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Dr. Sheldon J. Taub, M.D.

Gastroenterologist

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45 years Experience
Dr. Sheldon J. Taub, M.D.
  • Jupiter, FL
  • Wayne State Univ Sch of Med, Detroit Mi
  • Accepting new patients

Why do I feel bloated around my upper stomach?

Can be multiple factors. Could be dietary, medication, or some underlying G.I. path, all a general need for a formal history and physical examination, blood work, and probably READ MORE
Can be multiple factors. Could be dietary, medication, or some underlying G.I. path, all a general need for a formal history and physical examination, blood work, and probably other studies.

Why do I have a distended tummy after every meal?

Bloating is not that uncommon after eating. Things need to be scrutinized including motility problem, diabetes, no the systemic diseases. If that is done, then you need to be sure READ MORE
Bloating is not that uncommon after eating. Things need to be scrutinized including motility problem, diabetes, no the systemic diseases. If that is done, then you need to be sure there's no pathologies in the upper G.I. tract. Ultimately, you may need to go on a little gas diet. But that’s after certain things have been excluded.

How can celiac disease be diagnosed?

Blood tests, small bowel bx, or trial of a gluten-free diet.

Can stress cause bowel disturbances in people?

Of course it can! The GI tract is the Achilles heel of the body's stress system. Generally, you can relate a stressful situation to GI activity. This should have some history with READ MORE
Of course it can! The GI tract is the Achilles heel of the body's stress system. Generally, you can relate a stressful situation to GI activity. This should have some history with it. If symptoms change, it may need looking into.

Why do I have a stomach pain every time I eat anything?

Need to see a doc, suggests ulcer dz or gastritis, possibly even something more serious.

Is surgery the only way to remove a gallbladder stone?

If you are not symptomatic and have no risk factors, you may watch it. Otherwise, surgery is the only acceptable option.

What could have triggered my extreme constipation and gas problem?

Are you taking supplements? Liquid intake or exercise different? If no to all of this, you need blood work to r/o metabolic causes (thyroid, etc.).

My mother in law is having a low appetite and feels nausea even when she eats little. Why is it happening?

GI diseases need to be excluded but suspect renal insufficiency is causing sx. She appears to be in renal failure

Why do I have constant and loud burping?

Would be most concerned about reflex disease, possibly arophagia.