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Dr. Adam Elisha

Primary Care, Rheumatology
Duluth, MN
8 years experience male

Locations

St. Luke’s Rheumatology Associates

Duluth, MN

Address

1000 E First St., Suite 302, Duluth, MN, US
Directions

Fax

2182496969

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota

American Financial

Alliance Health

About

Bio

Dr. Elisha attended the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario for his undergraduate education. Dr. Elisha majored in neuroscience, political science, and psychology. He was awarded an Honors Bachelor of Science (H.B.Sc) degree as well as Dean's List distinction. Before attending medical school, Dr. Elisha spent two years teaching physics to underserved teenagers in downtown Toronto, Ontario. Dr. Elisha attended Midwestern University (Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine) for his medical education. Upon completing medical school, Dr. Elisha continued his medical training as an internal medicine resident in Spokane, Washington at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, a University of Washington affiliate program

Specialties
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Rheumatology

Licenses

United States: Minnesota, Wisconsin

Doctor Q&A

70 Answers
70 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
No: There is no evidence that these have beneficial effect in the management of COVID-19.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Hospital: Your description is vague but you sound acutely I’ll, you need to be seen by a physician ASAP
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Yes, it can result in urinary incontinence.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
No: There is no evidence that these have beneficial effect in the management of COVID-19.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Abnormal : This is not an expected reaction to a steroid injection of the thumb. Unclear if your new pain is actually related to the injection. I would strongly ... Read More
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Medication Cocktail: Assuming these are taken at appropriate doses and prescribed by your provider, this is a fairly common combination for management of chronic pain.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Stay strong!: It’s very important that you receive your vaccination. Is it possible to use a lawn chair in the line as you wait?
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
No evidence: There is currently no evidence demonstrating benefit of zinc or vitamin C to combat COVID. If they are deficient then it is certainly a good idea to r... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Maybe: At present time, we do not know if people who recover from coronavirus will ultimately develop immunity and protection from future infections.
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Absolutely: Yes, both of these conditions are highly associated with chronic cough and sore throat.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Myth: There is no evidence that probiotics will prevent contracting COVID-19.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Ignore: Try to get at least 150 minutes of aerobic activity each week.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
No: If you're drinking it out of a container that someone else has also used then maybe, otherwise no association.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Fibro: It is a myth that these patients can just get over their pain.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Typically safe: Overall this is well tolerated if taken independently. Make sure your doctor reviews your whole med list.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
See Primary MD: The VAST majority of rheumatologists do NOT treat fibromyalgia. I would recommend you see your primary care physician.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Enjoy: This will not make you sicker. Enjoy yourself.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Unknown: At present time this is unknown. There are multiple studies pending seeking to address this question.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Unknown: There is no definitive amount of water that would result in this color change, It will depend more on your size and your fluid defecit.
A 75-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
You should ideally have iron replacement therapy prior to orthopedic surgery. Good luck!!
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Maybe : It is potentially a possibility, but will ultimately depend on what upcoming research demonstrates.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
No, Thai would have no effect on levels of the drug in your body.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
A MRI would be a better imaging study if looking for ligamentous or tendon injury.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
See Provider: There are a variety of self-assessment that can be taken in order to try and quantify how bad one's anxiety is. I would recommend you see a therapist ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
See doctor: It’s very possible you have an inner ear infection, I would strongly recommend seeing a physician
A male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Okay: Likely a non-significant finding. Recheck bloodwork in about a month to trend.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Stomach bug: Likely a stomach bug that will resolve on its own.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Lots!: A variety of things, including hernia, testicular torsion and even kidney stones.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Contact PCP: I would recommend you contact your primary care provider or cardiologist and let them know. It may be of benefit to have a chest x-ray completed to en... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Similar: They can have similar effects but less is known about the actual mechanism of action for tumeric.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Constipated?: Could be any number of things. Get a urine pregnancy test and make sure she is having bowel movements.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Go to ER: The cause of your shortness of breath can be secondary to a wide range of things. I would strongly encourage you to be seen by a physician in person t... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Hemorrhoids : If there is no associated diarrhea then statistically it is most likely due to internal hemorrhoids. If bleeding because severe or does not resolve sh... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Give it time: Urethritis can take Time to clear up. How long was your antibiotic course? And how many days into the course are you? Try to get some rest and before ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Possible Infection: It is very possible you are experiencing a STD. Strongly recommend going to have vaginal cultures and urine checked.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Safe but..: This will luckily not have any adverse effects, however, it will not provide you with any protection from COVID.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Appropriate: This is an appropriate trial of ivermectin for treatment of scabies. Good luck!
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Need blood work: You will need an arterial blood has completed to determine your pH. This can not be done from home.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Safe: If otherwise healtly this should be a fairly safe combination.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Ignore: Make sure you are getting enough protein. Beans are a great source.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Reactive Node: This is likely a reactive lymph node and should go away on its own, If it doesn't, you should see your primary provider.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
GO TO ER: There are many possible explanations but most concerning is a possible heart attack. Go to the emergency room now.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Ears cuasing neuro: I am not aware of any primary ear conditions that result in neuropathy.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Yes: Yes, you should, you have a known exposure with a confirmed Covid positive person. No excuses.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
Speak Openly: You're all adults, speak openly about what is going on and address it head on.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Elisha
Rheumatology 3 years experience
See Internal Med: I would see internal medicine who can then decide if you need further evaluation by a specialist.

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Your answer was very helpful, thanks! Thank you :-) It doesn’t seem common medical knowledge England :-(
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This was very helpful. Thanks! thats true, but i cant wait till all this is over
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks Doctor for your advice much appreciated

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, AZ
Graduated 2014MD

Residency

SACRED HEART HOSPITAL
Completed 2017

Awards

Internal Medicine Board Certification, American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

American College of Rheumatology
American College of Physicians
American Medical Association

Publications

The Masquerading Ankle
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