Dr. Joseph Farrior III, MD

Dr. Joseph Farrior III, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Joseph Farrior III, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 1975 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

5 Tampa General Cir Ste 610

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

43  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1936
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Farrior Clin/St Josephs Hos
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farrior III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farrior III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farrior III to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Farrior III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have had hearing difficulties from birth. At age 8-9, Dr. Farrior reconstructed my eardrums and widened ear canals to regain hearing. What a wondrous doctor! Outstanding expertise and widely respected in his field as one of the best doctors in the USA! Now, I'm 27 and still go to Dr Farrior...more
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