Francis Farraye, MD

Francis Farraye, MD

Gastroenterology Boston, MA

Professor, Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine

Office Address

Office Map
  • 830 Harrison Ave
    Moakley, 2nd Floor
    Boston, MA 02118
    Phone: (617) 638-6525
    Fax: (617) 638-7448

Dr. Farraye's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology

Dr. Farraye's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical DirectorBoston Medical Center
    Co-Director, Center for Digestive Disorders (2000-present)
  • Staff PhysicianBoston Medical Center
  • ProfessorBoston University School of Medicine
    Associate Professor of Medicine (2000-2006)
  • Staff PhysicianVA Boston Health Care System
  • Courtesy StaffMount Auburn Hospital
  • Associate PhysicianBrigham and Women's Hospital
    Associate Physician (1985-1986)
  • LecturerHarvard Medical School
    Instructor in Medicine (1985-1986); Instructor in Medicine (1988-1999); Assistant Professor of Medicine (1998-2000)
  • AssociateBeth Israel Hospital
    Associate in Medicine (1985-1986)

Dr. Farraye's Education & Medical Training

  • Harvard School of Public HealthHarvard School of Public HealthOther Training, MSc
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterBeth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterFellowship, Gastroenterology
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterBeth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • A Einstein Coll of Med of Yeshiva UnivAlbert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityMedical School
  • SUNY at Stony BrookSUNY at Stony BrookOther Training, B.S.

Dr. Farraye's Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License1984 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineGastroenterology

Dr. Farraye's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Institute for Health Care ImprovementBoston University Faculty Development AwardInstitute for Health Care Improvement, 2013
  • Department of Medicine, Boston University School of MedicineResearch Mentor of the YearDepartment of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 2013
  • U.S. News and World ReportTop DoctorU.S. News and World Report, 2011-2012
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Dr. Farraye's Clinical Trials

Dr. Farraye's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Immunization Rates and Vaccine Beliefs among Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients: An Opportunity for ImprovementWasan SK, Calderwood AH, Long MD, Kappleman MD, Sandler RS, Farraye FA, Inflamm Bowel Dis, 2/1/2014
  • Recurrent Bell's Palsy in a Patient With Crohn's Disease on MethotrexateDesalermos AP, Frank S, Farraye FA, J Clin Gastroenterol, 1/31/2014
  • Nocardia Pneumonia in a Patient with Crohn’s Disease on InfliximabSaleemuddin A, Govender P, Farraye FA, J Crohns Colitis, 12/13/2013
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  • 48th Annual Gastroenterology Update Treatment of Special CasesCleveland Clinic - Cleveland, Ohio / The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio - 11/8/2012


Dr. Farraye's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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