Dr. Chad Farley, MD

Dr. Chad Farley, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Chad Farley, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Payson, UT and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 2007 and specializes in neurosurgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

15 S 1000 E Ste 225

Payson, UT 84651

Contact Information

(801) 609-9310

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • EBMS
  • EMI Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Deformities
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Farley "Rock Creek Neurosurgery is home to neurosurgeon Chad Farley, MD., who provides surgical spine care to patients located in Utah County and surrounding areas. His expertise covers a wide range of brain, spine, and other neurological disorders.

Rock Creek Neurosurgery now offers EMG and Nerve Conduction Studies as well as Specialized Pain Management.

At Rock Creek Neurosurgery, we follow evidence based scientific and clinical knowledge, seasoned judgment, refined spine surgery techniques, and state-of-the-art technology to give patients access to superior care for superior surgical outcome. We believe every patient deserves to be compassionately treated as a unique individual. Call today to schedule."

5  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Tumor Pathology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Farley does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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15  Procedures

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  • University Of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • U Cincinnati/Mayfield Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Chad Farley, MD
Dr. Farley was great. He talked to me in detail about my MRI and made it so much easier to understand. He can be hard to get in to, but worth the wait. Nice guy, great staff.
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S. Brown in Payson, UT – Aug 13, 2018
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After my experience with him I wouldn't recommend him to anyone. I do wonder if he even looked at my MRI or just at my insurance before telling me there was nothing wrong with me, that it was all in my head. I've had multiple MRI and consults over the past 2 decades and none have even come close...Read More
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UT – Aug 10, 2018
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Dr. Farley is an excellent surgeon and is outstanding in his field. He is concerned about his patients and the outcome of their surgery. I highly recommend him and I am very grateful for the opportunity to have had him perform my surgery.
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Deborah Gregson in American Fork, Utah – Apr 20, 2018
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From my initial visit at Dr. Farley’s office to the hospital check in and check out to my two week postop visit everything was perfect and effortless! I walked out of the hospital after surgery in no pain whatsoever and I’m truly grateful for my mobility being given back to me. Dr. Farley is...Read More
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Christine K. Trease in Price, UT – Dec 01, 2017
Christine, Thank you for your kind words. Getting...Read More
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I've been very pleased with Dr. Farley's cautious and thorough approach to addressing my back problems. I have degenerative disc disease and a host of accompanying spinal and neurological problems. Dr. Farley has employed a number of imaging and other diagnostic tests to better understand my whole...Read More
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Ken in Orem – Nov 10, 2017
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