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Where to find a physician who specializes in environmental medicine, or find mold doctor:

Directory of & contact information for physicians who has expertise in environmental medicine and mold-related illness. In addition to providing contact information for doctgors, this document discusses the decision to consult a physician who has expertise in mold and mold related illness.

We suggest a few questions to ask your doctor about the possibility of building-related illness, we include a list of physicians with expertise in mold and environmental medicine, and we provide a article series that can help you assess the risk of mold related illness in a building.

Professional remediation was not needed for the mold cleanup of the area shown at the top of this page, and the mold-related-illness risk to building occupants from this mold contamination was insignificant.



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Directory of Physicians with Expertise in Environmental Medicine & Mold Related Illness

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Physicians who are expert in environmental medicine can be listed here at no fee - physicians can just Contact Us or use the simple information form found at InspectAPedia's LINK EXCHANGE INSTRUCTIONS.

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Contributors, even if it's just a small correction, are cited, quoted, and linked-to from the appropriate additional web pages and articles. Working together and exchanging information makes us better informed than any individual can be working alone.

Physicians who are expert in environmental medicine can be listed here at no fee - just Contact Us or use the simple information form found at InspectAPedia's LINK EXCHANGE INSTRUCTIONS.

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If you are unable to pay for medical assistance

  • Tell your doctor your financial position and ask what assistance they can offer
  • Contact your local city, town, county, or state or provincial relief agencies to ask for medical assistance

Mold Sickness References - mold related illness articles you'll want to review

  • ACCEPTABLE MOLD LEVEL - given that a target of "zero mold indoors" is nonsensical, just how much indoor mold should we accept?
  • ACTION GUIDE - WHAT TO DO ABOUT INDOOR MOLD
  • MOLD APPEARANCE - WHAT MOLD LOOKS LIKE and MOLD APPEARANCE - STUFF THAT IS NOT MOLD - how to recognize mold and how to avoid wasting money testing or cleaning up stuff that is not mold; what does cosmetic mold look like and can we reliably identify it without testing?
  • Mold Atlas of Common Indoor Clinical Mold, Pathogens, Allergens, & Other Particles - Medical Health Effects of Mold: Allergenicity, Toxicity, Pathogenicity, Other
  • MOLD / ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT, HIRE ? - how to decide when the mold risk in a building justifies bringing in an expert to inspect, test for mold, write a mold remediation plan, or perform a post-cleanup mold clearance inspection and test.
  • MOLD EXPOSURE, FOOD HAZARDS - a history of foodborne mold related illness, definitions of mycotoxins, aflatoxins, etc., moldy food advice
  • MOLD EXPOSURE STANDARDS - world standards for mold exposure levels - and discussion of the difficulty of quantitative mold standards
  • MOLD RELATED ILLNESS GUIDE - Mold-Related Illness: sickness and health risks or complaints caused, or suspected to be caused or aggravated by indoor airborne mold, by physical contact, or other means of mold exposure
  • MOLD RELATED ILLNESS SYMPTOMS - a long list of all of the known, suspected, or simply documented health complaints voiced by people who have been or are suspected to have been exposed to problematic mold
  • MOLD ODORS, MUSTY SMELLS - if you smell mold, there's mold
  • MOLD PREVENTION GUIDE - how to prevent mold growth or re-growth in a building
  • World Health Organization Mold Bulletin - an excellent description of causes of mold related illness
  • GUIDANCE for CLINICIANS on the Recognition and Management of Health Effects Related to MOLD EXPOSURE and MOISTURE INDOORS, [on file as /mold/Mold_Guide_UConn.pdf] - Eileen Storey, MD MPH, Kenneth H. Dangman, MD PhD MPH, Paula Schenck MPH, Robert L DeBernardo MD MPH, Chin S Yang PhD, Anne Bracker CIH MPH, Michael J Hodgson MD MPH, University of Connecticut Health Center, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Center for Indoor Environments and Health, 266 Farmington Ave., Farmington CT 06030-6210, 30 September 2004. [We have edited this file to remove blank pages in order to speed its load-time and to add a link back to this website.] This document was designed to help the healthcare provider address patients with illnesses related to mold in the indoor environment by providing background understanding of how mold may be affecting patients. The guidance was published in 2004, with support from a grant by the U.S. EPA, by the Center for Indoor Environments and Health, or CIEH at the University of Connecticut Health Center. " -- original source: oehc.uchc.edu/images/PDFs/MOLD%20GUIDE.pdf (1.13MB PDF file, slow loading) - this is an absolutely excellent and wide-ranging mold reference available online in PDF format.
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Continue reading at MOLD DOCTOR NEEDED ? or select a topic from closely-related articles below, or see our complete INDEX to RELATED ARTICLES below.

Or see MOLD / ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT, HIRE ? - when to hire a mold investigator or mold test consultant

Or see EXPERTS DIRECTORIES

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