*Expertise in Infectious Diseases including Hepatitis C and B.
*Expertise in complex chronic disease diagnosis and management.
*Evidence based recommendations on efficacy of supplements and other complementary therapies by patients.
*Disease specific lifestyle education and health behaviour change.
Specializes in disease affecting joints, muscles & bones with interest in research & complex autoimmune diseases.
Dr. Muhammad Iqbal completed his Internal Medicine residency in Chicago and completed his fellowship in Respirology at the University of Missouri. He has worked as full time faculty in the division of Medicine and Respirology for McMaster University for the past 2 years. Dr. Iqbal served as a Respirologist and Medicine Specialists for 5 years prior with Memorial University.
His areas of interest and expertise are Respirology; asthma / COPD, chronic cough dyspnea of unknown causes and abnormal CXR, CT Chest and PFT. Dr. Iqbal would also like to treat patients with the following: complex internal medicine cases with diagnostic uncertanities like chroninc fatigue, non-specific arthritis, and hard to control DM, HTN, cholestrol etc.
Dr. Pasyk earned her PhD degree in Physiology and Pharmacology at McMaster University. Following her graduation, she worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate at the Hospital for Sick Children, and the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, where she researched diabetes and respiratory disorders. Dr. Pasyk has authored multiple peer-reviewed publications in major medical journals and has given presentations at international conferences. She also co-invented a novel method for diabetes treatment, for which a US patent was granted. Dr. Pasyk completed her specialty training in Internal Medicine at Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Pasyk is an Affiliate Physician at Hamilton Health Sciences, and is serving patients in the Hamilton/Burlington area, her home community. She is also fluent in Polish and understands other related Slavic languages.
Scope of Practice:
Dr. Husain's scope of practice includes any general internal medicine referrals as well as her particular areas of interest which include: COPD, asthma, cough, bronchiectasis, infections of upper and lower respiratory tract, interstitial lung disease, undifferentiated respiratory disease/symptomatology and abnormal chest imaging and pulmonary function testing.