Dr. Charles Goldfarb, MD

Dr. Charles Goldfarb, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Charles Goldfarb, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, pediatric hand surgery, and more.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 6A

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 747-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 91% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

96  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Gout
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Ectrodactyly - Polydactyly
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malunion of Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polydactyly
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radial Ray Agenesis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Syndactyly
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
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30  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Williams
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Washington U/b Jh/slch Conc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldfarb has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldfarb's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldfarb to family and friends
38 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Goldfarb's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Goldfarb is a wonderful doctor, and a very personable person. I have used him for about five years. Robert Prywitch
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Dr. Goldfarb has operated on my oldest daughter, age 6, three times for polydactyly. He will also be operating on my infant soon for the same thing. He has amazing bedside manner and truly cares about each of his patients. He did a great job making my daughters hands and feet fully functional and...more
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Dr. Charles Goldfarb performed carpal tunnel releases on both of my wrists as well as performed surgery on both of my elbows for pinched ulnar nerves. He recommended doing the wrist and elbow on the same arm first, then the second arm three weeks later. Everything went very smoothly and the...more
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I would have to say that Dr.Goldfarb Is by far the best hand surgeon out there. He built a robotic arm for a kid at Shriners. And he did all of Yadir Molina hand surgeries . I wonder why Yadi picked Dr. Goldfarb when the Cardinals just signed their orthopedic contract with Mercy. I guess it's...more
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I saw Dr Goldfarb three times in the past 2 plus years,,in office needle procedures ,,,Dupuytrons contracture ,and he seemed cordial , however not very interested in exploring further treatment that might help my condition. Two weeks ago saw Goldfarb once more for second opinion re; very...more
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