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David Farber, MD

4.8 out of 5 (315 Ratings)



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About David Farber

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

He performs interventional cardiology services at Charlton Memorial Hospital including cardiac catheterizations and angioplasty.

He is board certified in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology.


Practicing at the following locations:

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

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Patient Comments (54)

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.

  • I loved my visit - I did not wait at all! I was called in before I even sat down. The doctor was wonderful! I'm looking forward to my next appointment… he walked me over to the receptionist and he made my appointments and made sure I was okay with them. I felt completely cared for. What a wonderful place you have!! Love my pulmonary dr too! Thank you all

  • Everyone was helpful and courteous

  • Did excellent

  • Listened and showed concern

  • I'm fine just the way it is.

  • Just a good overall experience

  • My experience is always pleasant and the staff is great ??

  • The staff was amazing. Treated me with care as I was very nervous. Dr Faber answered all my questions and took his time with me.

  • Care is effective and, so far, routine I am gratified to say. My conditions are straightforward and manageable. Glad that Dr. Farber is an integral member of my health care team.

  • On time

  • Explanation of the various tests that were made from blood samples.

  • Reception processed me quickly, I was seen soon after, I was given assistance when needed and the doctor was patient and thorough. Thanks.

  • This provider listened to me ... to my concerns, explained everything to me in a ... in a good way*

  • I had an amazing experience and everyone in the office was amazing.

  • Yes, you did everything well, and I really do like Dr. Farber and your organization. Thank you.


  • Doctor not at all personable. No smiles or conversation. Staff was great. Ally was terrific and upbeat and helpful

  • The nursing staff needs to be more attent

  • Everything went well.

  • Took the time necessary to provide through understanding.

  • Excellent Dr. Explains everything to me and a very caring Dr. Would neverchange to anyone else.

  • Given the situation we are all dealing with during the pandemic, I'm not sure what could be done differently or better...

  • What I didn't like is that I have to wait until October 14th to have a stress test and echocardiogram. What is something happens to me before that date. Waiting two months is way to long to wait for test.

  • Dr. Farber and staff from the moment you walk in the door to , the discharge handoff is always comfortable and professional. Office is exceptionally clean, and bright!! Nice to know that you'll be taken care of from entrance to exit!! Thank you!

  • Dr Farber is a knowledgeable provider who makes a patient feel that he is in GOOD HANDS.

  • Fantastic physician.He goes, I go.Don't be greedy.Pay him well.

  • Always takes time to fully discuss issues.

  • Doctor explained what was going on asked if I needed prescriptions and talked about goals. I was very satisfied with my visit.

  • all relevant matters were addressed efficiently

  • It was fast, informative, and complete. Well done.

  • Good pleasant people

  • From check-in to check-out every staff member and the provider treated me with respect and kindness. They were courteous and professional. I was seen on time and received top-notch care. The process was very efficiently executed and didn't waste any of my time. Thank you to Dr. Farber and his outstanding team!

  • Dr. Farber seems to be a very nice doctor but I don't know him long enough because I had doctor schachne so we did one over the phone visit and one office visit

  • I've always been satisfied with the care.

  • Dr. Farber, this is best cardiologist in southeastern Massachusetts. His office is also treated me extremely well. Bye now.

  • [Name] Cardiology has always been professional and knowledgeable

  • Doctor David Farber was excellent

  • Great overall experience. The doctor and staff were polite, friendly and responsive to my concerns and questions

  • Everyone was very professional. Absolutely no complaints

  • Everybody was friendly super knowledgeable and I couldn't liked it any better everybody was great.


  • She took the time to check my chart out as she was not my dr. Asked pertinentquestions re my health, Dry kind and courteous

  • Doctor if great, as was nurse doing preliminary actions, e.g., Blood pressure reading, EKG.


  • Top Team!

  • Dr.Farber is great Doctor for me I can always count on him thank you very much

  • I would not change anything.

  • First of all, I was seen almost immediately. So I first buy a nurse who knew my case and was very helpful and told me when Dr. Farber would be in. So I knew when I left made my next appointment to give another appointment I needed to make and so I was very pleased with the service. I would definitely go back and I would recommend Tuesday cardiology very highly. Thank you.

  • Everything was Good

  • Everything.

  • Everything was great. Very satisfied.

  • Everything and everybody were the best! It was my first visit. I see a long and healthy relationship with the doc and office!

  • Listen to what I had to say and set up a test for me. Felt very comfortable talking to the provider.

  • Caring and on time. Answer my questions

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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.