Dr. Shaban Faruqui

Gastroenterology
Baton Rouge, LA
male

Locations

Shaban Faruqui Md;FACG;AGAF

Address

St. Francis Gastroenterology, 10289 Gould Drive, Ste. C, St. Francisville,
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My office hours

Saturday: 8:00am - 2:00pm
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St Francis Gastroentrology

St Francisville, LA

About

Bio

I am a Gastroenterologist Board Certified, with 25+ yrs of clinical practice, and teaching medical students , Residents and Fellows at LSU and Tulane Medical centers. Presently Iam practicing in New Orleans as a gastro- enterologist I have published scientific articles and have been involved in many clinical trials.

Specialties
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Gastroenterology

Licenses

United States: Louisiana

Languages spoken

Urdu

Doctor Q&A

629 Answers
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Contact surgeon: If you experience pain at surgical site, especially if combined with swelling and a noticeable bulge, you should let your doctor know your hernia mes ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Nl Bilirubin in stoo: Normal values in adults of bilirubin in stools Bilirubin type Bilirubin level Total bilirubin 0.0–1.4 mg/dL or 1.7–20.5 mcmol/L Direct bilirubin 0.0–0 ... Read More
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Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Caution PPI: PPI-induced hypomagnesemia is hypothesized to result from intestinal malabsorption of Mg²⁺. Because PPIs inhibit H+/K+-ATPase activity in the gastroi ... Read More

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Very knowledgeable and caring.
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Dec 31, 2018
Dr.Shaban explains all the important details and is very helpful with his broad experience and knowledge excellent Doctor in his field helping others on Healthtap.
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Nov 27, 2015
This Thanksgiving, I wanted to share my appreciation for all that you do! Thank you, doctor! :)
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This was very helpful. Thanks! It's been over 3 years. Since trearment. I've taken probiotics sparingly early on but I'll give it a go for a month. Any particular brand you recommend? Thank you again ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Dow University of Health Sciences - Dow Medical College, Pakistan
MD

Residency

Shaban Faruqui, MD, FACG, AGAF

Residency

SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER Affliate Hahneman Medical University
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