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Dr. Dennis Ruditser

Internal Medicine
Naples, FL
10 years experience male

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Office

Naples, FL

Address

Naples, FL
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Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Florida, New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

40 Answers
8 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Blister.: It is difficult to know what this is exactly without personally seeing it. It seems like you are describing a blister of some sort. Is it inflamed a... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Side cramps: Ask yourself if you recently injured that area? Any bruising there? Have you recently done any strenuous activity? If so, it could simply be cramps a... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
2nd hand smoking: Are you referring to second hand smoke? If so it is difficult to know exactly what the equivalent is in terms of how many cigarrette you inhaled, non... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Gastritis: Gastritis typically does not cause hunger. In fact it usually causes the opposite: ●Pain in the upper belly ●Feeling bloated, or feeling full after ea... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Hypothyroidism?: You should have your thyroid checked as perhaps this can be symptoms of hyperthyroidism. Your doctor can do a basic blood test to look for other prob... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Lipoma?: Are you able to feel exactly where this "fat armpit" begins and ends? If so, are you able to move it around or is it in a fixed position? Doesn't feel... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Bladder pain: Hard to say exactly what this is, but you should have your urine tested for a UTI, or urinary stones. Any blood seen in the urine? Do you get sharp,... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Not at all: No they are all, as you said PPI's and appear to provide similar relief. Some are more expensive than others and drug companies would like you to bel... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Yes: This is a normal heart rate and blood pressure. Atenolol as I am sure you know is a beta blocker and will slow your heart rate down and decrease your... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Possible: Have you tried a new makeup product or remover? This does sound like an allergy or contact dermatitis of some sort. I would recommend changing to a ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Insomnia: Steroids can cause insomnia, emotional lability, and depression. When did you first start feeling that you else rent able to sleep? Speak to your doct... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Biliary disease.: You're doctor is looking for evidence of cholecystitis (infection of the gallbladder) or any obstruction in the bile ducts. Cholecystitis can occur w... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Not known to do so.: Pepcid (famotidine) or any PPI is not known to affect menstrual cycles or interact with other medications that do. I am also not aware of them being ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Need more info: This is a very general question. First off where are you having bleeding? If you are referring to menstruation then I would ask if this is coinciding ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Hello: Swallowing metal shavings would not end up in your blood stream and therefore would not be in your bladder. That being said, you should be evaluated ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
???: I would need significantly more information as I do not understand your question. Regardless, children of any age began to learn from their parents h... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Sounds to be serious: Is she having any chest pain and/or SOB? I would be concerned for a cardiac issue. This sounds to be an emergency. I would immediately take her to ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Advice: Are you experiencing any burning, itching, increased frequency of urination, or pain when urinating? If so then I recommend that you see your primary ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Skin lesion: How long has it been there? Has it changed in size,shape, or color? I would suggest not touching it as it can aggravate the site and possibly cause an... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Neuropathic pain: Sounds like a neuropathic pain (pain originating from a nerve tract). Typically this is a shooting/stabbing pain. Do you have a history of diabetes? A... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Possible UTI: What you are describing may be a UTI. Very common especially in females. Symptoms usually include increased urinary frequency, urgency, and often ti... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Cramps: Is this coinciding with your normal menstrual cycle? If so it may by that. The "pull out method" is not exactly the safest form of contraception so if... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Regarding insurance: Good afternoon, Unfortunately, I do not take insurance at this time. I am, however accepting patients via healthtap concierge service.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Need more info: This is a very general question. First off where are you having bleeding? If you are referring to menstruation then I would ask if this is coinciding ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Eye pain: I would not jump to a conclusion of cancer. Can you explain what you mean by feeling "Funny"? Any fever/chills? Do your eyes hurt when you move them a... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Not at all: In EKG should still be accurate. If there is a significant amount of tissue (for example if someone is obese or has very significant swelling), then t... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Good afternoon: There are many causes of these symptoms which cannot be expanded on in 400 character, but if this happens often to you then I would advise seeing a ph... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Sore throat: At this point you should see your primary care doctor to check your throat and perform a swab. It may be possible that you need antibiotics, however... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Acid reflux: Best way is to avoid tomato based products, chocolate, caffeine, and avoid eating late at night. If this doesn't help then you can try an over the co... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Yes: Are you generally anxious? Do these symptoms occur during activity like exercise? Do the chest pains occur when you take deep breaths? Although someon... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Muscle spasm: Sounds like a muscle spasm. This is very common and goes away on its own. I would not get worried about it. You can try applying a heating pad to i... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Palpitations: That maneuver rushes blood back to the heart so this may be what you are feeling. Despite this, you should see your doctor to get an EKG to search for... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Interesting: Are you taking any new medication? Any Nausea/vomiting/diarrhea? Abdominal pain? Have you eaten something new recently? Any history of medical condit... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Splinter?: I doubt there is anything to worry about. If you don't see an open sore or sign of irritation (swelling, redness), I would expect this sensation to p... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Not necessarily: Although it is a fairly high dose, I am sure your physician increased it because your symptoms have not improved. If you haven't tried already, I wou... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Arm falling asleep: 12 hours is definitely a long time to regain normal feeling to the arm. What do you mean exactly by "falling asleep." Does your arm feel numb? pins/... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Constipation: Antibiotics typically do not cause constipation. In fact they can do the opposite (diarrhea/loose stool). A great way to relieve constipation is thr... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Possibly: Although your LDL is undoubtably high, it's important to find out some more information before deciding whether to start lipid lowering medication. Do... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Advice: I would recommend seeing your doctor for an EKG to see any abnormalities. This can also be GI related. As long as it doesn't cause you any discomfor... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Pleuritic chest pain: Sharp pain around your lungs sounds to be pleuritic chest pain, which is typically more noticeable during deep inspiration. There is a large number of... Read More

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Nov 26, 2016
being knoldgable.
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Thank you. This is about my 64 yo uncle. He is currently in hospital and unresponsive. We thought he had gotten a stroke. Hooked up to an oxygen tank. Unstable. Blood pressure dropping.
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Thank you for your response. I did not know that chocolate could increase acid reflux.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks for the great advice

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
Graduated 2012MD

Residency

NYU Lutheran Medical Center

Awards

Most Influential Doctor, Second Place, Fort Myers Region - Winter
2015
Thought Leader, Third Place, Fort Myers Region - Winter
2015
Top General Internist, First Place, Fort Myers Region - Winter
2015
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