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Department Sports Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Diagnosis of Osteoporosis
  • Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Joint Injections
  • Orthobiologics
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physicals
  • Steroid Injections
  • Ultrasound-guided Procedures
  • Viscosupplementation
  • X-Ray
View all 11 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acute Sports Injuries
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritic Knee Problems
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis and the Golfer
  • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Arthritis Of The Hip
  • Arthritis Of The Knee
  • Broken Bones
  • Bursitis
  • Calcification Tendinitis
  • Concussions
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Elbow Pain & Injury
  • Elbow Problems
  • Focused Aspiration of Scar Tissue (Tenex)
  • Foot & Ankle Arthritis
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Cartilage Injury
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Ligament Strains/Tears
  • Muscle Aches/Pain
  • Muscle Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries In Athletes
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Overuse Syndrome
  • Patellar Tendonitis
  • Patellofemoral Instability
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scars
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries in Baseball
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Problems
  • Shoulder Sprain/Strain
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Sports Concussion
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports-Related Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Sprained Ankle
  • Sprains
  • Swimmer's Shoulder
  • Tendinosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
  • Thigh Contusion
View all 61 Specialties +


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About Farah Tejpar, M.D.

Farah Tejpar, MD joined the Levitetz Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Florida in 2015 and is the Section Head of Non-Surgical Orthopedics and Sports Health. Dr. Tejpar serves as the team physician for the Florida Panthers Hockey Club (NHL) and is a medical consultant for the NFL Player Association (NFLPA). Additionally, she is the medical director for the Fort Lauderdale A1A Marathon and serves as the team physician for the Sagemont Upper School athletics in Weston, Florida.

Dr. Tejpar manages a variety of orthopaedic conditions and sports related injuries. She believes in taking an integrative approach to treating her patients. Dr. Tejpar utilizes musculoskeletal ultrasound, joint preservation therapies including platelet rich plasma (PRP) and cell-based treatments, and is certified in medical acupuncture.

Dr. Tejpar has special interests in the management of osteoarthritis, dance medicine, concussion and the female athlete.

She sees patients at both the Weston main-campus and Coral Springs locations.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Sports Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Residency - Grant Medical Center
Family Medicine
Columbus, OH USA

Medical Education - St. George's University School of Medicine
Grenada, West Indies

Undergraduate - Washington University in St. Louis
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Professional Highlights

  • Section Head of the Non-Surgical Orthopedics and Sports Health
  • Team Physician for the Florida Panthers Hockey Club (NHL)
  • Medical Consultant for the NFL Players Association (NFLPA)
  • Medical Director for the Fort Lauderdale A1A Marathon
  • Team Physician for the Sagemont Upper School athletics in Weston


  • Sports Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/22/2020, Dr. Tejpar has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

312 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

53 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Dr. Tejpar was very informative.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Dr was excellent.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

she's a warm and caring provider, exudes authentic presence and concern for her patients

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Very nice Dr who listened to my concerns and gave me options based on my viewpoint.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

DR. Farah Tejpar MD is an excellent physician and an excellent person. Her staff is courteous and professional. She is a credit to The Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

The doctor was great. She was concise and spoke to me like I was a person. She gave options

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

The virtual experience was a good one. Dr. Tejpar answered my questions. She was very helpful.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2020

Dr. Tejpar is very knowledgeable and explained details of the treatment plan in such professional and friendly manor.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

Dr Prenar is a lovely person. Great listener and very smart!

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

Dr Tejpar was excellent. I hope I can continue to have her as my provider until I'm fully recovered

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

excellent Dr.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Dr.Tejar is the BEST she is kind, patient, and understanding. I have recommended 5 of my family members to her. They all LOVE her.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2020

Was seen by a Dr and a Fellow. Both were professional and very helpful, listening to my issues and caring about expected outcome

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

Dr. Tejpar and Tiffany are wonderful!!!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Such a lovely doctor and assistant . Knowledgeable and very carrying. Very happy with my choice .

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr Tejpar was great, easy to talk with and listened to me

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr. Tejpar was very professional, thorough. I have great confidence in her.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

doctor and her assistant were both great . I will be back .

