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Dr. Richard Alan Gould, M.D.

Pediatrician

Dr. Richard Alan Gould M.D. is a top Pediatrician in Sacramento, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Richard Alan Gould M.D. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Richard Alan Gould M.D. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Richard Alan Gould M.D. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Sacramento, CA, Dr. Richard Alan Gould M.D. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
35 years Experience
Dr. Richard Alan Gould, M.D.
  • Sacramento, CA
  • University of New Mexico School of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

What can I do to help ease my child's asthma?

Usually, there are many things that can be done for kids with asthma. If you have not seen an allergist, you might want to ask for a referral because once respiratory therapy has READ MORE
Usually, there are many things that can be done for kids with asthma. If you have not seen an allergist, you might want to ask for a referral because once respiratory therapy has been optimized, other therapy may be helpful. Don’t despair, though. Some of the world's best athletes used their athletic training as part of their asthma therapy and then later went on to earn gold medals.

Are there any home remedies to treat constipation in kids?

You bet, it depends on their age, but the best items are high in insoluble fiber. These act to provide a platform for good bacteria to grow on as well a bulk to stabilize and soften READ MORE
You bet, it depends on their age, but the best items are high in insoluble fiber. These act to provide a platform for good bacteria to grow on as well a bulk to stabilize and soften stool. You can google fiber and food and find a list of high fiber foods, and I recommend adding a tablespoon of bran fiber or wheat germ to the child's regular foods. You can use oat bran if worried about gluten sensitivity. The total grams of fiber per day recommended varies, but I shoot for 15 grams plus their age up to 20 years.

What medicine can I give my child for headaches?

Acetaminophen and ibuprofen are 2 common over the counter medications. They say usually 6 years and older, but you can use this bottom dose in an otherwise healthy 4 year old.