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Dr. Brad Hoopingarner

Pediatrics
Lansing
male

Locations

Brad Hoopingarner MD

Lansing

Address

6266 Beechfield Dr, Lansing
Directions

About

Bio

I have 17 years experience in taking care of children ages 0 - 18.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Michigan

Doctor Q&A

13 Answers
6 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Tummy: If the baby is eating well and looks good, I would not worry about the diarrhea at this point. The sign of a healthy baby is how well he/she is eatin... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Minocycline: I have had good success with Minocycline orally twice a day each day. It is an antibiotic that has been around a long time. You don't see it used mu... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Normal: There are blood vessels close to the skin that release heat as a normal way to regulate body temperature. This is normal. If the child is sick or ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Bloody Stool: If this has occurred in 1 or 2 diapers and the baby is feeding well, I would not be concerned. If the red appearance persists and the baby is fussy, ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: He can have 300 mg every 6 hours as needed for fever.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Need more informatio: This could be normal. Is the baby eating normally and looks good otherwise? Are you able to post a picture of the feet. If it is just the feet that... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
It is normal: Yellow/white vaginal discharge is normal. It is often hormone effect from the pregnancy. Wipe it gently. If you see blood, that is when I would be... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Apply pressure: Often after several days of healing, a small piece of healing tissue will pull free and you can experience temporary bleeding. Apply firm pressure to... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Take her in: Without knowing her past medical history, I would take her into the doctor's office, urgent care or ER. Try to give her fluids, such as water or juic... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Probably not: It is possible to have a motrin allergy however there is usually a rash associated with this. Once the motrin is out of her system it goes away. In ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Onychodystrophy: It is very common and has many causes. Most of which are benign. If it hasn't changed much in many years than it probably isn't anything to worry ab... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Hoopingarner
Specializes in Pediatrics
Temp: It’s common to soak clothes when a temp comes down. I do wonder if the temperature you took is correct. You might check it again. If she is acti... Read More

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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, MI
MD

Residency

Sparrow Hospital in Lansing

Awards

Favorite Physician, Patients Choice Awards
TOP DOCTOR, First Place, The Lansing Region - 2018
TOP PEDIATRICIAN, First Place, Michigan - 2018

Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatrics
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