Dr. John Farmer, MD

Dr. John Farmer, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. John Farmer, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in internal medicine.

1860 Chadwick Dr Ste 303

Jackson, MS 39204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Farmer's Experience

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Dr. Farmer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

212  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/27/2015
    Amount or Range: $750,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Cook County, IL
    State: Illinois
0 Sanctions

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

2 Board Actions
  • Failure to Cooperate with an Investigation (6/22/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Farmer, John Curtis MD: License # 036051413: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to reply to a mandatory report. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial of Professional Regulation imposed a FINE in the amount of $1,000.00 and RESTORED from refuse to renew status to non-renewed status.
    State: Illinois
  • Failure to Cooperate with an Investigation (12/22/2016)
    Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
    Summary: Farmer, John Curtis MD: License # 036051413: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to respond to Department's request for information within 60 days. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license in REFUSE TO RENEW status.
    State: Illinois

Education

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Farmer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Farmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farmer's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farmer to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Farmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I would never recommend this provider to anyone. My family member was seen by him during a recent hospital stay for pneumonia. He didn’t even come into the room and check on her 2 of the six days of the stay. We had to ask the nurse multiple time for him to come see her on the other days!!
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Dr Farmer listened to me and explained my condition to me in terms I could understand. He took his time and was patient when I had questions. I really appreciate the time and care he gave to me.
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I would not recommend this "doctor" to anyone. He needs to retire. He is a "hospitalist," which is a physician that has no ability to practice medicine in the general public. Dr. Farmer's method of practicing medicine is to enter a hospital room and state who he is, then tell you the obvious,...more
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