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Dr. Christopher Quinn

Emergency Medicine
Rochester Hills, MI
18 years experience male

Locations

Dr. Quinn Weight Loss

Clarkston, MI

Address

5715 Bella rose blvd, Suite 200, Clarkston, MI
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Dr. Quinn Weight Loss

Shelby township, MI

Dr. Quinn Weight Loss

Rochester Hills, MI

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Emergency Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

49 Answers
8 Agrees
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Antibiotics: There are many treatments for pneumonia including antibiotics, breathing treatments, oxygen and sometimes hospitalization is needed.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
?stones: Kidney stones can cause those symptoms as can a urinary tract infection. It's important to check with your primary care doctor.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
?: It could be your thyroid. This is national thyroid month- make an appointment to see your doctor for routine blood work.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Tongue: Brush your tongue. Use mouthwash. See your dentist!
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Worms?: You may have pinworms and should be checked by your healthcare provider to be sure. The worms come out when it's dark to feed.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Avoid: Avoid contact, clothing, and bedding of someone who has pubic lice.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Depends: Antibiotic treatment varies greatly depending on the disease being treated and the antibiotic of choice. Treatments can vary from one day (ie z-max fo... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Depends: There are a lot of reasons to retain fluid but one of the most common is due to eat too much salt. It's important to limit your salt intake to 1500mg... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Multiple: There are many signs symptoms of high blood sugar such as increased thirst, urinating frequently, weight loss, weakness, fatigue, nausea, vomiting and... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Nothing: Just because you have anxiety does not mean you will necessarily experience "attacks". If your symptoms worsen you should seek the advice of your doc... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Eat healthy: It's always a good idea to eat healthy regardless of the time of month. Its also important to have a moderate punt of exercise- at least 2 1/2hrs per ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
No: I don't believe there is a correlation between barium and blood pressure. There are, however, many factors that can raise your blood pressure- like t... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Need ct: You need a ct scan of your chest to check for a blood clot in your lung.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Well balanced: It's important to maintain healthy eating habits while working the night shift. Try and eat within one hour of getting up. Try not to eat right before... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: Yes, along with multiple other symptoms.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Routine exa: At your age- a yearly physical exam and routine blood work by your family doctor should suffice.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: You can still be pregnant if you have a period.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
See your OB: It could be just irregular periods- for which there are many causes but you should follow up with your family doctor or ob/gyn.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
More info: Are you pregnant or nursing ? If not, it is important to follow up with your family doctor for any changes is on your breasts or nipples.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Follow up: You need to follow up with a family doctor to have urine tests and vaginal cultures to make sure you don't have an std.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: You should be concerned for stds if you are having unprotected intercourse. You cannot prevent disease with birth control pills.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: D diner is not a definitive test and can be elevated for different reasons. The ct of the chest rules out a pe in your lungs but not a DVT in your leg... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Rarely: Very rarely would you need surgery for constipation- unless it is causing an obstruction. Make sure to take fiber supplements daily, increase your wat... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: Sounds like its what you are eating. You may be lactose intolerant. Try stoping all dairy products and see if your symptoms improve.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Cuff size: If the size of the blood pressure cuff is too big it can cause a falsely low reading- the opposite is also true.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
No: A home pregnancy test will tell you whether or not you are pregnant. It will not tell you where the pregnancy is- in the tube (ectopic) vs in the uter... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Nothing: There are no medications or use at 22 yrs of age to grow taller.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Could be: You may just have irregular periods- lots of things can affect them like weight loss and stress. You should ask your ob/gyn.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
See your surgeon: It's important to follow up with your surgeon to see why you are still having pain. You can expect to be in pain after having surgery but it's importa... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Depends: Strokes can cause a large range of effects from returning to normal function all the way to complete paralysis, inability to speak and take care of on... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Most Likely: Most schools want children with lice to be fully treated and lice free before returning to school.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Multiple: There are multiple diet software programs available. The best solution is for a lifestyle change. Start by counting your calories- there are free prog... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Many: There are numerous causes of chest pain including: trauma, heart attack, pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection, pneumonia, pleurisy, shingles, muscle ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Forever: Once you are in menopause - you will be for the rest of your life- you will no longer have periods.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
See your doctor: There are different medications like Griseofulvin that can to take to treat fungus (times capitus) but they need to be given for weeks to months.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
No: That's not too much water for daily intake.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Muscle spasm: It's likely a muscle spasm. Try warm moist heat or massage.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Wait: You should wait until you are feeling better and the infection is cleared up- probably a few days.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Not likely: Simple ovarian cysts are very common and can rupture. Your body will usually resorb the fluid on its own and it shouldn't cause any harm to an unborn... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
No: It shouldn't asversely affect the surgery or the outcome but you should discuss all of your concerns with your surgeon prior to the operation.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
No Q-tips: Don't put anything into your ear to try and scratch it- you are more likely to do more harm than good. Go to your doctor so they can look directly in... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
No help: Unfortunately there is no way for you to increase your height. You can gain weight by consuming more calories- especially more protein and by doing st... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Fluids: Drink lots of fluids to stay well hydrated. It could be a simple cold/flu giving you your symptoms. Try tylenol (acetaminophen) for your headache.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Avoid triggers: Many people with ic notice certain "triggers" or foods that make their symptoms worse- especially acidic foods like orange juice or pasta sauce. Try ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
CBC : A simple blood test- CBC (complete blood count) is used to check initially for anemia. There are other blood tests that are used to check for differen... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Fried foods: Trans fats are the worst types of fats as they raise the bad cholesterol (ldl) and lower the good cholesterol (hdl). Trans fats are commonly found in... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Maybe: It is possible on some drug screens for Phentermine to show up as amphetamine. I usually warn my weight loss patients of this and write them a letter... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
1200mg: 1200mg is the daily recommended amount.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Quinn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Quinn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, MI
Graduated 2004MD

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, MI
Graduated 2004MD

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