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Dr. Tarek El Sharkawy, MD

Internist, Primary Care Doctor

Professional statement

Additional notes from the Practice: Thank you for booking your appointment with us! Please plan on arriving at least 15 minutes before your appointment time. Make sure to bring your insurance card and ID with you to your visit. Dr. Tarek El Sharkawy is a caring and considerate internist and primary care doctor based in Franklin, MA. Dr. El Sharkawy attended the University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine, where he earned his medical degree. He then immigrated to the United States to complete his residency in internal medicine at Hahnemann University Hospital. He served as the Medical Director as well as a practicing internist for 9 years in a health care center in Maine, before moving to Massachusetts in 2007. Dr. El Sharkawy is board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with MetroWest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital in Framingham, MA and MetroWest Medical Center - Leonard Morse Hospital in Natick, MA. He has a special interest in diabetes care; he is Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM) by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Dr. El Sharkawy is sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient's situation and adapts His consultations and treatment options appropriately to accommodate individual needs and concerns.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company

Specialties

  • Internist
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • MetroWest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital
  • MetroWest Medical Center - Leonard Morse Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
  • Hahnemann University Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine

Professional memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Diabetes Association

Awards and publications

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors- Selected as one of the "Top Doc's in Southern New England, and recognized in 2015 special editions of Cape Cod Magazine and South Shore Living Magazine

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1275586851

Office locations

MetroWest Physician Services

435 King Street

Franklin, MA 02038

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I didn’t find him to be a good listener.
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He is an excellent doctor and a fine man - he keeps me on the right path to a healthy life.
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was my first visit.. will see in a year.. so far so good
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Very professional and thorough.
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Have no problems with the doctor Matter of fact like him and think it going to work out between us .
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It was a great visit. He listened to my thoughts, and provided me with sound guidance on all my questions/concerns. I am grateful to have him as my primary care physician.
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great experience!!!!
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He was very nice and helpful.
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Dr.Sharkawy is very thorough and on top of everything. I left feeling relieved and assured. Everything was GREAT!!
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He is so nice and the materials he gave me is very helpful.
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Excellent, nothing to complain about.
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