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Dr. Nima Yavari

Internal Medicine
CA
17 years experience male

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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

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23 Answers
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
No: No correlation that I'm aware of. Lymphocytes are related to your immune system.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Great book: its called "the only EKG book you'll ever need." Don't have the author's name off hand but if you search the title you will find it. This book is far ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
No: There is no known correlation between high glucose levels and high blood pressure.
A female asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
No: General anesthetics normally cause a decrease in blood pressure when they are administered. They don't cure hypertension and can cause blood pressures... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Many : There isn't just one medication used to treat cellulitis and osteomyelitis. Intravenous antibiotics and surgery are normally used to treat osteomyelit... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Yes: In fact, coughing is a known potential side effect of Benazepril. Hold off on the Benazepril until you see your doc and he/she may give you an alterna... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
To test : We check the HbA1c level in your blood which gives us a 3 month average of your daily glucose levels. We also perform oral glucose tolerance tests wh... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Decrease : Your salt intake. That will help you the most. You can even substitute KCL salt for the usual NaCl salt we use. This will help as well if salt is a n... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Sometimes: DVTs commonly present as swelling and pain in the calf area. However, they're not always associated with these symptoms which can make them more diffi... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Endocrinologist: the internist will be able to evaluate your thyroid, however, if abnormalities are found upon testing, he/she will likely refer you to an endocrinolog... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Imaging: Xrays, MRI, Bone scan, and bone biopsy can diagnose osteomyelitis. ESR or CRP as a blood test can also be helpful when diagnosing osteomyelitis. The c... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
No: One must graduate from medical school and complete a 3 year residency in internal medicine and then pass an examination to become board certified in i... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
It is : elevated blood pressure.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Not cured: Hypertension is not cured, however it can be controlled in many ways. Normally lifestyle changes including improving one's diet and exercising more fr... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Life with AF: Managing AF properly by keeping your heart rate controlled at a normal rate (less than 100) and monitoring your INR with a goal of 2-3 while taking C... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Many: If not treated properly, it can cause damage to the nerves running throughout your entire body, your eyes, your heart, your blood vessels, kidneys, di... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
No: One must graduate from medical school and complete a 3 year residency in internal medicine and then pass an examination to become board certified in i... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Never too late: It's never too late to pursue a career in medicine. Do what makes you happy and you don't want to look back years from now and always wonder what it w... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Sometimes : It can be painful but not always. For instance, patients with diabetes with significant diabetic neuropathy may not experience pain.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Not Normal: you should stop the lexapro (escitalopram) and see a gastroenterologist. Stress can be a cause of gastritis but other causes need to be ruled out. A t... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Varies: It varies for each individual, based on other medical conditions the patient may or may not have.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Several factors : can cause a blood clot in the leg. Most commonly when the blood doesn't flow well or pools in an area of the leg during prolonged inactivity, the bloo... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nima Yavari
17 years experience
Yes: as long as the patient's blood work has been obtained recently and the electrolytes are within normal limits, a long flight is not contraindicated.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yavari is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yavari is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
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