Dr. Faisal Akbari

Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL
13 years experience male

Locations

Office

The Chicago Weight Loss Center

Chicago, IL

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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

25 Answers
11 Agrees
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Faisal Akbari
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Cluster of nodes: This term refers to being able to palpate a group of small lymph nodes that are clustered together.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Faisal Akbari
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: Depending on the depth, type of injury and cleanliness of the wound. So called "dirty wounds" should be seen and individuals with this type of injury ... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Faisal Akbari
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Burning and itching are common with hemorrhoids. Sitz baths and stool softeners can help. If your symptoms persist, see your doctor. You might benef ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Akbari is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Akbari is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Very helpful! Thank you very much
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Thanks ,condition developed after bypass surgery and Foley catheter
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Thanks. I will ask my cardiologist about the prescription.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

St. George's University
Graduated 2008MD
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