Dr. Harrison Farber, MD

Dr. Harrison Farber, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Harrison Farber, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

720 Harrison Ave Ste 402

Boston, MA 02118

Contact Information

(617) 638-7480

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Farber's Experience

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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 Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Boston University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farber's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farber to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

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

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. H. Farber is one of the Most Distinguished pulmonary physician in the world. Some patients may not like his dress code or his looks. I've known many patients fly from overseas just hope to be treated by him. I have never heard of any complaints about Dr. Farber's ability. He really believes...more
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Dr. Farber unfortunately doesn't return phone calls, he isn't caring towards his patients. I certainly would not recommend him. My mother died in his care last year not only did it take him about a month to give us call not only for his condolences but to tell us what he thought happened. It's been...more
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Office staff is terrible. Disorganized, things not done in a timely or efficient manner. Good Dr though, seems to have too many patients. Office wait was over 2 hrs.
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