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

dr Tejpar is very courteous and professional.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

dr was great

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Dr Tejpar is a a great doctor and wonderful listener. She was very thorough about my knee and offered a list of options. Thank you very much.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

The Dr did recognize that they had slinger the wrong elbow and corrected that. However regarding my knee which was so bad now I couldn't stand on it she decided not to treat it until she could see an MRI which she sent me downstairs to schedule. At that time the scheduler told me it would be 2 weeks before I could get an MRI. I couldn't get out of my wheelchair or walk so I had to go back to the ED. do 2 days at the clinic and still no treatment of my knee and now I'm unable to stand or walk

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

I started clearance for rotator cuff surgery which was suggested by an orthopedic surgeon outside your facility. Things were happening too fast so I requested an appointment for a second opinion. I got the appointment the same day 8/8/2020 and Dr Tejpar who referred me to Dr Sabesan the next week. She went over my MRI in detail and I decided surgery can wait.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Dr Tejpar took her time with me, and answered all my questions. She was prepared to discuss a holistic approach to my health, which is very important to me. Yay!

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

This doctor is awesome

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

my current condition is slightly unusual and did not fall into Dr's specialty. Left me guessing and needing another appointment with the surgical Dr. This of course delayed my diagnosis and treatment. However, Dr Tejpar was professional and caring.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

I have already recommended her to others. Wish all your physicians cared about their patients like she does. Sorry I have not found that to be true. She is wonderful!

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

This doctor can't do all I need. Wish she could. She is wonderful Really cares, really communicates well. My gynecologist is good. But I have found other doctors not to be as caring and respectful, or as good a listener as Dr. Tejpar. And Dr. Tejpar knows her stuff! Always a good experience with Dr. Tejpar.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

The employee who scheduled my appointment was fantastic! I wish I remembered her name, but she helped me find a doctor on my insurance that specializes in my type of injury. She also helped me with questions about faxing MRI results and directions. She was great!

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

This issue with my ailment is inflamation and PAIN. I requested an opiate for VERY INFREQUENT use because IT WORKS for my pain. Your operation & Dr.'s treats these requests like the patient is a drug abuser. These products DO work for my situation. Yes, they're addictive to certain individuals but not myself. I feel I didn't get the service I required for my co-pay. Completely worthless. I would request a follow up with the Department Head to discuss with me.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

She is a very good doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Dr. Tejpar is the greatest. So very happy with her treatment

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

i was a Cleveland Clinic patient for many year then I moved away. Now that I am back I appreciate so much more the degree of expertise of the doctors. My whole experience was absolutely positive in every way. Dr. Tejpar was direct, offered clear explanation about my condition and steps to take to improve it. she deserves the maximum rating. I emailed with questions about my results and she responded almost immediately. Thank you. I am so happy to be back.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

I felt well care for, confident about the plan and guidance. I always recommend Cleveland Clinic to everybody. why would you go anywhere where when you have the best doctors, facility and staff all under one roof.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

excellent doctor and staff

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

I really like Dr. Tejpar, that's why I returned to see her.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020

dr tejpar is a terrific doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2020

Awesome, Awesome doctor!!!

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Excellent, first time I have a virtual dr. appointment and was extremely happy. During these times where its safer to be home I am very glad I was offered this option.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

it was a bit difficult getting a physical appt. with Dr., but happy she agreed to see me.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

every one in every area of the visit was very helpful from when i walked through the door of the clinic.The doc and her assistant and radiographer were brilliant ! Job well done! thank you very much!

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

I always tell anyone whos inneed of a doc to call Cleveland clinic!

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Dr. Tejpar was on time with my appointment, good listener, acted promptly with xrays in house and had a solution for my problem. Loved the efficient, prompt service.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Love her and will always come back. Is only Dr that I have stayed with for this long!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

no score high enough for dr Tejpar

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

doctor explained options well

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

physician is excellent.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Dr provided me with my options and knowledge of therapies and I was able to initiate them the following week.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Doctor and staff are the best,

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Dr Tejpar ALWAYS listens to my concerns & informs me about the varios processes that she performs.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

The service from the admission - Frances, to being brought in to see the doctor- Tiffany, to exrays then meet6and consulting with the doctor was exemplary!!! I have and will recommend my friends and family to make their next doctor's appointment at Cleveland Clinic, Coral Springs! The best experience in my 61 years!!! Thank you to all the staff and doctor!!!

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

I would highly recommend. Dr. Tejpar

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

very satisfied with my visit. I liked the way the waiting room was. However I would suggest a sign at the desk when you first walk. in to have a seat relax and your doctors nurse will call you. I was very confused because no one was at the desk provided, where to sit.

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