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Dr. Timothy Beck

Internal Medicine
Clayton, GA
21 years experience male

Locations

Office

Clayton, GA

Address

106 Surrey Lane, Clayton, GA
Directions

About

Bio

I am a Board Certified Internist with over 10years experience with inpatient, outpatient and nursing home care. I listen, care and do what I can with the people who trust me with their care.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

General Practice

Preventive Medicine

Licenses

United States: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

183 Answers
235 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: If you have blood in your stool you may want to speak to your gi doc. Presumably you have an issue since you are already have a "gi doc"
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Get examined: If you are scared, it is reasonable to get an examination by that alone. Your symptoms of bruising need to be evaluated as they could be a sign of som... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Maybe: I do believe that your stomach gets smaller if you acclimate it to smaller meals and prolonged periods of fasting. It will also make you feel more ful... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Dermatitis: This could be perioral dermatitis or sometimes a yeast infection can be present. First line of therapy is to not to irritate it. A topical low-med pot... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Need internist: you need to be evaluated for this issue soon. This could be several issues like diabetes, thyroid, gall bladder or depression.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Calories: increased calorie intake is the only way to gain weight. If you are having trouble maintaining or gaining weight, you may want to be examined to make ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Need exam: You need to be examined and possible have blood work like a cbc.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Get examined: You may need to be seen to make sure you have not damaged your knee. If nothing else, you can be seen and given a treatment plan for getting better in... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Get evaluation.: If you are growing at this age you need to be seen immediately and have a hormone workup.
A female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Not likely: This was either old dried blood or old hard ear wax. I would be careful using a qtip to clean ears.
A female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: Sounds like your blood pressure is low. This is most commonly dehydration unless you are on a blood pressure medication. Drink water till your urine t... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Potentially: You may need a metabolic workup from a physician based on your question. There are several things that could make you stop menstruating and they need ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Probably: Pain and cramping can be an issue related to menstruation. If this continues, you may need to be seen to help mediate the symptoms.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Premature cell: A blast is a developing white blood cell and matures into a functional cell. It sounds like there where minimal blast which is probably a good sign co... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
See surgeon: let the surgeon that performed the surgery take a look at it and give you advice on what is going on.
A female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Muscle spasm: This likely a muscle spasm and would most likely benefit from a trigger point injection. Of course, after you have been examined and that is determine... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Concerning: I would get an examination from a primary care physician to discern whether or not this is something to be worried about. Most likely okay but your sy... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Return to clinic: You need to return to the clinic that gave you the medication and tell them what you are experiencing. It is very important for you to take the medica... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Trapezius spasm?: This sounds like your trapezius is spasming. Very common and very uncomfortable. You may need a trigger point injection or PT to help with this proble... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
See Ob/GYn: You may need to follow with your gyn or pcp. Sounds like you may have a yeast infection and probably need to be examined since you have had surgery re... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Alcohol: put some alcohol in your ear to displace the water and then it will evaporate. However, the water you are speaking of my be behind your eardrum and mu... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Likely okay: If the blood has stopped you are likely okay. However, according to the severity of the trauma you may need to seek medical attention.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: there is natural variability with your blood pressure and the machines that record it you are well within the range of natural variability. Check your... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Couple of things: This could be from pulling a muscle in between your ribs or it may be reflux disease due to what you ate for lunch. Try Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibu... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: However, it can definitely cause heartburn
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Sounds serious.: I cannot tell you what is going on by this message but I do think you should seek medical attention if the problems are undiagnosed or new.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Nasal antihistamine: There are meds specifically for this. Nasal antihistamines are available and work. Afrin works but its use must be limited to 3 days.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Infection: He may have an underlying infection that is causing intermittent symptoms. Prompt medical evaluation would be appropriate.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Speak to dentist: Follow the instructions related to post surgical care but if not clear ask the person who actually did the procedure. He should let you know exactly w... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Possible: You are not likely pregnant but not impossible. Use ibuprofen and see if the cramping resolves. Get pregnancy test in about a month to make sure you a... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Depends on height: google BMI calculator and input your height and weight. Ideally your BMI should be 25.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Maybe asthma: The #1 symptoms of asthma is chronic cough. You may need a test to determine whether you have asthma or not. Antihistamine should stop the cough if it... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Irritated: Sounds like your upper airway is irritated. This is usually from an obvious event like inhaling toxic gas or smoke injury or most commonly from an upp... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Potentially: If you have an underlying issue like heart disease then emotionally stress can trigger chest pain or a heart attack. Asthma can be effected by emotion... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
See MD: Not sure what of what you are describing. however, I would have this looked at by your primary care MD.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Take care of yoursel: Maintain a healthy weight. exercise 3-4 times a week. quit smoking and limit alcohol consumption to 2 drinks a day if any.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Infected cyst: This may be an infected cyst. You will need to be seen and possible have it removed. They can get infected and it sounds like yours may be getting inf... Read More
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yeast: sounds like a yeast infection. This needs to be examined and treated to make sure that it is actually a yeast infection and medicine can be prescribed
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Need treatment: if your having that much difficulty you need to get help. There is medication and therapies that can help you greatly.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Seek help: You need to seek help immediately either from the ER or a psychiatrist if you are already seeing on.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Not likely: MRI imaging takes too much time to get good images of the lung. It is difficult to hold your breath for 20 minutes. However, there may be something on... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
See pcp: Start drinking plenty of water now and get into you pcp to make sure you are not too dehydrated and they will help you figure what is going on.
A female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Infestation: It sounds like the couch may have an infestation with mites. May need to fumigate couch or get another one.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Several: You may have pelvic inflammatory disease. You need to be examined by your primary physician with a possible referral to GYN.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: You can have nausea, vomiting, headache, visual problems, stiff or painful neck.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Scalp infection: You may have a scalp infection or another issue like inflammation. I recommend that you get it looked at to determine the best treatment.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Check your bmi: go online and check your bmi. Google bmi caculator. Your optimal bmi is 25. 25-30 is okay and probably optimal for pregnancy. Drop your weight till y... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Virus: Sounds like you may have a viral infection. If this persist more than 48 hours or more symptoms develop you may need to be seen. Try gargling salt wat... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Rhinitis: Sounds like you may have nasal drainage and congestion. Try a nasal flushing system to see if it improves or an antihistamine like Claritin.

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May 18, 2015
Dr. Timothy Beck is an excellent physician, very knowledgeable,passionate, and on the top of his field. He is a great value to the people of GA, and to the family of health tap
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Mar 27, 2016
Our experiences with Dr. Beck have been stellar on each and every occasion. As we approach our senior years we take great comfort in knowing he has our back!
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Nov 26, 2015
He answered a question that needed to be answered at the time that it wad needed. He help calmed down my mind
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you.. I do have a previously diagnosed slipped disc in lower back. These are mainly stretching exercises, so didn't think they would aggravate
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much my pcp was out and I wasn't sure what to do. He concurs just to be on the safe side, thank you so much for giving your time.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you. Will do. Living/working in Mongolia. Difficult to see qualified medical doctor about this. Could be cellulitus.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, GA
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

Greenville Hospital system

Awards

Most Influential, First Place, Georgia - Spring
2015
Thought Leader, Third Place, Atlanta Region - Spring
2015
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