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Dr. Arkady Peterman

Internist

Dr. Arkady Peterman is a top Internist in Olean, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Arkady Peterman is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Arkady Peterman is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Arkady Peterman is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Olean, New York, Dr. Arkady Peterman is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Arkady Peterman
  • Olean, New York
  • Orenburg State Medical Academy; Orenburg
  • Accepting new patients

Should I get a genetic disorder test done during my pregnancy?

Definitely if you're 35 years or older or have a family history of genetic disorders or have abnormal pregnancy screening tests.

What are the first steps to take in case of stroke?

If it is not complicated sinusitis, no fever and purulent nasal discharge, someone may apply warm water in a bottle over a towel.

Can you feel OK after getting hurt in a car accident and then feel worse the next day?

It is very common to feel okay immediately after car accident. Symptoms may appear only next morning. However, a visit to an Urgent Care or ER is important to get evaluation (X-rays READ MORE
It is very common to feel okay immediately after car accident. Symptoms may appear only next morning. However, a visit to an Urgent Care or ER is important to get evaluation (X-rays and initial treatment).

Why does my mother's hands and feet feel cold when the weather's still warm?

These symptoms need evaluation by a doctor and possible testing. It could be a manifestation of perigeral neuropathy, vascular disease, or, most commonly, age-related joint disease READ MORE
These symptoms need evaluation by a doctor and possible testing. It could be a manifestation of perigeral neuropathy, vascular disease, or, most commonly, age-related joint disease arthritis.

Streptococcus infection

If Strept infection was detected so autoimmune reaction to Strept antigen is very possible. I would advise to follow with specialist familiar with autoimmune disease like rheumatologist. READ MORE
If Strept infection was detected so autoimmune reaction to Strept antigen is very possible.
I would advise to follow with specialist familiar with autoimmune disease like rheumatologist.

Left abdomen pain

I would consider abdominal CT scan to pull out other organs involvement. If also normal I would consider irritable bowel syndrome and discuss management.

What can I do to aid my digestion?

First we need to know what kind of digestive problem you have. But in any case probiotics like yogurt or kefir as natural ones may help you digestion.

Can you really get the flu from the flu shot?

If vaccinated by live vaccine-nasal drops,someone may develop some symptoms resembling flu like mild illness,but never real flu. Only if immunocomptomised person given live vaccine READ MORE
If vaccinated by live vaccine-nasal drops,someone may develop some symptoms resembling flu like mild illness,but never real flu. Only if immunocomptomised person given live vaccine may develop real Flu.

Can you suggest a treatment plan for my overall weakness?

Dear correspondent, I assume you mean “generalized weakness”? If so, the doctor needs to know at least your age, medical, and social history. To answer a simpler way, I would READ MORE
Dear correspondent,

I assume you mean “generalized weakness”? If so, the doctor needs to know at least your age, medical, and social history. To answer a simpler way, I would be looking for blood count, chemistry, and iron studies very first. Without the above, it’s nearly impossible to offer a ”treatment plan.”

What is the right diet after a gall bladder stone removal surgery?

Roy’s very good to know stone composition, but in any case, recommended low-fat diet and good fluid intake in general.

What is the best remedy to treat chronic diarrhea?

Chronic diarrhea requires a good differential diagnosis. For this, just a question is not enough. Medical, social history, travel history, and a battery of tests.

Sorry,

Cloudy urine with strong odor- What could it be?

Possible urinary tract infection.
Needs urine dipstick and ironed analysis and culture.

Excessive burping with stomach pain -- what's the reason?

Hello,
I tried to answer your question and would like to get your feedback for possible continuation of our conversation, but I don’t get it, why?

When to go in?

Symptoms like yours persisting after “cod” require attention of medical doctor.
List of possible cold complications are broad,but pneumonia must be ruled out first.

Can you get strep throat without tonsils?

Yes it’s possible.
Rapid Strept test and throat swab for bacterial culture are needed to decide if treatment is needed.

Is shingles contagious?

Yes it is contagious!
General precautions required for affected person and relatives.
It’s cpntageous till all scabs fall off.

Ongoing headache - what to do?

New onset headache requires investigation. Imporatant to know your medical history,family history,do detailed physical exam. After all some blood work may need as well as brain READ MORE
New onset headache requires investigation.
Imporatant to know your medical history,family history,do detailed physical exam.
After all some blood work may need as well as brain scan.
Best to see a doctor.