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Dr. Sherif Farag, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.6 (31)
Map Pin Small Staten Island, NY
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Sherif Farag, MD

Dr. Sherif Farag, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Staten Island, NY. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 30 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Farag an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Farag works at Practice in Staten Island, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Gastritis, Chronic Gastritis and Enteritis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Farag's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Gihan Makram Elmeniawy-farag MD PC
    5091 Amboy Rd, Staten Island, NY 10312 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 948-0221
  2. 2
    Office
    26 Algonkin St, Staten Island, NY 10312 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 948-0221
  3. 3
    Staten Island University Hospital
    475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 226-9000

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  • Staten Island University Hospital

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Gastritis
Chronic Gastritis
Enteritis
Colon Cancer
Diarrhea
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Abdominal Pain
Constipation
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophagitis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Nausea
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Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Celiac Disease
Cirrhosis
Dehydration
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Food Poisoning
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Stomal Ulcer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Hepatitis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.6
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    Based on 31 ratings
    Patient Ratings (31)
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    About Dr. Sherif Farag, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic
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    NPI Number
    • 1861467250
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Sherif Farag, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Farag is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Farag has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Farag has seen patients for Gastritis, Chronic Gastritis and Enteritis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Farag on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    31 patients have reviewed Dr. Farag. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Farag.

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