Dr. William Simon

Integrative Medicine
Wichita, KS
34 years experience male

Locations

New Medical Health Care

Wichita, KS

Address

2131 North Ridge Road, Wichita, KS
Directions

Fax

3164406601

About

Bio

Former chiropractor doing family practice. Specializing in OMM, complementary medicine, including acupuncture and nutrition. I am a Reiki Master. I am a clinical instructor for several Osteopathic Colleges. I am a MRO, Certified Independent Medical Examiner and do a lot of work comp and occupational services as well.

Specialties
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Integrative Medicine

Holistic Medicine

Occupational Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

159 Answers
150 Agrees
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Low blood pressures : It is not a problem if that is your normal and you have no symptoms such as dizziness when first standing. You can add a little salt to increase your ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Hep B: If immunity is uncertain I would recommend starting the series again, it will not cause harm and will assure immunity. This would be important especia... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Breast feeding: I would be careful with taking anything while breast feeding. If the drug has a affect on you chances are there will be excretion in the breast milk a... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Scalp hurts: If you pull your hair tight to put it in a pony tail or if you have thick heavy hair it can actually pull on the scalp and cause pain. My guess would ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Mood: Yes, anticonvulsants are sometimes used to help with mood disorders
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Lyme disease: I only know if one type of Lymes and if caught early is usually curable with antibiotics. It is caused by a tick bite usually from deer ticks and will... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Iron binds to doxycy: Doxycycline reacts with iron because it binds to polyvalant cations. Iron or ferrous sulfate has a charge that binds or chelates to the doxycycline th... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Allergies: Could be allergies. Eustachian tube dysfunction can occur causing pain, pressure and other feelings in the ear. Decongestant can help and/ or allergy... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Pollution and health: Pollution is bad because of the toxins it places into our environment, whether it's from the land, sea, air or food. Our bodies do a good job of detox... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Interaction: Should not be an interaction with multivitamin but there is a problem with naproxen as this can cause an increase in blood pressure.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Biting tongue: These are painful but usually heal up well in a very short period of time. Only issue is weather it may heal with a knot or bump.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Depression wt loss: Yes, anxiety can cause a variety of symptoms including twitching (not twerking), and depression can lead to weight loss as there are appetite changes ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Pneumonia & exercise: It is fine to exercise. You may get more shortness of breath or wear out more easily. Stay hydrated!
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A female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Supplements : Those are OK to take together. There should be no conflicts. Milk Thistle is a liver detoxifier, fish oil is good for cholesterol and EPO is good sour... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Ginger: Ginger is pretty safe. It can interfere with some medications like warfarin and can cause GI irritation. However if you are not having any issues with... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Vitamin D: Yes that dose is appropriate for a daily supplement. Just make sure you recheck your levels in a few months. You should also spend a little time in th... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Vit D: I like to get levels to around 50. You can supplement and/or get outside in the sun a little to raise the levels.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Neck pain causes: Yes. Slip and falls can alter function which over time can lead to other chronic issues and /or degeneration. You can certainly sustain a whiplash typ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Spot on throat : It may be related to a viral infection, viruses can cause cold sores and other irritations
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Breathing problems: The biggest problems from air pollution are respiratory in nature. It can cause asthma attacks and make it more difficult for people with COPD to brea... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Wrist popping: Considering your occupation, this could be as simple as a subluxated wrist bone. I have seen this many times. Seeing an osteopath or chiropractor may ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
IBS: Could be GI irritation or a sensitivity. May have caused irritable bowel symptoms because you exceeded your threshold.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Digestion issues: Not a cause for concern but, sounds like digestive issues. Poor diets can lead to problems with proper acid production. The food passes into the small... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Thrush: Not usually. Most of the time you get one or the other, but if you have thrush and develop vaginal symptoms you could have both.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Fatigue and thyroid: This could be poor iron absorption. Decrease acid production due to age, OTC or prescription anti acids medications. Intrinsic factor and B 12 is also... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Dizziness : Dizziness can be caused from different conditions. Some benign and others that are more concerning. It helps to know when the dizziness occurs and whe... