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About Dr. Rashid Fawwaz

Dr. Rashid Fawwaz, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 53 years of experience. His specialties include Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Fawwaz is affiliated with New York Presbyterian / Westchester, New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia and NewYork-PresbyterianColumbia. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rashid Fawwaz is Excellent. Dr. Rashid Fawwaz has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Rashid Fawwaz is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

622 W 168th St
New York, NY 10032
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Specialties

Dr. Rashid Fawwaz has the following 1 specialty

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • New York Presbyterian / Westchester
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia
  • NewYork-PresbyterianColumbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia Unv
  • University of CA at Berkely
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Education

    53 Years Experience

  • American University Of Beirut

    Graduated in 1960

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Rashid Fawwaz accepts the following insurance providers.

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622 W 168th St, New York, NY

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