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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
H/P and lab: Expect a good history and physical exam and being scheduled for urine and blood testing. Also, a chance to ask questions and receive answers. Study u ... Read More

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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Not likely: Unless there is more going on it is not likely. You can be managed with those numbers for some time if they are not getting worse quickly. See what ne ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Recommend : Recommend letting your nephrologist know your specific concerns about the blood clots. I would ask her to educate you about the mechanism that is caus ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Call : Call your local hospitals or insurance carrier for help in finding a participating provider. Also ask your primary care physician for recommendations.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Stern
48 years experience Dentistry
Records will be take: Diagnostic moulds of the teeth and gums, various x-rays and scans as well as a personal discussion of your concerns will be accomplished.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noah Fitzpatrick
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Answer: Writing a check for testing not covered by insurance-probably $400 out of pocket expenses. Then get a prescription and a followup appointment..
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kelts
24 years experience Neurology
Neurologist Office: A neurologist will have an office that is similar to other doctors in layout. He/she will likely spend more time than typical to hear your symptoms a ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
A great experience: Relax and enjoy. You will find a great skilled, easy to talk to health care giver who can relieve your pain. Relax and enjoy. Consider graston techniq ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: What you may expect may include: register in correctly stressing payment; obtain detailed general and GU-history; review voiding pattern; do physical ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
30 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Diagnosis: You'll get a directed history and physical exam followed by some form of imaging to confirm the location and extent of the blockage. This will then s ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Info gathering: Usually a doctor will have you fill out initial paperwork, talk to you about your history in general, as well as the history of whatever problem you'r ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This article will: provide lots of insights: "What to expect at the gynecologist and how to prepare for a gynecology visit" http://www.womenshealthmag.com/health/gy ... Read More
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Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Mostly history: The exam you have will depend on whether you are sexually active. If you are, then you will have a speculum exam and a test called a Pap smear to look ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
A very intense visit: My patients are astonished at the length of my patients questionaire and ros. Expect to have a thorough examination. Wear clothing appropriate for an ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
A few new things: You were probably referred by an ophthalmologist for some condition in which the nervous system and eyes interact . Many of the tests are the same bu ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Depends upon problem: Urologist or associate will take detailed medical history followed by physical examination including genitalia & possibly a digital rectal exam. U ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Like a normal doctor: I believe that a visit to a neurologists office is the same as your primary care physician. The neurologist will take a detailed history and perform a ... Read More
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Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: A first visit is focused on different issues depending on your age group. A complete history is taken. A complete exam is done. Pelvic exam includes v ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience Dermatology
Depends on problem: Derms are experts on skin, hair, nails and all of their associated conditions. If you're worried about skin cancer you should ask for a full body skin ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Trager
54 years experience Dentistry
Better late now: At 37 hope no serious problems. You should fill out forms -health history most important.X-rays and exam consultation necessary. If time a cleaning c ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Act as you usually: do. Expect to be asked about family psychiatric history, substance use/ abuse, current symptoms, your sleep/ appetite/ energy level/ self esteem/ feel ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meet your Doc: Usually the first visit is used to gather information that is needed to provide prenatal care. Dates are confirmed to schedule timed genetic tests tha ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Geisler
26 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Chemotherapy: Most likely you are receiving a chemotherapy that potentially could have heart effects. Your doctor wants to know where your heart is starting from.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Exam and Films: You must be going because of pain or an injury. You will get an exam- but also you most likely will need x-rays as the orthopedist does specialize in ... Read More
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