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Dr. Abdus Khan

Urgent Care
Brandon, FL
31 years experience male

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Bio

I did my residency training in Internal Medicine from Queens NY, and then settled in Florida. Have a long experience as Primary care physician and then as Urgent care Physician.

Specialties
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Urgent Care

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Urdu

Doctor Q&A

197 Answers
71 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No not neccesarily: The pain that starts at the back and goes down to the ankle most likely is due to the nerve irritation. It means that your nerve is pressed, but you m... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Yes. It will help: Valsalva is going to help you and is beneficial. Do it a few times a day. It will help drain the fluid from the ear and will improve your symptoms. ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No: there are a lot of viruses that can cause myocarditis or the inflammation of the outer muscles of the heart. Usually these are some unusual viruses. S... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Don't guess. : if you had your periods on time then more chances are that you may be Ok. Still if you missed your period then get yourself checked. The symptoms that... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Need to see a doctor: A rash can be from varied sources and if you dont get it diagnosed, it will not get treated the right way. It would be beneficial for you to see a do... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
You should consult: an endocrinologist. These are also called hormone and diabetes specialists
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No relax...: At your age people think you should not have any sickness. I think you are just stressed and need to relax. You have been tested for UTI and it is neg... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Not as per your : History. If you had an accident 4 days ago and since then you are able to hold a job and besides headache have no other symptoms, then most likely yo... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Palpitation: It may not be something really bad... but it is prudent to get an opinion from heart doctor. Young people could have an arrhythmia that can be life th... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No telling: Hold his hand and be kind, he don't have much longer... I hope that he does not suffer much. It is not easy to see our loved ones suffer. I feel sorry... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Yes: Generally the pacemakers are getting more and more specialized. MRI compatibility is another hoop that some of the pacemakers have climbed. Advisa pm ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Emergency Department: Although your cough is there for quite sometime, but if you are having trouble breathing while talking and chest pain, then you need to go to ER. Em... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
It will get better: Since you have been examined and were told that your ears look alright, I can assure you that it will get better. Usually after a viral illness or upp... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Paternity checkup: It is not the best way to predict. As it will just a be a wild guess, with a 50% chances of scoring either way. Get a paternity check up.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Pain causes nausea: Sinus headache can cause nausea especially when it is associated with post nasal drip.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Not common: Although it can happen, but is not a common occurrence. I would look into other causes of headache by getting a detailed history and pattern of headac... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No: It is unusual to have a bruise by simply sleeping on your arm. You need to get it checked out.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Eating small: and frequent meals could be one of the ways you control your post pradial or after food blood sugar. ALso changing the contents of the food and adding... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Get checked. : Coughing up phlegm for sometimes may be an ongoing allergies issues or viral infection. Upset stomach and other factors may be part of that illness bu... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Dont worry: Nothing happens with small amount of silicon and with one time exposure. People who work for year with silica then develop this condition called silic... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Not to worry: Usually it is not anything that you should be much concerned. These are lymphnodes and at times get active when either you are exposed to a viral illn... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No one knows for: sure. Usually fibroids dont turn cancerous, but it is not possible to guess on the basis of symptoms. Fibroids cause pain and heavy periods and make... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
See OB GYN: Hormonal imbalance, stress or if you are sexually active then possible pregnancy related issues could be there. Need to see OB GYN so these possibilit... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Muscles and bones: Soft tissues are the skin and all the structures around the bones. Hard tissues are mostly bones. So examples of soft tissue injuries is plenty, Spain... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Further evaluation.: If your glands swell up frequently and you develop cold sores and fatigued, these are the signs that your immune system is under stress or is busy fig... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
See GYN: let a GYN check you out. It is not the texture that tells the whole story.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
No: there is no perfectly safe time. The only perfectly safe contraceptive method is abstinence. The chances become less in the last part of the cycle but... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
