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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 57930
Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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My ear piercing is quite badly infected. I think I need

Customer Question

hi, my ear piercing is quite badly infected. I think I need antibiotics
JA: Have you used the antibiotics or anything similar before?
Customer: I had antibiotic earlier this year, in march antibiotics*
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about the infection?
Customer: No I haven't
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
I'm very sorry but we aren't a telemedicine site and to offer any kind of prescription would be both illegal and malpractice

Your doctor or an urgent care doctor can do that for you

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I didn't realise this. Thanks
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 days ago.

You're welcome

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