Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.

Pediatrics
Tucson, AZ
39 years experience female

Locations

Tucson Pediatrics

Tucson, AZ

Address

5170 E. Glenn Street, Suite-130, Tucson, AZ, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 10.3pm - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(520) 325-3102

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)

Assurant Inc

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Arizona

Carefirst Inc

Cigna

Golden Rule Insurance Company

Health Net of Arizona

Medicaid

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Great-West Healthcare

CHAMPUS

Family Care

About

Bio

- Solo Practice in Pediatrics and adolescent Medicine -Sept.1999-Present. -Pediatric Hospitalist- Dec ,1998-Aug1999 -Primary care Pediatics- CHG , Tucson,AZ- Sept.1997-Nov.-1998 -Primary care Pediatrics- St. Joseph's Hosp. Albuquerque, NM.May 1995-Aug 1997 -Primary care pediatrics -St. Lawrence hosp. Laning, MI. Oct.1995-aug1997 -Pediatric Residency- MSU affiliated Hosp.- Lansing, MI.1985-1989 Internship-University of Michigan-Jan-Dec. 1983. Special interest-Asthma and allergy, ADHD, Developmental Pediatrics.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Adolescent Medicine

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Pediatric Allergy and Asthma

Pediatric Dermatology

Languages spoken

Hindi

Doctor Q&A

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Genital hygiene: Are you circumcised or un-circumcised? Wash your penis with soap every day while in shower. if you are un-circumcised, You will need to pull your fore... Read More
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Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Gastroentewritis: Abdominal pain, nausea and green stool could be a sign of gastroenteritis.
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A female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Switch BCP.: You may not be on the right birth control pill. Pills will low estrogen content are more likely to cause break through bleeding. Discuss with your gyn... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Inflamed Acne.: It sounds like the acne lesion is inflamed. It will need treatment with topical antibiotic to prevent it from becoming pustular. Recommend OTC benzoy... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Acute abdomen: Your stomach pain could be due to multiple reasons. If you are active sexually, get a pregnancy test. A pelvic exam will be necessary to rule out pelv... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Pelvic exam .: It is not normal to miss periods on birth control pills. Hope you are taking the pills at the same time every day .The smell could be sign of infectio... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Acne Rosacea: You have acne rosacea. You will need treatment with topical or oral antibiotic depending on the severity of the acne. Hormonal imbalance could be a c... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Amenorrhea: Absent periods for 2 months warrants a pregnancy test, pelvic exam and lab tests to rule out the underlying cause.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Pilonidal cyst: You need surgical closure of pilonidal tract . Simple drainage is not a permanent solution. It will continue to get reinfected .
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A female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
App. Caladryl lotion: You must have an infected acne lesion. While Garlic is an anti inflammatory agent , it does not help in in treating infection. You will need a topical... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deepa Agarwal m.d.
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Sexual intercourse.: Theoritically 1st week of a new cycle is considered infertile period but it is a bad idea to have unprotected sex . You could sill get pregnant depend... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Agarwal m.d. is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Agarwal m.d. is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks a million!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Medical/Graduate school

University of Delhi, Lady Hardinge Medical College, India
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

Michigan state university
Completed 1989

Awards

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Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatrics ; American Board of Pediatrics.
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