Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
(6)
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Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD
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.

300 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 355-5837

Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD

Dr. Rima Fawaz, MD

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

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
13

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
3

Procedures

  • 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.

Education

  • 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
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Fawaz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • 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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