Dr. Elia Fanous

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irving, TX
20 years experience

Locations

Office

Irving, TX

Address

Irving Office, 3501 N. MacArthur Blvd., Suite 500, Irving, TX
Directions

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

CIGNA Health Care

Coventry Health Care

First Health Group Corporation

HealthSpring

Humana Insurance Company

Molina Healthcare Inc

MultiPlan, Inc

Parkland Community Health Plan

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr. Elia Fanous joined MacArthur OB/GYN in January of 2008. He is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Fanous went to Baylor University and graduated with a Bachelor degree in Biology with a Chemistry minor. He then enrolled in graduate school at Baylor and received a Master of Clinical Gerontology degree. He went on to medical school at Texas Tech and graduated in 2001. After finishing medical school, he completed his training in OB/GYN at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, and then started practicing in Irving in 2005. Dr. Fanous is fluent in Arabic and conversational medical Spanish. He has twin girls, Ella and Emma, and his son’s name is Jacob. He enjoys spending free time with his family and playing indoor soccer with Dr. Livingston and friends at Arena Athletics in Euless. Dr. Fanous is a die-hard sports fan, and loves the Cowboys and Mavericks. Dr. Fanous volunteers for the Arlington/Mansfield Pregnancy Center and also sits on the board for Mid-Cities Pregnancy Center. He is also the OB/GYN department chairman at Baylor Medical Center in Irving. Dr. Fanous also has privileges and practices at THR HEB Hospital in Euless. Dr. Fanous states, “My goal is to form a personal relationship with each of my patients. By spending quality time and educating patients, we can make personalized medical decisions together, ensuring the best medical care.” Dr. Fanous enjoys all aspects of OB/GYN, including minimally invasive in-office procedures, robotic surgery, infertility, obstetrics, gynecology, and pelvic surgery and strives to give personalized, compassionate, and the best care possible for women in any and all stages of life.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

49 Answers
41 Agrees
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A male asked:
Dr. Elia Fanous
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pelvic pain: It's hard for someone to localize where the pain originates... Ovary, tube, uterus, bowel, bladder, etc... Ovarian pain from ovulation is usually ear ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elia Fanous
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No worry: It's very common... Nothing to worry about. Prostaglandins are increased while menstruating and these affect your bowels. So, you're ok.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elia Fanous
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy test?: May just be phase of the cycle causing soreness, but make sure you're not pregnant.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fanous is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Fanous is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Nov 24, 2011
One of the kindest, most compassionate doctors I know.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Texas Tech University School of Medicine, TX
Graduated 2001MD
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