Dr. Alan Farwell, MD

Dr. Alan Farwell, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Alan Farwell, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ma Med Sch in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

732 Harrison Ave Fl 2

Boston, MA 02118

Contact Information

(617) 638-7470

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Farwell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Graves' Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Farwell's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Ma Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Mc Hosp Of Vt
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Mc Hosp Of Vt
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • U Mass Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farwell's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farwell to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Farwell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (1)

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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