He is right: those osteophyte removal are very tricky. First they are there because of some degeneration or precious injury and to some represent a protection reac... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Water is healthy. : So both cold and hit will give you same effect regardless. In warm weather drinking cold water has an added benefit of cooling you down. Similarly in ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Get them checked.: Usually it is not something problematic, but the male patients also can have cancers. Try over the counter antihistamine cream and if it does not hel... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Get the work up done: A high blood pressure in itself may not be the reason for rejection. There are two different aspects that you need to be concerned. One, if your kidn... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Most likely no worry: A healthy stomach will take care of it and you need not to worry about it.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
You are on right : Track. Cutting junk and exercise makes your health better. No need to worry about the weight at this point. Try increasing the walk. Periodic examin... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Need to get checked.: Although it does not sound anything bad yet it is advisable to get checked by your primary Doctor.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Need to see your doc: I am sorry that you had to face this issue. Dear tick can result in infection that has far reaching complications and needed to be treated appropriate... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
It is needed: for about 6 weeks in total. The toe must be inline and and had the bone forming a callous. This way now the boot will keep it straight as well as give... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Injury requires rest: Hot and cold compresses and time will take care of it. No worries for a day if the pain is improving.. otherwise see your doctor. I hope you feel bet... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Get yourself checked: although pimples are something that can affect any part of body but with just half a chest is involved you should try to find more by visiting a docto... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
May be...: when you choked on French fries, you must have coughed with vigor. This can cause spasm of the back muscles.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Fluctuating blood: pressure may be a reason. When people are not well hydrated they may feel like that. Avoid caffeinated drinks, chocolate and drink plenty of fluids. ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Not tetanus: Although you may need to be immunized against tetanus, but not for this condition. You have a recurring skin infection that is most likely caused by s... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
It could be...: Hot substances can cause skin blister, so if your skin was exposed to hot water, there is a chance. Please make sure that you exercise caution handli... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Get it checked..: Gallstones can be a problem as well as Pancreas. You need to get checked in the emergency department if the pain is not getting better soon.. soon mea... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
See a doctor to: make sure that dont get the tetanus. Although your symptoms are not likely tetanus, but you need to get checked for that and make sure you are adequat... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Get your blood work: If the spasm is ongoing, you make sure that your blood chemistry is alright. Get to your physician and get some blood work done. Hope that you feel be... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
See your doctor: Catbite does lead to infection and needs to be treated with antibiotics. Dont ignore it.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Just be careful.: The doctor may have a legitimate concern and you should not worry. Make sure you have a chaperon in the room.
A female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Too late to stitch.: If the scab has fallen off from the tear, this means it is a few days old. It is too late for the stitching, and you may not need any stitches. Stil... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Sensitive canal: Your balance apparatus is sensitive to temperature, so anything whether cold or warm relative to your skin get the balance apparatus going. Try to use... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 31 years experience
Yes: Consult the neurosurgeons. They can offer a few modalities for the pain control. Alternatively, a good pain specialist also can help you achieve a l... Read More

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Apr 19, 2015
Dr Abdus Khan is an excellent physician, very knowledgeable,passionate, and on the top of his field. He is a great value to the people of FL, and to the family of health tap
May 29, 2015
Thank you for all you do! Keep up the great job!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so very much for providing a detailed and a very helpful answer. It's great to finally be able to put a name to a condition that most doctors here couldn't exp...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you, Dr. Khan. B12 is in the 800's. I have not had GI testing. ENT said it looks ok. PFTs = "nothing worrisome." Will explore rheumatology.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Doctor Abdus, that makes perfect sense, in the meantime I will continue to use Flonase and the Meclizine. Thank you for your response.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Pakistan
MD

Residency

QUEENS HOSPITAL CENTER

Awards

Most Influential, Second Place, Tampa Region - Spring
2015
Thought Leader, First Place, Tampa Region - Spring
2015
Top Urgent Care Specialist, First Place, National - Spring
2015

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
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