Dr. John cuong Doan

Family Medicine
Charlotte, NC
20 years experience male

Locations

Central Care Clinic

Charlotte, NC

Address

1520 Lyon Ct, Charlotte, NC, United States
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

7047021753

Insurances accepted

Medicaid

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

Medicare

CIGNA Health Care

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

Graduated from Medical College of Georgia and completed residency in Richmond, Virginia. Has worked as a hospitalist for 10 years at several hospitals near Charlotte, North Carolina. Now owns a primary care practice in Charlotte.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: North Carolina

Languages spoken

Vietnamese

Doctor Q&A

1.5K Answers
817 Agrees
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes they are bound : by the same HIPAA rules and regulations as all other healthcare providers. At least in the USA they are.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You can use: exercise and meditation to treat depression. You can use behavioral therapy such as talking sessions with a licensed psychotherapist or psychologist.... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
I would consider: pregnancy test at least 1 week after your late period, if your period never came. The longer you wait the more sensitive the pregnancy test becomes. ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Not sure what: initial symptoms or infection you were diagnosed with... Normal blood tests are reassurring. With upper respiratory infections sometimes the lymph no... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Interesting, you may: have neurovascular issues. May need to see a neurologist if your cardiovascular workup appeared normal. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Recommend to make: a visit with healthcare provider locally to get a thorough examination and diagnosis. You may have patella tendonitis, rupture or patelllafemoral sy... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
If you wait: another 24 hours and nothing happens, or just mild irritation of stomach and loose stools which go away, then you got away with eating 5-day-old lefto... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Twisting motion: followed by injury to the knee likely points to meniscal injuries. Though it is hard to really damage the cartilage in your knee (meniscus) with suc... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You need to get: to a healthcare provider for proper examination and diagnosis. Nerve entrapment issues are sneaky and hard to diagnose sometimes. It may or my not h... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Insulin resistance: not only affects how your insulin functions in your bloodstream, it also affects the chain of events that stimulates your liver to release stored suga... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Short answer is yes: including (off the top of my head) keppra, lamictal, and Topamax. Depakote may cause some heavy bleeding but it's rare. Dilantin is not known to cau... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes and: if you want another baby then expect to conceive again. If you do not want to get pregnant right away then protect yourselves. Happy hunting!!
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You need to see: a healthcare provider for proper examination and diagnosis followed by treatment for your condition. You likely have a serious infection along with a... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes any: HealthTap provider can help you on a live consult at any time. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap.
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes you: can to avoid gastritis. Also eat something before taking Vibramycin. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You could have an: early form of stomach virus or bug, or it could be anxiety related. You are welcome to drink lots of water and monitor your temperature as well as yo... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Ibuprofen, acetamino: phen, or low dose aspirin. Avoid high dose aspirin or ibuprofen due to their gastrointestinal upset side effects. I would go see a healthcare provide... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Get tested for: .. infections. The most likely reason for your vaginal itching and abnormal discharge is bacterial infection. There is also a chance you have a sexua... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Have you been seen: by Urologist? It sounds like this problem should have been addressed since you were younger, as it's not normal for any child who has been toilet trai... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
No the only thing: known to be fairly safe is Monistat vaginal cream during pregnancy. Please be care ful and let your OB-GYN doctor know what you are taking to relieve... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Almonds: as much: as you would like at your age. However you may need to be concerned about your cholesterol if you start eating all almonds you can find. Even if the ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
It depends: on whether the high potassium level is because of kidney disease, medications (like lisinopril and losartan for BP or potassium supplements), endocrin... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Check a pregnancy: test. If negative, wait a week and check it again. You need at least 2. The bleeding associated with pregnancy in the first trimester is almost alw... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
When in doubt: just check pregnancy test again. And if you are still late and first pregnancy test was negative, check it again in 1 week. But it is not likely that... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason, so hang on for the ride. Irregular periods and spotting are affected by many different factors, including age (if approachin... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Are you a : Diabetic or have some immune problem or poor circulation in your feet? If any of the above is true, then I am worried that you may have a joint or bon... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Could be Bartholin's: cyst, or a infected lesion. Please see a healthcare provider and get it diagnosed properly.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Most pink eye is: viral and should not cause too much concern. If it carries on and is starting to get more irritating, with the cruds and heavy crusting, then wash th... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Not sure what your: question is but make sure you have another method of protection while you are on no pills or just starting to take new pills. The first month after s... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
