Dr. Kristen Fahrner, MD

Dr. Kristen Fahrner, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kristen Fahrner, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Steamboat Springs, CO. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

940 Central Park Dr Ste 207

Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

Contact Information

(970) 879-3200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Hives
high
more than 90% of peers
Postnasal Drip
high
more than 89% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Immunology
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
74

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hives
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Itchy Skin
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • ENT Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • American Academy Of Allergy and Otolaryngology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fahrner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fahrner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fahrner to family and friends
4.1
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Fahrner's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Somewhere_in, CO |
She let her inability to satisfactorily address some of her health-care problems interfere with her judgment re mine, plus, interfered with my relationship with my general practitioner by changing one of my medications outside her area of expertise.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fahrner accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
    Rocky Mountain Health Plans HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • USI Affinity

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Hospitals where Dr. Fahrner has admitting privileges

Yampa Valley Medical Center
1024 Central Park Dr
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
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