Dr. Touraj Farid, MD

Dr. Touraj Farid, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Touraj Farid, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Beckley, WV and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Tehran University School Of Med in 1965 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1844 Harper Rd

Beckley, WV 25801

Contact Information

(304) 250-0307

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
77

Conditions Treated

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5

Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Location: Beckley, WV. Patient had Bile Leak post Lap Chole. This was missed for over 2 weeks despite of 3 ER visits. Admitted for sepsis and ERCP done by me and CBD stent placed. She was transferred to UVA. Someone repeated ERCP and perforated he duct and did not report it in dictated procedure. I was accused of that. I have recorded CD of both procedures to prove. My Malpractice carrier settled to cut back on expenses
    State: Virginia
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

  • Tehran University School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Nassau Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Farid has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Farid has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farid's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farid to family and friends
2.6
based on 14 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Farid's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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