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Dr. Amandeep Kaur

Primary Care, Family Medicine
Streamwood, IL
10 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

Doctor Q&A

1.1K Answers
929 Agrees
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Ignore: Use condom. Get vaccinated for HPV,hepatitis B. Screen for HIV/other STDs. Treat STD if present.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Pain perception: People can have different level of pain tolerance. So it depends on an individual how badly can something cause pain.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Sciatica: It is a painful condition. You could take over the counter pain medication and if something stronger is needed then discuss the pain management goals ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Ignore: F you have mild symptoms of acute mountain sickness, you should rest.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Ignore: Sleep well as a well rested mind can think more clearly.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Vaginal discharge: It could be just beginning of menstrual bleeding, spotting between period ( due to polyp/fibroids), infection. See your physician if it persists or ge... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Baclofen: 4-amino-3-(4-chlorophenyl) butanoic acid. For more information refer to http://www.rxlist.com/baclofen-drug.htm. Hope that helps.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Vomiting: Get her evaluated by a physician to make sure she is really not coming down with an illness, there could be gastritis or nervousness. Consult a physic... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Not uncommon: It is not uncommon to have mild discomfort the way you described as the uterus is growing. Follow up with your physician at the routine appointment or... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Evaluation: Since the pain has not resolved,please see a physician. It is important to examine and get more history from you to make sure that it is not diverticu... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Skin lesions: Its very important to see a physician for you and get it checked. Although your description is not very cleat but if the purple marks are like bruises... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Picky eater: Set a good meal schedule and keep it consistent. Offer variety of foods and do not try to control amounts that he will eat. Limit desserts. For more ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Maybe: If the problem is persistent then you must get evaluated by your physician. Unaddressed problems can get worse with passage of time.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Dengue: Low platelet count is common with dengue infection. Even 180,000 is within normal limits. I hope you are doing better now. Follow up with your physici... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Stomach pain: Alcohol can irritate the stomach lining and cause the pain. Limit alcohol use. Monitor other factors that can cause similar pain. Follow up with your ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
CK: How high ? Your symptoms? Please see your primary care physician first and you can get referred to specialist.
A 65-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
CT angiogram: Here is a link to patient information regarding the procedure http://www.nnuh.nhs.uk/publication/download/information-for-patients-having-a-ct-coronar... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Lymph nodes: Please discuss it in detail with a physician. LNs that swell repeatedly it is not resolving should be evaluated. More history is needed to help you ap... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Since when: It could be related to a developing infection. If the discomfort persists then consult a physician.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
It depends: In certain conditions patients prefer to sleep upright e.g. with fluid in lungs. It is possible to sleep in sitting position but wont be comfortable a... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Pancreatic cancer: "Benefit" in such situation depends on patient / family's expectation from treatment that is being offered. Seems like you know that it is not a defin... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Consultation : A personal consultation can help to determine whether it is a true bladder infection and a prescription can be provided if symptoms are consistent wit... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
PT: The risk associated with such manipulations is very small . You should be fine and avoid it in future if you do not feel comfortable with it.
A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Lunesta: It is not recommended to increase the dose more than 3 mg per day. Discuss management of insomnia with your physician who prescribed it to you.
A member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
NuvaRing: You could use them together. Contraceptive effect of NuvaRing will not change. If you feel anything unusual then discuss with prescribing physician.
A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Skin lesion: It be a cyst , lipoma, dermatofibroma due to insect bite, trauma, reaction to friction to mention few possibilities. Please consult a physician for ap... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Irregular periods: If your periods have not been regular then you should consult a physician to discuss causes and management.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Red flag !: Please see a physician asap. It is important to make sure it is not cancer although other considerations are : hydrocele, torsion, hernia,epididmyitis... Read More
A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Zolpidem: It can be taken for insomnia but it is important to discuss risks:benefits with your physician.
A male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Hypothyroidism: There are many causes e.g. Autoimmune thyroiditis,iodine deficiency/excess, some medications,diseases like sarcoidosis, surgical removal of thyroid gl... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Please see a physician personally and do not ignore any new symptom/finding. I hope you had a mammogram. Good luck.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Not really: Since it is a new observation that you made in your case, get examined.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Pregnancy: I hope your doctor has examined you for this condition and you have taking enough water, fiber or may be a medication to prevent constipation. Since t... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Sometimes: Sometimes patients complain of UTI like symptoms while taking OCPs. You should get tested .
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Lipid profile: Please initiate a consult with a physician to discuss your test results. You can attach the test report in your consult for physician's review. Altho... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Iron: If it is not mentioned on the supplement label then it does not have iron in it. Why do you need iron supplement? If you think you are anemic then dis... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Vomiting: There can be several possibilities like food allergies, gastroparesis, reflux, anxiety disorder to mention some of them. Encourage him to see his doct... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Evaulation: You must see your primary care doctor or ENT. Examination is necessary to know why you have a lymph node ( if that’s what it is). Thyroid nodule is al... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Leg pain: Generally tylenol and ibuprofen help with pains but more information is needed to make a proper diagnosis and treat it accordingly. Different medicati... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Long discussion: Please refer to this information and discuss your particular case with a physician in detail. https://www.cdc.gov/cholesterol/materials_for_patients.h... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Decongestant: Decongestants are used for acute illness and stopped after few days of use. Have you been using it everyday? What is the diagnosis? Discuss it in deta... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
It’s common: It’s common to have some hormonal fluctuations during this period with breast feeding. It gets better with time as baby’s appetite gets more scheduled... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Multiple symptoms: It’s good that labs that were checked are normal although it is important to know what exactly was done. Did you have an EKG done? Do you think anxiet... Read More
A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Fentanyl: Please contact her prescribing physician. If unable to do so then atleast consult a physician on healthtap and provide more details about her health s... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Healing: The skin is likely just coming together as a part of healing. Keep it clean. If the pain or redness increases or there is discharge coming from it the... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Observe: It could be normal discharge that one can have around ovulation. Spotting, can be local irritation although in some patients with more symptoms it can... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Needs labs checked: It is important to check ammonia levels , CBC and basic metabolic profile. Please see a physician as soon as possible for better evaluation.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Yes: It’s possible for fever to occur and persist for some time during a stomach infection. Generally, such infections are self-limiting. Consult a physici... Read More

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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.
In patients with cardiorenal syndrome , does chronic hemodialysis result in fewer heart failure exacerbations compared to diuretic use
In children 6-10 years old on amphetamine therapy for ADHD , How often should BP be measured

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