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Dr. Tarek Nashawi

Hospital-based practice
Springfield, OR
21 years experience male

Locations

McKenzie Willamette hospital

Springfield, OR

Address

1460 g. street, Springfield, OR
Directions

About

Bio

I love taking care of patients and ease their suffering. I'm not afraid to say I don't know.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Hospital-based practice

Licenses

United States: Oregon

Doctor Q&A

36 Answers
22 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Yes: Probably your body is iron defficient and you need iron supplements.
A member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
No recommendations: Rhabdo should have a cause and the cause should be identified then treatment will be tailored to the cause. Close follow up is very improtant dependin... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Never: Myelin never regenerate. Sorry. Try vit B12 injections. 1 mg monthly.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Heavy periods: Means you have menorrhagia, need more info, age, medical hisotry, blood thinners intake i.E coumadin, (warfarin) aspirin..Etc.. Cannot give you an ans... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
More info: What does your mother in law having mrsa and your husband not listening have to do with each other?
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
No age: There is no age for coronary artery disease.that fact that you are young makes it less likely but not impossible. Other factors play into account.ches... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Yes: That is normal. Make sure that you are not pregnant first. Keep yourself hydrated with Gatorade and soup. Don't drink alcohol. You will be fine.if you... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
No difference: There's no difference in the side o of jaw as far as a heart attack is concerned.get checked out as soon as possible and if you are having pain now go... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Blood pressure: Blood pressure is a range and your numbers are so far good, but the shortness of breath and the chest pains are abnormal, you need to see your doctor ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Bleeding ulcer: I'm not sure what you mean by lower stomach. but the symptoms of ulcer can be abdominal pain to of your stomach, worse by eating certain type of food ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Yes: Get rid of anything that have caused that. Start an over the counter decongestant. If symptoms don't improve see an allergist.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
No guidelines: The thing you worry about is the effect of the steroids absorbed thru the skin on your body. I m not aware of any tapering down guidelines. I would de... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Lipase: It could be, if it is less than the pain you have had before, the two other choices are either pancreatitis post ERCP or you need to take out your gal... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Not always: It depends on how bad the meningitis is, but it helps narrow down the antibiotis if the blood cultures were positive.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
See your pcp: I advise you too see your primary care physician and check blood tests for thyroid disease, vitamin D deficiency...And lots of other illnesses that a... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Normal: This is probably normal. Not enough blood reaching your brain because you changed posture suddenly. Wouldn't worry.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Yes: I'm sorry there's always a chance of complications .
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Depends: Which lymph nodes and for how long and any other symptoms. Could be anything from a simple inflammatory reaction all the way to cancer....need more in... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Shoulder and neck: Seems like a neck problem. Make sure you get a breast exam.And if you have family history of breast cancer Get a mammogram. Otherwise it is the neck.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
How long: How long has this been going on? Check your urine Moshe make sure you don't have an infection. Check your thyroid too.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Iron deficiency: Iron is not absorbed well when taken orally. You might need iron transfusions. But why do you have iron deficiency. Always make sure that you don't ha... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Supplements: They are a waste of money. No studies have proven that taking supplements helps. Of course, unless you are deficient in certain vitamins.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Stroke: Yes you can...Doppler of neck arteries and and ultrasound of the heart should be done. Good blood pressure control and cholesterol and diabetes are ve... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Reader perspective: Yes that is normal. Some readers over estimate, some under. It also depends on the echo tech. Do what I would say is follow your symptoms as far as th... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Chlorine: Chlorine can cause some of the symptoms you have mentioned.but it shouldn't last that long.Get your eyes examined soon.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
No: Don't take it.if you get pain afterwards then take it.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Hepatitis A: Hepatitis a is usually a self limited disease..Avoid alcohol and tylenol (acetaminophen)...Make sure no other form of hepatitis is there. Make sure th... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Need more info: Your symptoms are not specific enough. What is your age prior medical problems, meds taking right now..you would be better served going to a primary c... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Yes: Yes. Don't worry unless you cannot control your bladder.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Need more info: Where is the mrsa. Are you a so called colonizer? Do you have frequent cellulitis? And how did you know you have mrsa?
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Hospital dischage: Unfortunately patients sometimes get discharged to unsafe situations, family members and friends has to step up and help when a patient does not quali... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Cholesterol agents: Be careful of some meds that can cause rhabdo such as statins, a cholesterol lowering agent, you might need to stop it. Rhabdo can be caused by trauma... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Sleepless: Do not ingest any mood altering meds or alcohol. You can sleep normally somebody should check on you, wake you up , talk to you and make sure you are ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Swollen lips: They could be the start of severe alllergic and anaphylactic reaction, so immediate medical attention should be sought.

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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Nashawi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Nashawi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I felt this when i eat rice cake..and i was diagnosed with acid reflux but this is the first time i vomit
HealthTap member
Thank you. I had my gallbladder out in 2001, so it was probably pancreatitis
HealthTap member
Hello, Apologies if I didn't thank you earlier, very kind of you :').

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine, Lebanon
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

HENRY FORD HOSPITAL

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Eugene Region - Summer
2014
Top Hospitalist, First Place, National - Summer
2014
Most Influential Doctor, Third Place, Eugene Region - Summer
2014
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