Dr. William Farrar, MD

Dr. William Farrar, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. William Farrar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

410 W 10th Ave

Columbus, OH 43210

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Farrar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farrar performs Axillary Lymph Node Dissection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Farrar performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farrar performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Farrar performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Mastectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Farrar performs Mastectomy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Farrar performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Farrar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphangioma
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Farrar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Sloan Meml Kettering Cancer
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Ohio State University Hosps
Residency Hospital
1976
Ohio State University Hosps
Internship Hospital
1975
University Of Virginia / Main Campus
Medical School
1982
1980
1976
1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Farrar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Farrar

3.9

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
13.333333333333334%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
20%
(3)

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I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Farrar as my physician. I have been a patient of his for 18 years and I have complete faith in him and the excellent care I have received from is the best.
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Dr. Farrar would not answer our questions. Kept referring us to ask the questions to another doctor. Rest of the staff was excellent.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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