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Dr. Maria Dumalaog

Pediatrics
Clermont, FL
30 years experience female

Locations

Office

Orlando, FL

Address

140656 Town Loop Blvd, Suite 300, Orlando, FL
Directions

Office

Clermont, FL

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

69 Answers
10 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Acne vs warts: Have you treated it for acne? The best thing to do is have dermatologist look. It maybe acne that needs to be treated with different medication or it ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Privacy: Even though you are under age your doctor can only tell your parents anything you tak about IF you give your permission to do so. The only time this i... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See ophthalmologist: Yes there are still treatments. You need to get evaluated by the ophthalmologist and depending on what they see they will you your treatment options
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Probiotics: Since antibiotics kill good bacteria in the gut, you may find some relief in taking some probiotics to help replenish your flora. See if taking it hel... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your PCP: No its not normal. Go see your doctor. They will ask more questions about your diet, other medications even herbal supplements you have been on, your ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Postpartum concerns: It could be motherhood itself that causes you to be tired. Parents in general find the first year of life to be the most difficult time of adjustment.... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Risk is there: The genetic risk is there but it doesn't mean all of them will get it. It just means they have a higher chance than the general population to develop ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Ask your peds: Usually once they start having baby food, about 2-3 meals a day, they can have some between 2-4 ounces per day. This usually happens at about 5-6 mont... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Review records: Its hard to answer that question without reviewing records. Most hernia repair are done without complications. The ovary is push back into position a... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Workout: Best time is during the day. If your schedule doesn't permit it, then exercise in the afternoon, at least be done two hours before bedtime
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Talk to OB: From the dates you provided, this sounds more like a new pregnancy.
A female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See GYNECOLOGIST: Get your yearly Pap smear and blood work done. Discuss your fear (or your partner's fear) with your GYN. Also, out of curiosity why is your partner sc... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Check for anemia: Check for anemia first which they can do at Red Cross. If its lower than normal , they won't allow you to donate because you might become more anemic
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Congestion : Before you take your child to ER. Look at his breathing pattern. If he's breathing fast or coughing constantly, not having wet diapers, very fussy the... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: Could be you're anemic esp if you're coming off your period. If your hemoglobin is low, it can cause you to be dizzy sometimes nauseated. Get yourself... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Lump: If that is what you have, you have always had it because a normal part of our head. Nothing to worry about. If this is new and you've never felt it be... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Buddy tape: It sounds like you may have broken your toe. I would buddy tape it. Get a bandage (not bandaid) and wrap the 4th and 3rd toe together. This will help ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Hepatitis C: There is no way to answer that accurately. Lifestyle plays a big role in staying alive longer whether you have hep C or anything else for that matter... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: You may not get any taller if your growth plates are already closed. See your doctor and ask for bone age. If your bone age shows the growth plates ar... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Fluids and diet: Effective for doing what? If you're question is how do you produce more milk, you need to drink lots of fluid. But good milk comes from eating a well ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Toddler's diarrhea: It maybe toddler's diarrhea or even a case of constipation. They can get so constipated that sometimes all that can pass thru is runny stool with some... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Rabies vaccine: There are two types of rabies vaccine. One is the immune globulin which is after exposure and the other is the preventive one. If you received both va... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Constipation: If he's been constipated that long, make sure hes gets assessed well for other issues. Is he growing well? Is he eating a variety of fruits and vegeta... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Head trauma: Clean the area really well with soap and water. If cut is very shallow then there's no need to be seen. However, make sure you check his neurological ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: What may be hard for her might not be what a doctor would describe as hard. The best thing is to get it checked. Hard, immobile lumps are never left a... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Antipyretics: Antipyretics are meds to decrease temp. These are ibuprofen and acetaminophen. Antibiotics are only effective in normalizing temps if a bacteria is ca... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
No: No unless you're allergic to it. But why use two when you only need one
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Work after CS: It will depend on the individual and their OB-GYN. Most some are out for six weeks then go back on light duty. After two weeks you'll probably have a ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See the doctor: Rashes are one of the most difficult to diagnose accurately without being see. It maybe eczema, contact dermatitis or something as benign as keratosis... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See doctor again: Most sprains will get better with rest within 7-10 days, most times less than that. However if you are not feeling any better, go back and see the doc... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Ask OB: It really depends on a lot of factors. Your general health, the condition surrounding the miscarriage, did you lose a lot of blood, if you went throug... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Clarify: Milk discharge or milky discharge from where? Your breast or your vaginal area? Get it checked out by your gynecologist. Ask for an explanation from t... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Culture needed: You need to see PCP or gynecologist . The discharge needs to be cultured. But bec of your PCOS this may be your cycle. Hard to tell but infection need... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: It could be a lot of things. It could range from low blood sugar, anemia, low blood pressure or vertigo. Even an arrhythmia can do it. Get yourself e... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Avoid sun : Avoid sun exposure bet. 10-2. Wear sunblock and reapply at least every 2 hours maybe even more. You can start by keeping it on your skin overnight or ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
No: Regular milk (cows milk) will make her more constipated. Try using probiotics like floras for or culturelle. Look at her diet as well. Pitted fruits l... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Large head: Our head size is more influenced by genetics than it is by our body size. Although as kids we go through a stage of having big heads, later on body an... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Yes: It sounds like you are pregnant again. This doesn't like its the same pregnancy bec you already had negative pregnancy test. Take care of yourself, ea... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Talk to your doctor: ITs hard to tell as a mental health provider, its even harder to tell when you're an untrained individual. Don't take chances on your mental health. C... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Talk to your doctors: Did you get both medications from one provider? First you need to go back and talk to the doctors about what you're feeling. They might need to change... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Go back to GI: Bloody diarrhea for 2 weeks maybe infectious but need to rule out if you have other forms of colitis not just infection related. Part of the work up ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Anti inflammatory: Signoflam is an antiinflammatory its not an antiviral medication. Mmps is caused by a virus. You will not stop the progression of the disease with any... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Shudder attacks: If you think your child may be having shudder attacks make sure to take a video of it to show your pediatrician. If it's truly shudder attacks, it wil... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: IT can be related but more than likely its not. It not always the size of the lymph node but its more the quality. IS it hard to touch, is it mobile ,... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Highly improbable : There has to be actual insemination for possible pregnancy. Ejaculate has to enter vagina into cervix and stay there.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: That could be anything from herpes zoster or shingles or even a migraine aura. Have yourself checked for any rashes on your scalp or in your neck
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: Bruises go thru several stages as it heals soem will take longer than otehrs just depending on the force of the injury. Most of the time its not itchy... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See your doctor: Tightness in your chest with deep breathing may be asthma but this is a difficult call to make with such vague symptoms. Need more history so better s... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See doctor: This could be a lot of things. Check out his penis, ask him to pion to you where it hurts. Location is impt, appearance is key. Does it get red, itchy... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Drink lots of water: I dont know whats in that drink you had but it may have had too much sugar or protein. Need to flush it out, drink lots of water and try to eat a norm... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Dumalaog is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Dumalaog is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Dr. Maria I just want to Thank You very much for cleaning up my question I had ask. For the simple fact me & my husband got into a big debt about it
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Thanks. On strong multi strain probiotic and florastor. Also eating yogurt and kombucha. Upped dosage, not helping yet. crossing my fingers!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! It was done for chest pain because I was dehydrated. This showed up by accident. He wasn't looking for it.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center
Graduated 1992MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of the Philippines
Graduated 1988MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of the East, Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Philippines
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Residency

ARNOLD PALMER HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN
Completed 1995

Awards

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