Dr. Tarik Hadid

Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
20 years experience male

Locations

St. John Hematology & Oncology

Grosse Pointe Woods, MI

Address

19229 Mack Avenue, Suite 23, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

(313) 647-3244

About

Specialties
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Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

Hematology and Oncology

Internal Medicine - Hematology

Internal Medicine - Oncology

Languages spoken

Arabic

Doctor Q&A

136 Answers
47 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Possibly : It is possible. Some cancers are slow growing others are aggressive. Sometimes slow growing type can convert to more aggressive type. Other causes suc... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Vitamin: Consider checking your vitamin levels such as B12, folic acid and iron..
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Part of the disease: Whenever you have smoldering myeloma of certain type, say IgG for example, the other antibody types like IgM and IgA are often decreased. It is just ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Need more : It seems that you are not getting enough vitamin B12 supplementation; otherwise you would see an improvement. You can also follow the MCV which should... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Short: It usually occurs within hours to days after the injury..
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Possible!: Theoretically, it possible as the two organs are close to each other. You may want to take laxatives and increase you hydration to resolve the constip... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Many possible causes: Bluish blotches are difficult to diagnose without examination. They could represent blue nevi (moles) if they have the description of moles. However, ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes: There are several medications used to treat vomiting. But before any treatment, she needs to check for pregnancy. If not pregnant, several drugs can b... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
True!: Yes. Family history of breast cancer in second degree relatives increases the risk of breast cancer but only modestly. Family history in a first degre... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes and no: If it is a minor and all CBC is normal then it is ok. If the MCV is low, it could be thalassemia trait. If it is associated with high hemoglobin, it... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes: You may want to look at the amount of elemental iron and not the raw iron. The amount differs from a band to another.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Good: Congratulations, blood work looks good and satisfactory..
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Many possibilities..: These symptoms are non-specific. They can be due to many causes. Examples of these causes is infectious mononucleosis, post-streptococcal glomerulonep... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
No: No specific formula or food has shown in clinical studies to hasten bone marrow recovery. It is always advicable to eat a well-balanced diet and impro... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
It depends.: R-cvp is a relatively milder regimen and therefore it does not usually result in very low wbcs. In general, modest decrease in WBC is expected and is ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Solitary nodule: Solitary nodule should undergo thyroid scan is cold on scan you need a needle biopsy, if negatice, it need removed.. A simlified way to working it up ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Infection: These are signs of acute infection, likely bacterial and should be checked quickly. Examples of these are bladder infections, kidney infection and pel... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Blood clots : Factor v leiden is an inherited mutation that is associated with modest increase in the risk of blood clots if you have one copy of the mutation and h... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Many: There are many causes of this picture. Perhaps the most common is hidden infection or inflammation and iron deficiency. Other causes include chronic m... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Between: It means bleeding or spotting between periods.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Depends..: There are many types of bone marrow cancer, and time left depends on the type. If you are referring to myelodysplastic syndrome, the prognosis differs... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Get checked aoon!: Lump under the armpit is an enlarged lymph node.. It often very concerning for cancer such as breast cancer, lymphoma or other cancers.. Get checked a... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes!: You are right. There is controversy in the medical community in that regard. This is because there is no strong evidence to support or refute this ass... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Possible: The possibility of cancer is almost always there. The risk depends on the smoking history, family history of cancer, the size of the mass, etc.. Smok... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Intolerance : That may mean that you have intolerance to certain food such as milk products of glutin. It may also mean you have ulcers or dyspepsia. Get checked ou... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes: If you did a urine test then yes it could be too early to show up in the urine.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes! : There is 2 main kinds of bladder cancer. The typical superficial papillary cancer of the bladder recurs in 50-70% of the time after treatment with bcg... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
No!: They are only good if you have B12 deficiency or at risk for it such as if you had gastric bypass surgery, stomach surgery or removal or pernicious an... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Could be: It could be a lot of things, including viruses such as mononucleosis. Cancer is not ruled out. We need more history and you need an exam and some test... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes!: I do not see any reason to hold you for donating blood but you will need to check with the guidelines in your country to see what they allow..Good luc... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Get checked: This could be due to many things such as infection, overgrowing skin (keloid) or skin cancer. Get checked..
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yea: Melena can be intermittent. It does not tend to change the color of the water. It can be associated with constipation known as (tarry stool). Diarrhea... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Disolve: The body has a system that is designed to dissolve the clots. However, sometimes the body needs our help with blood thinners to keep it from propagati... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes: Yes. Hepatitis c often turn to liver cirrhosis and cancer. I recommend that you get treated as there are now several drugs to treat hepatitis c..
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Sure..: You can take them but i think it is unlikely to benefit you unless you have low vitamin level or low iron saturation which you have not listed. In dia... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes: Yes, you can.. Just avoid excessive use.. It is consider class b for pregnancy, which means that studies in animals showed no harm to fetus. No human ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Depends : It all depends on some of the characteristics of the tumor and what the new lesion looks like..
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Allergies: This is quite common and is most likely due to allergies such as seasonal allergies.. No worries...
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Neuritis: This could be due to inflammation of the nerve supplying the area due to certain sleeping pattern or other causes. Also, early shingles can have the s... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Depends : It all depends on the size and if it is new. There is a need to do needle aspiration if not sure
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Depends : It depends on how large your hospital is.. Usually a week or less..
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes : Yes, late menarche and early menopause exposes the body to shorter period of female hormones and is associated with lower risk of breast cancer.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes but..: Treatment withr xarelto is 15 mg twice a day for 21 days then 20 mg once a day after that.. Duration depends on several factors but most people requi... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Yes!: It is extremely unlikely to be cancer given your young age and the fact that they did not change over 1 year period.. Stay well!
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Several!: Several strains of hpv are implicated in cervical cancer pathogenesis. The common one are 16, 18, 31, 33 and 35.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Possible!: I think you are referring to rai stage 0. This means you have elevated lymphocytes but with no enlarged lymph nodes or spleen. If not done, you would ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Depends!: I think so but it all depends on its location and how accessible it is.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Infection?: This could be due to infection, most likely viral (e.g. Infectious mononucleosis), less likely cancer such as leukemia. Get checked!
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Variable: The WBC and platelet tend to be high in patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia. How high it get variyfrom a patient to another and can b as low as... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 20 years experience
Depends!: It all depends on what is causing low wbc. In certain ethnicities, slightly low WBC is normal. However, i always advice having a full work up includin... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hadid is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hadid is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank you. Thank you Dr.Tarik Hadid for your upcoming response of my question. This may help me to ease my worries about my kidney stone. Hope that you and other doctors will have ...Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I always thought the reason was iron. Thanks for your help.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I appreciate your response! I no longer have my uterus or ovaries.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Univeristy of Khartoum
Graduated 2003MD

Residency

Michigan State University /KCMS
Completed 2009

Awards

First Place- American College of Physician, MI (2008)
First Place- American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, MA (2010)
Top Oncologist and Hematologist , First Place, Michigan - Summer
2014

Affiliations

American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology (ASH)
American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation
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