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David Farber, MD

4.9 out of 5 (308 Ratings)

Specialties:

Cardiology

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About David Farber

Dr. Farber is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and fellowships in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology at Boston Medical Center.

He performs diagnostic cardiology services at Charlton Memorial Hospital including cardiac catheterizations.

He is board certified in Cardiology.

Locations

Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Cardiology

    1030 President Avenue Truesdale Building Suite 3001
    Fall River, MA 02720

    P: 508-973-9700

    Get Directions 41.71413709999999 -71.13876849999997

Insurances Accepted

Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

Provider Ratings

Rating Willingness to recommend provider’s office Overall Provider Experience Courtesy and Respect of Staff
4.9
4.9
4.9
5

Patient Comments (62)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • talked about my condition and what i need to do if something changed

  • I can't think of anything that would have made my visit better than it was. I am very satisfied with my experience today.

  • Everyone was kind and considerate, seen before my appointment time . They were friendly and helpful

  • I was treated professionally, courteously, and in a timely manner - and I didn't feel rushed. I also like that I didn't leave with a pile of paperwork in my hands. I can use MyChart to communicate and review items. Thank you.

  • Dr Farber spent time with me, listened to my concerns and put me at ease.

  • It's just a great office. Just keep doing what their doing.

  • I am very pleased with the care I receive from Dr Farber and his staff.

  • This office is wonderful! Very courteous office staff and medical assistants.Dr. Farber is always punctual, listens intently to what you are saying and is very familiar with your medical history

  • My provider is attentive & aware of my medical hx/ care. He's also easy to talk to & ask questions.

  • Just like Mary Poppins " Practically Perfect in Every Way "

  • Dr. Farber and the expert from Boston Scientific were absolutely the best. Thank you.

  • He always answers all my questions. He takes the time to explain everything about my health and the next steps.

  • He listened offered a plan and options. I'm happy with him giving me choices and we are going to go forward to find the best option.

  • Hi, the office is very professional. You don't have long wait periods. Time is spent. Whatever time is necessary to discuss things and ask and receive answers to questions. It's just a very well organized and excellent office. Thank you.

  • If it's not broken, don't try to fix it." This does not really address the questions, but it gives my state of mind. I love Dr. Farber and staff, trust them, and follow their advice.

  • Everyone I met was friendly and professional .

  • Wonderful experience. The doctor and his staff were very personable, knowledgeable and thorough.

  • Dr. Farber is an exceptional provider that I have and will continue to refer to. His staff, from entrance to exit, deserve the best as well! Great team from start to finish! Thank You!!

  • I couldn't ask for a more professional, knowledgeable, caring provider.

  • I've never had a problem and I find nothing wrong with it. I love going there. I love my doctor.

  • All staff are exceptionally professional and personable. Dr. Farber has genuine concern and is keenly aware of my medical issues and me as a person.

  • I was very impressed with the professionalism and friendliness of all the staff.

  • Straightforward, no-nonsense communication. Much appreciated.Overall, no need for improvement: everything fine as it is.

  • This was an excellent experience, Dr. Farber was very thorough, he explains things very carefully, and he's extremely helpful and encouraging that if, you know, I needed any extra help, he's there. I could get in touch with him, but overall, I just thought it was a very, very positive experience with him. And I would certainly use him again and recommend him to other people.

  • Dr Farber has been involved with my care for years. He did both of my cardio catherizations where I had a stent placed. I have literally placed my life in his hands, and I am still here at 81 years of age and going strong. Thank you Dr David Farber.

  • They listened well to my needs and concerns.

  • I was given everyones undivided attention.

  • Dr Farber is/was aware of my medical history. He thoroughly reviewed my chart concerning my immediate health issue, as well as looked at "My Chart" to see what other providers had assessed, recommended, prescribed, etc.The doctor's staff and office supportare all warm, efficient, professional.I felt confident, clear and well-taken care of as I left Dr Farber's office.

  • Never a problem when I visit this office.They are all friendly.courteous and effecient.

  • I'm always happy with my visit's.

