Dr. Jacques Farkas, MD

Dr. Jacques Farkas, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Jacques Farkas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Orlando, FL. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University and specializes in neurosurgery.

89 W Copeland Dr

Orlando, FL 32806

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Farkas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farkas treats Spondylosis more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Farkas treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farkas treats Hydrocephalus more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Farkas treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farkas treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Farkas treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Farkas' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Embolization
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Embolization of Tumor
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Intraventricular Hemorrhage
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Moyamoya Disease
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Pituitary Surgery
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Surgery
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Injuries
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dedicated to improving patients quality of life through a comprehensive and thoughtful examination and diagnosis. Ongoing specialty care and patient education delivered with compassion in a timely manner.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois
Residency Hospital
Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
Internship Hospital
Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Medical School

Awards

Dr. Farkas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Farkas

3.2

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
50%
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4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
1 Star
38.888888888888886%
(7)

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Dr. Farkas is the best. He pulls no punches and explains the pros and cons of your problem and/or probable surgery. There is no rushing you out the door as other Dr's do. He takes time with you and gives you tine to make YOUR decision. Dr. Farkas enabled me to resume my life from debilitating back...Read More
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He took care of a family member who fell off a roof. His vertebrae had exploded from the fall. After the nine-hour surgery Dr. Farkas met with us, answered our questions and took us our see our loved one. Less than 3 weeks later our family member crossed their rehab finish line and was able to walk...Read More
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He saved my life after a hit and run driver left me in the road.
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He was great until after I had my surgery then refused to see me and answer my questions that the ARNP could not answer. I requested he call me after my appointment with him was cancelled, that was 5 months ago still no call. I have called his office three times since Feb. 9th for a refill of my...Read More
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Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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