Dr. Luis Mojicar

Family Medicine
FL
39 years experience male

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Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida, Ohio, Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

53 Answers
34 Agrees
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Healing : This sounds like you had a sprain. Depending on how bad the sprain was, it will take a longer time to heal. Be patient and avoid aggravating activiti... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed...: You should see a Primary Care physician so they can order some lab work, as this can be a thyroid gland issue.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Try: applying warm compresses and try over the counter pain medication. If not better then follow up with a physician.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: You weight is best taken in the morning after you have voided and are undressed. Weigh yourself in one scale only.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow up needed : Hard lump on top of head could be a cyst, you need to have io looked at by a Physician. Specially if it is causing you pain. It is not related to the... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May try: taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin over the counter if you are not allergic to them, stay hydrated, rest. If not better follow-up with your Phys... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
This could: be due to inflammation of the sinus mucosa. Try using Normal Saline nasal spray and Flonase nasal spray over the counter. If not better, you need to s... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need follow-up: If continues need to see a Physician. Try warm salt water gargles.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May need follow up: Keep area dry and clean, try putting over the counter antibiotic ointment on it. If in the next few days it is not better see a Physician.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Okay : you should be fine. You may have some upset stomach or soft stool. Or may not have any symptoms. Either way you should be taking medications as prescr... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need follow up : if after taking over the counter antacids this does not get better, then you need to see a Gastroenterologist.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May need follow-up: It could be some inflammatory process, like osteoarthritis causing the pain. If this persists, you need to see a Physician.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need medical f/u: You may want to try taking over the counter pain medications before going to sleep, this may improve the morning symptoms.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Metformin: Your OBGYN is able to prescribe Metformin as it is used for other treatments besides Diabetes. It is used to treat Polycystic Ovary Disease. If you ar... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: Cephalexin (Keflex) is a good antibiotic for skin infections.
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A female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: Flonase can help decongest your sinus.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
You can...: take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) . If Asmanex caused it you should not use it anymore. See a Physician if not better.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: This could be your gallbladder. I recommend following up with your Physician.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: You need to avoid aggravating foods. Can take over the counter antacids. But you need to see a Physician to evaluate if you do have an ulcer or not.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow needed : unless you have lifted something or hurt yourself, you should not have this symptom. I would recommend seeing a physician.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need follow-up: This may be your gallbladder. You need to see a physician.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May need follow-up: If you are not able to move the knee fully and are limping when walking, you should see a Physician.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May need follow-up: This sounds like TMJ in which the joint in temporamandibular area gets inflamed causing the muscle to spasm, causing pain and clicking sound. Put warm... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need to see a doctor: Given the amount of time the symptoms are present. You should be evaluated by a doctor so they can determine what the root cause of the problem is and... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: This could be an inflammatory process caused by arthritic changes (ej. osteoarthritis, gout, etc.). Need to see a Physician if not better.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need follow up : things to look for in moles is if they have changed in size, have irregular borders, change in color, or elevation. Also if they itch, bleed. If in do... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Probably : blood. Ice the area, take over the counter pain reliever. If not better need to see a physician.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow up needed: This could be a urinary tract infection. Make sure you are drinking plenty of water. Need to see a Physician.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Could be...: Could be pink eye. You should follow up with a physician. Just to make sure it is nothing else.
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A female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Could be: a muscle spasm. Try warm compresses, take over the counter pain medication. If not better need to follow up with a physician.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: You need to follow-up with a gastroenterologist to see what is causing the symptoms to not go away.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Yes...: It is best not to take any meds. If you can avoid the foods or beverages that cause the stomach symptoms, this would be the ideal prevention plan. But... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Make sure: you are eating healthy and staying hydrated. Give it time. Don't rush it.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Don't think so: The urine output depends on your state of hydration. The more water you drink the more you will urinate. Any doubts see your Physician.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: This could be due to muscle spasms caused by picking up something. Try warm compressess and showers, and over the counter pain relievers. If not bette... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: If you have history of environmental allergies the sinuses are usually congested also fluid could build up behind the tympanic membrane causing ears t... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Depends on...: It will be absorbed in the body the same way, but depending on how low the iron level is, you may need to take the prescription one as this has more m... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow up needed...: You need to see a Urologist as this may be a problem later. This is called Phimosis.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Could be: generalized anxiety, panic attacks. Need to check with Physician to make sure these symptoms are not due to other metabolic problems (thyroid, etc)
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May need follow-up: Could be a Morton's Neuroma, make sure you wear wide toe shoes that have a thick sole. May try massaging the area with warm water. If not netter you ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Rash: This rash can be due to heat or moisture in those areas. Sometimes they go away by themselves and other time you may need to apply clotrimazole cream ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Could be: symptoms of allergies. Try Flonase nasal spray over the counter and maybe Claritin. If not better then need to be evaluated by a Physician.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Tonsil stones: You probably have tonsil stones. You can go to the doctor so they can remove them. In the meantime you can do warm salt water gargles. Most of the tim... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
May need follow-up: This could be a hemorrhoid since you had to force the bowel movement. If it continues you need to see a Physician. Make sure you are eating plenty of... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed....: This could be a lymph node, a cyst, etc. Since it is painful I would recommend you see a Physician.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: You need to be examined by a physician to determine the cause of the pain.
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A member asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Make sure...: the razor is clean. You can try putting some over the counter antibiotic cream. If they don't get better go check with your physician.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Follow-up needed: I recommend putting ice on it and following up at an Urgent Care or a physician. Take over the counter pain relievers if not allergic to them.
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Need Derm followup: Rashes can be caused by multiple things, from allergies due to contact with something your body reacts to (contact dermatitis), eczema, etc. The botto... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Mojicar
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Could be: due to some inflammatory reaction to certain movement that you did. Try talking over the counter pain reliever if you are not allergic to them. If no... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mojicar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Trying to avoid a doctor visit just for a sore thumb. Thanks anyway.
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Universidad Central del Este
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

SHANDS JACKSONVILLE MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1996

Awards

HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

American Academy Family Physicians
American Medical Association
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