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Dr. Scott Farner, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery ·  Male

Dr. Farner

Dr. Scott Farner, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.


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(502) 561-4263

Dr. Farner accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Farner's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farner performs Myofascial Trigger Point Injection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Farner performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Trigger Finger
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farner treats Trigger Finger more than 99% of his peers

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

Elbow Injuries
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farner treats Elbow Injuries more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Farner's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Farner, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Education

2008
Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
Medical School
2008

Dr. Farner's Reviews

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He worked wonders on my crushed wrist. He came very highly recommended by other orthopedic doctors.
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My daughter Burnt her hand pretty bad so she was referred to Dr Farner to be honest I wasn't looking forward to it after reading everyone else's reviews however it was the total opposite he had the best personality he played with my daughter and was very informative to me as well to how I need to...Read More
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My daughter was injured at work. When her nerve test came back normal, he seemed to get a really bad attitude towards us. I had to ask him to put her off work because her injury doesn't allow her to use her hand. He wasn't going to do it and he told us it was because it wasn't workman's comp. ...Read More
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Dr. Farner's table side manner leaves much to be desired. A fellowship candidate did the actual physical exam. Then in walked Dr. Farner. He seemed in a hurry and did not explain very well at all what the procedure entailed. He injected both wrists and then gave me a brace to wear for 6 weeks. ...Read More
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Amazing doctor
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