Dr. Patricia Allamon

Family Medicine
Irving, TX
19 years experience female

Locations

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Irving, TX

Address

7400 north MacArthur, Irving, TX
Directions

About

Bio

I am a Texas family doctor. I love my dogs and family. I enjoy yoga, sunshine, and my patients.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

66 Answers
57 Agrees
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Two things: 1. The gel takes several minutes to absorb. 2. We do prescribe pill forms, so it is not toxic in the amount you were exposed to. This is a... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Anxiety: It's is safe to take a second pill. But it sounds like the meds are not working as well because you have been on them a long time. I think your brain ... Read More
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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Sugar!: Excellent question! I don't know what medications you are taking, but if they are by mouth, it's because you need to be strictly fasting. However, if ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Specific pain: This is a very specific pain you describe. If the injury with the bull happened more than 2 weeks ago, and you still have this severity of pain it is ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Turn up the heat: It's probably a backed up gland. Try putting a warmed up wet washcloth (don't burn your eye) as often as you can. This should unblock it. If it doesn'... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Night sweats: Can be caused by hormones, infections, workout supplements, prescription medications, caffeine, and stress. You can try a portable fan near you, and a... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Penile burning: could be and STI. The symptoms you describe may be HSV2 or herpes. The quicker youare treated, the better. Please proceed to a dr or STI clinic.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Chlamydia?: Did you take the azithromycin for chlamydia? If you did, then that is the cause of the bleeding. Also, if your partner tests positive, then you may ha... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Doubtful: Implantation bleeding is often confused as a light period. It actually a drop or two of bright blood 6-7 days after you ovulate. And that's all you ge... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Late: I suggest you take another pregnancy test and schedule an appointment with your PCP or gyn to discuss these issues.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Yes and no: Yes, you may use icyhot in moderation because it is topical and not fully absorbed. BUT, if you overuse it, it can get to the baby. If it were me, and... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Leakage: It sounds like if you have a leak during an erection, your erection goes down?? So, some men have a little leak when they get an erection due to excit... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Surgical questions: I'm not sure, if I were in your position I would write a list of every question I think of in the meantime and address them at a pre-operative visit.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Vp shunt: I highly recommend you call your neurosurgeon who cares for your shunt.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Biliary reflux : If you have been diagnosed with this, then you may know it is similar to gastric (stomach) reflux. We believe risk factor include alcohol use, caffein... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Tmj/temporalis: i know you don't want to jump the gun. The temporalis muscles is a common source of a 'knot' , muscle tension, and even migraine. I suggest you look ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Bleeding : yes, breakthrough bleeding or abnormal bleeding is very common with progesterone
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Brain matters : If someone needs fluid drained from the brain, the most common diagnosis is hydrocephalus.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Monistat: Short answer: yes. The ovule is designed to be extremely thick and sticky to remain in your vagina several days. Just leave it be, your body will tak... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Lots of symptoms : I think your implied question is 'what should I do?" 1. Make an appointment with your doctor 2. Remain calm 3. Rest at night 4.Drink 64 ounces of wate... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Coughing: Coughing is due to an irritation of your air passages. The causes are infection, allergies, inflammation, medications, reflux, or asthma. Please see a... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Griseofulvin: 5-7 days To leave through your urine, liver, and feces
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Infection: We all touch our face and mouth thousands of times a day. If this hasn't changed with lotion, lip balm, etc, then it is likely an infection. A yeast i... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
2 weeks: Hi! Wait 2 weeks to take a pregnancy test. If it is negative, take another in one week. If that one is negative, take one more in a week. If still neg... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Barely visible : if your hcg is normal, don't despair yet. The embryo can be BARELY visible at this stage. I don't know what your doctor's plan is, but the embryo and ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Incision : It's is possible that if the abscesses are occurring at her incision site, that she has what we call a granuloma. This is an area of chronic inflammat... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Pep vs Prep: If you cannot find out his HIV status and he ejaculated in your mouth, then PEP is a reasonable option. If you find out he is HIV+, the definitely. If... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Oh boy : Could be shingles? The sooner your are treated, the better. Please see a doctor.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Plan b!: Don't despair! Plan b is a very high dose hormone and will mess up your periods and moods for a bit. PLEASE stick with your pill.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Don't worry!: If it's not getting bigger, give it another month. The tongue and its taste buds do weird stuff all the time. Follow up with a PCP or ENT if enlarging... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Lymph nodes : Please follow up with your doctor to recheck your lymph nodes. You don't want to mess around with those.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Well...: This could be your- stomach, intestine, lung, spleen, muscle, or ribs. That's pretty much what I can narrow it down to without an exam. If you get wor... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Bone or lymph node??: Hi! This is one of two things. This is your bone which could be inflamed. BUT, if these are lymph nodes, this could be CANCER. Please see a doctor of ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Chest pain : hi! There are a lot of causes of chest pain on the right. Without a proper exam, I think your pain is probably muscular or even gastrointestinal. If i... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Thrush : Based on your picture and your story, you have thrush. You should not worry, but this will require medications from your doctor. Please schedule a vis... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Still there: If it's still there, a doctor's visit is preferred to a video chat. Especially if it's still there.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Sinus : You may follow up with your doctor to be re-examined, or see an ENT for another opinion. If you are a smoker, by chance, quitting will decrease your r... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Hormones: The depo shot and the coil both contain progestin hormones. Your body is confused. If your are extra concerned, see your doctor, but you probably need... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Eyeball awareness: Cataract surgery is considered a very low risk, day surgery procedure. You don't necessarily need 5 days, but that's up to you, your job, and your doc... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Agree with ophthalmologist if I’m your insurance. From me personal story, an additional issue was caught, and glasses are much better.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
The up to date wound guidelines are to clean the wound when it occurs with peroxide or soap and water. After that, daily with soap and water. Neospori... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Yeast: Yeast grows in warm, moist climates I.e. The vagina, groin, armpits, under the breast, and in the mouth. A healthy immune system can fight off yeast, ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Risk overall is low. Things that increase your risk are smoking and long term daily alcohol intake, higher age than you( 60s or later) The symptoms o... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Ignore: B12 deficiency is common. Please eat or supplement your B12z.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Did you clean it?: Unlikely. If the dog has worms or has been eating feces, he can pass them. But if he is well cared for by his owner, and not homeless, he is probably ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
4ever: Maybe a week or two. It has to enhance your baby's natural microbiome. Try 'baby' pear or Apple juice on a temporary basis. It contains sorbitol which... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Your tsh is too low and you circulating hormones are too high. It can cause to have symptoms of sweats, Tremor/ shakiness, heart racing. I recommend ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
I recommend you notify your surgeon. Until then, ice and compression. If there is redness, warmth, red streaking or you start to get fever and chills ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
It does sound like one , and is not a cause to concern. You may want confirmation by a doctor or dentist. When they get big and unbearable, an oral su... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Patricia Allamon
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Mucocele: A small painless bump that has clear fluid and you can pop just might be a Mucocele. I have no idea why it triggers a flare of your cold sore, but inf... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Allamon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Allamon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Feb 13, 2015
I heart this doctor!
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) Thank you, will get some antibiotics. Thanks for peace of mind!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you , so I'm not allowed to eat crab meat ?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! thanks but i think pt mightve been what messed up my knee

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, TX
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

CONROE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

Founding Rx Editor, First Place, National - Winter
2015

Affiliations

Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Houston Methodist
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