Dr. Rawhi Omar

Pathology
Crestwood, KY
43 years experience male

Locations

Rawhi Omar, MD, PhD

Crestwood, KY

Address

1513 Robertson Dr, Crestwood, KY, United States
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Fax

5022876265

About

Bio

- MD & PhD degrees; fellow of College of American Pathologists - Residency training at Downstate Medical Center-Kings County hosp in New York city, USA, in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology with Board certification in both - Currently: Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Univ of Louisville, KY, of Path & Lab Med Med School and Chief of Dept at one of the Univ affiliated hospitals. KY State Commissioner for Lab Accreditation program of College of American Pathologists

Specialties
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Pathology

Dermatopathology

General Practice

Integrative Medicine

Licenses

United States: Indiana, Kentucky, New York, Tennessee, West Virginia

Languages spoken

Arabic, Bulgarian

Doctor Q&A

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125 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
No!: Liquid or soft (paste, cream, gel etc) medications should not be used beyond their expiration date. Dry medicines (tablets, capsules, powder etc), if ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
Symptom of arousal?: At 22, it is not unusual to find yourself in a subtle state of spontaneous arousal, which would be expected to increase blood pooling in your penile v ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
GI bleeding: The black specks you describe suggest bleeding somewhere along the gastro-intestinal tract which is usually caused by ulceration. Follow up with your ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Omar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Omar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dec 2, 2017
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I will await biopsy. He thinks its a really low grade lymphoma. I am 226 pds. What are the best treatments to cure lymphoma in small intestine if conf
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I appreciate the time you took on the phone without notice to give me a peace of mind. I will take your advice accordingly. Thanks so much Dr. Omar.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Had a stomach virus (only diarrhea) the week before, too. Stools are slowly returning back to normal, but still not great. Related to cold? Concern?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical Academy, Higher Medical Institute of Sofia, Bulgaria
Graduated 1977MD

Residency

SUNY-KINGS COUNTY HOSPITAL CENTER

Awards

Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of Louisville, KY

Affiliations

Fellow, College Of American Pathologists and KY State Commissioner for the Laboratory Accreditation program of CAP
Fellow, International Academy Of Pathology (USCAP)
Association of Clinical scientists
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