Dr. William Farmer, MD

Dr. William Farmer, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. William Farmer, MD is a family medicine specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in family medicine.

2447 Whitney Ave Ste 2A

Hamden, CT 06518

Contact Information

(203) 230-5888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Farmer's Experience

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Dr. Farmer's 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. Farmer "To treat each individual patient with the highest quality of service, care and compassion."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

229  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Dartmouth School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farmer's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farmer to family and friends
30 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Farmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He should lose his license .. he has no regard for his staff!!
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Dr. Farmer was pleasant on the phone. I went to see him solely to get a prescription that I had been using for years for depression. He didn't ask me about my current moods or symptoms, or any coping mechanisms. Instead, he suggested that I think about weaning off of the medication in the near...more
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Did not see dr. William .had to wait 3 weeks in pain to see the dr and when I arrived they said they do not accept my insurance even though I confirmed with my insurance before I booked the appointment
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Great bedside manner. Very thorough and considers whole body, not individual systems. Doesn't rush. Cares. Honest. Straight forward.
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He is a great doctor. My entire family goes to him and we have recommended him to many other families. He is professional, kind, and very thorough with every patient.
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