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Dr. Ali Fazel, MD

Gastroenterologist

Professional statement

My Philosophy: Outstanding Care Without Compromise Our Goal: Our goal is to provide state of the art care in a friendly and compassionate environment. We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive system, including the esophagus, stomach, intestines, pancreas and liver. Exceptional Academic History: Dr. Fazel is double board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine. He received his gastroenterology training at Saint Louis University. He also completed additional fellowship training in Advanced Endoscopy at Medical College of Wisconsin. His internal medicine training was completed at Wright State University, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society. Professional History: • Prior to moving to Northern Virginia, he served as Assistant Professor and Program Director for Advanced Endoscopy at the University of Florida. He has been recognized nationally for his work in the area of complex endoscopic procedures. His research has been published in multiple journals. He has presented numerous lectures at national and regional meetings. • He established his full time gastroenterology practice at Greater Washington Gastroenterology in 2005. Dr Fazel has served as Chief of Gastroenterology at INOVA Fairfax Hospital. He founded the Center for Advanced Endoscopy at Inova Fairfax Hospital in 2007, where he served as Medical Director. • Washingtonian Magazine has named him one of the “Top Doctors in Washington”. Northern Virginia Magazine also profiled him as one of the “Top Doctors of Northern Virginia”. • He presently serves as an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine for Virginia Commonwealth University. My Invitation To You: I invite you to explore our website (www.DrFazel.com) **PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE TO GET PRESCREENED*

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical College of Wisconsin, Fellowship in Advanced Endoscopy
  • Medical School - National University of Iran
  • Saint Louis University, Fellowship in Gastroenterology

Professional memberships

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Awards and publications

  • Resident Scholarly Paper of the Year Award - Wright State University School of Medicine
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society
  • Fazel A, Burton FR. A controlled study of the effect of midazolam on the hypertensive sphincter of Oddi. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 55:637-640, 2002.

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1225024748

Office locations

Greater Washington Gastroenterology

8501 Arlington Blvd, Suite 525

Fairfax, VA 22031

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He listened carefully and helped me get to the point, I am scheduled for Upp. endoscopy, so we will see how it goes afterwards.
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Dr. Fazel is a very kind an patient man - he listened to all of my questions and took everything I said into account. He's also a very thorough doctor and I feel very safe in his care. Highly recommended!
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Great visit, reassured me :^]
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He was really easy to talk to, he listened to everything I had to say, and we came up with a plan... exactly how it should go.
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He was very professional and related well to my son who has a disability. I like the expedient manner in which my son is receiving care. He was nice to talk to and answered all my questions. And we were ableto schedule an appt on very short notice. Im glad we found him!
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Excellent. Very professional and kind. Thank you!
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funny guy, kind and experienced
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