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Dec
2000

Q&A: My 51 year old mother has severe pain, what can I do?

Dr. Sambursky, My mother is 51 years old. She has many full examinations, including blood work and she has had x-rays and cat scans of the head and neck. She went to the chirorpactor for about 3 months. ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Will laser eye surgery corrected my nearsightedness?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I am near-sighted, and I was wondering if laser eye surgury is for me. View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: What takes longer to heal, a break or a fracture of the 4th and 5th metatarsal and why?

WHAT TAKES LONGER TO HEAL, A BREAK OR A FRACTURE OF THE 4TH AND 5TH METATARSAL? AND WHY? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: What is involved and what will it cost to remove a tattoo by a laser technique?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I would like to ask a surgeon who is in Hawaii (Dr. Gregory Caputy): I have a tatoo about 1 inch by 1 inch (maybe a tad bigger). I am interested in getting some information about having it removed by ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: What would cause an odor with my vaginal secretion after making love?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com When me and my husband make love my secretion has an odor to it. It never was like that before i had my hysterectomy.I am a 32 years old woman. It has been 1 year since my surgery. Should this be checked ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Every time I have sex, I am constipated for quite awhile afterwards. Is that normal?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 20 years old, and just recently started having sex. I've noticed that almost every time I have sex, I am constipated for quite awhile afterwards, and need to use a laxative. Also, I occasionally ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: When can I expect the numbness in my chin and lower lip to go away, resulting from a broken jaw two weeks ago?

I broke my jaw and suffered damage to the nerve running across the front of my jaw leaving my chin and bottom lip numb. what are the chances that the feeling will return to my chin and how long will it ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Sometimes I get painful blisters on the exterior of my pubic area. I am really scared that something may be wrong and am wondering if anyone can give me some insight on this problem. Thank you.

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com Sometimes I get painful blisters on the exterior of my pubic area. These mainly appear after or before menstruation and has been occuring since I was 15, without sexual activity. (Now I am currently 19) ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: If my mother has glaucoma and I am told I am at a high risk for the same, is this a reason no to have LASIK eye surgery done?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com My mother has glaucoma and has to take drops every day forever.She was mid- fifties when it was discovered.I'm told I am a high risk for also developing it-I'm 35 now. Would that be a reason not ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2000

Q&A: After having LASIK three years ago, my far vision is not as good as it was before the surgery. Should I be concerned?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik eye surgery 3 yrs ago and for some time now my far vision does not seem as good as it was when I first got it done. Am I imagining things or is it possible that my eyes may need more surgery. ... View full question & answer >>