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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology • Female • Age 57

501 6th St Dept of
Brooklyn, NY 11215
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Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira's Experience

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Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira's Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)

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New York Methodist Hospital
506 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

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    Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Indigestion
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of West Indies, Fac Med Sci
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Princess Margaret Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Brooklyn Hospital
    Complete in 1989
    Princess Margaret Hospital
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Hospital
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira's Office & Staff

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    3 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. McFarlane-Ferreira

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    501 6th St Dept of
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 780-5260 (Office)
    (718) 780-3266 (Fax)
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