Doctor Q&A for Dr. Scott Hacking

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Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
HIves: After 3 days, most of the steroid has been eliminated from your body and if you are still exposed to the allergen, you may continue to react. Make sur ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Achilles: If your surgeon recommended PT, then they should follow up that recommendation with a scrip for PT. Call their office and tell their nurse you need th ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Grasp: This sounds like carpal tunnel syndrome or cervical radiculitis. A nerve entrapment at the elbow is another possibility..
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Lip: Consider impetigo or an infection by candida ( a yeast)
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Ocean water: Ocean water is full of bacteria. Never go in the ocean with a skin wound. Vibrio is a potential fatal disease.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Hole: Sometimes the virus the causes warts will give the appearance of a small hole. There may still be wart tissue and virus present. Try Wart Away bandaid ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Abscess: This sounds like folliulitis or an abscess. Consider a Hibiclens scrub to eliminate MRSA colonization. https://ahc.aurorahealthcare.org/fywb/baycare/ ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Neck pain: A flexion extension xray of the neck is needed and an MRI to evaluate your neck.
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A female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Methadone: methadone should show up as an opiate on a drug screen
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Salmonella: most infections would clear after 7 months. A stool culture test is a good idea.
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