Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Infectious Disease - American Board of IM/Infectious Disease

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division - Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Chief of Division - Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, North Shore University Hospital

  • Academic titles

    • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Med.

  • Residencies

    • University of Virginia School of Medicine

  • Fellowships

    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - West Campus

    • Massachusetts General Hospital

    • University of Virginia School of Medicine

  • Affiliations

    • Glen Cove Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Most recent comments

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08/02/2018
"I have nothing but good things to say about Dr. Farber. I have complete trust in him and the care I receive."
04/29/2018
"Extremely knowledgeable & professional, was thorough, impressive, patient & understanding of my situation."
04/12/2018
"Dr. Farber took the time to listen to all my concerns and to review my past medical records. He is very knowledgeable, caring and trustworthy. One of the best doctors I've seen."
01/31/2018
"Dr. Faber is the best I have dealt with him on two hospital stays and could not ask for anyone better. To me Dr. Faber saved my life on my first stay and saved my foot on the second stay. I want to thank him for caring and I can't thank him enough -"
01/25/2018
"Very pleased with Dr. Farber."
10/09/2017
"Dr. Bruce Farber is one of the best doctors I've ever been to. He's awesome!"
10/06/2017
"Wonderful Dr. Farber!"
06/29/2017
"Dr. Farber is a great doctor and has a good bedside manner."
04/25/2017
"Dr Farber "knows his stuff"! A wonderful man and Doctor."
03/18/2017
"see previous comments. he is fantastic, smart, deeply listened. called surgeon from the room to conference all together. I really appreciated that!"
12/10/2016
"Cannot be any better excellent."
09/05/2016
"Dr. Farber scored high on the empathy scale - rare!"
07/15/2016
"I talk about him to all the peoples that he is - Great & the best. #8. Too much. #9. The best."
06/21/2016
"Dr. Farber is a bright, well educated and caring doctor. I am very happy my pulmonary doctor sent me to him."
05/12/2016
"Smart; listened; did not run off to next appt."
11/19/2015
"Good."
11/06/2015
"I'm 65 and I cannot remember ever seeing a better physician than Dr. Farber!"
09/15/2015
"Amazing doctor!!"
07/01/2015
"I will always recommend to all the peoples I know and above."
06/04/2015
"Excellent provider!"
05/14/2015
"Very good experience."
05/11/2015
"I had a very good experience."
03/06/2015
"OK!"
07/08/2014
"Doctor Farber was extremely caring and concerned of my problem."
06/11/2014
"Very good experience."
04/24/2014
"He is the best."
04/18/2014
"Great Doctor Farber."
04/08/2014
"Outstanding!"
04/03/2014
"Dr. Farber took time & explained everything in a way I can understand. He is wonderful! He cared me!"
02/14/2014
"Good."
02/04/2014
"Dr. Farber was excellent. He knew my medical history, he was informative, kind, and sensitive. One of the best doctors I have ever seen."
01/17/2014
"Dr. Farber is caring, and listens to what I have to say he is excellent."

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