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Dr. Cwanza A. Pinckney, MD

Emergency Physician

Dr. Cwanza A Pinckney MD is a top Emergency Physician in Houston, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Cwanza A Pinckney MD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Cwanza A Pinckney MD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Cwanza A Pinckney MD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Houston, TX, Dr. Cwanza A Pinckney MD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
15 years Experience
Dr. Cwanza A. Pinckney, MD
  • Houston, TX
  • University of Texas Medical Branch- Galveston
  • Accepting new patients

Have I been bitten?

Unless you saw the spider or you are having symptoms it is unlikely you were bitten by a black widow as the immediate effects of a black widow bite are very dramatic. If you have READ MORE
Unless you saw the spider or you are having symptoms it is unlikely you were bitten by a black widow as the immediate effects of a black widow bite are very dramatic. If you have an insect bite there may be local inflammation around the area but will typically subside with warm compresses.

Is a TSH value of 3.17 normal in 9 months of pregnancy?

During Pregnancy the TSH level may be higher than in a non pregnant state. However in the 3rd trimester a TSH greater than 3.0 would be considered abnormal. During pregnancy as READ MORE
During Pregnancy the TSH level may be higher than in a non pregnant state. However in the 3rd trimester a TSH greater than 3.0 would be considered abnormal. During pregnancy as a whole usually an evaluation of thyroid t4 levels are measured if the TSH level is above 2.5 at any time. I would definitely follow up with your ob/gyn