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Saadat Syed

OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)

Dr. Saadat Syed is an obstetrician-gynecologist practicing in King City, Ontario. Dr. Syed specializes in women's health, particularly the female reproductive system, pregnancy and childbirth. As an obstetrician-gynecologist, or OB-GYN, Dr. Syed can treat a number of health issues related to the vagina, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and breasts. Dr Syed can also treat women during pregnancy, labor, childbirth and the postpartum period. In this specialty, doctors focus on reproductive care from puberty through adulthood.
Saadat Syed
  • King City, Ontario
  • Accepting new patients

Is it okay to have a pap smear test when I have my period?

Pap smear is to see cells from the cervix. Mixed with blood makes it difficult to differentiate malignant cells, so it's not a good idea when you are bleeding.

Are painkillers safe to have for menstrual cramps?

Yes, they are safe, but you need to consult your doctor about which one.

Is it okay to get a tattoo done during prengnacy?

Best to avoid as there is a possibility of absorption ink. 19 weeks pregnancy is well away but why take a risk.

Anterior Prolapse

It is ok to have sex with this condition.

What could be the reason behind repeated ectopic pregnancies?

l am sorry to read this. In my experience, the common cause is chronic inflammation of the tubes causing kinking and narrowness of the tubes.

I have a blood clot on my left breast. Can it turn into a tumor?

Not very likely. How do you know it is a blood clot? You should see your Doc.

I am 6 months pregnant and I am suffering from a viral infection. Will the antibiotics have any impact on my baby?

It is a difficult question to answer satisfactorily, but you are well away in pregnancy. The normal antibiotics usage shouldn’t affect the baby.

How can I differentiate between implantation bleeding and periods?

Implantation bleeding is scanty and does not flow like a period, which will normally flow for a few days. You may use a couple of sanitary towels whereas in menstruation, you need READ MORE
Implantation bleeding is scanty and does not flow like a period, which will normally flow for a few days. You may use a couple of sanitary towels whereas in menstruation, you need to have more, for say 5 days.

What if I miss a week straight of birth control pills?

first rule out pregnancy if you are sexually active. you will have a withdrawal bleeding. Restart pill all over again.