Dr. Thomas Farnham, MD

Dr. Thomas Farnham, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Thomas Farnham, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

1701 Zonal Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Information

(323) 223-6146

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare

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Top Care Areas

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

HIV Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 84% of peers
Tobacco Use Disorder
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Farnham'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.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

121  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Valley Mc Of Fresno
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farnham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farnham's Reviews

1.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farnham to family and friends
4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Farnham's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    POOR
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Farnham is an excellent physician well trained in his field of addiction medicine. he is friendly, easy to communicate with. THAT BEING SAID...sadly his entire staff sucks! only word for it! they are unprofessional, lazy and inept. how this facility functions boggles my mind. unfortunately,...more
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Great Dr. Office run terriby.
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Peraonally I like Dr Farnham however his office is terrible in regards to follow up. They say they will call yet never do. Referrals take month. I was told by the ER that I needed a same day appointment and told to get a referral quickly. I handed them this requeat in writing 2 weeks ago and they...more
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Dr Farnham, Is honest, out going, talks to you not at you. Meaning he talks to youin the first person not 3rd person. He is that awrsome Dr. He so real n on target . I wouldn't wvwn thinl about going to another doctor, unless we moved but even then he would recomend someone lile, him. Thank you Dr...more
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