Dr. Sal Plasencia

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
CA
11 years experience

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Specialties
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Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sal Plasencia
11 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Contusion: Try and ice the area. As long as you do not have weakness or numbness of your upper or lower extremities you are probably fine. If symptoms persist pa ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sal Plasencia
11 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Possible Acid Reflux: Try and stay away from late night meals (not within 2-3 hours of bedtime). Also try to focus on what types of foods worsen these symptoms. If this i ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sal Plasencia
11 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Treating Viral Sinus: Viral sinusitis is self limited. Usually resolves within ten days. Try some Mucinex twice daily, humidifier in bedroom, lots and lots of fluids, lozen ... Read More
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) thank you, I'm worried that I may have a spinal cord injury

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UCLA School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 2010MD
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