Dr. Robert Farney, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 75
  
Dr. Farney

Latter Day Saints Hospital Department of Pulmonary Medicine

325 8th Ave Ste C Salt Lake City, UT 84143

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(801) 408-3617

Dr. Robert Farney, MD is a pulmonologist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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Dr. Farney accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Practice Areas

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 99% more than their peers

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farney treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Farney treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farney treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Farney treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Farney's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farney treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farney treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farney treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Farney's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Farney, MD is a pulmonologist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1975
Utah Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Kan Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1971
Kan Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1970
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Latter Day Saints Hospital Department of Pulmonary Medicine

Latter Day Saints Hospital Department of Pulmonary Medicine325 8th Ave Ste C Salt Lake City, UT 84143
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Practice

Limited To Official University Duties On375 S Chipeta Way Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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University Of Utah Hospitals And Clinics

Salt Lake City, UT

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)