Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 57

Dr. Farrell
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

UNC Hospitals

101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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(984) 974-1000

Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Farrell has more experience with Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Farrell to book an appointment.

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Dr. Farrell is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospital Chapel Hill, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Farrell

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Farrell treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Farrell treats other conditions, please contact the office at (984) 974-1000.

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Farrell is experienced in the area of Esophageal Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Farrell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Allergy
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Function Test
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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Dr. Farrell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
United Healthcare

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About Me


Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Farrell has more experience with Esophageal Disorders than other specialists...Read more


  • Gastroenterology
  • Bariatric Medicine

Board Certifications


Mary Hitchcock Mem Hosp, General Surgery
Residency Hospital
Emory University Hospital, Minimally Invasive Surgery, GA, USA
Fellowship Hospital
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, NH, USA
Internship Hospital
Princeton University
Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fleming Fuller Award, 2010

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Farrell has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Farrell frequently treats Esophageal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Farrell specializes.

Where is Dr. Timothy Farrell, MD's office located?

Dr. Farrell's office is located at 101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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UNC Hospitals

UNC Hospitals101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Farrell is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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University of North Carolina Hospital

Chapel Hill, NC

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)