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Dr. Gerald Farber, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
4.9 (40)
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Gerald Farber, MD

Dr. Gerald Farber, MD is an Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in El Paso, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Hand Surgery, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Hand Surgery. They graduated from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and is affiliated with Sierra Medical Center.

Dr. Farber works at El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group - A Providence Medical Partners Practice in El Paso, TX. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Farber's Office Locations

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    El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group - A Providence Medical Partners Practice
    1700 Murchison Dr, El Paso, TX 79902 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (915) 533-7465
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    El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group - A Providence Medical Partners Practice - East
    3100 N Lee Trevino Dr, El Paso, TX 79936 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (915) 533-7465

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  • Sierra Medical Center

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    Dec 07, 2021
    He is a very thorough and caring physician
    Rosi — Dec 07, 2021
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    About Dr. Gerald Farber, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1962517284
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • United States Military Academy
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    Board Certifications
    • Hand Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Gerald Farber, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Farber is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Farber has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Farber has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Farber works at El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group - A Providence Medical Partners Practice in El Paso, TX. View the full address on Dr. Farber’s profile.

    40 patients have reviewed Dr. Farber. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Farber.

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