Dr. Fahrbach has advanced training and certification in the newest image-guided therapeutic interventions resulting in faster recovery times and fewer complications than with traditional procedures. Specializing in interventional oncology and the fight against complex and advanced cancers previously regarded as untreatable. Expertise in personalized minimally-invasive treatments and breakthrough targeted therapies for cancer of the liver, pancreas, breast kidney, lung, skin and bone at the NCI-designated University of Kansas Cancer Center. Clinical focus on cutting edge therapies for uterine fibroids, male infertility secondary to varicocele, peripheral artery disease, PE and DVT thrombolysis, IVC filter placement and removal, aneurysms, AVMs and treatments for painful and unsightly varicose veins. Adjunctive procedures supporting liver, kidney, pancreas and bone marrow transplants including TIPS, BRTO, biliary drain/stents, nephrostomy and gastrostomy tubes, central venous access. Also provides emergent embolization of traumatic internal hemorrhage at Kansas City's only nationally verified Level 1 Trauma Center.
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Dr. Fahrbach's Experience
Dr. Fahrbach's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology
No sanctions found
No board actions found
Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
Why It Matters: Dr. Fahrbach's Board Certifications
Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the United States.
Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Limb Ischemia
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Portal Vein Thrombosis
Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Body Imaging Services
Central Line Insertion
Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization
Dialysis Access Procedures
EKOS Ultrasound Assisted Thrombolysis of Pulmonary Embolism
Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
Embolization of Tumor
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Fine Needle Aspiration
Hemodialysis Access Catheterization
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Lung Cancer Treatment
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
Microwave Ablation of Liver Tumor
Microwave Treatment of Prostate
Radiation Oncology Procedures
Tenex Health TX Procedure
Uterine Artery Embolization
Uterine Fibroid Embolization
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vein Laser Ablation
Malpractice Claims not available
Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.
What is medical malpractice?
Medical malpractice is issued when negligence by a doctor causes injury to a patient. For example, a doctor may improperly diagnose, treat or medicate outside the standard of medical care. The three types of malpractice are: a settlement, an arbitration award, or a judgment.
If my doctor has malpractice history, does that mean he or she is a poor-quality doctor?
If your doctor has a malpractice claim, evaluate the information and determine if the action could potentially impact the quality of care you receive. Claim settlements and arbitration awards may occur for a variety of reasons, which should not necessarily reflect negatively on the doctor's professional competence or conduct. You may want to use this information to start a discussion with the doctor about his or her history and specific ability to provide healthcare for you.
How far back does Healthgrades malpractice history go?
Healthgrades reports details of a doctor’s malpractice history when the doctor has at least one closed medical malpractice claim within the last five years, even if he or she no longer practices in that state.
For which states does Healthgrades collect malpractice history?
Healthgrades collects malpractice information from California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia. If your doctor has a malpractice claim, evaluate the information and determine if the action could potentially impact your quality of care. Sometimes multiple states report the same claim. If a provider practices in a state where data is unavailable, please reach out to your local state legislature to help make this data publicly available.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
What is a sanction or disciplinary action?
A sanction, also known as a disciplinary action, is an action taken to punish or restrict a doctor who has demonstrated professional misconduct. Sanctions may be imposed by a state medical board, professional medical licensing organization, or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
If my doctor has sanction history, does that mean he or she is a poor-quality doctor?
If a doctor has a sanction, it does not necessarily mean that he or she is a poor-quality doctor. Some sanctions are not related to medical care, and involve a doctor’s finances or administrative activities. Before you make any choices about changing your doctor, we recommend that you evaluate the doctor’s sanction information and determine how severe or relevant you think the sanction cause and action were.
How far back does Healthgrades sanction history go?
Healthgrades reports state and federal sanctions from the previous five years, except when a doctor's license has been revoked or surrendered. Healthgrades displays all actions for doctors whose licenses have been revoked or surrendered.
For which states does Healthgrades collect sanction history?
Healthgrades collects sanction history from all 50 U.S. states. Physicians with a disciplinary action in one state may move to another state where they have a clean record. Since Healthgrades painstakingly compiles disciplinary action information from all 50 states, Healthgrades website will show if a physician has a disciplinary action in more than one state.
0 Board Actions
No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
What are board actions?
Board actions are non-disciplinary actions imposed upon a doctor based on a complaint investigation. A patient or medical colleague may file a complaint with that state medical board or professional licensing organization, which then investigates the complaint. Board actions are intended to ensure that a doctor is able to perform safe medical and health care tasks.
Types of non-disciplinary actions include an advisory letter, a corrective action agreement, a limitation or restriction on the medical or healthcare tasks a doctor can perform, or a voluntary agreement by the doctor not to practice. A board action can also include a termination of a corrective action agreement or voluntary agreement, which allows the doctor to return to full practice.
If my doctor has a board action, does that mean he or she is a poor-quality doctor?
If a doctor has a board action, it means he or she has had a non-disciplinary action imposed upon him or her. It does not necessarily mean that he or she is a poor quality doctor. Before you make any choices about changing your doctor, evaluate the doctor's board action information and determine how severe or relevant you think the cause and action were.
How far back does Healthgrades non-disciplinary board action history go?
Healthgrades reports non-disciplinary board action history from for the previous five years, except when a doctor's license has been revoked or surrendered. Healthgrades displays all actions for doctors whose licenses have been revoked or surrendered.
For which states does Healthgrades collect non-disciplinary board actions?
Healthgrades collects non-disciplinary board actions from all 50 U.S. states.
University Of Kansas / Main Campus
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 2006
Colorado University Uchsc
Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
Kansas University Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
Emory University Hosptial
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
Dr. Fahrbach has no media or publications listed.
Awards & Recognition
What is a recognized doctor?
Healthgrades Recognized Doctor designation identifies leading doctors who:
Are board certified.
Have not had their license surrendered or revoked since Healthgrades started collecting data in 2000.
Have no malpractice judgments, adverse arbitration awards, or monetary settlements for the last five years in the states in which Healthgrades can collect malpractice data.
Are free of state or federal disciplinary actions (sanctions) for the last five years.
Healthgrades updates the Recognized Doctor list quarterly based on board certification data. Healthgrades also receives sanction and malpractice data throughout the year, depending on how frequently the state medical boards release updates.
We remove a newly sanctioned doctor from the Recognized Doctor list as soon as we receive the information. However, it is important to note that malpractice information is publically available in only 14 states.
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