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Chest/rib pain: This is probably a rib dysfunction. Best to make sure it not cardiac or pleurisy. You can see a chiropractor or and osteopathic physician to further i... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Pandemic : It would depend where you work. If there is space or cubicles you could stay isolated and wear a mask to protect others. It would also depend on risks... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Skin: You might try essential fatty acids. Alpha linoleic acid (ala), linoleic acid (la), DHA and EPA which can be found in primrose oil and fish oil. Thes... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Exposure: If you washed your hands right away afterward you should be fine. You would be at greater risk if it was a deep cut and longer exposure and toilet was... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Drug test : No, alcohol is pretty rapidly metabolized and out of your system. It is not stored within hair follicles.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Leg cramps : There may not be a lot you can do. There are some medications you can try. I recommend 400-800mg of magnesium Malays at bedtime. This mineral can be d... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Joint pains: Stress can cause a lot of different symptoms but a direct cause of joint pains is doubtful. Your joint pains may be related to osteo or rheumatoid art... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
C diff: No you don’t have to worry. C. Diff is not easily transmitted if proper precautions are used, Enron so Bactroban in the nose is not a risk factor
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Soreness: Yes , I would recommend heat 15-20 mins at a time.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Specialist: Either an internist or hematologist would be the best choice.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Sinus infection: Yes it could be. Allergies are bad this time of year and can contribute to the symptoms. These could cause a cough, worse when lying down, facial tend... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Pos hair test: If you only had 3 puffs 30 days ago I doubt that it would come up positive in another 20 days. If on the other hand you were a chronic user it may be ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Overdose: That much aspirin could cause ringing in the ears, upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, kidney failure and acidic changes in the blood. Overdosage would a... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Overweight: exercise in a regular basis. After doing this for several weeks and feeling better and starting to see results you will miss it if you stop! Good luck... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
And pain: If the pain seems to run into the groin area think of a kidney stone. If the pain is more localized a colitis or diverticulitis could be the cause. Mo... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
HIV RISK: Unlikely without direct exposure. Would suspect something else as a cause of symptoms.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Tired : This could be related to low thyroid as that could cause all of those symptoms. The other thing to consider is are you getting enough protein in your ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Concussion/contusion: Concussion is a brain injury and is to be taken seriously to avoid long term complications, however a contusion is a more minor injury that may result... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Back pain : See a chiropractor or an osteopathic physician that manipulates to see if it could be an easy fix. Sometimes it is a pelvic rotation, muscle imbalanc... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Caffeine and wt loss: Caffeine does increase metabolism. That is why it is an ingredient in a lot of weight loss supplements. It can increase heart rate and blood pressure.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Cocaine use: Cocaine has a very short half life of only several hours which means it is quickly out of your system. Because of this cocaine is highly addictive and... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Lower back pain: This could be a back strain or tendinitis. You should see an Osteopath who does manipulation and who could try a trigger point injection if deemed nec... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Congestive heart fai: Yes, your heart has to work harder to supply blood to all that extra weight through miles of extra vessels. It has a work load it can’t keep up with. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Under arm rash : It is hard to say what the rash is without looking at it in person. It could be anything from a fungal rash to something more concerning such as hidra... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Nov 26, 2015
Dr Simon, gave me the rght information I needed. He made me feel better and when I went to the doctor he said the same thing. I trust his information that he gives me. Thank you very much Dr Simon!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Simon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Simon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks - I'm going to an internist tomorrow morning. You have helped me sleep a little better tonight because the red blood has stopped...
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you, as an health worker first exposure to blood, you do panic a little. Even if i know in my own mind, just needed reassurance.
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Thank you so much Dr. Simon. I don't do chiropractic manipulations but was only curious

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, MO
Graduated 1989MD

Awards

Thought Leader, Second Place, Kansas - Spring
2015
Top Doctor, Third Place, Kansas - Spring
2015
Top Integrative Medicine Specialist, First Place, Kansas - Spring
2015
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