Dr. John Farnen, MD

Dr. John Farnen, MD

Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(2)
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Dr. John Farnen, MD is a hematology & oncology doctor who practices in La Crosse, WI. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

1900 South Ave Fl 2

La Crosse, WI 54601

Contact Information

(608) 775-2385

Insurance Accepted

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

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Anemia
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more than 96% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • AL Amyloidosis
  • Aantibodies Anti-FVIIIc Syndrome
  • Acquired Agranulocytosis
  • Acquired Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia
  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Acquired Idiopathic Sideroblastic Anaemia
  • Acquired Prothrombin Complex Deficiency
  • Acquired Prothrombin Deficiency
  • Acquired Pure Megakaryocytic Aplasia
  • Acquired Pure Red Cell Aplasia
  • Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Leukemia of Ambiguous Lineage
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 1
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 2
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 4
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 5
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 6
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 7
  • Acute Myelofibrosis
  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Related to Alkylating Agent
  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Related to Topoisomerase Type II Inhibitor
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Adult
  • Acute Panmyelosis
  • Adult T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Agranulocytosis
  • All Lymphoma
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Disorders
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Factor V Deficiency
  • Factor V Deficiency, Quebec
  • Factor V Leiden Deficiency
  • Factor V and Factor VIII, Combined Deficiency of
  • Factor VII Deficiency
  • Factor XI Deficiency, Congenital
  • Factor XII Deficiency
  • Factor XIII Deficiency
  • Factor XIII Deficiency, Congenital
  • Factor XIII, A1 Subunit Deficiency
  • Familial Erythrocytosis, 1
  • Familial Erythrocytosis, 2
  • Familial Erythrocytosis, 3
  • Follicular Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Follicular Lymphoma, Small Cleaved Cell
  • HELLP Syndrome
  • Hairy Cell Leukemia
  • Hemoglobin Constant Spring Trait
  • Hemoglobin S-C Disease
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Jaundice
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hemophilia B
  • Hemophilic Arthropathy
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease During Pregnancy
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Idiopathic Chronic Severe Neutropenia
  • Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Leukemia
  • Leukemia Subleukemic
  • Leukemia and Bone Marrow Failure States
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L3
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Aggressive-Phase
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Negative
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Positive
  • Leukemia, T-Cell
  • Leukemia, T-Cell, Acute
  • Leukemia, T-Cell, Chronic
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoid Malignancies
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Lymphoma, AIDS-Related
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Immunoblastic
  • Lymphoma, Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue
  • Lymphoma, Small Cleaved-Cell, Diffuse
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • May-Hegglin Anomaly
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Monoclonal Gammopathy of Uncertain Significance
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome Associated With Isolated Del(5q) Chromosome Abnormality
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myelodysplastic and-or Myeloproliferative Disease
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, During Pregnancy
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Gastric
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Spleen Cancer
  • T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • T-Cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia
  • Thalassemia
  • Thalassemia Minima
  • Therapy-Related Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombocytopenia, Cyclic
  • Thrombocytopenia, X - Linked
  • Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Autoimmune
  • Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Thrombotic
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombophilia
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thrombotic Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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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

  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Creighton University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farnen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farnen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farnen to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Farnen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Farnen accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Farnen has admitting privileges

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Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
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Regional Health Services of Howard County
235 Eighth Avenue West
Cresco, IA 52136
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Vernon Memorial Healthcare
507 S Main St
Viroqua, WI 54665
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