Dr. Farshad Farnejad, MD

Dr. Farshad Farnejad, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Farshad Farnejad, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gastonia, NC and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Saint George`S University / School Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.Read his story

2555 Court Dr Ste 450

Gastonia, NC 28054

Contact Information

(704) 671-7652

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Ventral Hernia
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Farnejad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Farnejad "Following graduation from St. George's University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies, Dr. Farnejad completed his General Surgery training at the Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati and a Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, MD. He has worked in both academic and community settings. As an early adopter of minimally invasive and robotic surgery, he is one of a few surgeons in the area utilizing the da Vinci robotic platform to treat both simple and complex hernias. Dr. Farnejad is also involved in training other surgeons to use the da Vinci robot. Outside of his busy surgical practice, Dr. Farnejad is a husband and a father of three boys. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Farnejad "The decision to have a surgical procedure is a difficult one.  I believe that every patient deserves the best care without exception. My goal is to deliver the highest level of care to my patients and their loved ones. My approach to patient care emphasizes a multi-disciplinary team approach based on evidence-based medicine, safety and patient autonomy."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

5  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Herniorrhaphy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Saint George`S University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Jewish Hosp Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Jewish Hosp Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian

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What People Say About Dr. Farshad Farnejad, MD
Dr. Farnejad performed a particularly difficult hernia repair near my diaphragm using laparoscopic surgery. He was a phenomenal surgeon that precisely explained to me all facets of this surgery. He made me feel confident, relaxed and that he genuinely cared about my health. The surgery was...Read More
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Glenn Phillips in Gastonia – May 25, 2017
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Rude, arrogant, condescending. What can I tell you. If you're looking for an experience with a man with the personality of a dead tree, but without the compassion or good looks- you got it. Sincerely sorry for anyone who subjects themselves to this level of unpleasantness. I would have rather...Read More
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