Dr. Hossam Elfarra, MD

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Dr. Hossam Elfarra, MD

Gastroenterology | Male

1300 Main Ave Ste 1B, Clifton, NJ 07011 Get Directions
(973) 777-5778

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Dr. Elfarra specializes in Gastroenterology and practices in Clifton, NJ. He practices at 1 location.

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      • Amerihealth
      • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • EBS-RMSCO
      • EmblemHealth
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology

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      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Cirrhosis
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Duodenal Ulcer
      • Dysphagia
      • Esophageal Ulcer
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Esophagitis
      • Gallbladder Diseases
      • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
      • Gastresophageal Reflux-Related Chronic Cough
      • Gastric Ulcer
      • Gastritis
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
      • Gastroparesis
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Indigestion
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Pyloric Stenosis
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Capsule Endoscopy
      • Colonoscopy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
      • Esophageal Dilatation
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Mansura

        Graduated in 1990

      • Internship Hospital
        St Josephs Hospital and Med Center

        Completed in 1995

      • Residency Hospital
        St Josephs Hospital Seton Hall University

        Completed in 1997

      • Fellowship Hospital
        St Josephs Hospital Seton Hall University

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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