Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD

RheumatologyMaleAge 44

Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health and Abington-Lansdale Hospital—Jefferson Health. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tahir to book an appointment.

Dr. Tahir

Rheumatology Care Consultants, PLLC

1331 E Wyoming Ave Philadelphia, PA 19124
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Great. First visit, found Dr. Tahir to be friendly, respectful, attentive and thorough. I look forward to working with him to improve my health and health awareness.
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Care Philosophy

Appointments in as little as 24 hours. "The whole-person care at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® is conducive to improving quality of life for patients with cancer."


Dr. Farhan Tahir joined Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), Philadelphia, in October 2013 as a Rheumatologist, Pain Management Specialist and...Read more


  • Rheumatology
  • Pain Management

Board Certifications


Rawalpindi Medical University
Medical School
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Fellowship Hospital
Residency Hospital
Internship Hospital
Undergraduate School
Diplomate American Board Of Integrative Medicine
Diplomate American Board Of Internal Medicine
Diplomate American Board Of Rheumatology


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu


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Does Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Tahir has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

What are Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tahir frequently treats Bone Density Scan, Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal, and Joint Fluid Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tahir treats.

Where is Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD's office located?

Dr. Tahir's office is located at 1331 E Wyoming Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19124. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Tahir speaks Punjabi, Urdu, and Hindi. View profile to see all.

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Dr. Tahir's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bone Density Scan

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahir performs Bone Density Scan more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tahir performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahir performs Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tahir performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Joint Fluid Test

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahir performs Joint Fluid Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tahir performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tahir's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Gout
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Degeneration
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chondrocalcinosis Due to Apatite Crystal Deposition
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromatosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Inclusion Body Myositis
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Lupus
  • Lymphocytic Vasculitis
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Myopathy
  • Myopathy and Diabetes Mellitus
  • Myositis
  • Necrotizing Cutaneous Vasculitis
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Nodulosis
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Rheumatology Conditions
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sacroilitis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleritis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Uveitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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Rheumatology Care Consultants, PLLC

Cancer Treatment Centers of America1331 E Wyoming Ave Philadelphia, PA 19124