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Children s medical center in dallas?

Children s medical center in dallas?

Please ask a????: Yes there is a children's medical center in dallas. If you have a specific question related to this? Or others please submit a separate question. Questions are not linked. Please read through any question you submit to the site before you send it in. ...Read more

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Children s medical center of dallas?

Children s medical center of dallas?

Ask a??? please.: If you enter a question into the site please make sure you review it & know it actually asks a question. Otherwise you have wasted your effort. ...Read more

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What is the best type medical center for fontan procedure?

What is the best type medical center for fontan procedure?

Pediatric Hospital: The fontan procedure is typically performed in children with congenital heart disease such as left hypoplastic heart or tricuspid atresia.
It is best to go to hospitals with the most volume and experience in handling this condition, such as a pediatric hospital or hospital with a high volume of pediatric cardiac surgeries. ...Read more

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What does "general practice" mean in a medical center with specialized care?

What does "general practice" mean in a medical center with specialized care?

General Practice: A general practice physician can get his/her medical license after serving a 1 year, often rotating, internship. They provide primary care to families, from preventive exams to picking up early on illness. They have to be sharp in many areas to know when to do additional diagnostic tests, etc. Also they're courageous to keep up with so much, and humble enough to refer for more specialized care. ...Read more

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Can they do interpret a frozen section at small hospital as well as large medical center?

Can they do interpret a frozen section at small hospital as well as large medical center?

Varies: The size of the facility is not what decides how frozen sections are read; the presence of good pathologist and support staff is really what matters. ...Read more

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Doctors say to go to a major medical center for cancer issues. What do people usually do when they live hundreds of miles away with follow up visits?

Doctors say to go to a major medical center for cancer issues. What do people usually do when they live hundreds of miles away with follow up visits?

Initial consult: If there is no oncologist in your community and a complex tumor problem exists whether requiring surgical oncology, chemotherapy or radiation, a consult at the nearest Cancer Center should be made. If the Center believes they should initiate treatment they will but as to further management, they will refer you to an individual closer to your home for long term follow up and treatment. ...Read more

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Has anyone undergone thoracic surgery (for hyperhidrosis) at the ou medical center in oklahoma?

Has anyone undergone thoracic surgery (for hyperhidrosis) at the ou medical center in oklahoma?

Recommended: The ou med center is excellent for treatment in a variety of disorders. I have many patients who have had surgery in that facility. They have an outstanding reputation and I would feel confident in their surgical expertise. ...Read more

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CANCER: Is the DaVinci Robotic System used for pancreatic cancer in any major medical center in the U.S.?

CANCER: Is the DaVinci Robotic System used for pancreatic cancer in any major medical center in the U.S.?

Yes: There are likely a number of cancer centers using it. Here is the webpage for The Cancer Treatment Centers of America discussing the use of the DaVinci system for pancreatic cancer: http://ctcaho. Pe/1U7XgLj ...Read more

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Carple tunnel problems and solutions. Is there a reliable web site for it, say from a medical center?

Carple tunnel problems and solutions. Is there a reliable web site for it, say from a medical center?

Check out the ASSH: The american society for surgery of the hand has an excellent website with information for patients about common hand conditions.

Check out:
http://www. Assh. Org/public/handconditions/pages/carpaltunnelsyndrome. Aspx

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Which is the best advanced medical center in the world for parkinson disease?

Which is the best advanced medical center in the world for parkinson disease?

Not one: Believe it or not, the va has excellent centers for veterans. There are a number of great centers around the country, I would not say that one is better than the other. From where you live, I am sure that there are some exceptional movement disorders programs in philadelphia. Johns hopkins? ...Read more

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How long does a doctor have to be practicing before he/she is considered good? Is a 7 year residency at st. Joesph medical center in phoenix, az good?

How long does a doctor have to be practicing before he/she is considered good? Is a 7 year residency at st. Joesph medical center in phoenix, az good?

A few years for most: In general sweet spot" for doctors is a few years out of training but not too many. However, doctors are like any other professionals -some are better than others. Seven years in residency should count for something, but not if it was a five year residency! To check the quality of the doctor look at your state licensing body.
https://fortress. Wa.gov/doh/providercredentialsearch/searchcriteria. Asp. ...Read more

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Could you please tell me where is the best medical center for treating renal cell carcinoma?

