Dr. Harold Farber, MD

Dr. Harold Farber, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Harold Farber, MD is a dermatologist in Penn Valley, PA. He graduated from Albany Medical College and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatologic surgery.

915 Montgomery Ave Ste 204

Penn Valley, PA 19072

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
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Top Care Areas

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

Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Farber's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

68  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Penn State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Other Education | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farber's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farber to family and friends
69 total reviews (37 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (69)

  • 5
    (44)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Farber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (37)

I have been a patient of Dr Farber for years. Every time I see him I have had great care. First he treated my skin cancer which another doc told me was just an age spot. I originally went to Dr Farber for a second opinion. Dr Farber told me he thought we should remove the spot. One week later he...more
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I am writing this review on behalf of all my patients. I took my patient who is in a wheelchair to see Dr Farber. Dr Farber is very caring. He went out of his way to accommodate my patient and gave us samples to make it easier. He also accepted the Insurance. Our patients are mostly Medicaid or...more
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Dr Farber is a very good doc! He treated my family for many years. Every time I came in, I felt right at home. From the staff to the manager -everyone was helpful and I love the diversity and caring nature of everyone. I even like the blue wallpaper- usually I don't like office decor! Dr...more
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Dr Farber is a good doctor. Skin exam was quick and thorough. Felt like he listened to all my concerns and took his time to educated me on skin cancer. I had a spot biopsied for possible skin cancer and the whole process less than 5 minutes. Good bedside manner. Highly recommend Dr Farber and his...more
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Excellent treatment from Dr. Farber. I was having horrible problems with late in life adult acne etc. ..tried everything out there...Dr.Farber kept going until the problem was treated and fixed with my satisfaction. I recommend him to everyone. He is worth your time!
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