Mary Farid, DO

Mary Farid, DO

Primary Location
Santa Monica Digestive Diseases
1223 16th Street
Suite 3100
Santa Monica, California 90404


Dr. Farid completed her undergraduate work at UCLA, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor of science in physiological science and a minor in near Eastern languages and cultures. She completed her medical degree from the Western University of Health Sciences in 2003. She returned to UCLA to complete a residency in internal medicine at the UCLA-VA Greater Los Angeles Program, and then went on to complete her fellowship in gastroenterology at UCLA.

Dr. Farid practices general gastroenterology in all its aspects, with particular interests in inflammatory bowel disease, esophageal disorders, irritable bowel syndrome and colon cancer screening. She is board certified in gastroenterology. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterology Association.

Dr. Farid is committed to providing excellent, comprehensive health care for men and women. Her approach involves establishing a strong physician patient partnership that is founded on compassion, dignity and respect.

Patient Stories

Colon cancer cured thanks to routine screening


Medical Board Certification

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010


UCLA School of Medicine, 2010
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 2007


VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 2006


VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 2004


Western University of Health Sciences, DO, 2003

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


Functional GI Disorders
Celiac Disease