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Dr. Joseph Sireci

Family Medicine
NJ
19 years experience male

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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

12 Answers
18 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Lactose intolerance: You may be having difficulty digesting the sugar found in milk and dairy products.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Possible Acne: It could simply be a pimple. Try warm compresses and if it does not improve in 47 hours , see a doctor . You can also use some Neosporin.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Fluid behind eardrum: You may have fluid buildup begin the eardrum. Can be from allergies or a cold. You may also have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction. This causes a lack of dr... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
HbA1c: I think you are giving the measurement of the 3 month average of your blood sugar. That is an elevated number for the Hemoglobin A1c., which is a 3 m... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Absolutely: Your symptoms are likely due to nerve compression either at the wrists or elsewhere. They should improve on their own. If no change on 72 hours, see y... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Last resort: Pleurisy can often be managed with anti-inflammatory medication. Narcotic pain meds should be reserved for very short term use in this situation. Dep... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Costochondritis : It could be inflammation if the rib cartilage and musculature. Also known as costochondritis. Should be fine as long as there is no shortness of brea... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Not likely: There are no problems associated with visualizing your pulse. It is common to see the pulsation of the carotid artery , the radial artery , ad even th... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Medications : Start with a wash containing Salicylic Acid. Use tepid and not hot water. Then apply Bemzoyl Peroxide cream. Give this about 6-8 weeks. In no change... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Not likely: Not knowing ALL the risk factors here , I would still say very unlikely. Viral illnesses and even allergies with post nasal drip can cause sore throa... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Not likely: You should see your doc for a urine culture. You can rule out infection related to the stones.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sireci
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Check the thyroid: An under active thyroid can give these symptoms. I suggest you see your doctor.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sireci is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sireci is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I don't think i phrased the question correctly so tried again but thanks for answering
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you so much for the feedback! I appreciate it! :)
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you was very worried
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