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Dr. James Farmer, MD
Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
23 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (35)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Farmer is Good. Dr. Farmer has been reviewed by 74 patients who have provided 35 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Farmer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Farmer graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2013 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008)


Dr. Farmer has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 


  • Chinese
  • German
  • Korean
  • Mandarin
  • Polish
  • Yiddish
  • Albanian
  • Urdu
  • Ukrainian
  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. James C Farmer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James C. Farmer practice?
Dr. James Farmer has 1 office location.
Dr. James Farmer practices Orthopaedic Surgery near New York, NY.
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