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Dr. Leela Farr, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery ·  Female · Age 39

Dr. Farr

Dr. Leela Farr, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.


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(502) 883-3332

Dr. Farr accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Farr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Neuroplasty
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farr performs Neuroplasty more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Farr performs this procedure more than 95% of her peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farr treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Farr treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Elbow Injuries
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farr treats Elbow Injuries more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Farr treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Farr's conditions and procedures:

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Conditions of the Upper Extremity
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Pain
  • Laceration
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Mini TightRope® CMC Technique
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

My care philosophy is caring, friendly, and to the point.  I love working with patients and developing a team approach, where both the patient and I are working together for a certain goal....to get you feeling better!  

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2013
Christine Kleinert Inst For Hand/Microvasc Surg
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Upstate Medical University
Residency Hospital
2007
S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
Internship Hospital
2007
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Medical School
2002
University Of Tulsa
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2007
2007
2002

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Farr

4.5

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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As someone who works in healthcare I am very particular about who I see not only for myself but who I refer others to. I saw her as a patient after doing some research and had a great experience! She answered all my questions, didn’t have her face in a computer the whole time. She seemed to...Read More
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Didn't bother to read much of my chart, looked me over and rushed out of the room. I'm still confused with the diagnosis which goes against every other doctor I have seen (6) to be exact. Needed to see a doctor and she was a fill in for my normal doctor who is out sick. Next time I will just wait...Read More
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Dr. Farr has done 2 hands carpel tunnel surgeries. Now tennis elbow surgery. I would not go to any other hand surgeon. She is Farr the best. I actually wait to get surgery till she excepted my Insurance, as she has gone out on her own. Lovely person, very caring, great bed side manners. Very...Read More
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Dr Farr, is by "Farr", the most compassionate and personable specialist I have ever met! If you wanted dignity and respect, you'd get it from Dr Farr! She will take the time to explain everything in layman's terms so us common folk can understand. I am so lucky to have been a patient of hers...Read More
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This Surgeon is the best I have ever had. Been to others here in the Louisville area and not the best of luck with the others. Dr. Farr is down to earth and makes you very comfortable all the decisions you need to make for surgery to therapy. The Most Highest Recommended.
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