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Mary Farid

Languages: Arabic, English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Farid completed her undergraduate work at UCLA, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor of science in physiological science and a minor in near Eastern languages and cultures. She completed her medical degree from the Western University of Health Sciences in 2003. She returned to UCLA to complete a residency in internal medicine at the UCLA-VA Greater Los Angeles Program, and then went on to complete her fellowship in gastroenterology at UCLA. Dr. Farid practices general gastroenterology in all its aspects, with particular interests in inflammatory bowel disease, esophageal disorders, irritable bowel syndrome and colon cancer screening. She is board-certified in both internal medicine and gastroenterology. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterology Association. Dr. Farid is committed to providing excellent, comprehensive health care for men and women. Her approach involves establishing a strong physician patient partnership that is founded on compassion, dignity and respect.
Education
Institution
Type
Field of Study
Year
Western University College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific
Medical School
UCLA VA Wadsworth Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Internship
Internal Medicine
UCLA VA Wadsworth Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Residency
Internal Medicine
UCLA VA Wadsworth Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship
Internal Medicine
2006
UCLA Geffen School Of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship
Gastroenterology
2007
Professional Associations
Professional Memberships
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS/EPO
  • Aetna Preferred Provider Organization
  • Anthem Blue Cross California Care HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plan
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Inter Valley Health Plan HMO
  • Inter Valley Health Plan PPO/POS
  • Inter Valley Health Plan Senior HMO
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Secure/UHC HMO
Clinical Interests
  • Abnormal Bowel Movement
  • Barretts Esophagus
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Screening
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Polypectomy
 
1223 16th Street Suite 3100
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Saint John's Health Center