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Dr. Russell B. Skinner, M.D.

Family Practitioner

Dr. Russell Skinner is a family practitioner practicing in Plano, TX. Dr. Skinner specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Skinner possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health and today, this includes the use of alternative and naturopathic treament. His practice is integrating, meaning his provider staff includes chiropractors, wholistic pracitioners, and medical massage therapist, in addition to MDs.
22 years Experience
Dr. Russell B. Skinner, M.D.
  • Plano, TX
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Accepting new patients

Acid Reflux

Yes, gastroesophageal reflux, or GERD, can be a sign of underlying problems, not just heartburn. With the symptoms you describe, aspiration is a concern which can cause pneumonia. READ MORE
Yes, gastroesophageal reflux, or GERD, can be a sign of underlying problems, not just heartburn. With the symptoms you describe, aspiration is a concern which can cause pneumonia. Schedule an appointment with your physician to determine what next steps are appropriate.