These are: expected changes for normal pregnancy. At 37 weeks you are almost full term and your baby will be coming sooner. Enjoy the journey. Talk to your OB... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
It is possible..: .. but more likely it is likely the course of the cold itself can alter your Circadian rhythm a bit. Or if you have been taking medicines to help wit... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Clarification needed: Does this patient have high thyroid on treatment, or low thyroid on replacement thyroid hormone therapy? Most of these symptoms seem unrelated and co... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Please double check: your pregnancy test with a healthcare provider. If you are lactating (and you are not nursing an infant) and have weight gain, chances are pretty goo... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Not sure if you mean: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) worse than Alinia in side effects? Both give you gastrointestinal upset symptoms, but jitteriness and insomnia... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Follow the plan: since OCPs have a distinct regulation mode to get your body to behave as it should. Some irregular bleeding may occur in the beginning of the OCP in ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You may need to: check for a vaginal infection. If there are no other symptoms, such as vaginal itching, odor, etc. then you may be starting irregular spotting/ peri... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You may have: ethmoid sinusitis and not maxillary or sphenoid sinusitis, the latter which would cause more fever, pressure sensation in the face and/or headaches. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Not sure what your: question is. Are you asking what is a safe commuting time for someone with your work schedule? That depends on how tired you are and how likely you ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You may have: kyphosis or scoliosis, depending on the angle of the curve. Either is an abnormal curvature of the vertebral spine column that will worsen with time ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Maybe infectious: or maybe hormonal. Abnormal hair loss may be related to a scalp infection (fungal or alopecia or dry scalp seborrheic keratosis) or hormonal effect (... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
You may need to: wait a bit longer for sinus infections to improve. They are notoriously hard to treat completely, sometimes taking up to 3 weeks of antibiotics and s... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Not likely if...: you just ended your cycle, albeit prematurely from your history. I would be worried if you missed your period entirely, not if it only lasted 3 days... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
When in doubt: just check pregnancy test. And if you are still not bleeding normally and first pregnancy test was negative, check it again in 1 week. But it is not ... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
I would think so: Hepatitis viruses, just like other viruses, require a living host to survive, but all they need is a few white blood cells or proteins to travel from ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Most likely negative: results are negative results, and indeterminate sandwiched between 2 negatives likely count as negative too. Experts recommend waiting beyond the 3 m... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
I would check at: least 2 pregnancy tests, 1 week apart, to make sure you are not pregnant.. at least until you have your regular periods. And if you are not pregnant,... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Not sure what your: question is. Are the headaches related to your periods? It is possible, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PDD) formerly known as PMS can produce headac... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Need to be examined: first hand by experienced clinician. Like most skin lesions, visualization and palpation are important parts of the diagnostic process. Please see a... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
When in doubt: just check pregnancy test. And if you are still not bleeding normally and first pregnancy test was negative, check it again in 1 week. Your higher ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Nerve pain usually: comes from nerve impingement or inflammation. It will be hard to figure out how this happened to you. Sometimes it is from a back injury, and someti... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Oct 22, 2015
Dr. Doan is practical, knowledgeable and a great asset to medicine. He is the kind of doctor you want to care for your Family, a true Family Medicine Physician.
HealthTap member
Nov 26, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
HealthTap member
Nov 26, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
HealthTap member
This saved my life. Thank you. Feeling it ! My Dr. is aware of my weight loss for personal health. Going to meds 6 days wk. Then recheck in 3 wks. Hate the jitters and heart race. Still determined to...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I took Orlistat for a couple of days as a fat inhibitor. I thought it might have caused the orange (also oily), & stopped it at least yesterday but still have oily orang...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! You have been the only person to give me any idea as to what my issue might be. My gyno said she had no idea so will try to get 2nd opinion. I don't think uti, so probab...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, GA
Graduated 2003MD

Residency

CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER-LINCOLN
Completed 2015

Residency

IREDELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC
Completed 2010

Residency

Central Care Clinic
Completed 2015

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Charlotte Region - Fall
2015
Thought Leader, Second Place, North Carolina - Fall
2015
Top Family Physician, Second Place, North Carolina - Fall
2015

Affiliations

AAFP
SHM, ACP
North Carolina Academy Of Family Physicians
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