Dr. Jeffrey Farkas, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Farkas, MD

Interventional Neuroradiology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Jeffrey Farkas, MD is an interventional neuroradiology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in interventional neuroradiology, neurosurgery, and more.

150 55th St

Brooklyn, NY 11220

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  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Farkas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Aneurysm
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farkas treats Brain Aneurysm more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Farkas treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farkas treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Farkas treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farkas treats Aneurysm more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Farkas treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Farkas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acute Stroke Intervention
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Angiography
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Compression Fracture
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Embolization of Tumor
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebroplasty

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Interventional Neuro Associates we provide our patients with the highest quality and most effective treatments available for the prevention and treatment of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. With over 17 years of experience, we continually strive t...

Specialties

  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neuroradiology

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Neuroradiology

Education

1999
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Montefiore Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Staten Island University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Medical School
1987
City University of New York
Undergraduate School
1999
1996
1992
1991
1987

Languages

  • Hungarian
  • Yiddish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Women's Auxiliary of the New York State Medical Society Scholarship, 1987
  • Lowenstein Award for Excellence in Chemistry, 1986
  • Cum Laude Graduate, 1987
  • Honors in Chemical Research, Brooklyn College, 1987
  • Guises Award for Premedical Studies, Brooklyn College, 1987
  • Milton Elkin Award for Outstanding Graduating Resident, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1996

Media & Publications

  • Quadrigeminal non-aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage-a true variant of perimesencephalic subarachnoid hemorrhage., 2003
  • CT angiography with whole brain perfused blood volume imaging: added clinical value in the assessment of acute stroke., 2002
  • Use of intraventricular tissue plasminogen activator and Guglielmi detachable coiling for the acute treatment of casted ventricles from cerebral aneurysm hemorrhage: two technical case reports., 2002
  • Demonstration of an Actively Bleeding Aneurysm by CT Angiography., 2003

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My husband's been extremely lucky to have a Dr. Farkas as his surgeon. He truly is a superhero with invisible cape. Friendly staffs and wonderful fellow Drs. we are 100% satisfied.
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I will recommend Dr Farkas to anyone with Nero symptoms! He's the best!
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