  • All went well, no need for improvement!

  • My wait time was very short, the staff seemed very friendly, my only issue is parking, parking spaces close to the entrance are limited, I have disability issues and if I have to park any distance, it is uncomfortable.

  • Dr farber is the best

  • Dr Farber is the best!!

  • Since my Heart Attack I have had nothing but good experiences with Dr Farber and the staff at Truesdale Cardiology,

  • Need to be more resourceful in informing patients of all different or new option treatments.

  • My doctor David Farber and his staff are the BEST people I have ever experienced.. He is Awesome! His staff are the most welcoming and happy people I have ever dealt with. If I'm in a bad mood I leave there smiling. I'm so glad I'm able to compliment them because they really deserve the recognition for outstanding customer service! I cannot say enough about how highly I respect all of them. Please thank them! Please let them know they made a huge difference in my life- I love going there because of the way they treat you! This office should be an example for everyone to learn how to be their best. Again PLEASE THANK THEM! Thank you!!

  • Good visit. No issues. Prompt attention

  • as always , i'm treated respectfully . always a pleasure going here .

  • Dr Farber listens, you do not feel rushed during your visit. Answers all questions. Very knowledgeable. The office staff is very helpful & friendly. Fortunate to have him for a cardiologist.

  • excellent, compassionate care delivered in a comprehensive and most professional manner

  • I like the way I was treated. No one had the I'm better than you attitude. Keep up the good work,thanks.

  • Dr Farbers office is always right on the ball

  • Check in was quick and so was the wait before I was called by the nurse. The nurse was polite, patient and we had a pleasant conversation in between recording my weight, blood pressure and preparing for the EKG. The doctor was also courteous and informative.

  • Dr Farber , always listens to my needs and concerns .

  • Dr Farber is the best in my view

  • Great doctor, very knowledgeable.

  • Professional and informed doctor. Easy going and understandable. I felt very comfortable and he made me feel at ease with the prognosis.

  • Dr. Farber and his staff are excellent. I didn't wait long when I got there in fact less than a minute or two and when I get in the office the support nurse took all my medical information and he came in right afterwards. Boston, Scientific came in and checked my monitoring the heart and overall it was an excellent experience and I would recommend him and his staff highly.

  • Once entering the Cardiac Office the entire process was on time and ran smoothly.

  • Doctor Farber and everyone I interacted with at his office were amazing! Very impressive experience!!

  • Dr Farber is an outstanding cardiologist, well trained in cardiac surgery. As his patient, I always felt that he was affable, kind, and very considerate, and that he always gave me his undivided attention. He clearly addressed my health issues, and addressed any questions that I may have had. I am grateful to have him as my cardiologist, and I would highly recommend him.

  • Always putting patience at ease seems to be the most important goal. Dr follows same approach and its much appreciated.

  • nothing you seem to be going on the right path.

  • Kind curiosity very pleasant can not say enough great things about Dr.Farber and their staff from check in to the end have never experienced such wonderful relaxed staff keep up the great work in that office can not say enough kind words for them except thank you

  • Dr Farber is kind, gentle and he listens carefully.

  • My experience was very good. Everybody was pleasant. I would recommend if I lived in mass. Thank you.

  • Everything was excellent!!

  • The office staff was friendly, professional, got me in and out on time, Dr. Farber is superb, just a credit to his profession. I really like the fact that I have had him as my cardiologist for many years, and he knows my case inside and out, and I think that's wonderful, you know, because I feel that I'm understood and it's... it's wonderful, too, to have someone who is that caring, of a doctor. Thank you.

  • Provider always listens to me and offers support

  • Dr. Farber listened to me!!!! That's a big deal.

  • Dr Farber is the best just like his staff

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How is the Patient Satisfaction Star Rating Calculated?
Star ratings are calculated using an average of all survey responses to each of three questions: Courtesy and Respect of Staff, Provider Overall Rating, and  Willingness to Recommend Provider’s Office.  The star rating displayed on our physicians’ main biography page represents the average of the three measures for that particular physician.