Dr. Omega Edwards

Infectious Disease
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
19 years experience male

Locations

International Medical and Technological University

Dar es Salaam

Address

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Blue Cross of California

CIGNA Health Care

Health Net Of California

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr. Edwards is a Board Certified Infectious Diseases Specialist and is currently a Faculty Member at IMTU (International Medical and Technological University) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He is a Cornell Graduate, earned his medical degree from Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn, New York. He completed his Residency and Chief Residency at a Yale Affiliated Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut. After completing his Infectious Disease Fellowship at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island and after maintaining an infectious diseases practice in Camarillo, California for 5 years, Dr Edwards and his family are career missionaries serving in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania..

Specialties
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Infectious Disease

Internal Medicine

Doctor Q&A

95 Answers
91 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Omega Edwards
19 years experience Infectious Disease
Get Married: I presume your urologist is managing your chronic prostatitis well. That said, neither chronic prostatitis nor erectile dysfunction should prevent you ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Omega Edwards
19 years experience Infectious Disease
P in P: Castor oil needs to be digested in the small intestine before it can cause diarrhea. In the small intestine, castor oil becomes ricinoleic acid. This ... Read More
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2 thanks
A female asked:
Dr. Omega Edwards
19 years experience Infectious Disease
Peace: Perhaps the bleeding is a natural part of sexual intercourse for the first time (torn hymen)? The bad smell may be from having old blood in your vagin ... Read More
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4 thanks

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Thank you notes
Apr 24, 2013
Excellent and timely responses.
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Mar 8, 2012
the first time i've heard about manipulation. will do further research for myself. spiked my curiousity a lot:)
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Edwards is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you!! I didn't want to stop using it cause its helping my alopecia bald spots to grow back!!! :)
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does this virus affect the elbows. I was just in the Caribbean Isla
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great. didnt just force drugs. very clear and informative

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY
Graduated 2002MD

Residency

NORWALK HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION
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