Dr. Richard Failor, MD

Dr. Richard Failor, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Failor, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mt Sinai School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

908 Jefferson St Fl 5

Seattle, WA 98104

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Failor's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Failor treats Thyroid Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Failor treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Failor treats Thyroid Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Failor treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Diabetes Type 1
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Failor treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Failor treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Failor's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Klinefelter Syndrome
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Failor, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mt Sinai School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1985
    University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital
    1985
  • 1980
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Mt Sinai School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1977

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Dr. Failor's Reviews

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4.3

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1 Star
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I’ve been a patient of Dr. Failor’s for close to four years. He has always had the upmost professional disposition while being personal enough to express genuinely concern about me. I leave always feeling heard. I know it doesn’t mean much, but even when I’ve seen him a whole year later, he has...Read More
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