The Belize Medical Associates is pleased to answer any questions or concerns you may have.
Here you will find answers to the questions that are often asked of us.
Because he has an obstruction of the airway, secondary to enlarge adernoids or turbinate hypertrophy and also with tonsillar hypertrophy. And, because of this he does not have an adequate airflow due to the obstruction.
Yes, you can still present with infections but they won’t be as severe as before.
There exists both possibility of hearing and not hearing only depends on the damage cause by the rupture to the middle or inner ear, but, if it is only the membrane thew it should seal in 6 weeks time without any complications.
Take the baby to the clinic or your pediatrician for an evaluation of jaundice.
Babies usually can have whole milk after one year.
No, there is enough water in breast milk or in baby’s formula.
All immunization can be given at the clinic or here at Belize Medical Associates.
Babies born prematurely (before 37 weeks) can develop “anemia” at around 6 – 8 weeks of life.
No, this exam does not utilize radiation like x-rays.
Yes, Belize Medical Associates has a pediatrician on call 24 hrs a day, everyday.
Men 40 years and older
Everyone as part of a routine check-up.
Disorientation, weakness to limbs, numbness, speech changes
Increased levels (particularly LDL) leads to heart disease and stroke.
No, acne is not related to food. It’s affected by the glands that produce the oil of infections etc.
There are different treatments. It can be freeze or z burn.
Yes, early detection is the key. We can freeze it or remove them without consequence.
Yes, dermatologists treat all sexually transmitted diseases including vaginal discharge.
There are different treatments that we offer:
1. Microdermabrasions (to smooth wrinkles, pigmentation)
3. Botox, which is one of the best.
Migraine is a headache that typically begins in teenage years and usually is on one half of the head. The pain is pulsating or throbbing and affects daily activity. Patients can have nausea and vomiting. Certain foods can trigger the headache.
A condition of recurrent seizures caused by a brain abnormality.
Seizures are produced by abnormal function of corticor brain cells that result in change in perception or behavior.
The occurrence of acute hemologic deficits due to focal disruption of the cerebral circulation strokes can be ischemic or hemorrhagic.
Tension headache is dull, persistent pain usually in the temperal area in a band like distribution that radiates to frontal and occipital region. The sensation is like a rubber band squeezing the hand.