Dr. Shaban Faruqui, MD

Dr. Shaban Faruqui, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Shaban Faruqui, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1972 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

6615 Perkins Rd

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Faruqui performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nausea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Faruqui's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

89  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Faruqui has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Faruqui's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Faruqui to family and friends
26 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Faruqui's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have a history of polyps, diverticulosis and a strong family history of colon cancer. Dr. Farqui did my colonoscopy on 10/06/16. Results were normal except he could NOT see in the cecum. Because stools were in the way. His office said in that case it should be repeated in 1 year. But he...more
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I had to use this doctor for a colonscopy because of insurance restrictions. I received appointment instructions in the mail. My colonscopy was scheduled for 1:00 on a Friday. Imagine my surprise when I received a automated phone call the night before confirming my appointment for 10:30. There's...more
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My husband and I have visited Dr. Faruqui on many occasions. I will start with his office staff, they are exceptional. Whenever I call for Porsha, his assistant she is always very prompt at returning my calls. Dr. Faruqui himself is very knowledgeable and patient. He takes plenty of time with us...more
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