Dr. Elie Farah
Consultant Internal Medicine

Dr. Elie Farah is a consultant in Internal Medicine, with over 20years of experience in Internal Medicine, Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory diseases.

Dr. Elie, received his MD from the University of St. Joseph in Lebanon, then did his residency and fellowship at the same institution and Hotel Dieu in Lebanon.

Dr. Elie is a dedicated physician, ensuring the excellence of patient care through and empathic academic approach. His approach falls under alternative medicine, adding a holistic approach to his clinical practice.

Expertise & Procedures

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Intensive Care Medicine
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Complementary Medicine and Phytotherapy
Educational Background
FCCS, (Fundamental Critical Care Support)
SCCM (USA) and ESICM (Europe)
Five years of specialization in Internal Medicine and Clinical Immunology
University of St. Joseph, Hotel Dieu de France Hospital (HDF)
Seven years of study to obtain Medical Doctor Degree
University of St. Joseph- Faculty of Medicine
2000- 2014
Head of Department of Internal Medicine
Mount- Lebanon Hospital
2015- 2020
Head of all Medical Departments
Mount- Lebanon Hospita
January 2021 to present
Head of Internal Medicine department
Mount-Lebanon Balamand University Medical Center
2000- 2020
Head of Department of Intensive Care Unit
Mount-Lebanon Hospital
January 2021 to present
ICU Director
Mount-Lebanon Balamand University Medical Center
Practitioner physician
Mount-Lebanon Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Intensive Care Medicine
1996- 2020
In charge of teaching the physiology and the physiopathology
St. Joseph University, Beirut, Physical Therapy institute
In charge of teaching the applied biology as a post graduate course
St. Joseph University
Achievements and awards
1997-1998 and 1998-1999, Awarded for advanced skills, Chief Resident for all Medical specialties at HDF for two consecutive academic years,
1997-1999, Awarded for outstanding performance, Chief Resident of Internal Medicine Department at HDF for three consecutive years,
Society of Intensive care Medicine (ESICM-EUROPE) 2005 to present.
Society of Infectious Diseases (ESCMID-EUROPE) 2005-2006.
Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM-USA) 2004 to 2016.
Youth Association for Social Awareness (YASA LEBANON & INTERNATIONAL) 2000 to present.
Lebanese Society of Internal Medicine 2000 to present.
Lebanese Association for Medical Diagnosis and Auto-immune diseases at the Lebanese Order of Physicians (LAMDA) 2013, former President.
President and founder of AMPM (Association Moving towards Preventive Medicine, Paris, France).
President and founder of A HELP (Association Helping in Exertion as a Lebanese Prevention, Beirut, Lebanon).