Dr. Amandeep Kaur

Primary Care, Family Medicine
Streamwood, IL
12 years experience female

Locations

FHC

Streamwood, IL

Address

7 Tilia ct, Streamwood, IL
Directions

About

Bio

I graduated from Family Medicine Residency program at University of Illinois-College of Medicine, Rockford in 2011. I am ABFM board certified.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Illinois, Wisconsin

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962 Answers
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
OCPs: Birth control pills can change appetite. It could have been depressed earlier and now you eat better. Keep an eye on weight.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: As you symptoms are getting worse, please get seen by a physician.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Caution is advised: They can be taken together although caution is advised. Follow up with your prescribing physician if you experience any side-effects ( falls, weakness... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Elbow swelling: Please consult a physician and provide more information regarding your symptoms. It could be olecranon bursitis, trauma ( collection of blood), gout t... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Flank pain: CT is more accurate than US in this case. It is possible that you could have passed the stone and later it was not discovered on imaging. Hope you ar... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Appointment: There are women who have attempted similar cases. You can discuss it with a physician and find out if they will accept your case. Good luck!
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Anxiety: Please make an appointment with your primary care physician who can screen you for emotional health problems. Referral to psychiatrist can be helpful.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Benicar: Why do you need to stop it? It is a medication for controlling blood pressure and it is not advisable to have uncontrolled/poorly controlled BP. Conta... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Not really: Occasional snoring is common. It can progress with weight gain.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Anxiety: Good to know that you are feeling better. Discuss treatment of anxiety with your physician and see a therapist as well.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Raynaud phenomenon: You should consult a physician who can help to make diagnosis by knowing more about your history and physical exam. You may need some blood tests to f... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Vaginitis: Please get evaluated for vaginal infection to get appropriate treatment.
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A member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: There is a good chance that it might not be cancer but it is certainly important to get it checked and provide more information to the physician.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Skin: It may be skin irritation due to allergies, dryness, sun damaged skin can also present like that. It will be better to see it to be able to diagnose i... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
HCG: Positive pregnancy test and some symptoms may be present as the hormone levels are still a bit high although may not be enough to sustain pregnancy. Y... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Cerebral Cavernoma: You should get evaluated for post-exertional headache and nausea. It will be helpful to have imaging report available. Usually patients need treatment... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Omega 3 : The trials for this still a bit unclear but based on current information, 1-2 fish servings of fish ( not chips) per week can be beneficial. Yes fryin... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Call the dentist: Please call your dentist who performed the procedure. Take a pain relieving medication in the meantime.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Foot pain : Although in a case of trauma, swelling and pain is common which you can treat with pain medications and wrapping your foot for sometime but if it is n... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
PND: PND can be due to COPD or heart failure. If your symptoms are not getting better then you should not avoid a doctor’s visit. Treatment will depend on ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Costochondritis: Although ibuprofen is a good treatment for costochondritis but if you don't quite agree with it then discuss it with another physician for second opin... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Short of breath: Although the pain did not re-occur but you must see a doctor as you have difficulty breathing and still not feeling well. It could be an infection, re... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: For how long? If the symptoms are still bothersome then consult a physician and provide more information.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Anesthesia: General anesthesia is preferred if there can be more challenging needs during surgery and patient will be immobile. Discuss it with your surgeon again... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Yes: Not unusual to have some conjunctivitis with viral infections. It should resolve in 2-3 days. Keep your eyes clean by using clean wet cloth or splash ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Testing : Undergoing tests and waiting for results can be anxiety provoking . If there is an indication to do a PET scan and result shows a positive finding the... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Gastroenteritis: Most of such infections are likely viral and self-limiting in nature. But if your symptoms are not getting better then you must consider consulting a ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
