Dr. Syed grew up in Toronto, Canada, where he earned an Honors in Bachelor of Science degree from University of Toronto in the field of computational biology. He went on to obtain his medical degree from Medical University of the Americas and completed his residency in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Michigan. During medical school, Dr. Syed had the opportunity to complete his clerkships in Louisiana where he enjoyed the culture, the people and the cuisine.
He enjoys interacting with people and believes having a positive relationship with a patient is vital to their health. He likes to have his patients involved in their care and formulates a plan with patients to meet their goals.
In his spare time, Dr. Syed enjoys sports, loves the outdoors and is always ready for an adventure.