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Dr. Frank Kuitems

Primary Care, Internal Medicine
Kingsland, GA
40 years experience male

Locations

Frank David Kuitems, MD

Kingsland, GA

Address

formerly at 130 N Gross Rd, Kingsland, GA
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00pm - 11pm
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About

Bio

I am enjoying being pioneer in Telemedicine and a traveling doctor currently working In Denver moving to Tuscon for 6 months then Peublo Colorado Practiced was solo in GA for many years before this.I have had a wide and varied experience including volunteering as a christian missionary doctor in Nigeria for 3 months.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Georgia, Pennsylvania

Doctor Q&A

1.6K Answers
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well: 85% of diagnosis are made by history done thoroughly and examination by a physician. Recommend history and exam by physician primary care to determine... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well : It increases motility Which can be affected by gastroenteritis Zofran (ondansetron) doesn't
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A 16-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well : Generally this can be several things if it's just for a few days it's often the food intolerance something you ate or viral gastroenteritis. If it las... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Spoting: Spotting any regular menses can because by several things hormone manipulation birth control pill stress pregnancy GYN infections. Seeing OB/GYN face-... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well : Your symptoms are very vague and nondescript really can't tell you what it is. Recommend consult primary care doctor for specific diagnosis and treatm... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Stop : Stop eating anything you think you're allergic to. If you have a lip or tongue swelling or short of breath or wheezing seek immediate medical attentio... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well : Most commonly this is a viral illness or stomach flu or can be food poisoning. If there is pain that lasts more than a minute or two or vomiting that ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Acne is certainly possible for it to come back after Accutane but usually Acutane lasts long time. Ask your dermatologist for specific diagnosis trea... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Amitriptyline can work for many different kinds of chronic pain
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A male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Unusual: This could be hyperpigmentation that occurs after a rash or injury could also be some kind of stain in the skin from a chemical compound. Rarely this... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well: The doctor needs to examine you to give diagnosis and treatment recommend Healthtap visit with photographs of the area
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
See MD: vaginal white itchy discharge can bi infection,yeast,bacterial,trichimonas or STD .See MD in person for exam diagnosis and treatment.Geta preganacy ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
3pm: yes 3pm follow doctors advise or barium enema will not be good Quality
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes.: yes you can be pregnant check a pregnancy test every three days for two weeks with the centers you also should see imand OB/GYN physician in person
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Alleve: Alleve decreases pain and crampss does not decrease bleeding or flow
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: yes seek IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ATTENTION call the doctor who did the procedure or call his answering service if they cannot talk to you ASAP go to The ER
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Usually: usually except for resistant bacteria like MRSA Staph infection ask your doctor
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Evaluation: Once trying for 1 year to get pregnant off birth controll the recommendation is to get an infertitliy evaluation by an OBGYN or Infertility Speci... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Not sure: I don't believe the amount of creatine and a box of sardines is on the label I don't know how you go about figuring it outThere can be significant to ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Cardiologist Usually do a through a battery of tests . Ask your cardiologist if they’ve done all the tests that they feel are necessary for heart and ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Generalizing Anxiety disorder has panic attacks, plain anxiety does not have panic attacks
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Maybe : Diagnosing and treating this condition requires examination in person with a primary care doctor.Commonly we give something like this a month and rech... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Yes these include preparation H with and without hydrocortisone generally the one with hydrocortisone is more effective. To treat hemorrhoids: Taking ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
No: Heavy physical work with hands does not prevent the growth of hands
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: People with IBS can have increased flatus stools can alternate between constipation and diarrhea and malodorous Bad smelling stools.Foul smelling stoo... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Call dentist : Call dentist. Urgent care can X-ray your abdomen to see if partial is in your intestines
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Local bleeding : Painless bright red rectal bleeding is usually from an anal rectal source. This site provides generalized medical information only ,if you want specif... Read More