No: It should be fine to take it.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Likely not : Veins can be prominent where there is less fatty tissue. If it's not bothering you, there should not be a cause of worry. If still concerned, consult ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Patellar tendinitis : Rest, ice, compression, elevation. Get physical therapy as well. Patellar straps can be helpful. Use pain medications like Tylenol or ibuprofen follow... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Murmur: Seems like you are getting echo and treatment for high BP at a very young age. There can be flow murmurs in a lot patients which may not harm them. In... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Hand pain: It may be caused due to fine and repetitive nature of work, which leads to chronic overuse of the thumb. Few examples of which include constant typin... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
HCG: If the HCG level is detectable then there is proof of pregnancy. Be honest to your physician about your expectations.
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Vascular marking: Normal veins or varicose veins. If you do have symptoms or it concerns you then consult a physician for evaluation.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Consult: Please initiate a consult with a physician. It will give you the option of sending picture during your conversation with a physician.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Not very high: If at all a woman is able to conceive at 40-45 years of age, chances of spontaneous abortion are very high ( 50-80%). Incidence of miscarriage increas... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Slipping rib: It can cause pain in lower chest or upper half of abdomen. On exam, it can be reproduced as well ( generally). Having a normal abdominal CT is reassur... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Sweets: Now that is something you must discuss with a physician personally. It is important to know your health history and also check your blood glucose leve... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Ovarian cyst: If you do not have any symptoms that are bothering you then please follow your doctor’s advise and if another ultrasound is needed then you could get ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Eye trauma: In general, symptoms should be localized to the injured eye but there may be other reasons e.g eye fatigue, foreign body etc that can cause some sympt... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Rash: It is important to let a physician look at it to make a diagnosis. Such rashes can be eczema, heat rash, poison ivy related rash, fungal infection etc... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: As it is from only one side and has color to it, please see your primary care physician for evaluation.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: With change in color of stool and persistence of symptoms, it is recommended to get her seen by her physician as soon as possible.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Lip injury: Since the swelling is "a lot" , please see a physician to make sure there is no infection or laceration that needs treatment. In the meantime, prefer ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Pleurisy?: It you mean pleurisy? It may take few days- weeks to resolve. It depends on the cause and how fast your body is able to heal it.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Misoprostol: Effectiveness of misoprostol may depend on how far along you are in pregnancy. Discuss your case with a physician to know your options.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Yes please: Although you provided good details but some more information and physical exam is important to guide you appropriately.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: See your physician to make sure that IUD is in place, there is no pelvic infection, contraceptive failure or other non-IUD related causes of bleeding... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Bleeding: It sounds a bit unusual but more information is needed from you to guide you better. Discuss it in detail with a physician. You may need tests to dete... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Thyroid cancer: Sorry to hear that. It depends on the type of thyroid cancer and how complicated/uncomplicated it is in your case. Refer to this link for more informa... Read More
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Dr. Yamil Bulos Garcia
May 21, 2020
Me encantaria que fuese mi tutora
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May 28, 2018
a great Doctor very caring and very knowledgeable
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Jul 13, 2018
Great doctor!!!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr.Kaur for your advice it is good to get independent professional opinion which is important, especially with herbal medicine as i have very little knowledge...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! My Doc took urine sample 2 months ago, it showed nothing. I was supposed to follow up; 1 month. She is very thorough. Time for me to go back. Thank you for your time! Ha...Read More
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I definitely will I saw her yesterday and she gave me antibiotics it's just I still feel like that today. Thank you so much though for answering my question I was really starting to freak out

Education & Training

Residency

SWEDISH AMERICAN HOSPITAL
Completed 2011

Awards

2011 Resident teacher of the year
Founding Knowledge Editor, First Place, Illinois - Winter
2016
Most Influential, First Place, Illinois - Spring
2017

Affiliations

University of Illinois College of Medicine

Publications

Challenges associated with widespread use of newer oral anticoagulants in the United States.
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447 ratings

20 top reviews

20-year-old male
Jan 14, 2022 Chester, IL
GREAT HELP! Dr. Amandeep was great with helping me and giving me advice with my situation. Highly recommend her, and I will keep her in mind when I’m facing difficulties again! Thanks so much doc! You...Read More
34-year-old female
Jan 11, 2022 Elkhorn, WI
thank you for your time. you're the best
29-year-old male
Dec 4, 2021 Deronda, WI
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