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Dr. Ayad Al-Katib Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Ayad Al-Katib has the following 4 specialties

  • Hematology and Oncology

    An Oncologist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of different cancers. This physician has extensive knowledge of the different signs and symptoms of cancer, as well as the various methods of treatment.
    Oncologists diagnose cancer through methods such as biopsy, endoscopy, X-ray, blood tests, ultrasound, and different forms of nuclear medicine. They treat cancer through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy, or antibody treatments.
    If it is determined that a cancer cannot successfully be treated, oncologists then focus on providing palliative care, the use of pain medication to make a dying person more comfortable.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • Hematology

    A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
    Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
    Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013)

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    (2009)

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014)

  • Expertise

    21 Expertise

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Cancer
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Hairy Cell Leukemia
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Al-Katib is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
  • Sinaigrace Hospital
  • Harper Hospital
  • Harper University Hospital

    3990 John R St
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Detroit Receiving Hospital
  • St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital (Oakland Center)

    27351 Dequindre Rd
    Madison Heights, MI 48071

  • St. John MacombOakland Hospital
  • St. John Hospital & Medical Center

    22101 Moross Rd
    Detroit, MI 48236

  • St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital (Macomb Center)

    11800 E 12 Mile Rd
    Warren, MI 48093

  • St John Detroit Riverview Hospital

    7733 E Jefferson Ave
    Detroit, MI 48214

  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • University Of Mosul

    Graduated in 1974

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

    Residency

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