clarify the problem.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Need more info: Thanks for your question! You should get this looked at by your doc. By the way you describe it (if anterior knee pain) it could definitely be patell... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Depends : Thanks for your question! The half life of nicotine is about 3-4 hours. Depending on how much is in your system from when you stopped smoking, I wou... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Nonselective: Propranolol is my favorite!
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: That doesn't sound like a typical allergy. In any event, I would not take it if you have these symptoms.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed.: More historical information is needed. Given that this may be a very serious issue, I would suggest going to your nearest ER for evaluation.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Dry skin: Thanks for your question! Sounds like it may be a little dry skin. Taking cooler showers can help. You may want to also try and moisturizer too!
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Nicotine half life: Nicotine's half life is 3-4 hours. It will take roughly 2-3 days after stopping smoking to get all the nicotine out of your body. If you have stoppe... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Proceed with caution: When it comes to medications like baclofen, I would take them exactly how your doc prescribes them. With that being said, if you find your present do... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed.: More info is needed to help you. What type of problem do you have?
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
No cancer risk: Eosinophilic esophagitis has no known association esophageal cancer.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Exchanging of fluids: Thanks for your question! It is like a mixture his seminal fluid with vaginal fluid. Unlikely anything to worry about.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Too early.: I think you did take it to early. Even the most sensitive of OTC pregnancy tests are accurate only a few weeks after your first MISSED period. I wou... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Surgery: Thank you for your question! Sounds like you are in a lot of pain. You have done just about all of the conservative therapies that are available. I... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: Thanks for your question! Gonorrhea is generally confined to the genital area, but I have seen cases where it spreads to different parts of the body. ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
You need to be seen: Thanks for your question! When women experience extremely heavy periods, you can get anemic pretty quick. Schedule an appointment with your GYN to b... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
More info needed: I would recommend getting a second opinion with an ophthalmologist. This is not normal and further tests are definitely needed.

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Apr 6, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Frey is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you I meant where the incision is located in proximity to the pannus. I saw where they have to excised old scar but that is at the top of pannus
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The period itself wasn't heavy. But the bleeding now isn't exactly what you would call light?
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Thank you! I kinda figured thatd be the answer im just in so much pain but thanks again :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 2009MD

Residency

MAYO CLINIC

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HealthTap Founding Doctor

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Aultman Hospital
Mercy Medical Center
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