Francis A. Farraye, MD

Adjunct Professor, Medicine

Francis Farraye
617.638.8339
85 E. Concord St

Biography

Dr. Farraye’s clinical interests are in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease and the management of colon polyps and colorectal cancer. He is studying Vitamin D absorption in patients with IBD, the management and diagnosis of dysplasia and cancer in patients with IBD, and predictors of pouchitis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA). In the area of colorectal cancer, he is examining the role of hyperplastic polyps as an alternative pathway in the development of colorectal cancer.

Other Positions

  • Active Staff Privileges, Medicine, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, MD
  • Harvard School of Public Health, MSc
  • Stony Brook University, BS

Publications

  • Published on 4/3/2019

    Pratt PK, Nunes D, Long MT, Farraye FA. Improved Antibody Response to Three Additional Hepatitis B Vaccine Doses Following Primary Vaccination Failure in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dig Dis Sci. 2019 Apr 03. PMID: 30945037.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/16/2019

    Limdi JK, Farraye J, Cannon R, Woodhams E, Farraye FA. Contraception, Venous Thromboembolism, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: What Clinicians (and Patients) Should Know. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2019 Mar 16. PMID: 30877770.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/21/2019

    Reich J, Guo L, Groshek J, Weinberg J, Chen W, Martin C, Long MD, Farraye FA. Social Media Use and Preferences in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2019 Feb 21; 25(3):587-591. PMID: 30203036.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/21/2019

    Apte M, Reich J, Zahorian T, Farraye FA. Improving Vaccination Rates for IBD Patients Through the Use of Local Pharmacies. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2019 Feb 21; 25(3):e19. PMID: 29893866.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/8/2019

    Bhat S, Zahorian T, Robert R, Farraye FA. Advocating for Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease: How to Navigate the Prior Authorization Process. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2019 Feb 08. PMID: 30753551.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/21/2019

    Zullow S, Farraye FA. Updates on vaccinating the inflammatory bowel disease patient. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Mar; 13(3):229-239. PMID: 30791761.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Tormey LK, Reich J, Chen YS, Singh A, Lipkin-Moore Z, Yu A, Weinberg J, Farraye FA, Paasche-Orlow MK. Limited Health Literacy Is Associated With Worse Patient-Reported Outcomes in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2019 Jan 01; 25(1):204-212. PMID: 29992302.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Navaneethan U, Farraye FA. Expanding the horizons in interventional inflammatory bowel disease: endoscopic sinusotomy for the treatment of chronic pouch anastomotic sinus. Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 01; 89(1):157-158. PMID: 30567674.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/1/2018

    Coukos J, Farraye FA. Update on Vaccinating the Patient With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2018 Dec; 16(4):548-560. PMID: 30293209.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/15/2018

    Chudy-Onwugaje KO, Christian KE, Farraye FA, Cross RK. A State-of-the-Art Review of New and Emerging Therapies for the Treatment of IBD. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2018 Nov 15. PMID: 30445504.

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