Dr. Harold F. Farber, MD

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Dr. Harold F. Farber, MD

Dermatology | Male

Center for Dermatology, Laser & Cosmetic Surgery 822 Montgomery Ave Ste 100, Narberth, PA 19072 Get Directions
(610) 664-4433

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Dr. Farber specializes in Dermatology and practices in Narberth, PA. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Helpfulness
  • Staff
  • Scheduling
Experience with Dr. Farber
  • 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
Dr. Farber's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes (40)
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in Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Farber. .. really know his field of dermatology. He did what two other dermatologists couldn't do. He also removed a big cyst on my face with no scar.
in Willow Grove, PA |
My issues are all cancer of the skin. Dr. Farber is the most caring doctor I have met in my life. Sadly I have a few. He cares, he listens, he is ready for me when he sees me. I have been in his practice over ten years as a patient and this past year, under his care. Be confident, he will take care of your skin issues and do so in a very professional and caring manner.
One of the nicest doctor I know. He takes time to make sure his patients get the care they need. Not many doctors show his patients his care but Dr Farber does. In case of emergencies just give him a call and he will do everything he can to help. I recommend him to all of you.
Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Farber is a wonderful doctor.
in Philadelphia, PA |
Fantastic all around from the quickness of the appointment, to the front desk, to Dr. Farber and his medical staff. I would recommend Dr. Farber to anyone.
in Philadelphia PA |
Dr. Farber really helped me. After four years of feeling embarrassed of my face because of my acne, he prescribed an amazing treatment and after only a week I noticed it clearing. It's been two weeks and my skin is looking great! He really listened to all of my concerns and was the first doctor who thought to do a biopsy to see if I have psoriasis, which I do. I'm thankful for him.
Dr. Farber is wonderful. I am not an easy patient.I came in with multiple issues. I was amazed that Dr. Farber took his time to treat me and explain all my diagnoses to me. After that visit I walked out much less stressed. Thank you Dr. Farber and May God Bless you.....
in West Chester,PA |
Being a patient for over 20 years to Dr. Harold Farber. I can honestly I would never consider seeing any other specialist. Dr. Farber listens carefully to your concerns, he understands the emotions involved whether it teenage acne, a skin condition or concerns with signs of aging. He will customize a treatment plan specific to your needs and your busy lifestyle. I would highly recommend Dr. Farber and his staff. Don't put off your concerns any longer call his office for an appointment today
Dr. Farber is very professional and explains everything clearly. He genuinely cares about his work and his patients. He will answer any questions you have and his staff is very courteous. I would highly recommend.
in Collegeville, PA |
Recently, I have just turned sixty and I realized the mirror was no longer my friend. After much research and listening to word of mouth, I decided on Dr. Harold Farber in Narberth, PA. I was pleasantly surprised, his receptionist was radiant and very sweet. She assured me that the doctor would be right with me and he was. During my consultation, Dr. Farber explained some procedures and price lists, which were affordable. He was knowledgeable and patient.
Great doctor. Genuinely listened to my concerns. Accurately diagnosed my issues and made sure I received the proper medicine. Felt Dr Farber took the time I needed to help me get better.
in Jenkintown, pa |
Wonderful dermatologist and very comfortable environment. Dr.Farber listened to everything I had to say and didn't make me feel rushed. He answered all of my questions, and I had a lot! I had an abnormal lump and infection on my inner thigh and he drained it and sent it to be tested immediately. He explained everything very thoroughly to me. He cares about his patients. I have recommended him to all of my family, friends, and neighbors. Glad to find a dermatologist I can trust! :)
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  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Dermatology

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basosquamous Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatological Disorders
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Disorders
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Procedures Performed

  • 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
  • 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

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • Medical School
    Albany Medical College

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    Albany Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    Thomas Jefferson University

    Completed in 1987

  • Undergraduate School
    Penn State Univ

    Graduated in 1979

  • Other Education
    Thomas Jefferson University

    Completed in 1987

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Farber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

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Dr. Farber's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.


Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Farber

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Farber's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
31 – 45 minutes

Experience with Dr. Farber

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