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About Dr. Farooq A Minhas

Dr. Farooq A Minhas, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Southfield, MI. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Cytopathology, Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology and Pathology. Dr. Minhas is affiliated with Providence Park Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Michigan Diagnostic Pathologists Llc

16001 W 9 Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48075
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Specialties

Dr. Farooq A Minhas has the following 3 specialties

  • Cytopathology

    Similar to what pathologists do, cytopathologists analyze specimens in a lab to help your doctor diagnose your condition. However, cytopathologists primarily analyze cells from tissues, tumors and lesions in order to detect disease, whereas pathologists primarily focus on bodily fluid samples.
    The most common example of this is pap smears, which cytopathologists use to detect and study the precursors to cervical cancer in women. Additionally, they help oncologists detect blood cancers and blood disorders. You can think of all pathologists as a type of lab consultant for doctors. You consult with your doctor and then he or she often consults with a pathologist who uses lab testing to confirm what they suspect your condition might be.

  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Farooq A Minhas has the following 3 expertise

  • Tissue Biopsy
  • Fluid Testing
  • Blood Testing

Dr. Farooq A Minhas has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Farooq A Minhas is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • King Edward Medical University

    Graduated in 1982

  • Wayne State University

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Farooq A Minhas accepts the following insurance providers.

  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Michigan Diagnostic Pathologists Llc, 16001 W 9 Mile Rd, Southfield, MI
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