Internal medicine physicians are specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness. They specialize in adult medicine, and are specially trained to solve diagnostic problems, manage severe long-term illnesses, and help patients with multiple, complex chronic conditions.
Dr. Saeed works at Byward Family Health Team as an Internist and Infectious Disease specialist. She has completed an Internal Medicine and Pediatric residency, an Infectious Disease Fellowship, as well as the Gorgas Course in Tropical Medicine.
Dr. Saeed’s Internal Medicine practice at Byward is focused on the assessment and management metabolically-driven diseases, such as fatty liver, Type 2 diabetes, and toxin-mediated liver disease. She also holds periodic FibroScan clinics to help diagnose and stage liver disease.
You will need a referral from your primary care provider. Most referrals for adults 18 and above are accepted. Referrals can be sent to Byward Family Health Team by fax at 613-564-6627.
Bring all current medications, a travel history for the past year, a list of all medical problems, and the name and address of your preferred pharmacy.
You will meet with the physician who will obtain your medical history and perform a physical exam. If warranted, additional tests will be arranged. Once completed, the physician will share her findings, diagnosis, and recommendations with you and the referring health care provider.