Dr. Amrit Singh

Cardiology
Long Beach, CA
53 years experience male

Locations

Amrit Singh, MD, Inc.

Long Beach, CA

Address

21500 S. Pioneer Blvd., 207, Long Beach, CA, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Blue Cross of California

About

Bio

I am an interventional cardiologist for 30 years. I also implant AICDS. I am diplomat of IM & cardiology. I enjoy helping people. My hobbies are public speaking, media interviews, social service, tennis, jogging (3 LA Marathons), volleyball, soccer and swimming. I eat and recommend simple food.

Specialties
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Cardiology

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

Hindi, Punjabi

Doctor Q&A

455 Answers
163 Agrees
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
It is delayed : Emptying of stomach may lower ur bs
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: blephritis does not cause vision problem. if u have no other medical problem or drugs, then must follow with ur ophthalmologist.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Self biofeed-back: Appears to be anxiety. Try self biofeed back, and regular walking exercises.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: u are too young. so if u control bp to 130/80 at rest no danger. so if no medical conditions like bicuspid AV or Marfans syndrome, no danger if u cont... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Diet: choice only for ibs. may take a high fiber diet. small frequent meals enough water, biofeedback, reg exercises, if severe may take some meds.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Nothing: stop worrying. this rate does not cause any symptoms. if ur hr does not increase with exercise, then must see a cardiologist.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
?fever: check for infection or mastitis, give complete rest until it heals if painful swelling or fever see MD
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Usually: no ons on chest, if mass it may be neurofibroma.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: ur are more in danger for stroke. aneurysm develops after 40 or 50 yrs age. get meds to control ur BP spikes ,start with beta blockers.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Ok: but u dont need it u may use hot black spices from India in vegetables and currtry cooking may improve taste and flavour
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: u could go as low as 90/40, provided u tolerate it.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Only 1: Needed, Bnp more common normal upto 100, above 500 signify. Nt- pbnp normal upto 5000, high in renal failure. If normal no CHF but if high see md
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Not definite.: very variable and individual. no set rule.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: you can't have emphysema unless u are a heavy smoker or congenital problem. Hay fever or seasonal allergies may be the cause. may need steroid nasal ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Somewhat: Helpful. But arbs also have some other useful action esp for improving endothelial function. Be cautious for hyperkalemia.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Stay upright: u may get GERD and esophahgitis. Gerd gets better in upright position and may take some antacids. better don't drink.
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A male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Yes: Ace-I may cause dry cough due to bradykinin which is not formed by ARBs.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: Stent if indicated may improve ur jaundice, not cirrhosis.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No exam: without description hard to diagnose. Watch for tight shoes, nail inf. gout or arthritis. take some NSAIDS if pain does not go away in afew days see u... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Inadequate info: Cabg is good if indicated, LAD stemosis, 3 vessel disease, poor LVEF
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Yes: it is normal to lower BP during sleep due to low nerve tone
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Level: may be cbc. but if any signs of toxicity, blood level of amiodarone may be done .5-2.5 mcg /ml. ecg if dizziness or ABGs if SOB
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Welcome: to the club of all meds nobody knows the exact reason or treatment. make sure there is no reason like low potassium esp. if u take diuretics.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Yes: it may cause discomfort. Muscle pain u may palpate may get better with massage.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: Cardiac ct is a test which gives u result in CA score
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Long or short ?: 8to 12 hrs for regular and unto next day for extended release
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Yes: you will adjust in a few weeks. unless serious don't stop ur meds,
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Simple: These days laser can be done under topical anesthesia.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: many people have different habits. you may get answer from example in our Wright's physiology book. In London, one person did not go to bathroom for 1... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
PACs or PVCs: Premature atrial or ventricular contractions. Usually benign and may be ignored. Anxiety and caffein can be causes. If frequent and symptomatic, shoul... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Gastroenteritis: Could be simple gastritis. chest pain could be due to vomiting. fast hr due to dehydration. Take clear liquids, soups and plenty of likable fluids, if... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Keep: dry, dry up well with towel may use some powder
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A female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Watch: closely for any infection. if noe for a few days good hygiene and rest for 2 wks will improve.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: normal pr is 60 - 100. but if ur PR is high lying in bed it must have a reason e.g.: anxiety, dehydration, anemia or less likely CHF. So Check with a ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Anything: U can get anything u imagine. this is called psychotropic physiological aberrations.
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A male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
May be: helpful. Because in dupytrins contractures of hand this is quite effective. but please remember bunions is not a disease these are reactive to undue p... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Nothing special: any regular cream for normal skin care. there is no specific for dark circles. save ur money.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Muscle fibrillations: Could be due to anxiety. If relaxation and regular walking exercise does nor help get checked.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Not much: usually no reason. keep normal wt.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Yes: out of shape. do gradual training with walking 30 minutes daily and increasing 10 minutes every week until i hr. then u can run 1 min for every 10 mi... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
No: 1st things 1st. Get checked for allergies, post nasal drip due to chronic sinusitis. Never smoke if u are worried about cancer.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Many foci: it means PACs from different foci. Severity depends on the cause. usually it is caused by COPD by smoking, CAD, HT, DM-2, old age, cardiomyopathy, Dig... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Stimulation: sympathetic stimulation that occurs during exercise may cause, degree varies individually. windy condition may also contribute.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Over 50 yrs.: in 23 yr old aneurysm is not the danger but Brain hemorrhage is if BP is persistently high. Also it is not high BP as dangerous as is the high swings ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Get busy: Sometimes u can feel like this when u are alone and resting and may be perceptive. if u have no medical conditionslike like HT or Hyperthyroidism. it ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Crutches: just take care of ur ankle injury and use crutches.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Yes: if u r too fatigued u may loose ur muscle tone so low BP. Fatigue may cut down your nutrition and fluid intake may make you weak and low BP. So reason... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Arthritis: if no injury, it could be arthritis (swollen and painful) or infection - painful and red.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
U may: symptoms may follow anytime. Loose wt, eat small meals and none 4 hr before sleeping, may take otc prilosec
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 53 years experience
Possible: konopin is used against seizure. if u r off and no seizure for 3 to 6 months u may stay off. it is a tranquilizer and for seizures.
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Nov 17, 2015
Great doctor
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Singh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Singh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Dr. Singh, thank you very much I do appreciate your time and advice. I will be sure to prioritize and allocate time for daily walks. Have a lovely day
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I've seen 8 neurologists, 6 rheumatologists, 2 internists and 2 endocrinologists, and they still can't decide what I have so I'm on here. But thanks!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! The Drs fortunately have ruled out infection and did an MRI. Still something is off: foggy/lightheaded with nausea. New mom so need relief. Thank you!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Government Medical College, Patiala, India
Graduated 1970MD

Residency

VA Hos Long Beach, UCI
Completed 1974

Residency

White Memorial Medical Center, LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY
Completed 1975

Awards

Top Cardiologist , Second Place, Los Angeles Region - Fall
2014
Top Cardiologist, Third Place, National - Spring
2015
Top Cardiologist , Third Place, California - Spring
2016
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