Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD

OncologyMaleAge 62

Dr. Obaji
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

West Cancer Center

271 W Polk Ave West Memphis, AR 72301

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(870) 733-1800

Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD is a Oncology Specialist in West Memphis, AR and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Memorial Hospital - Collierville and Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Obaji to book an appointment.

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Dr. Obaji's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obaji treats Anemia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Obaji treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
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Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obaji treats Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Obaji treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Secondary Malignancies
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obaji treats Secondary Malignancies more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Obaji treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Obaji's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Screening
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cellulitis
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Cold Sore
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fever
  • Folic Acid Deficiency
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hair Loss
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malnutrition
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mastodynia
  • Melanoma
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Wheezing

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(870) 733-1800

Dr. Obaji accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
Qualchoice
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Dr. Obaji's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Obaji

4.1

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
2 Stars
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1 Star
17.647058823529413%
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What went well
  • Office environment (14)
  • Staff friendliness (14)
  • Appointment scheduling (13)
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (4)
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
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Dr. Obaji is wonderful, the most kind doctor I have ever been to. The long wait time is worth it. Thank you Dr Obaji.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Lynn M Stone in Germantown, TN – Dec 11, 2018
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Terrible, non professional, not informative, the worst medical appointment ever experienced. The doctor and office staff were equally not helpful.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Praise be to God, the Teacher, the Unique Majesty of all the heavens, the Exalted, the Glorious. Glory be to Him, the Eternal Being who containeth the...Read more

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

U Tenn Ctr Hlth Scis
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University Tenn Center Health Scis
Residency Hospital
1989
U Tenn Ctr Hlth Scis
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
Aleppo Univ Hosps
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Obaji has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Obaji frequently treats Anemia, Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis, and Secondary Malignancies. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Obaji treats.

Where is Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD's office located?

Dr. Obaji's office is located at 271 W Polk Ave, West Memphis, AR 72301. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Suhail Obaji, MD speak?

Dr. Obaji speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

West Cancer Center

Family Cancer Center Pllc271 W Polk Ave West Memphis, AR 72301
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Affiliated Hospitals

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