Could you please tell me where is the best medical center for treating renal cell carcinoma?

Please: Consult your urologist or the md who diagnosed the disease. Blindly my advise would be if you have a medical school in your proximity, even if many miles away, I would make an appointment with them immediately. Do not neglect the problem every day should count! ...Read more

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Oncology: Does my present medical and/or surgical oncologist at a large medical center arrange for an independent second opinion that I want, or do I?

Oncology: Does my present medical and/or surgical oncologist at a large medical center arrange for an independent second opinion that I want, or do I?

Second opinions: The reason for the second opinion often guides who does the legwork of arranging the consult and with whom. Many patients and families benefit from consulting an expert at another center, which may also include (or be limited to) review of xrays, biopsy slides or other studies. Your present doctor can facilitate, but it often works best when you inform them of your interest, your reasons, and go. ...Read more

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Which is the best medical center for treating urinary incontinence in texas?

Which is the best medical center for treating urinary incontinence in texas?

Depends: All the cities have specialists in urology and urogynecology that can help treat your condition. Is it stress, urge, neurogenic, mixed incontinence. Stress in continence can be treated with bladder training or with surgical therapy. Urge incontinence can also be treated with biofeedback or medications. I would put our san antonio providers up against any in the country or elsewhere in texas. ...Read more

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Where is the best medical center for treating renal cell carcinoma in california?

Where is the best medical center for treating renal cell carcinoma in california?

Many facilities: There are many academic facilities that treat renal cell carcinoma. These include, ucsf, usc, city of hope, and ucla. ...Read more

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Being sent to medical center for genetic counseling, what kind of doctor does that?

Being sent to medical center for genetic counseling, what kind of doctor does that?

Website: Go to www. Genome. Gov and on the right side scroll down to "genetic disorders faq" and click on it for a pretty complete reference site. In the list on the left pick "faq about genetic counseling". You may get there directly by going to: www, genome. Gov/19016905. ...Read more

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I need to find a good dr. In the houston medical center that only deals with poor circulation of the lowere extremities that causes swelling and pain?

I need to find a good dr. In the houston medical center that only deals with poor circulation of the lowere extremities that causes swelling and pain?

Me!: I treat vascular ("circulation") diseases. I have all the testing in my office and can treat most patients in the office. Please visit: www. Houstonvir. Com. ...Read more

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What are my chances of getting HIV infection thru acupuncture session in an accredited medical center?

What are my chances of getting HIV infection thru acupuncture session in an accredited medical center?

Acupuncture: I know of no acupuncturists who do not use sterile, disposable, one time use needles. Perhaps there are other places in the world where the needles are sterilized/ reused. If you are obtaining acupuncture at a medical center, the chances should be extraordinarily low due to use of disposable needles. ...Read more

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My son has a double inlet left ventricle and is about to have his 3rd heart surgery, the fontan procedure. What is the best type medical center for this procedure?

My son has a double inlet left ventricle and is about to have his 3rd heart surgery, the fontan procedure. What is the best type medical center for this procedure?

Pediatric Hospital: The fontan procedure is typically performed in children with congenital heart disease such as left hypoplastic heart or tricuspid atresia.
It is best to go to hospitals with the most volume and experience in handling this condition, such as a pediatric hospital or hospital with a high volume of pediatric cardiac surgeries. ...Read more

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Hi doc. I've got some red spots that developed on my penis. Minor medical center doctor said she was unsure what it was and I can't get in anywhere else for over a week. It's worrying me.?

Hi doc. I've got some red spots that developed on my penis. Minor medical center doctor said she was unsure what it was and I can't get in anywhere else for over a week. It's worrying me.?

Depends.: Most importantly, is there pain, or no pain. If they are painful and blistering, this could be genital herpes. If they have been there a while and not painful, genital warts could be a possibility. If they are painless and have developed over a short span, this could be other possibilities. Contact me if you would like to discuss further. ...Read more

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How do I choose the best doctor and medical center to treat my brain cancer?

How do I choose the best doctor and medical center to treat my brain cancer?

Quantity & Quality: First and foremost, you need to find a center that has a lot of experience treating your cancer. Second of all, there should be a team of experts that can coordinate your care, since there may be more than one treatment modality needed (having a nurse navigator is very helpful). Last but not least, you have to feel comfortable with your doctor: compassion and communication is critical. ...Read more