Dr. Fahed is a Board Certified Gastroenterologist (GI doctor) who completed a 3-year specialty residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, followed by an additional 3 years of sub-specialty fellowship training in Gastroenterology at Aurora Health Care in Milwaukee. He graduated with honors as fellow of the year. Dr. Fahed specializes in diseases of the digestive system, including but not limited to colonoscopy, upper endoscopy, ERCP, endoscopic management of obesity (intragastric balloons, endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, endoscopic revision of gastric bypass), PEG tube (feeding tube), capsule endoscopy, Crohn's disease, Ulcerative colitis, gallstone disease, heartburn, hemorrhoids, hepatitis C and colon cancer screening/prevention.
Dr. Fahed understands the importance of listening to patients and building a professional relationship based on trust. He also believes in bringing personal, social psychological and spiritual factors into the healing process. Furthermore, he believes in the power of teamwork. After all, he is not the only physician in the family; all four of his siblings are physicians as well.
Dr. Fahed is the principal and co-author of many published manuscripts and abstracts in leading international journals in the field of Gastroenterology. As well, he is a principal author in several medical books, including Irwin and Rippe's Intensive Care Medicine (8th Edition 2018), where he discussed the management of diarrhea in the Intensive Care Unit. He has been invited to present his research at international meetings on numerous occasions, including at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) and the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG). Most recently, he was invited to present his groundbreaking research on colon cancer screening in 20,000 patients at DDW 2019 in San Diego. Dr Fahed brought his load of research experience to Casper. Call or check the website for ongoing studies you could be a part of.
When Dr. Fahed is not helping patients, he enjoys traveling and exploring the outdoors. You may want to hear him play the guitar or the piano but you don't want to hear him sing!