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Health Science Campus
Ruppert Health Center
Room # 0012
Phone: 419.383.3685
Fax: 419.383.6244

Director of the Gastroenterology Fellowship

 Dr. Ali Nawras

Dr. Ali T. Nawras, MD, FACP, FACG, FASGE

Dr. Nawras joined with The University of Toledo in January 2010 and serves as Professor of Medicine, Director of Endoscopy, and Director of Gastroenterology Hepatology Fellowship Program.  He previously served as Director of Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Program at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan, and Associate Professor of Medicine at Albany Medical College in Albany, New York.

Dr. Nawras earned his medical degree from Damascus University, School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria in 1988 and has subsequently performed his residency at Easton Hospital, Easton, Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University & Medical College of Pennsylvania.  He served a gastroenterology fellowship at Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York.  He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, and licensed in both the states of Ohio and Michigan.

Dr. Nawras is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society-Theta of New York, a fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, fellow of the American College of Physicians, fellow of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, member of the American Medical Association, and a member of the Michigan State Medical Society.

Not only is Dr. Nawras a well respected healthcare provider, mentor, and professor, he is also well decorated with recent honors including "Best Teacher of the Year in Dept. of Medicine, 2010-2011", "Best Doctors in America" for years 2010-2011 and 2011-2012, and also "Best Toledo Gastroenterologist" for the years 2011-2012.


Last Updated: 6/9/16