Dr. Brian Farrell, MD

Dr. Brian Farrell, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Brian Farrell, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Orland Park, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and head & neck pathology.

16001 108th Ave # 2

Orland Park, IL 60467

Contact Information

(708) 460-0007

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Farrell'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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Pathology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

58  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2/13/2015
    Amount or Range: $950,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: COOK COUNTY, IL
    State: Illinois
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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Loyola U Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Loyola U Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Farrell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Farrell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farrell's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farrell to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Farrell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Bedside manner is pleasant; he performed a myringotomy on my 10 mo. old (ear tubes) and set my mind at ease with his openness and direction on what all was involved. It's tough to get an appointment evening or weekend hours, so I do have to take time away from the office, but altogether we're...more
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The facility is beautiful, modern and clean. The staff is friendly and helpful. My ears were severely impacted. Dr. Farrell's chair side manner is excellent. He cleared my ears and answered all questions. This was one of the most pleasant doctor experiences I've had.
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Dr Farrell permanently injured the membrane in my nose by cutting out a deep portion of the tissue and packing it with silver nitrate. There was no sample sent for biopsy. The result of this procedure is a large area of scar tissue that must be cleaned and treated with salve several times each...more
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