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Dr. Mohammad Farivar, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 73

Dr. Farivar

SMG Norwood Gastroenterology

886 Washington St Ste 3 Norwood, MA 02062

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(781) 762-1531


Dr. Mohammad Farivar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Norwood, MA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital . Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Trustworthy . Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

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(781) 762-1531

Dr. Farivar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
Preferred Blue PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Network Health
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Farivar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farivar treats Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Farivar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farivar treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 98% of his peers

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

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farivar treats Stomach Diseases more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Farivar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • IBS Associated With Pain Disorders
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis

Dr. Farivar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Farivar

4.6

Based on 9 reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mohammad Farivar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Norwood, MA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1975
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1974
University Mich Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1973
St Louis University Grp Hosps
Residency Hospital
1972
St Louis University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
Ill Central Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
1974
1973
1972
1971
1970

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Norwood Hospital

Norwood, MA

59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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