Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD

Dr. Farhan Tahir, MD

Rheumatology •  Male • Age 44

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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.


Locations

Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia

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Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia1331 E Wyoming Ave Philadelphia, PA 19124
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Tahir's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cancer Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahir treats Cancer Pain more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Tahir treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahir treats Fibromyalgia more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Tahir treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
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Chronic Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahir treats Chronic Pain more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Tahir treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Tahir's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Gout
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Degeneration
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • 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
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromatosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Herniated Disc
  • 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 Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • 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
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Myopathy
  • Myopathy and Diabetes Mellitus
  • Myositis
  • Necrotizing Cutaneous Vasculitis
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • 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-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • 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 (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleritis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • 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
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • 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
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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(855) 396-4974

Dr. Tahir accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

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."

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Pain Management

Board Certifications

Education

Rawalpindi Medical University
Medical School
2009
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Fellowship Hospital
2007
NYUDH
Residency Hospital
2005
NYUDH
Internship Hospital
1993
Ffc
Undergraduate School
Diplomate American Board Of Integrative Medicine
Diplomate American Board Of Internal Medicine
Diplomate American Board Of Rheumatology

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

Abington, PA

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Abington-Lansdale Hospital—Jefferson Health

Lansdale, PA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

97% Patient experience rating, 28% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Jefferson Torresdale Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
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