Dr. Stephen Farkas, DO

Dr. Stephen Farkas, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Stephen Farkas, DO is a family medicine specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 1996 and specializes in family medicine.

6340 Barnes Rd

Colorado Springs, CO 80922

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Dr. Farkas' Experience

Dr. Farkas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Farkas "I believe in an individualized approach to medicine. This philosophy involves listening carefully to my patients, and gearing a plan of care that sensibly meets both the person's lifestyle and belief system. I am also a strong proponent of patient education for their medical conditions. Education leads to patient empowerment, and ultimately great satisfaction and success in solving health concerns."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

131  Conditions Treated


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19  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University Of California, Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Health One, Denver, Co
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Nebraska Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farkas to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Farkas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr.Farkas is very knowledgeable, a good listener, compassionate and takes time to focus on my medical issues without me feeling he is rushed.. He demonstrates interest in me as a human being and not just information on a chart which is important to me. I have complete trust and full confidence in...more
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I have been through some crazy health issues over the last few years and Dr. Farkas has been there for me through it all. I really appreciate him and his knowledge as well as his staff.
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I feel comfortable with Dr. Farkas. While he is business like, he is inclined to make extra effort to see that I am comfortable with our discussion. He is usually on time which means a lot to me. He reviewed my medications and changed some increasing my quality of life which I appreciate very...more
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I moved to COS from Oh. Looking for a new Dr. isn't fun. After my 1st visit with Dr. Farkas I knew I had found my PCP. He's pleasant, professional, and he listened to what I had to say. I have full trust in the man.
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