Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD

Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
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Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology doctor who practices in Boston, MA. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Read her story

300 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 355-5837

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas


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Viral Enteritis
more than 67% of peers
Abdominal Pain
more than 17% of peers

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Dr. Fawaz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fawaz "Dr. Rima Fawaz is an Attending Physician and Medical Director of Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant at Boston Children's Hospital. She specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology Diseases, Hepatology and Transplant Hepatology, Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant, Liver Transplant, and Childhood Liver Diseases. Dr. Fawaz received her medical education from America University of Beirut and completed her training at State University of New York, Children's Hospital at Montefore, and Mount Sinai Medical Center."


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  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Small Intestine Disorders
  • Viral Enteritis


  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Pediatric Liver Transplants

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • American University Of Beirut
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • American University Of Beirut / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • State University Of New York, Pediatrics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • State University Of New York, Pediatrics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Children's Hospital At Montefiore, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, Pediatric Hepatology and Transplant Hepatology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fawaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fawaz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fawaz to family and friends
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Fawaz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Brilliant and compassionate. A truly gifted physician.
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Hospitals where Dr. Fawaz has admitting privileges

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115
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