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

Treatment & Services

  • Diagnosis of Osteoporosis
  • Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physicals
  • Steroid Injections
  • Ultrasound-guided Procedures
  • Viscosupplementation
  • X-Ray
View all 8 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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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 3/21/2019, 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.

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* 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

311 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
Listens 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 4.2
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

49 Patient Comments

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.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019

I am confident and pleased with Dr Tepjar and her nuse assistant. Felt most welcomed. treatment explained and follow up clear.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019

this is my fourth visit with the Doctor. She is very good, but lacks the time to go over the patients concerns. Very little interaction and seem rushed.

Reviewed on May 31, 2019

Great doctor, she explain why my shoulder was hurting and prescribe meds for me.

Reviewed on May 24, 2019

it was an overall great experience. This is why I choose the Cleveland Clinic as my healthcare provider.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

My experience with Dr. Farah Tapjar was excellent! She was kind, patient, and very knowledgeable! I truly appreciate that she took the time to answer all my questions. Thank you!

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

Again, I truly appreciate Dr. Tapjar's patience, kindness, knowledge, and advice during my visit. Thank you, Dr. Tapjar!

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is fantastic! I'm sending my husband to see her for his back.

Reviewed on May 10, 2019

A very delightful Dr.

Reviewed on May 1, 2019

I was so impressed by the nurse who checked me in and sent me for an x ray, so it would be visible for doctor to see when she examined me. Dr. Taspar was great and the whole office staff was very efficient. I was in and out in less than 45 minutes. Impressive.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2019

Dr. Tejpar is an outstanding physician! She is professional, knowledgeable, patient, displays empathy, and takes the time to fully explain and answer all questions.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2019

I would highly recommend Dr. Tejpar!

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019

Dr. Tepjar replied very quickly to me when I expressed some concerns & worries. I was impressed. Good disposition. Appointment schedulers were very courteous & pleasant. Schedule is pretty busy so appointments are a little tricky.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

yes. I would definitely recommend this provider to anyone.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019

Dr. Teljar is outstanding. I will continue using her only.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019

Again, outside of the wait, it is a wonderful clinic and the Dr. was wonderful.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019

Once I inquired as to the reason for the extensive wait, I was told the x-ray technician was backed up, which created a wait of 60 minutes before I saw the x-ray technician. When I did see Dr. Tejpar, she was wonderful and explained the course of action.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2019

I am very happy with DR Tejpar she is a very good DR

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2019

Dr Tejpar is kind, caring, intelligent and confident

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2019

Dr Tepjar was thorough, informative, personable, and professional. She is an asset to Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2019

The doctor immediately recognized that I had a somewhat severe medical problem, treated me in the examining room, explained what laboratory tests would be run on the samples she took, and made arrangements for a stat ultrasound.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2019

first time visit with this doctor was very comfortable and satisfying for both myself and my wife

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2019

Dr very personable, knowledgeable and explanatory

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2018

All visits with this provider were rated excellent

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2018

Superb, thorough consultation by the Dr.

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