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Dr. Walid Osta

Anesthesiology
CANTON, MI
20 years experience male

Locations

Office

CANTON, MI

Address

8534 N. CANTON CENTER RD, CANTON, MI
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Canton, MI

About

Bio

Dr. Walid A. Osta is a double board certified anesthesiologist and pain specialist through the American Board of Anesthesilogy. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), the Michigan Society of Anesthesiologists (MSA), the American Medical Association (AMA), and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. Dr. Walid A. Osta, MD is committed to the newest, most current technologies and cutting-edge treatments that are tailored to the patient’s condition. He incorporates many advanced technologies in his practice such as spinal cord stimulators, indwelling infusion (Morphine) pumps, and radiofrequency ablation (lesioning) to more permanently eliminate the different pain conditions

Specialties
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Anesthesiology

Pain Management

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
26 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Yes: The main effect of symptomatic osteoarthritis is a negative impact on the activity of daily living.
A 66-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Neck Pain: This pain may be due to improper positions, maneuvers, or postures that you do on a daily basis. For example, if you work a certain job that requires ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Tooth pain: Usually a short course of a mild opioid such as tylenol (acetaminophen) with Codeine #2 or #3 for few days.
A 75-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Yes: If you have a history of migraines or even tension headaches, continous intake or abuse of NSAID can actually cause severe rebound headaches. This bes... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis can be simply defined as the degeneration of joints as a result of wear and tear. It happens to all us as we get older, however it may ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
NO: Narcotics are controlled substances. The main reason is individual and public safety. These medications should only be taken under the direction of a ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Risks of OA: Aging is the most common predicting factor for the development of osteoarthrits. It may be a natural process resulting from wear and tear of the joint... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
GI ISSUES AND PAIN: These symptoms could have totally independent origins such as irritable bowel disease co-existing with lumbar degenerative disk disease. However, you ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Osta
Anesthesiology 20 years experience
Multiple etiologies: The middle of the back is not a common place for disc disease, which is more common in the neck and the lower back. Depending on your age and your oth... Read More

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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
My personal experience with Dr. Osta was pleasant, although my pain before I started visiting him was unpleasant. Dr. Osta listened carefully and attentively to my complaints and diagnosed the causes ...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Very friendly doctor and staff. I was very impressed by this doctor. He actually listens and treats me like a human being.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Osta is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine, Lebanon
Graduated 2002MD

Residency

Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals

Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
American Medical Association
International Spine Intervention Society
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