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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Farrar is Excellent. Dr. Farrar has been reviewed by 50 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Farrar, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Jaw Disorders (Tempromandibular Joint Disorders)
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Parathyroid Diseases
  • Segmental Mastectomy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Thyroid Gland Removal (Thyroidectomy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Farrar graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Breast Cancer (Breast Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2004 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2011, 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Farrar has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • The Ohio State University Hospital East 
  • James Cancer Hosp And Solove Rsch Inst 

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Additional Information
Dr. William B Farrar MD is a male Surgeon, has 37 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. William B. Farrar practice?
Dr. William Farrar has 2 office locations.
Dr. William Farrar practices Surgery near Columbus, OH.
Additional practice locations include: Dublin, OH.
See Columbus Surgeons.