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: White toenails present for years are usually unremarkable
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Leukoplakia : Leukoplakia can cause areas of the mouth under the tongue to be white, this can be caused by complication side effects of chewing tobacco
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Web search : Recommend doing a web search for this company’s website or address. You could also search online medical sites or hematology oncology research journal... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Metformin: Metformin can have some benefit in PCO . I recommend you talk to your OB/GYN
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Taking these two medicines together usually does not cause a problem unless someone is allergic to them
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Rectal bleeding: Polyps have the adenoma Benign or pre-cancerous tumor which can become a colon cancer in 20% or more of polyps large is a pile up the more likely it i... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
No: They should not cause any harm
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes : You can build muscle with his regime yes and your recovery time is good
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are common in pregnancy can be a painful lump in the anus or rectum.If associated fever chills or significant pain see OB/GYN physician to... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
This could be an abscess or Bartholin’s gland sister infected one. Seek prompt medical attention primary care doctor OB/GYN to evaluate diagnose and ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
It could possibly cause severe damage and scarring to the lining of your anus and colon. This is not recommended
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Laser hair removal is generally very effective for hair removal on the face it usually needs to be repeated a few times to destroy the hairs that are ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: There can be many causes of the simple Aire swallowing air food intolerance been intolerant lactose intolerance. Recommend Healthtap visit or primary... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well you can : See a plastic surgeon they may be able to inject some kind of filler in the area.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes : Ultrasound screening test aorta. Signs of emergency ruptured bleeding Aorta aneurysm are; Ripping tearing or sudden onset back or chest pain
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well : Many things could cause irritated painful stimulated nipples the most common would be playing self stimulating or by someone else with the nipples wea... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Most men reach full adult height by age 21 source can keep growing taller until age 23
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well: Need evauation ASAP to check for serious causes . This can be normal or abnormal pregnancy STD or serious pelvic infection
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Unusual: Some headaches can be vascular related sometime just could affect the blood flow to other areas like your face
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well : Generally if symptoms severe go to the emergency room or-urgent care.cannot diagnose or treat you this free health tap is for general advice.consult p... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well: To diagnosis this doctor needs to examine it either with pictures or in person recommend Healthtap consult with pictures
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Swelling pain localized tenderness of the bone or joint after injury needs to be examined by physician to check for fracture
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Well: Glad you're happy and appreciate the advise
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Testimonials
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Aug 8, 2014
Dr. Kuitems is careful and thorough in his responses. Considerate and thoughtful always, his good heart is as evident as his good brain.
Very knowledgeable and caring.
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Aug 14, 2017
Hello! My son is 13 and he took a magnesium citrate yesterday morning. He had many bowel movements but today he complains about his stomac beenh hurting for the last few hours. Why is it hurting?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks Dr Kuitems thats an honest answer the last doctor waffled on about Repair being better not what i asked though ,Thanks for the intelligent answer which i will fol...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Apologies Dr. I did not understand the answer. Perhaps my English is not so good? I also think I make have misunderstood the purpose of the health Q and A. I am really s...Read More
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This saved my life. Thank you. Thank you Sir, I was sick of this embarrassing moment every time we got closer. In past have been a player for nearly an hour and this caused depression for me. I will f...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

George Washington University Medical School, DC
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

George Washington University
Completed 1982

Awards

Top General Internist, Second Place, Georgia - Fall
2014
Most Influential Doctor, First Place, Georgia - Fall
2014
Thought Leader, Second Place, Georgia - Fall
2014

Virtual Visit Ratings

4.4
636 ratings

20 top reviews

53-year-old female
Oct 1, 2022 Senoia, GA
Very helpful
47-year-old male
Aug 28, 2022 Brunswick, GA
Dr Kuitems was very knowledgeable, patient and helpful. He gave great instructions and care to make sure I understood what I needed to do and took time to ask about my history. He ordered my prescript...Read More
38-year-old female
Jul 31, 2022 New Castle, PA
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