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Dr. Michael B Farnell, MD

Dr. Michael B Farnell, MD

Surgeon

43 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Michael Farnell, MD is a Surgeon, who primarily practices in Rochester, MN. He has been practicing for over 43 years and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and American Board of Surgery. Dr. Farnell graduated from University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his residency at Mayo Grad Sch Med/Mayo Fndn, General Surgery. He is a member of the Minnesota Medical Association/Zumbro Valley. Dr. Farnell is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Farnell’s practice accepts Medicare, Cigna, Humana Health, Bravo Health, UnitedHealthcare, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Farnell’s office at (507) 284-2511.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Mayo Grad Sch Med/Mayo Fndn, General Surgery (Residency)

    Princeton Baptist Medical Center (Internship)

    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Internship)

    BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTERS INC, BIRMINGHAM, AL (1974-1975) (Internship)

    Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Medical Internship (Internship)

    Fellow - Trauma: Emory University (Fellowship)

    (Trauma Surgery), GRADY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL/EMORY UNIVERSITY, ATLANTA, GA (1980-1980) (Fellowship)

    Emory University, Trauma (Fellowship)

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Arizona) Program (Residency)

    Medical Degree - University of Alabama School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Surgeon, like Dr. Michael Farnell, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Surgeon, like Dr. Michael Farnell, may include:

    Surgical Consultation, Surgery, Neurosurgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Surgery Consultation, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Laparoscopic Surgery Consultation, Gallbladder Removal / Cholecystectomy, Appendicitis / Appendectomy, Eyelid Surgery / Blepharoplasty, Brain Tumor Evaluation, Brain Aneurysm Treatment, Stroke Treatment (Acute), Refractive Lens Exchange, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Surgery Follow Up, Neurosurgery Follow Up, Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Surgical Follow Up, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Laparoscopic Surgery Follow Up, Neuro-Oncology Consultation, Surgery Second Opinion, Wrist Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Eyebrow Elevation, Forehead Correction, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Consultation, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Follow Up, Head & Neck Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Ptosis Repair, Central Line Placement, Gender Confirmation Surgery, Cerebral Shunt, Surgical Infections, Tube Thoracotomy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Amputation, Limb Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mastectomy, Upper Extremity Tendon Repair, Toe-to-Thumb Transplant, Upper Extremity Nerve Repair, Upper Extremity Joint Replacement, Upper Extremity Amputation, Reflux Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) Surgery, YAG Laser Procedure, Colon Surgery, Distal Pancreatectomy, Splenectomy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Orthopedic Follow Up (Hand), Orthopedic Consultation (Hand), Cranial Bypass, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), Esophageal Surgery, Gastrectomy, Laparoscopy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Pancreatic Surgery, Paraesophageal Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Screening, Whipple Procedure, Hepatic Surgery, Complex Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopy Consultation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Consultation, Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (MSA), Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Pyloromyotomy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Small Bowel Resection

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Farnell's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology & Hepatology

    200 1st St SW

    Rochester, MN 55905

    (507) 284-2511

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    Minnesota Medical Association/Zumbro Valley

    Member

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Michael Farnell accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Michael Farnell is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Michael Farnell offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Farnell's office at (507) 284-2511 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Michael Farnell offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Farnell's office at (507) 284-2511 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Michael Farnell speak?

    Dr. Michael Farnell speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Michael Farnell have?

    Dr. Michael Farnell is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

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