Dr. Paul Farek, MD

Dr. Paul Farek, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 64

  
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Dr. Paul Farek, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Corpus Christi Medical Center - Doctors Regional and Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Farek to book an appointment.


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Paul E Farek, MD

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(361) 882-1245
Corpus Christi Office613 Elizabeth St Ste 811 Corpus Christi, TX 78404
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Dr. Farek accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Farek's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farek treats Abdominal Disorders more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Farek treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farek treats Umbilical Hernia more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Farek treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farek treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Farek treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Farek's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Biography

Dr. Paul Farek, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Corpus Christi Medical Center - Doctors Regional and Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Farek to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1987
University Kans School Med Center
Residency Hospital
1983
University Kans School Med Center
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Corpus Christi Medical Center - Doctors Regional

Corpus Christi, TX
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area

Corpus Christi, TX

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - Memorial

Corpus Christi, TX

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average