Dr. Fanous was born and raised in Abilene, Texas.  He
graduated magna cum laude from Abilene Christian
University before being accepted to medical school at
the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.  
There he graduated in the top 25% of his class.  He
completed his internal medicine training at
Scott&White Hospital in Temple.  He then went on to
complete his fellowship in Gastroenterology at LSU in
New Orleans.

Dr. Fanous has been on staff at both ETMC and Mother
Frances since completing his fellowship in 1994.  He
is one of a few physicians serving on the hospital Peer
Review Committe and has done so for over 5 years.

Dr. Fanous and his wife Connie have five children.    
Dr. Fanous enjoys running, cycling, tennis, crossword
puzzles, and photography.  You can see some of his
award-winning work by clicking on this link:
Elias I. Fanous,Jr. M.D.
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GI Specialist of Tyler
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Abdominal Pain
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