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Department Sports Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Weston
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 +
Insurance

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Biography

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

Appointed
2015

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Sports Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA USA
2015

Residency - Grant Medical Center
Family Medicine
Columbus, OH USA
2014

Medical Education - St. George's University School of Medicine
Grenada, West Indies
2010

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

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

Certifications

  • Sports Medicine
  • Family 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

295 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 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

66 Patient Comments

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.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

A very caring doctor. Highly recommend.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

the doctor and her associate who brought me in were fantastic!

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

I experienced an amazing procedure with the Doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Dr. Tejpar is awesome! she takes the time to listen to patient concerns and is very knowledgeable of current research and alternative care and options

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

*Dr. Tejpar is a wonderful doctor - Very knowledgeable - Listen - very respectful - Excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Dr.Tajhir was very courteous and caring.I will definitely utilize her Services in the future if necessary.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

the doctor was okay but didn't reassure the patient on their illness. many people are unsure of what they have and need help or assistance just to feel safe/safer.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

The doctor was helpful and was able to get a couple of pillows so I could lay back comfortably.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Good Dr was thorough

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

dr was excellent and did a great job with my injection

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2019

Excellent service provided by staff and Doctor

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

very pleased. living now in FL for 6 months I was nervous to start with health providers. I am 75 and it is a chore to get records sent and have someone understand my health issues. my mother used the C Clinic so I just did the same. I am pleased and see why she wanted to travel this distance for her health.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

I wish all appointments with providers were as prompt, professional and compassionate

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

I was at ease with the Doctor's, and the interview about my medical issue was informative.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is superior! Need more Dr.s like her. Knows her field very, very well. Issue is CC having an adequate supply of Dr.s to take care of customers.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

Great experience with this doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

Would completely recommend this doctor

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2019

excellent physician

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Dr. Tejpar was able to diagnose the issue with my left ankle and recommend a good course of action for recovery.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

Very good. Dr. Tejpar is very thorough and warm. I am totally comfortable with her and as a former nurse she displays care for her patients more most doctors today.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is one of the most caring doctors that I have met.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

the whole process was a good experience. the efficiencies in scheduling and moving me about each part of the check in and check out process. everyone I came in contact were truly pleasant and the Dr listened and took my concerns seriously.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

the Dr ordered blood tests and explained it was a process of elimination to find the source of inflammation. On my own, I looked up the types of tests to see what they were specifically looking for. I can understand though, not wanting to overwhelm me with the list of things she was trying to eliminate.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

as always, Dr. is always on time, listens to me, is one of the best!!

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

my experience was very good,Dr.T was excellent along with her assistant.Since her treatment I have no more pain.I am very impressed.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

The doctor was excellent.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

everything was excellent, especially the Dr I saw and her asst.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is a delightful young woman. She is patient and efficient. Great doctor!

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

I have already recommended Dr Tejpar to other friends. She explained everything, took her time and went over in detail my xray results and knee issues. I will continue seeing her for my care.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is always spot on with diagnosis and treatment!

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2019

the best doctor and the best clinic

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is amazing - I was a follow up patient and she spent a considerable amount of time with me, especially considering I was her last patient. Very happy with her as my orthopedic physician

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2019

Excellent doctor and lovely personality

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

Love the doctor excellent communication, knowledge and experience

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

need more caring doctors like fhis

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019

Dr.Tejpar is always very pleasant.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019

I visited Cleveland Clinic because I had a pain in my hip. After scheduling the appointment, I was asked to come in earlier for Xrays. I did arrive early, had Xrays done, and then saw the doctor. She used the Xrays to explain the source of my pain. I was very impressed with the coordination of services.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019

I love Dr. Tejpar. She is welcoming, kind, considerate, answers questions with ease, made me feel comfortable the first minute I met her. Her staff, Claude and Tiffany were exceptional. The three of them worked very well together.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019

This is my kind of Physician, she cares.

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