Dr. Joseph M Fayad MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Joseph Fayad is a gastroenterologist in Henderson, Nevada. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and MountainView Hospital. He received his medical degree from Sapienza University of Rome and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Fayad accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and one of 19 at MountainView Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology. He also speaks multiple languages, including French and Arabic.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests: Metabolic Syndrome, Food Sensing, Portal System, Fatty Liver, Oral Ileal Hormones Stimulation, Enteroendocrine Cells, Diabetes An Intestinal Portal Disease, Hepatitis C

Education & Medical Training

Sapienza University of Rome
Class of 1980

University at Buffalo SOM
Fellowship, Gastroenterology (IM), 1984 - 1986

American University of Beirut
Other Training, Chemistry and Biology, 1974

University of Rome
Other Training, Endocrinology, 1979 - 1980

Millard Fillmore Hospital
Residency, Millard Fillmore Hospital, 1981 - 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Best AVO superb rating > 9

Las Vegas life’s top doctor 2012 the best of the best Dr for southern Nevada Las Vegas, Vegas Inc health care heading

Most compassionate physician consumer research council of America

Gastroenterology service to the community, and publication Honor, American Asian group

Accomplishments and Contribution to the community Award, City of Las Vegas

Congressman Gibbon Award, The Architect of The Capitol

Paul Harris Fellowship Award

Fellow, American college of physician, 1988

Harris Knudson Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Nevada School of Medicine, 1986

Publications & Presentations

Jerome J. Schentag PharmD, Scott V. Monte, PharmD, Joseph Fayad MD

Joseph Fayad, Scott V. Monte, Jerome J. Schentag

Glucagon Like Immunoreactivity (GLI) Induced by Bombesin In Man.
Delle Fave, G. Tamburrano, L. Demagistris, M. Mauceri, A. Kohn and J. Bou Fayad

See all 8 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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