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Please disregard questions from me to these Doctors : Dr. Steven Seres and Dr. Rick Koch. I have found the answer to my question. Thx, Jerry Neitzel?
May not be able to!: Sorry, but there is no way to determine if either of these docs will read your questions, as we all answer questions for free, as our schedules allow. Also, there is no way to pair your questions back to back or link questions you ask together! Glad you found your answer! If you get answers, they will act as "second opinions!" This never hurts, though, and it's valuable to get >1 opinion. ...Read more
Search internet: Physicians really can't hide from the public. Most state boards of medicine make our information available (online) to the general public. Many online sites collect information on us & republish for you to compare & access. This site (as do most) also gives you access to our practice information including both address & phone. ...Read more
First calm down: Sorry for the diagnosis , olden days patients are not told about diagnosis, now the informed patient will choose , best treatment options, read evey thing about the disease, .Good news most of the cancers in early stages are curable, remarkable progress has been made, with out knowing what you have , some of the tumors untreatable are now cured , remarkable group of professional are waiting to cure. ...Read more
Adding coconut oil to diet helps to treat alzeimer's (according to book by dr. Mary newport). Do any healthtap doctors agree with this treatment?
Warning!!:PODIATRIST Dr. David Tobin responded to my question about Anterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome saying it didn't exist? Google and my DR disagree.
Google: For this type of information, you can google a physician's name. You will find various sites where patients write such "reviews." not every physician will have reviews written, and those written may be of variable reliability. If a physician is involved on healthtap, you can read his/her various pages for more info. Sometimes patients write notes that are viewable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dr. who can read lab results and Help Me. VA Dr.'s won't help or follow up. Major medical issues, need DR. Who Cares! Please. US Disabled Veteran.
I care.: I would be happy to interpret your lab results for you, but I need to know why you went to see your doctor. Lab results by themselves will not allow me to successfully diagnose you. I need to ask you questions and take a history regarding your chief complaint first. I would also like to know if you have any chronic medical problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What dr or drs do I see for osler weber rendu syndrome. My ENT dr. Was not very helpful.
Osler Weber Rendu: Owr syndrome is an hereditary problem that causes multiple blood vessel growths called telangectasias. These cause bleeding problems, especially frequent nose bleeds. There is usually a family history of hereditary hemorrhagic telangectasias (hht). Most ENT dr.'s have some experience with this problem but may have exposure to only a few patients. Most academic centers will have hht clinics. ...Read more
Any recommendations for Drs. Near Atlanta, GA proper who specialize in GADn anxiety attacks ans PTSD? THANK YOU ALL FOR THIS SERVICE. it helps!
Search right here!: You can look here for psychologists and psychiatrists in the Atlanta area. Also - you can look online for any kind of provider anywhere and many provide reviews from patients as well as a list of particular experience. And there's always the old phonebook. Good hunting! ...Read more
How can we help you?: We will be happy to answer any questions you may have as best we can. There are lots of different kinds of doctors here that specialize in different parts of the body with different conditions and how to diagnose and treat them. We can connect you to the best fit, and the specialists can give you guidance and point you in the right direction. Ask away! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Plan B...: Plan B is a specific brand name for emergency contraception - a dose of hormones intended to be used in the event of unprotected sex (condom broke, etc) to prevent pregnancy if taken as recommended (by 5 days after intercourse - more effective the sooner it is taken) To reach Dr. Anderson directly, consider the HealthTap Prime Concierge services. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi,healthtap doctors answered my question here that 0.9-1.0=1.0 is HIV negetive, here the test was issued to me as positive,i'm confused please?
HIV Testing: HIV testing can be done several ways. Generally, the physician that orders the test provides counseling on the results. There are two kinds of tests. One looks for antibodies to the virus. As it takes time to produce antibodies to HIV after exposure, this type of test can sometimes be negative even when infection is present. The second kind of test looks for the virus itself and is more precise. ...Read more
Been dealing with peripheral neuropathy for mths.. Visited several md's who give conflicting advice. See expert in am. Best questions to ask?
Qs to ask your doc: Best questions to ask at your appt: 1. What is the cause of my neuropathy? 2. Is it reversible? 3. Is it treatable? 4. Will this treatment actually heal the nerves or just alleviate my symptoms? 5. Will this get worse, and how fast? 6. Will this just cause pain, or will it limit my ability to walk, balance? 7. Am i at risk for amputation? 8. How do I take care of my feet? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I m a gp need advice on ecgs in africa. Pls advice how to get replies urgently.Dr irfan kasmani .Email add is [email protected]?
