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Dr. J Rodos

Psychiatry
IL
62 years experience male

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Psychiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

33 Answers
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. J Rodos
Dr. J Rodosanswered
Psychiatry 62 years experience
Many possible causes: This is a symptom with many possible causes: 1. there is some anatomic/disease issue causing the sensation.an office procedure with a flexible scope will visualize it. 2. a cognition found with general anxiety [globus hystericus] 3. i had a patient with Barrett's esophagitis that also complained of a sensation of a lump in his throat.
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Dr. J Rodos
Dr. J Rodosanswered
Psychiatry 62 years experience
Obtain diagnosis: there are many possible causes for the symptoms you describe. to focus on the cause of your condition. a sleep study would be helpful as would a careful physical evaluation which includes appropriate ancillary studies.. then a specific treatment pla can e developed for you.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. J Rodos
Dr. J Rodosanswered
Psychiatry 62 years experience
Find out why: if you have chronicearly insomnia you should have a sleep study to find out why. then an app=appropriate treatment plan can be created. hypnotics, the sleeping pills, are useful for short term insomnia problems. sleep problem lasting longer than 4 weeks should have a sleep study.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rodos is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much! I'll speak with my PCP and Psychiatrist about further treatment options!
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, MO
Graduated 1959MD
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