M. Tarek Al-Assi, M.D.


1001 N Waldrop Dr Ste 509

Arlington, TX 76012

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

Closed. Opens Mon at 8:30AM

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.


He is awesome; very caring and knowledgeable, compassionate and top of his game. Anyone who chooses him will not be disappointed. Go for it and see for yourself-- I believe you'll be very happy with your decision.

C.S. Google

Excellent care ,very kind and professional ,I trust his knowledge and experience and his staff are nice and caring. I recommend him to others

M.A. Google

I have been going to Dr. Al-Assi for over 20 years and there is no other Dr. I would trust.

B.C. Google

Dr. Al-Assi is always someone to depend on. He checks in with you before a procedure (with a smile on his face), and always makes sure you are comfortable post op. He explains all of the results and makes sure no question is unanswered. I highly recommend his service and commitment.

C.B. Google

Dr. Al-Assi is a very mild mannered personable caring person. Great bedside manner. Cured me of my situation and very involved in my new problem. I am so grateful to have found him. The surgery staff and everyone truly cares about your recovery and we’ll being. Thanks to all

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