About Dr. Fahmy

Farris Fahmy, MD, FACOG, is the medical director at Aster OB/GYN, PC, an innovative and state-of-the-art OB/GYN practice located on the Upper West Side of New York City. To encourage trust, comfort, and safety, Dr. Fahmy spends a lot of time getting to know each and every one of his patients. He takes a kind but straightforward approach with his patients and eases anxiety with his keen sense of humor. To better serve the diverse New York City community and open his doors to non-English speaking patients, Dr. Fahmy is fluent in Arabic, Spanish, and English. The office staff also speaks fluent French.

Dr. Fahmy specializes in a number of women’s health issues, including prenatal care and delivery, general women’s wellness, family planning, birth control, infertility, pelvic pain, abnormal bleeding, fibroids, cysts, and vaginoplasty. He also offers a number of in-office treatments, including urodynamics to help diagnose women with urinary incontinence, LEEP to evaluate and treat cervical cancer, and minimally invasive procedures to limit hospital stays and recovery time for his patients.

Dr. Fahmy received his medical degree from Cairo University Faculty of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt. He came to the United States to continue his training and completed his OB/GYN residency at New York Medical College at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers in Staten Island, New York.

He is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.                                                     

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Aster OB/GYN

Farris Fahmy, MD, FACOG, is the medical director at Aster OB/GYN, PC, an innovative and state-of-the-art OB/GYN practice located on the Upper West Side of New York City. To encourage trust, comfort, and safety, Dr. Fahmy spends a lot of time getting to know each and every one of his patients. He takes a kind but straightforward approach with his patients and eases anxiety with his keen sense of humor. To better serve the diverse New York City community and open his doors to non-English speaking patients, Dr. Fahmy is fluent in Arabic, Spanish, and English. The office staff also speaks fluent French.

Dr. Fahmy specializes in a number of women’s health issues, including prenatal care and delivery, general women’s wellness, family planning, birth control, infertility, pelvic pain, abnormal bleeding, fibroids, cysts, and vaginoplasty. He also offers a number of in-office treatments, including urodynamics to help diagnose women with urinary incontinence, LEEP to evaluate and treat cervical cancer, and minimally invasive procedures to limit hospital stays and recovery time for his patients.

Dr. Fahmy received his medical degree from Cairo University Faculty of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt. He came to the United States to continue his training and completed his OB/GYN residency at New York Medical College at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers in Staten Island, New York.

He is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.                                                     


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We accept the following insurance providers:

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    International Insurance Accepted

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    • Global Excell
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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Arabic, French


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    "The best doctor I have ever had in New York City. I highly recommend Dr. Fahmy to anyone looking for an excellent doctor and an even better human being."

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    "I truly can't say enough about how happy I was with my experience at Aster OBGYN. Dr. Fahmy delivered my baby and was truly great from beginning to end."

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    "I always have a great experience visiting Dr. Fahmy's office. He is caring, friendly, and clear about what he is doing."

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    "Finding Dr. Fahmy has been a life changing event for me. He is extremely knowledgeable in his field and provides great emotional support."

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    "Dr. Fahmy is an excellent doctor. I began to see him when I was about five months pregnant. Very respectful in terms of comfort of the patient."

    Amesha M.
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    "Dr. Fahmy is amazing!! He will keep you smiling and laughing so hard that you will forget your at the OBGYN."

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    "The best doctor ever! I am lucky to have found a doctor as amazing as Dr. Fahmy. He's extremely talented at what he does."

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    "I am so lucky to have found Aster OBGYN soon after finding out I was pregnant. They have the best hours that work perfectly with my schedule."

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Location
Aster OB/GYN
240 West 98th Street, Suite 1E
Upper West Side

New York, NY 10025
Phone: 212-662-6100
Fax: (212) 662-6101
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212-662-6100

Farris Fahmy, MD, FACOG
240 West 98th Street
Suite 1E
New York, NY 10025