M. Tarek Al-Assi, M.D.



1001 N Waldrop Dr Ste 509

Arlington, TX 76012

Open today 8:30AM - 5 PM

Quick Facts

  • Virtual Telemedicine Visits Available, Call For Details
  • Board Certified Gastroenterologist
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Performs Colonoscopies

Texas Digestive Disease Consultants - Arlington, TX

Gastroenterology in Arlington, TX

Texas Digestive Disease Consultants - Arlington, TX

1001 N Waldrop Dr

Ste 509

Arlington, TX 76012

Open today 8:30AM - 5 PM

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About M. Tarek Al-Assi, M.D.

Originally from Syria, Dr. M. Tarek Al-Assi received his medical degree from Damascus University Medical School in 1986. Dr. Al-Assi completed his internship and residency training in internal medicine at Cook’s County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. He then did fellowships in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at St. Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri, and Therapeutic Endoscopic Ultrasound at Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Dr. Al-Assi obtained a master’s degree in public health, with a concentration in biostatistics, from St. Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri, and completed a fellowship in Clinical Research in Gastroenterology at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. While at Baylor, Dr. Al-Assi served as Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of Endoscopic Ultrasound. Also, he contributed to clinical research with multiple publications in the areas of peptic ulcer disease and helicobacter pylori.

Dr. Al-Assi has been in private practice since 1998. His special interests in gastroenterology include colon cancer, ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, gallbladder, and pancreatic disease, as well as therapeutic endoscopy – including ERCP and endoscopic ultrasound with fine needle biopsy.

Dr. Al-Assi is board certified in gastroenterology. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, Texas Society for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, Texas Medical Association, and Tarrant County Medical Society. Outside of the office, Dr. Al-Assia enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, movies and music.


The EDG and Colonoscopy went very well and even started a bit early. Dr. Al-Assi did a wonderful job, as always!

P.H. Google

As always Dr. Alassi makes me feel safe. Always speaks truthfully with compassion. Staff and nurses have always been very kind and helpful. So glad to have found all of you.

V.H. Google

Very professional and knowledgeable. Highly recommend this practice to anyone in need of a GI Dr.

R.L. Google

Friendly and personable although the encounter was brief. Staff at the surgical-center was kind. One of the best medical encounters in a long time.

K.S. Google

Dr Tarek Al-Assi is a amazing , absolute amazing and gifted surgeon, take it from me and I've had many surgeries in my life in this gentleman is a true miracle worker I think the heavens for having him in my corner and doing my procedures. Here's the real deal. ByJeffrey ManningSR.

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