Dr. Robert Biernbaum

Emergency Medicine
Rochester, NY
male

Locations

Rochester General Health System

Rochester, NY

Address

100 Kings Highway South, Rochester, NY
Directions

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Specialties
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Emergency Medicine

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

20 Answers
7 Agrees
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Small percentage: Per the company that produces the drug, 7.4% of patients have complained of night sweats.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Autosomal recessive: If the mother has ncah and the father is not a carrier, then the baby would be a carrier. This would mean that they would not have NCAH
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Absolutely: Unprotected sex can lead to pregnancy and sexually transmitted disease
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Relatively safe: Vicks is relatively safe. It should not be ingested and should not be used in children under the age of two.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Possible strep: You may have a step infection that is causing your discomfort. If it is not getting any better and you are running a fever, you should go to your med... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Station: What is station? In obstetrics, station refers to descent of the fetal presenting part (hopefully the head) in the pelvis. An imaginary line is draw... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Highly doubtful: As there was no penetration of the vagina after you ejaculated, it is doubtful that she could have gotten pregnant. However, if she misses her period... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Doubtfully: However, it is important to repeat the pregnancy test in a week and also if you miss your next period.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Lactose Intolerance: You may be lactose intolerant. That means that you may not be able to break down the dairy in the yogurt and that can lead to diarrhea.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
URI: It sounds as though you have a upper respiratory tract infection. These can last anywhere from a couple of days to over a week. If you start running... Read More
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A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Possibly: The research that has been done shows that a little more than 50% of patients had some relief from low dose naltrexone. However, obtaining this from ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Fertility expert: The issue with LOCAH is that you may be infertile (not able to have children). There is no quick way to get pregnant with this genetic disorder. You... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Hard work: Unfortunately, the best way is to go to the gym. You can also do push-ups, pull-ups and sit-ups at home. Going for brisk walks while swinging your arm... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Possible infection: If you are sexually active, you may have acquired a sexual transmitted disease. You need to see a doctor to have it looked at.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
It depends: It depends on why they are doing the sed rate. What your symptoms are and what they are looking for. From the Mayo Clinic Website: Sed rate, or er... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
No: Penicillin is an antibiotic. HSV1 and 2 are viruses and treated differently
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Exercise is great: Exercise to your own tolerance level. If you start feel pain during the workout, then alter it, until there is no discomfort. Insanity is a very tou... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Yes: In order to do a thorough examination of why you have stopped having your monthly cycles, a pelvic exam will be necessary.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Yes: Mucinex (guaifenesin) is an expectorant - it helps thin out the mucus. Claritin D has both an anti-histamine (dry out the mucus) and a decongestant -... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Biernbaum
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Hair follicles: Occasionally, you can get normal acne around your eyebrows, or you could have inflamed hair follicles, which is called folliculitis. Using normal acn... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Biernbaum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Biernbaum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you! I think it was because I drank too much on vacation last wk
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you so much for your quickresponse going to the ER now
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks.Compounding pharmacy also need presription.

Affiliations

American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
American Academy of Emergency Medicine
American Osteopathic Association
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