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Dr. Victor Abdow Jr, MD

Pediatrics ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Abdow Jr

Abdow Friendship Pediatrics PC

11125 Rockville Pike Ste 307 Rockville, MD 20852

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Dr. Victor Abdow Jr, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1992 and specializes in pediatrics and pediatric medicine.


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Dr. Abdow Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Burn Injuries
  • Canker Sore
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Hearing Screening
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Impetigo
  • Infant Care
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lice
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Nutritional Deficiency
  • Obesity
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phenylketonuria Screening
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pinworm
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Victor Abdow practices medicine at Abdow Friendship Pediatrics in Rockville, Maryland, and specializes in adolescent medicine and pediatrics. Dr. Abdow completed his medical education at Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1992, and pursu...

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency Hospital
Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1992
Georgetown University
Medical School
1992

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abdow Jr

2.6

Based on 41 reviews

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He went above and beyond when my son had chicken pox, an allergic reaction to his antibiotics and a flair up of his skin condition. We really like him.
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Easy to talk to, gets to the point quickly and competently. Courteous staff.
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Very disappointed second time my child has been missed diagnosed. The students spend more time with the patient vs the Dr. During such a horrible flu season every effort to diagnose the flu properly is critical everything isn’t the common cold. The staff is in consistent . Not bringing my children again
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Office itself on 1st glance is kid friendly and inviting, but look a little closer I am not sure there are not health concerns created by the office. Staff is too casual and unprofessional. The environment starts with what they wont do for you and what you wont do as a patient. There are better ways to have order and procedures without being rude. The care is ok...but you will feel like you are being judged when speaking with doctors and staff and not consistently get quality care.
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He consistently ignored the existing medical problem. For every our concern we heard "it does not bother me". Prescribed medically non relevant tests. We always spend hour and a half in the office , most of time with his students and 5 minute with doctor. Looks like he is more committed to teach students then spend time with patient.
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I've been bringing both of my children here for years (close to 9) and I love this place! They are organized, on time and super friendly. The appointments can run a little long sometimes, but it isn't because you are stuck in a waiting room , it's because Dr. Abdow & all his on staff Dr's really take the time to see their patients, to ask questions and listen, they don't rush the process and that is something that I truly value at this practice.
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