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Dr. Mohammad Ashori

Family Medicine
Portland, OR
17 years experience male

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Urgent Care

Licenses

United States: California, Oregon, Washington

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

426 Answers
10 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Stretch: Stretch your fingers out, massage the muscles in the forearm. Could be from a cramp, could be a pinched nerve. Depends on the rest of your symptoms an... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Indigestion: If you have always been this way then it's not too uncommon. Some Patients report experiencing nausea after drinking water. We usually recommend that ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Indigestion: It's possible you have a mild intestinal infection or you have excess acid production in your stomach. I would recommend a mild and acid such as Maalo... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
2 months: We almost never check a stool test for a test of cure. If you treated it we assume it's eradicated. However, to be on the safe side I would wait 2 mon... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: Yes you can, if done immediately or if carried on bodily fluids it can be transmitted. However it's not a virus that's very hardy so the risk of trans... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Good idea.: If you have elevated aldosterone then it's important to figure out why, may just be the way your body is wired but there are other causes as well. If ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Mucocele?: I would need a picture to know what it is. Might be a cold sore or a mucocele. If the former then time or medication (acyclovir). If the latter then t... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Correct: Active lesions increase your risk of transmission. As we get older it's less likely to have higher transmission rates and the longer one has HSV the ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Normal. : Normal. Not everyone mounts a fever. If you're really curious measure your rectal temp, it will likely be up when you have an infection.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Unlikely std: If you mean vaginal discharge then it's unlikely to be an STD this quickly. Very rarely herpes can infect you this early on but usually you would be i... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Restless Leg Syndrom: I don't think an MRI will help. If it was normal then it's not worth repeating. Depends on what the EEG showed. If they think it's seizures then they ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Safe in small amount: Most are safe when consumed occasionally. However, as a general rule, consuming artificial products are more harmful than helpful and there are still ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Probably normal: Temperature changes, trauma from running, standing too long or walking too much. For the most part these color changes would be quite benign. Not a m... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Absolutely. : Yes it can. If it caused lack of blood flow to the testes.
A male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
It's safe: You are safe to perform oral sex on her despite her being on anabiotic's.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Drops may help: It's likely part of the viral infection. If there is a lot of pain then I would get seen. Otherwise if it feels only irritated it will resolve on its ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Flu like symptoms: Acute viral reaction such as flu like symptoms, rash, headache, joint pains, malaise.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
No: Lung over inflation isn't an issue with just breathing even if you are hyperventilating.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Unlikely pregnancy. : Bloody discharge could be normal after intercourse. Could be that you are spotting between your periods or perhaps that your period is coming early. W... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Mucous where?: If you mean sinus mucous or postnasal mucous then it's possibly allergies to something you are eating. Gluten, oils, but residue etc. Sometimes if yo... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Likely benign: Since it has been 3 months, it's normal to have spotting. If it was closer to the date of birth then I would be worried about other causes such as ret... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: Yes. It needs to be done in order to send it to pathology. Generally someone with experience should do this, usually a gynecology oncology or a gyneco... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Would need a picture: Hard to say. Would need to know age of baby and what they look like. It would be good to have a doctor take a look at the pictures of the rash. It mi... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Should be enough: That's an appropriate dose, it should work for well for you. If it doesn't work you can have your doctor try you on a different medication.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Flonase. : You can also try Flonase. It might be that you are battling sinus allergies or perhaps a mild infection. The majority of sinus infections we treat con... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Normal. : Spitting is normal for a few cycles after having your IUD removed. It depends a bit more on the kind of IUD you had but otherwise normal.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Likely due to injury: If there is no other reason for vomiting such as fevers and diarrhea then it's likely due to the head trauma. Which means it would be important for th... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Not by itself: It depends on the assay used and what symptoms you have. We wouldn't diagnose a hypercortisol state based on a lab value alone. If you have sign of cu... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: They can be taken together as long as you have no known kidney or liver issues. Max dose for tylenol should be in the 2,000-3,000mg per day and ibupro... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Diet and Sun: Hi. Your levels aren't so low that medication needs to be started though taking small amounts of Vit D likely isn't dangerous. However, with a diet hi... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Where?: From what part of your body? Sinus? Could be sinus allergies or infection. Rectum? Could be diet or IBD or infection. Vagina? Could be due to yeast in... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Not likely.: Unless you apply excess amount of pressure all the time to the point of the hair coming out of the follicle then no, pulling doesn't weaken the connec... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Circulation.: I am assuming you mean swelling from excess blood flow and not actual blood. Could be a DVT in the arm. It would be important to have an exam done and... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Spotting?: If it's not supposed to be the time for your period make sure to do a pregnancy test in case you are sexually active. If you continue having spotting ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Benign: Once in a while isn't something to worry about. As long as the symptoms resolve I'm not worried about something serious.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Benign: The symptoms you are describing aren't cause for alarm. It could be that you ate something that didn't sit well with you. Perhaps you are coming down ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Strengthen/Reminder: It's important to set an alarm to take regular breaks. Also, stretching and strengthening of the muscles around the neck will increase blood supply to... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Sinus infection: It's possible you have a mild sinus infection with mucous remaining in the sinus cavity. I recommend sinus washing and a nasal steroid spray. This sho... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
It's ok: Rinse out the mouth well and he should be fine.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Indigestion?: They likely meant esophageal sphincter, not cardiac. I am not sure what issues you are having, if it's indigestion then I recommend modifying your die... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yeap: Any antibiotic can cause constipation including nitrofurantoin.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Unlikely ectopic.: If you are having moderate pains then that's the only reason to go to the emergency room. At 6 weeks it's unlikely to feel anything in the ovary even ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: Yes. Perfectly safe. If you start feeling muscle pains or tendon pains then slow down.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Could be normal: Could be due to stress or something in your diet that is causing it. Usually not a dangerous symptoms. Try an elimination diet and see if that makes a... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Diet: I recommend more omega fatty acids, avoiding nicotine, avoiding alcohol and avoiding anti-inflammatories. Make sure she has adequate healthy fat (nuts... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Tolerable?: If it's not working and it's getting worse then it's time to switch. If you can control the variables which cause this then it's better to avoid takin... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Different medication: It can take time for such coughs to resolve. You can try some Alka Seltzer cold and flu/sinus. Do some sinus washing and flonase as well.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
It's safe: Most small pieces of glass will pass safely through your intestines. Unless it was 100% glass and a larger piece we wouldn't do an endoscopy. If it ha... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Normal with mono: Yes, mono can reactivate and spleen can fluctuate slightly in size due to various other physiologic issues. I wouldn't be terribly concerned. Have US ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Cyst: Could be a cyst that's causing the bleed. Could be normal irregular periods which women get from time to time due to either stress or dietary or weigh... Read More

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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr.Ashori ,yes i refer to Lupus And strangely The Dermatologist did refer me to a skin biopsy from arm so that confused me more!thank you for hour generous pro...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I have a 4 year old whose fever has been waxing and waning the past 4 days after his throat swab came positive for strep. This hadn't happened with him before so natural...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you, Dr Ashori. Your comment definitely means alot to me. My fracture is consistent with boxer's fracture with about 45° displacement and I was worried that surg...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of California - David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, United States
Graduated 2005MD

Medical/Graduate school

UCLA School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 2005MD

Residency

RONALD REAGAN UCLA MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 2009

Awards

Founding Knowledge Editor, First Place, Oregon - Winter
2016
Top Doctor, First Place, Oregon - Winter
2016
Top Family Physician, First Place, Oregon - Spring
2017
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