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Dr. Karen Pendleton

Preventive Medicine
Shreveport, LA
38 years experience female

Locations

Pair O' Docs Bio-Rejuvenis

Shreveport, LA

Address

6030 Line Avenue, Suite 210, Shreveport, LA
Directions

Fax

(318) 550-0053

About

Specialties
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Preventive Medicine

Anti-Aging Medicine

Holistic Medicine

Integrative Medicine

Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

21 Answers
1 Agree
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Yes and No.: In order to advise my patients on their weight loss journey, I evaluate them from a multi-factorial standpoint: Behavioral Patterns; Food Intake/Energ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Yes it is and needed: In addition to a balance diet of Complex Carbs, Quality Proteins (plant and/or animal) and Essential Fats, a quality MVI (multivitamin) is an importan... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
ManyCauses let'stalk: Weight issues can be multifactorial: Dietary / Food Allergies Hormonal Imbalances Neurotransmitter Imbalances Lifestyle / Behavioral issues Mental / E... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Fish and Fish Oils: Food Sources of Vitamin D: Fish, i.e., salmon, tuna and mackerel Fish liver oils Beef liver Cheese Egg yolks SUNLIGHT (moderation) FYI: Vitamin D... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Eat: Eat more foods that grow on trees and plants and eat less food that is manufactured in plants.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Floaters: Floaters are deposits of various size, shape, consistency, refractive index and motility within the eye's vitreous humor. The common type of floater, ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Mediterranean Diet: A diet rich in leafy green vegetables; cruciferous vegetables; colorful vegetables; fruit; limited animal protein, particularly red meat, so, free-ran... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Evaluation is a must: Weight issues, both weight gain and weigh loss, can be multifactorial: Dietary/Food Allergies Hormonal Imbalances Neurotransmitter Imbalances Lifestyl... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Ignore: With any new exercise / exercise goal(s), always seek approval from your M.D. Consider Hula Hooping!
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Plan B can work: Plan B pills contain a high dose of the active ingredient Levonorgestrel, which is a second generation progestin. Progestins, just like natural Proge... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Based on the amount: If an Intra-ocular Lens Implant becomes displaced, the approach to repair (+/- surgery) depends on several factors. 1. Anterior Chamber vs. Posterior ... Read More
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A 17-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Yes, this can be NL.: Dear Ms. Weaver, This can be a normal finding in young ladies engaging in sexual intercourse for the first time. Typically, the hymen (opening into th... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
This is a normal.: Plan B pills contain a high dose of the active ingredient Levonorgestrel, which is a second generation progestin. Progestins, just like natural Proge... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Isn't likely but...: Plan B pills contain a high dose of the active ingredient Levonorgestrel, which is a second generation progestin. Progestins, just like natural Proge... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Fatigue Factors: Multiple factors can contribute to fatigue: Metabolic Imbalances, Anemia, Thyroid Issues, Cardio-Pulmonary Disease, Deficiencies in Ferritin, Vit. B1... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Efficacy of Plan B: Plan B pills contain a high dose of the active ingredient Levonorgestrel, which is a second generation progestin. Progestins, just like natural Proge... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
H2O & Essential Oils: After an intense workout, the muscles experience lactic acid accumulation. This can contribute to muscular aches/pain/soreness. In order to help allev... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Vision improvement can occur with dietary changes regarding metabolic and hormonal balance. And, vision improvement can occur with the addition of con... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Don't be nervous!: Plan B pills contain a high dose of the active ingredient Levonorgestrel, which is a second generation progestin. Progestins, just like natural Proge... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Diet, Vit. D & Sun: Vitamin D3 from a quality company; Load with 10,000 IU for at least 4-6 weeks, then re-test. FYI: Vitamin D (more than just a vitamin) is considered ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Pendleton
Preventive Medicine 38 years experience
Retinal Migraine: Retinal migraine (also known as ophthalmic migraine, visual migraine and ocular migraine) is a retinal disease often accompanied by migraine headache ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Aug 22, 2015
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Sep 3, 2015
deyar
HealthTap member
Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) Thanks, that is kind of what i had in mind. This is perfect.
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) thank u Dr karen
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tulane University School of Medicine, LA
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

L.S.U. Eye Center, New Orleans, LA
Completed 1993
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