Dr. Parisa Farhi, MD

Dr. Parisa Farhi, MD

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Dr. Parisa Farhi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Blacksburg, VA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1901 S Main St

Blacksburg, VA 24060

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Farhi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retinal Dystrophy
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Farhi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Farhi "We value quality care and service. We treat patients as we would want our loved ones to be treated."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

77  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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22  Procedures

  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Injection Therapy
  • Iridectomy
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Photocoagulation
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farhi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farhi's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farhi to family and friends
20 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Farhi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Farhi is an excellent opthamologist who has treated me for dry eye and Blephrospasm. She was knowledgeable in both treating and educating me in both these conditions. Dr Farhi did not rush me and took the time to explain everything to me. She is very personable and always puts me at ease. Her...more
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I had a terrible corneal ulcer and am so happy I came to see Dr. Farhi. My eye has gotten considerably better, thanks to her diagnosis and treatment. She goes out of her way to make sure her patients receive only the best treatment. Would definitely recommend her to anyone!
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Very professional, highly skilled, and cares about her patients. I feel so blessed to have found her. She has gotten me through several surgeries.
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Dr. Farhi did my cataract surgery and I couldn't be happier with her professionalism and courtesy, and she explained everything in detail. I was home three hours after my surgical check in appointment. Within five hours there was no scratchiness or blurred vision and at no time was there any...more
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I have been seeing Dr Farhi as my ophthalmologist for a couple of years now and highly recommend her. She is an excellent doctor and skilled surgeon. I recently had a cataract surgery performed by her and am very pleased with her skill and expertise. In addition her specialization in glaucoma...more
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