Dr. Alan Farwell, MD

Dr. Alan Farwell, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Alan Farwell, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

732 Harrison Ave Fl 2

Boston, MA 02118

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Farwell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farwell treats Thyroid Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Farwell treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Graves' Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farwell treats Graves' Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Farwell treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farwell treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Farwell treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Farwell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Farwell, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1990
U Mass Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Mc Hosp Of Vt
Residency Hospital
1985
Mc Hosp Of Vt
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Massachusetts School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1987
1985
1984

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Dr. Farwell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Farwell

3.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Alan Farwell, MD
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Dr. Farwell has been working with my hashimoto's for more than a decade. I have to change doses, medication, and have other issues as well. He has always been attentive and responsive to my needs, concerns and issues as a patient.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO