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Diagnostic Nephrologist
updated: Jul 28, 2014, 7:57 PM

Who are the brilliant diagnostician nephrologists in the Santa Barbara area? I've lived decades with a mild hypertonic muscle state. I think the hypertonic muscles may contribute to, or cause, the chronic daily migraine I live with 24/7.

At WebMD I read that a consultation with a nephrologist is in order. If you've experienced a mild hypertonic muscle state, I'm interested in hearing about your experiences. At this time I do not need referrals or advice as to how to manage chronic daily migraine.

 COMMENT 540276 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-07-28 08:15 PM

Thomas Allyn M.D.

 

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2014-07-28 08:45 PM

Fischer Troll, M.D.

 

 ANDY agree helpful negative off topic

2014-07-29 06:29 AM

...Dr. Tom Allyn... " A Doctor's doctor "

 

 COMMENT 540321 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-07-29 09:02 AM

I work in the medical field....Dr Allyn or Dr Fisher are the best, we refer all of our patients to them. They are in the same office 1704 State St 687-0412.

 

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2014-07-29 09:36 AM

Dr. Thomas Allyn, MD has the best reputation in town and comes highly recommended for his expertise. UCLA and Cedars Sinai nephrology departments speak highly of Dr. Allyn.

 

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2014-07-30 01:07 AM

Good posts. Not happy with Elder at Sansum and that was "normal" care, but included dialysis. He's one of those docs who can't accept the truth/the end. Sorry, but there IS a time to give up and LISTEN to those who live with the patients. sorry for complaining.

Allyn sounds great, keep UCLA and other places in mind. Good luck, OP!

 

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2014-07-30 11:02 AM

I suspect you'd want a neurologist or rheumatologist for the treatment of hypertonic muscles. Sometimes rheumatoid arthritis is a factor in hypertonic muscle spasms. Not sure how a kidney specialist relates to the musculoskeletal system or possible arthritis.

 

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2014-08-01 06:00 PM

Daryl Joseff!

 

 

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