Irfan Farukhi, MD

Specialty: Nuclear Medicine
Telephone: (214) 476-0456

About Dr. Farukhi

Doctor Farukhi is a Nuclear Medicine Specialist who practices in Texas.


Veterans Affairs North Texas Health Care System
4500 S. Lancaster Rd
NMS (115)
Dallas, TX 75216

Selected Publications

Bedimo, R. J.,Drechsler, H.,Jain, M.,Cutrell, J.,Zhang, S.,Li, X.,Farukhi, I.,Castanon, R.,Tebas, P.,Maalouf, N. M. “The RADAR Study: Week 48 Safety and Efficacy of RAltegravir Combined with Boosted DARunavir Compared to Tenofovir/Emtricitabine Combined with Boosted Darunavir in Antiretroviral-Naive Patients. Impact on Bone Health.” PLoS ONE. 2014 Aug 29;9(8):e106221. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106221

Stagg, J.,Farukhi, I.,Lazaga, F.,Thompson, C.,Bradshaw, L.,Kaif, M.,Gould-Simon, A.,Schmidt, R. “Significance of (18)F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Uptake at the Gastroesophageal Junction: Comparison of PET to Esophagogastroduodenoscopy.” Dig. Dis. Sci. 2015 May;60(5):1335-42. doi: 10.1007/s10620-014-3456-0. Epub 2014 Dec 14.

Bedimo RJ, Adams-Huet B, Poindexter J, Brown G, Farukhi I, Castanon R, Turner D, Moore T, Tebas P, Maalouf NM. “The Differential Effects of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis C Virus on Bone Microarchitecture and Fracture Risk.” Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Apr 17;66(9):1442-1447. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix1011.