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Dr. Kyle Stier

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
NJ
20 years experience male

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Languages spoken

English

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A member asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Stay inside: Regardless of underlying conditions and age you cannot become sick if you arenever expeosed. Stay inside, limit contact with the outside world to get... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
No: This is concerning for a peptic (stomach) or duodenal (small intestine) ulceration or cholecystitis (inflammation of the gall bladder). Eating decrea... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Fasciculation: It's likely a fasciculation...similar to cramp or spasm but instantaneous. Usually they are related to recent overuse, some medications or drug use (... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Generally no: Exercising the muscles that open and close your fist while you are having tennis elbow pain can make your condition worse. NSAIDs, ice, rest, stretch... Read More
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Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
It can be: Covid-19 patients have displayed many symptoms similar to a severe flu...fevers and chills/tremors,. muscle aches, extreme fatigue, cough, headache, s... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Consider surgery: Generally the first dislocation, unless there is structural damage, is treated with physical therapy to try and strengthen the muscles of the rotator ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Not very: With 'sciatica' there is pressure on a nerve with symptoms felt in the distribution of that nerve somewhere in the leg. Numbness, tingling and pain a... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Ask and see: Depending on which anti-depressant you are on and the laws where you live you may or may not be able to get a refill or more medication before a certa... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
If it helps: There is no reason NOT to use the massager if it is helpful.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Take it if needed: Generally you should have no change in susceptibility to COVID-19 due to use of an anti-inflammatory (NSAID). If you are having symptoms of coronavi... Read More
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Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Not known: To my knowledge there is no increased risk of covid-19 severity due to RA. High blood pressure and diabetes are definitely linked and a large percent... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Disc v muscluar: Acute onset lower back pain is statistically much more likely to be a muscle strain than a disc herniation. With pain in the back and thighs it is pr... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
No concern: What you are having is likely a muscle twitch of fasciluation. They can be caused by many factors usually related to exercise/overuse or injury, nutr... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Probably: It sounds like you have increased mileage appropriately but you can still develop runner's knee, aka chondromlacia patella (knee cap cartllage irritat... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Yes there is a risk: There is a risk that if you have neurologic symptoms of pain/numbness/tingling/weakness in the leg(s) that the damage can be permanent. By far the mo... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Trauma?: Did you have an injury? Tailbone pain and back pain in general can be caused by many factors some of which are obvious and others not so much. If sy... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Needs more time: Generally I recommend at least 6 weeks of rest and if you have a more serious injury (stress fracture) then crutches for the first 4 weeks, weaning of... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kyle Stier
20 years experience
Treat or test: If you have joint pain with normal x-rays the next step would be to treat the symptoms with anti-inflammatories, rest, ice and time; consider physical... Read More
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Your answer was very helpful, thanks! Thank you!! I will make an appt after the virus sudsides?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School, NJ
Graduated 2002MD
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