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Dr. Farr II's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Farr II "Dr. Farr received his undergraduate degree in biological engineering from Rose Hulman Institute of Technology in 1975, where he also was awarded an honorary doctorate of biological engineering. He earned his medical degree from Indiana University in 1979. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Indiana University Medical Center in 1986. Dr. Farr has focused his practice on sports medicine and knee restoration. His numerous appointments and affiliations include a voluntary clinical full professorship in orthopedic surgery at Indiana University Medical Center, a board position with the Cartilage Research Foundation, the International Cartilage Repair Society (Education and Meetings Committee Chair) and Patellofemoral Foundation vice president. For more information, please go to www.CartilageRestoration.org. As a leader in U.S. cartilage restoration advances, Dr. Farr has written numerous articles, book chapters and has completed and edited two cartilage books. For a full listing of his publications, please visit www.CartilageRestoration.org. He lectures both nationally and internationally and participates in several ongoing articular and meniscal cartilage clinical trials. He also was a design surgeon for a meniscal allograft transplant system and two knee patellofemoral osteotomy systems. For patients with knee changes too far advanced for restoration, Dr. Farr worked as a design surgeon for a current partial knee replacement system (Sigma High Performance Partial Knee Replacement). Dr. Farr is actively affiliated with the OrthoIndy Hospital, St.Vincent Hospital and Community Hospital South. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine, the International Cartilage Repair Society, International Patellofemoral Study Group and numerous other professional organizations. "
This content was provided by Dr. Farr II "As a knee subspecialist, my first goal is to understand your personal goals. With these goals in mind, we can review your knee specific diagnosis and formulate a plan that fits your lifestyle. To be able to offer you the latest in knee treatments, I feel it is important to remain current with state of the art techniques by actively teaching and learning from peers, directing our fellowship program, participating in clinical research projects, and publishing in the peer-reviewed literature."
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Injuries
Knee Ligament Rupture
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Sports Injuries of the Knee
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Wear and Tear Arthritis
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Knee Cartilage Implantation
Knee Cartilage Repair
Knee Cartilage Treatment
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Meniscal Allograft Transplant
Mini Knee Surgery
Partial Knee Replacement
Peripheral Nerve Block
Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
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Rose Hulman Institute Of Technology
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1979
Indiana University Medical School
Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
Indiana University Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
Director, Orthoindy Sports Medicine Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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