Dr. Abdus Khan

Urgent Care
Brandon, FL
32 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
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A male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
You need to see: urologist. It is important to get that spot checked. Although from your description it dont seem like anything too problematic yet the description is ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
I am sorry that you have to deal with headache. Headache is a very common complaints that happens to a lot of people in their life time. So usually he... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
1-2 days.: Even the longer acting antihistamine works not more than 24 hours. Now sometimes the effects that it has produced may continue longer than that but no... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Possible: Stuffy nose means that the nasal tissues are secreting too thick of the discharge and it is blocking the passage. It can also be associated with the t... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Dont worry: Although these creams are not meant for the use per mouth, but the amount that you had will not cause any harm. Please relax and always use some cotto... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Soft tissue: Groin becoming tense at time and getting tingling may mean your soft tissues get stretched. It may not result from any injury but at times with any un... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
It may help: but you need to calm down. Your anxiety need to get better, before your nausea will get better.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Get it checked again: Sometimes yellow material comes out and it may not be pus... is your toe painful, red and increased in size? Yet still you need to get it checked.. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Be cautious: The mucosal thickening is possibly due to infection and needs to be addressed further. Also your family history will matter, if that has cancers in ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Yes it is possible: Usually a viral infection stay in the body around a week. But plenty of viruses stay longer than that. They may stay upto two weeks and in some circum... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
See a doctor.: Although the skin may become numb after an injury and may stay numb for upto a day or so, it is still better to get checked. I hope that it is the in... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Get the help. : No one deserves to go through what you are writing it. Emotional abuse is hard to prove but still is unacceptable. You need to think at this age would... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Usually not: Pleural effusion usually stays without symptoms unless t is moderate. Even then it should not make you feel cold, but can make you feel tired. Try t... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Warm soaks.: Sometimes moist heat can open it up and it will be OK. Take care of your grandpa.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Need more info: Your numbers don't help ascertain what is going on. This value of eos can not be placed ion high category. Eos usually become high otherwise in allerg... Read More
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Incomplete descripti: Did you have a radiological test like CT scan which was read by radiologist like that. It may mean nothing significant or may mean some inflammation.... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Any bleeding need: to be checked further. Only after knowing the origin, we can ascertain that it may be benign and you need not to worry. I would recommend a pelvic ex... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Takes time. : Zyvox (linezolid) is a good antibiotic but your problem with prostrate will require a few days to settle. Hopefully in 3 to 5 days. Other options ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
No: Robitussin (guaifenesin) AC is a controlled substance and requires a triplicate prescription..
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
It is not uncommon: to have a lower sided back pain with the urinary tract infection. Drink plenty of fluids and dont hold urine for longer periods of time. Good luck.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Infection: most likely it is getting infected and you need to see either your primary care of ophthalmologhist. Take care.
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A female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
No: It is not DVT. If the lump is fresh means you noticed it for last few days then you need to check it out. If it was there for long time it could be a... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
We are not there yet: Although alot is going on, but still we are stuck between infectious etiology or altered pain response. Jury is also out on other aspects. The treatm... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Watch it: If you dont have any fever or abdominal pain, then you need to watch it and just be careful. It will resolve in time. Add yogurt and drink water or G... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Minimum 12 hours.: When you are given a shot of Rocephin, (ceftriaxone) usually the drug stays in your body for about 24 hours. So it makes sense to wait for one day bef... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
You may have stretch: your ligament and with exercise it will get better. Dont worry and try exercising yourself with any painkiller that you have at home like aspirin or ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
It may be: quite unrelated event and you may not to worry about it. Or it may be that while lifting weight you have muscle spasm resulting in headache.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
See a doctor: You may need to be x rayed, as the big heavy glass may cause fracture of the bone. Also you have blood collected underneath your nail and it will thro... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Yes you should. : Persistently changing periods sometimes reflect home moral abnormalities and needs to be looked at. I don't think it is going to be a big problem but ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Get further checked: A spot is an easy word when something other than normal is spotted. It may be just a normal thing but still need to be checked further. Dont panic a... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Need to get checked.: You should be checked to localize where this blood is coming from. See OB GYN and get a urine test done to know if you have infection that is causing ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Stretched cord.: Not to worry. With exercise sometimes the spermatic cord gets stretched and gets inflammed. It will go away.
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
It is one of the way: the medicine can be utilized in different ways for different ailments and conditions. Yes it can be taken as one week in and three weeks off for some ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Yes: Although it should precede with some fever and sneezing, but in some people it can develop almost overnight. You may have allergy issue and the infe... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Need examination: Normal life events should not cause any such issues. Please see an OB/GYN for examination. If there is pain, then you may have to go quick as it may b... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
No worries.: Blood contains proteins in it and they serve very important purpose. There is an upper limit for the proteins to be in the blood and it is usually fro... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
See a cardiologist: Your symptoms are much more than explained by costochondritis. You need to get a bit detailed evaluation by a cardiologist before dismissing it as mer... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Watch it for now. : I would for you to watch it for now if you don't have pain, fever or abdominal pain. Sometimes there may be mild inflammation or something giving you ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
No. : Slight leak in mitral valve can last for decades. So no need to worry before hand. All we recommend that younger to get that checked every year and se... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Steroids to avoid: Please see your doctor. We try to spare steroid use on face unless we are sure of the the diagnosis. It seems that you may have a viral infection and ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Any fever or : Difficulty breathing will make it enough severe to see your doctor. If it is going on for few weeks then may be it is due to allergies. Still I woul... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
You need to go to: emergency room. Although most of your symptoms can happen with gastroenteritis or food poisoning, but your history and medications are making me think... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Usually not: a cold or similar viral infection does not last for more than a couple of weeks. If your symptoms are there for 6 years then it is not cold. It may be... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Avoid expired meds: Expiry date means that these drugs are tested for that much time and was considered to hold the same efficacy as the tablets on the first day of manuf... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
4 to 6 weeks. : Peptic ulcer disease is fairly common and with treatment it tends to stay at bay for long period of time. NSAID group is notoriously famous in casing ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Get it checked. : Green spot on umblibis and the breast area that attuned become shiny may be nothing to worry about. But it is very important to get it checked by a de... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Relax. It will fade.: Most likely because of pressure you developed bruises. It will change colors and finally will fade away. It should stay painless and should not turn ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
It will heal: Although it is painful at times but it would heal by itself. Take it easy and you can apply otc toothache cream. It will take the pain away till it he... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Relax: With that kind of hardware and operation people have strange feelings. Rest assured nothing is going to come out. There may be some swelling and it wi... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 32 years experience
Take it easy. : At times a small blood vessel can pop inside the finger and make it hurt. Slowly the blood gets absorbed and the pain will go away completely. Other ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
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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