Search Internet: Rather than re-invent the wheel, especially because I have no idea how much detail you want/need, i suggest you search the internet where i found the following answers: http://www.Webmd.Com/lung/how-we-breathe, http://www.Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/health/health-topics/topics/hlw/whathappens.Html, http://www.Lung.Ca/children/grades4_6/respiratory/how_we_breathe.Html, and http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/breathing. ...Read more
See link: A full list of conditions that dr. Rachel ellis specializes in can be found here: http://eye.Belaray.Com/procedures/ they include blepharoplasty (eye lift), ptosis (drooping eyelid), excision & reconstruction of skin tumors affecting the skin around the eyes (e.g. Basal cell, melanoma), management of dry eye, evaluation of eyelid laxity and many more. ...Read more
Just like to say a big thank you to all that have answered my questions at this very difficult time. My dr has no answers here in the uk!?
Talk to your doc: You are right to ask questions about your care from your doc...If he/she cannot, or will not answer your questions, perhaps it's time to find another doc who communicates with you better.. "doctor" means "teacher" in ancient greek. ...Read more
How can I tactfully share some of the helpful answers from health tap w/my docs w/out offending/irritating them? Dr.'s seem to dismiss inet sources
Send info pre-appt.: A patient can try sending her doctor some information before an appointment. Try first printing out the information from the internet (don't use information from websites that have things to sell, because they are usually too biased). Make an appointment just for reviewing the info, and take the info to the doctor's office (or mail it) 1 week before the appt. So the doctor has time to read it. ...Read more
I have an appointment with a nurse practitioner for a physical. What are some things that they won't be able to answer or do for me that my dr would?
It Depends: Most nps are very good at doing physicals and discussing routine check up questions. They are also usually good at knowing when something requires a higher md level of attention. They also can handle many common aliments just as competently as an md. The differences mostly come in when symptoms are difficult to diagnose or someone has a serious, rare condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Has any dr treated klippel feil syndrome? I am in pain and it seems to get worse everyday! My dr doesn't know a lot about it and doesn't have answers
University of Iowa: Depending on the type of Klippel Feil syndrome you have, there are a number of symptoms and structural differences which are treated symptomatically. Suggest you investigate the orthopedics and/or neurosurgery departments at U of I since as a tertiary center ther would be best able to provide advice for therapeutic options. ...Read more
Meds don't seem to be working, BP runs about 190/105. Dr. Keeps saying give it time, has been 3 months. Can't afford to keep going for same answer.
Rushed at dr apt.Quick review of test results, no explanation for my symptoms or suggest of other potential causes.Go back for answers or 2nd opinion?
Unanswerable : Without knowing what the tests were, what the results were and what your symptoms are it is very difficult to say anything about your question or dilemma. I am not sure how your doctor works, but i send emails to my patients and have dialogue with them over any concerns. ...Read more
Have asked this question 3 times.no good answers yet.all the drs HERE keep saying go to ur dr. I can't bc not prescribed these pills.how to taper roxy?
I ve had high temps every 2-3 mo. For the past year. No history of travel. history of whipples proc. In 03. They last 1-2 days. I've seen 2 dr. With no answers.?
Ask Infectious Dis. : Fever like that requires cultures when the fever is at its maximum . Document ur temp. On a calendar.We have to rule out causes of fever of unknown origen: infections (abscess, cholangitis), cancer ( lymphoma and others )recurrence of cancer if the whipple procedure was done for that, collagen vascular disorders (systemic lupus, rheumatic arthritis, vasculitis) fever from antibiotics. Get i.D. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
More information: To help you, more information needs to be provided about 1. The medical issue at hand, 2. Treatment planned or received 3. Results of any treatment, including use of OTCs (Over The Counter options), 4. For specific personalized recommendations, sign up for HealthTap Prime or Concierge. The free answers are generally for more information and educational in nature for the general public all over the ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The lights are on...: The lights are on, and many volunteer doctors are answering members' questions throughout the country. Just send in your question from your computer, tablet, or smartphone. If you have a common question, there may already be an answer because very likely, another member has recently asked it. Be sure your question is written in good english, without many abbreviations, and please spell drug names. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unsure: It not a technical issue . Some questions might be vague or difficult to understand. Some questions may actually be statements - so we don't know what is being asked. Some people ask so many questions at once - that we could never respond in 400 characters or less. Some questions are requesting what would amount to diagnosis and treatment which we can't provide in the general health education ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Check your questions: Be sure your questions were accepted, by checking your email to see the message thanking you for your question. On your healthtap page, click on activity or my activity to see your questions and answers. Most importantly, be sure each question has good spelling and makes sense. Doctors might not answer questions that don't make sense due to poor spelling or grammar. Look for your email messages. ...Read more
Symptoms of what ???: To get the most from this site you need to describe your problem with background information like what, where, how long, past effort to treat, etc. Then you ask a clear related question. You are welcome to start over. Your posts are not linked so each must contain all needed information for a reasoned answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Answer: You should contact health tap customer support or help to find out the answer to that. We are physicians answering questions and have no idea how it looks on your end when the answer reaches you. ...Read more