Dr. Robert Farkas, MD

Dr. Robert Farkas, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Robert Farkas, MD is a nephrology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

6190 Lbj Fwy Ste 702

Dallas, TX 75240

Contact Information

(214) 466-7230

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypercalcemia
high
more than 84% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 80% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Farkas'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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Tex Sw Med School Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Tex Sw Med School Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Tex Sw Med School Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farkas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farkas' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farkas to family and friends
16 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Farkas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I've been a patient of Dr. Farkas for 3 years. He has a great bedside manner and is very good at discussing my condition. His staff is friendly and the office is nice and clean. I would recommend Dr. Farkas as a go-to physician for your kidney conditions.
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Dr. Farkas is an excellent physician. He shows me his concern and empathy. He takes the time to explain things in terms I understand. I would recommend Dr. Farkas to any of my family or friends.
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Dr. Farkas is very knowledgeable and includes you in the treatment process.. He asks good questions and is a patient individual.
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I have been going to Dr Farkas for my treatment for years. He is an extremely great doctor and I trust his judgement completely. His office staff is extremely helpful and friendly. I would not consider going anywhere else.
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OUTSTANDING CLINICIAN !!! Jim Gilmore MD
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