Dr. Farhaad C. Golkar, MD

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Dr. Farhaad C. Golkar, MD

General Surgery | Male

1501 N US Highway 441 Ste 1108, The Villages, FL 32159 Get Directions
(352) 775-4833

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Dr. Golkar specializes in General Surgery and practices in The Villages, FL. He practices at 1 location.

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      4.6 based on 18 responses
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Golkar's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Golkar performed an inguinal hernia repair on me and I am TOTALLY delighted with all aspects of the procedure and experience and would use him again.
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Oncology
      • Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Acid Reflux
      • Acute Leukemia
      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anemia
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Eye Cancer
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hiatal Hernia
      • Hodgkin's Disease
      • Hypercoagulable State
      • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Leukocytosis
      • Lipomas
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
      • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
      • Melanoma
      • Meningiomas
      • Mycosis Fungoides
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Purpura
      • Retina Diseases
      • Rib Fracture
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Skin Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventral Hernia
      • von Willebrand Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Acid Reflux Surgery
      • Adrenalectomy
      • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Bile Duct Procedure
      • Bile Duct Surgery
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Surgery
      • Gastrectomy
      • Gastrointestinal Surgery
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Hepatectomy
      • Hepatobiliary Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
      • Pancreatic Surgery
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Plasmapheresis
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Thoracentesis
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Whipple Procedure

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Florida.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        University of South Florida / College of Medicine

        Graduated in 2005

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of South Florida Dept Of Surgery

        Completed in 2006

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of South Florida Dept Of Surgery

        Completed in 2010

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Usf/Tampa General Hospital Advanced Gi Surgery/Hepato Pancreato Biliary Surgery

        Completed in 2011

      • Undergraduate School
        Emory University

        Graduated in 2000

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Farsi
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Golkar's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Golkar

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients