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I need recommendations/names of MN doctors who specialize in diagnosing POTS or similar autonomic neuropathy?
Try the Mayo clinic: The Mayo clinic is a world wide expert in this subject, and they have many helpful resources for evaluating this kind of problem. ...Read more
Any recommendations 4 knowledgeable & caring rheumotalogist & endocrinologist in los angeles area within kaiser permanente network?
See details: Go online to kaiser's website or call them directly. Physician recommendations are not a function of this website. ...Read more
32 yr female w5 yr ulnar wrist pain.No motor loss.Burns/aches/numb.Painful to type, apply makeup, write.Xray, ncv, emg negative.Pain on pisotriquetral joint.Ulnar/median decompression.No mri.What's wrong?
Wrist pain: Without an mri- it sounds like wrist tendonitis with or without compression neuritis. I would consult an orhtopedic surgeon. Sometimes an injection of xylocaine (lidocaine) with a steroid will alleviate the pain. Also i always suggest the use of a pull on, neoprene tubular wrist support worn over a terry tennis wrist towel: it will really help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can an osteopath or a special chiropractic(brain stem specialist) help with bulg.Discs in cervical spine, numbness, ting., etc.Pain, w/o resort 2 surgy.?
What spine md evaluates harrington rod pt (poor surgical candidate) for increasing leg weakness? Physiatrist , orthopod, neurosurgeon? Xrays best?
Leg weakness: Your question is complex because there are many possible reasons for leg weakness, from sites in the brain to cervical cord to thoracic cord, to cauda equina, to peripheral nerve or neuromuscular problems. My first suggestion would be to see a neurologist who can evaluate more broadly first and work up and then direct or refer to an appropriate surgeon. ...Read more
Looking for a doctor familiar with and capable of treating diagnosis andersen tawil syndrome 2..Fortwayne indiana area. Kcb?
Dr. Patricia Bader : Is the geneticist in ft. Wayne who can evaluate your child & recommend a pediatric cardiologist, neurologist & other needed sub-specialists nearby. Call the in state health department's early intervention program to enroll your child in services to promote optimal development. I'm sorry there are no specialists in beautiful vanuatu. I checked with a family member who goes there often on business. ...Read more
I'm looking for a great concierge doctor or comprehensive primary care doctor in lone tree colorado (or south denver area). Recommendations?
Search online for...: Search online for concierge doctors or concierge physician companies, and see if any are local. There are companies that have sprung up and coordinate groups of concierge doctors. One can contact these companies to see if they have a doctor locally. Healthtap doesn't have a category called "concierge", but one can check on individual doctors here, if one already knows he or she is a concierge. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Any recommendation for pediatric plastic surgeons that specialize in treating congenital outer ear abnormalities? In los angeles, southern cal areas?
Signs of PAD/PVD: A diagnosis of neuropathy is not an absolute indication of a need for referral to a vascular surgeon. That referral would be based on objective findings and subjective complaints that could suggest the patient is also suffering from peripheral vascular disease or peripheral arterial disease. There are times when a patient with neuropathy may need a neurology referral to control their symptoms. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Do an online search: There are doctors in each community. To start, an adult woman needs an internist or family practitioner, plus an obgyn doctor. A man needs an internist or family practitioner. One can search on healthtap by city name, to see if local doctors are on healthtap (if they are, then one can read their writings to learn more about them). Also, one can check his own insurer's website for doctor's names. ...Read more
Does Mayo, Cleveland Clinic offer higher/more comprehensive level of care than Brigham and Womens or MGH? Have POTS and migraines needs treatment.
No Difference: In my professional opinion all institutions you mentioned are outstanding. The most important aspect, again in my opinion, no matter what institution, is to find a knowledgeable, caring physician, that will partner with you, be your advocate, and identify at all costs your medical problem and make an accurate, timely diagnosis in order to treat the condition you are seeking relief from properl. ...Read more
Who (orthopedic surgeons or podiatrist) does vascularized bone grafts for osteonecrosis of the talus-in denver, chicago, st. Louis or kansas areas?
Ankle Specialist: I would check with the medical schools in each of the cities. Chicago and st. Louis have multiple medical schools. In the orthopedic department look for the doctor listed as foot and ankle. This at least means that he or she is fellowship trained ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm : not in Tampa, but there are no specific treatments, although there are some complications treatments available. ...Read more
Any doctors is st petersburg/ clearwater florida area with extensive knowledgefof eds3 pots syrinx and everything that comes with them?
.5cm subchondral cyst in wrist, mild degen changes 1st carpalmetacarpal joint, treatment and questions for surgeon?
Wrist pathology: A 0.5 cm cyst by itself has no particular significance. Likewise for the mild degenerative changes. What needs to be evaluated is the clinical context for these findings i.E what are the symptoms? That would be the basis for evaluating treatment options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
had trauma induced b/l vertebral dissection and TIAs 1/4/16 from a phys therapist neck manipulation, MRI/MRA on my file,vitals r good. Ispregnancy ok?
Check with: an obstetrician. This is a complicated case. ...Read more
Have balance issues, joint pain-hands, feet, collarb, shoulder, some pink, itchy skin.Brain MRI neg, lupus neg, rf(8), pre-diabetic.Worth pursuing?
AOA website: Here is the website for the aoa. You can use the find a do feature. http://www.osteopathic.org/osteopathic-health/find-a-do/pages/default.aspx. ...Read more
No consensus on this: There is anecdotal evidence that this device works in some patients in some conditions but only 1 study I'm aware of....I think it's very early to know for sure. You should talk it over carefully with your doctor before making a decision to purchase anything....unless they are willing to give you a money back guarantee! More questions? Write me at: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more