Dr. Richard Romano

Internal Medicine
Brooklyn, NY
11 years experience male

Locations

Atlantic Health Group Primary Care at Springfield

Springfield , NJ

Address

155 Morris Ave , Springfield , NJ, United States
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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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.

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: New York, North Carolina

Languages spoken

English

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Morning vomiting : I have seen this with gastritis, liver disease, and commonly with mental health issues.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Yes: For some people with a weakened immune system, the flu can cause death. There is also ebola.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Tests : There are several ways to evaluate the kidneys. It starts with a conversation with a doctor, then physical examination. There are several possible nex... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
High hemoglobin : I agree with the other doctors, COPD, obstructive sleep apnea and my addition is hemochromatosis
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Protein in the urine: There are several reasons why someone one can have protein in the urine. The first thing is to be sure that the protein is consistent or temporary pr... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Skin bump : Your skin probably has no issues. Speak to your doctor about how you are feeling>Be sure to mention the problems you have sleeping.
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Symptoms : Your symptoms require some time to understand the details and are best evaluated by a doctor in person. Some of your symptoms may be related to circul... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Specks on the index: This needs to be seen to understand what is wrong. If you recently had a sore throat I would be concerned for the spread of the infection.
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Temperature : That temperature is normal. A fever starts at 100.4. I would not recommend treatment to manage a normal temperature alone. Common cold viruses are tr... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Leg pain : Pain in the back of the lower leg can be from the gastrocnemius muscle. If it is near the heel it may be an Achilles tendon problem. If it's near the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Contact with blood : More details are needed. How old is your son? How likely would it be that he would pick it up and put it in his mouth touch it? How is the backpack in... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Hip problems : I will not be able to address your issues unless I see you in person. But my experience is that people who overdo exercise can develop tears in the ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Chest pain: You should have a doctor examine you. It seems like nerve or muscle pain
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Flu: Influenza is a virus. It requires a good immune system to fight it. Rest, drink plenty of fluids. Avoid sugar, dairy, fatty foods, alcohol. Eat citrus... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Flatus : Having flatus is normal. Changes in flatus can occur from changes in the GI system. Here is a list of possible reasons, issues with the gall bladder, ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Lymph node : More details like the location (near the elbow , biceps ?_) are needed At your age the most likely reason is an infection. There are other systemic c... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Sore throat : Its very important that you both keep isolated, from each other and everyone else. To clarify do not leave a room unless you need to go to a medical a... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Symptoms : At this time the big concern is that you have COVID 19. Keep isolated and get tested for it. It can be many other things like the flu. In general not ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
I am wondering what you mean by sore kidneys. More information and details are needed. See a doctor
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
COVID 19 : If you have shortness of breath, profound debilitation, or chest pain you should see a doctor in person, otherwise make a telemedicine appointment. Ke... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
More information is needed to address this, the list of reasons for feeling tired is pages in a medical textbook. Based on the limitations of the ques... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
High zinc: This is an interesting concern. You may be getting it from cookware or the food cans you use. You should see a doctor for these high levels can cause... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Abd pain: Abd pain into the back can be from the stomach (ulcer, gastritis ), intestine, gall bladder, pancreas and often is forgotten the heart.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Finger pain : This sounds like you need to see a doctor in person to evaluate this. There can be several possible things, fracture, ligament damage, or blood vessel... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Clot : Clots in the deep part of the leg can be very serious and need an emergency room visit. Clots on the skin are less concerning and can be evaluated by ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Hunger and burning : It's difficult to be sure without more information, so you should see a doctor. This Sounds like gastritis or an ulcer
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Dizzy : Dizziness is a difficult symptom for the patient and doctor to properly describe. Are you lightheaded? - feeling like you are going to lose consciousn... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Scrotum area : A dermatologist helps with skin conditions in any part of the body.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Nostril pain : Inhalation of fumes can cause internal nasal pain. But, other things can also cause internal nasal pain. See your doctor for an in-person examination
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Shivery and weak : Feeling shivery and weak is often a sign of an infection. It is more reliable in my experience than a fever. See a doctor as soon as possible
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Cough: Based on seeing many people with such concerns recently I can mention that there was a lot of anxiety, subtle COVID 19 symptoms, , and people with COV... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Pains: You have a collection of nonspecific symptoms and a low temperature. More details are needed and probably an in-person examination is needed
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Heart rate : Based on the limited information provided, your heart rate can be perfectly normal. The heart rate normally increases with activities. The normal rest... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Shortness of breath : Best see a doctor in person or you can try telemedicine. If you have difficulties breathing going upstairs or exercising that is concerning
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Cough up blood : The answer to your concern personally requires more information, and you should see your doctor in person. Having some blood from respiratory infectio... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Osler node: Osler nodes are concerning for an infection which could affect the heart, lupus or gonorrhea. It is an immune response with deposits. It does not cont... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Hypertension: You probably don't have other heart risk factors. Improve your lifestyle: eating habits, exercise, lose weight, sleep well. meditate. Those are the gu... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Blood pressure : That is considered the one point above normal level and in most cases is not concerning. Blood pressure changes by second and should be checked severa... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Male breast mass: Real breast masses in men are not normal. You may need to have that biopsied. Sometimes as I examine a patient I can immediately recognize that a brea... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Ear pain: It sounds like you should see a doctor as soon as possible. You may need to go to an emergency room, I.m not sure. You may benefit from an urgent care... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Dizzy, sinus : Rhinitis medicamentosa is a fancy term for a reaction in the nose from using too many nasal sprays. When using multiple nasal sprays there is nasal st... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Cuts : Interesting questions. More details are needed. Describe the cuts, are they in different stages of healing? what do the people you live with say about... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Lip changes: The best thing to is to have a dermatologist see you. Avoid chapstick
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Calcium : Calcium is not affected by food but can be affected by water intake.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Pregnancy : The pull out method is not secure. The pre-ejaculate can contain sperm. You can use a home pregnancy test which is often found in stores.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Feeling tired : It could be that you are mineral depleted and /or dehydrated. You should see a doctor and possibly urgently, like now.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Back cracking : This is normally a result of gasses, encased by a sack of fluid surrounding the joints of the back, coming quickly out under the pressure of compressi... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Lower stomach pain : Lower left abdominal pain often is from a problem with the colon. There are other possibilities. I see this in patients with diverticulitis from under... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Chills : It's possible that you have an infection, like a cold or the flu. Ask the doctor
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Sore throat: If you have a cough and nasal congestion then it is likely a viral condition. If you have no cough, temperature greater than 100.4, and swollen cervi... Read More
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Jun 22, 2021
smart guy!
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May 7, 2022
Dr.Romano is very thoughtful professional he gives very good detailed concise helpful answers to the HealthTap Site.Thank you for the kind commitment to the members .
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May 22, 2020
Arrogant and not in the slightest helpful.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! He had an MRI of the brain & one with contrast in the ear. I understand what you are saying about help in-person, he's seen so many and will continue to go; but I was ho...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 2012MD

Residency

MOUNT SINAI MEDICAL CENTER

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