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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

Doctor Q&A

962 Answers
736 Agrees
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Ignore: F you have mild symptoms of acute mountain sickness, you should rest.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Ignore: Sleep well as a well rested mind can think more clearly.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Fine: Taking these 3 medications is not known to cause any major adverse interaction.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 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.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
See doc: There are various reasons that can lead to this kind of bleeding. 3 months is certainly very long. It should be discussed with a provider at a visit.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Test: Since you missed your period, take a pregnancy test. Do not rely much on symptoms.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
MRI: To read it and make sure it is the best imaging modality that a patient needs.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Endometriosis: Since the cause of endometriosis is unclear, there is not much reliable information about its prevention. Studies do show Desogestrel to be beneficia... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Sure: Which organ was transplanted? Please provide test results to a physician to guide you appropriately.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Sometimes: Sometimes patients complain of UTI like symptoms while taking OCPs. You should get tested .
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 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
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 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.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
It depends: on you whether you would want it or not and also on severity of your problem. Feel free to discuss it in detail with a physician,. Good luck.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Copper IUD: Most patients can successfully get pregnant by 6 months although sometimes it can take up to 2 years.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: Please consult a physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. It could be seborrheic dermatitis, allergic reaction, infection , sun damage etc to men... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Cyst: It is important to see the lesion to provide appropriate recommendation. It could be cyst or even a dermoid. Please provide more information.Cysts tha... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Dark urine: Medications and various kinds of foods can change the color of urine. If there are other symptoms of UTI or it does not resolve then consult a physici... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Urination: There could be number of reasons behind this: high blood sugar, urinary tract infection or overactive bladder to mention a few. Please get evaluated b... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 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.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
PCOS: Your question seems a bit unclear. If you are thinking about possible signs of pregnancy then please take a home pregnancy test which you could retake... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
High blood pressure : Ridaq is a single salt medication for blood pressure control. Adco-retic is combination of ridaq and amiloride. Your doctor seems to be trying you on ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Abrasions: Most of such superficial lesions can heal in about a week. Although bigger and deeper lesions can take up to 2 weeks or so. People with poor health in... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Reglan: A single dose of reglan is generally out of the system within 12-24 hours. You seem to be quite anxious about the use. Feel free to discuss your conce... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Hip: It is way of describing changes in hip bone that can be due to osteoarthritis or arthritis due to other disease processed like rheumatoid arthritis, i... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: She needs to be evaluated by a physician right away. From the brief description it is difficult to say if she has infection related illness or seizure... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Labs: Hb is quite high. But please consult a physician personally to discuss possible diagnosis. It is very important to know more information about symptom... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
GERD: The procedure is performed on patients who are not having a good quality of life inspite if maximum medical treatment and lifestyle modification. Long... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Lung nodule: Features of lesions that are likely non-cancerous : size<3cm, smooth, round, calcified, age<50, non-smoker etc. But it does need to be monitored... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Skin burn: Loss of pigmentation at the site of burn is due to loss of pigment cells( melanocytes) and scars. You should see a dermatologist. There are options to... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Toe nail: If you do not have any other symptoms and no more spots appear then it’s generally not a reason to worry about. But if you are concerned then please c... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
LMP: When was your last menstrual period? If you think you have missed period then take a pregnancy test. If negative and still the symptoms persist then c... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Fever: CRP did not change much after a week. If an infection was suspected then your physician must have treated you. If you still have fever then repeating ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 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
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Risks and benefits: How much steroids need to be prescribed in your case and why? Discuss risks and benefits of taking it in your case and then decide. Good luck
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Osteoarthritis: OA of hip can cause pain and people have different threshold of pain tolerance. Exercise and weight loss can be a good starting point to prevent worse... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Unlikely: It seems to be unlikely. Follow up with your doctor if you have any symptoms.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Namibia: It is important to know if you have symptoms due to infection. See your GP first and then it can be determined if you need to see specialist after rev... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Pain perception: People can have different level of pain tolerance. So it depends on an individual how badly can something cause pain.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
LH and FSH: normal range for both approximately 1 to 8 mIU/mL in most laboratories. You could ask the lab to tell you the units of measurements that are used by t... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Yes : It should be fine. Eventually Ativan can be tapered off once a good dose of lexapro is able to manage your symptoms . Good luck .
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Evaluation: Please go and see a doctor. Get BP rechecked. Providing more details of your symptoms and a physical exam is very important.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
It can: Discoloration due to iron deficiency means decreased oxygen carrying capacity of blood. Please discuss it in detail with a physician.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Ankle pain: A lot of important muscles are used while walking upstairs and it is not as laborious to go downstairs. Not unusual to have arthritis at this age. See... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Radiculopathy: Please see your physician to provide more history and get examined. Such pains can be due to nerves getting pinched/damaged in the back. You may need ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Likely ok: But would be better to consult your doctor and get examined. Refer to this link for knowing more about postural tachycardiahttps://www.nhs.uk/conditio... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Rash: Based on limited information you provided, it may be bed bugs. Hopefully it is not a drug reaction or scabies. Consult a physician if it persists.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Yeast infection: if you are self treating with yeast medication and still wondering why it is not better then please see a physician for an exam. It could be yeast inf... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Get evaluted: Although a lot of medications can have side-effects that can present like this but you should take her to a physician immediately to make sure it is n... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Tuberculomas: are clinical manifestation of tuberculosis that is formed by merging of tiny tubercles due to spread of tuberculosis to brain tissue. It heals well wi... 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.
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

Virtual Visit Ratings

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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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