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Stephen Farkas

Stephen Farkas , DO

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OVERVIEW

Dr. Farkas training and experience in the US Army includes Combat Operations out of Kirkuk Air Base in Iraq, as well as Expeditionary Medical Hospital Training and Combat Casualty Care. He joins Optum s team of Family Medicine providers at the East location to provide the same quality care to his patients in Colorado Springs as he delivered to his patients under his care during his military career. When he s not in the clinic, Dr. Farkas enjoys skiing and other outdoor activities such as scuba diving and golf.

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PATIENT'S PERSPECTIVE

Takes time to answer my questions
Provides follow-up as needed

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RATINGS AND REVIEWS

Dr. Farkas's Rating
Patient Perspective
3.5 Explains conditions and treatments
4.0 Takes time to answer my questions
4.0 Provides follow-up as needed
Office Rating
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6340 Barnes Rd, Colorado Springs, CO, 80922
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3.0Office cleanliness
3.0 Courteous staff
3.0 Scheduling flexibility
Optum Colorado Springs
6340 Barnes Rd
Colorado Springs, CO, 80922
"Not recomended at all, run away, arrogant, does take no very well when it comes to medication refusal, thinking hes just there for the paycheck and pharma endorsments."
  • April 12, 2020

LOCATIONS

Optum East
6340 Barnes Rd
Colorado Springs,CO,80922
  • Accepting New Patients
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients

CONDITIONS TREATED

  • Acne
  • Acute bronchitis
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding
  • Acute conjunctivitis
  • Acute pharyngitis
  • Acute sinusitis
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety or phobic disorders
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter
  • Attention deficit disorder (ADD)
  • Auto Injury
  • Back Pain
  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy
  • Benign thyroid diseases
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Calculus of the Urinary System
  • Candidiasis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)
  • Cholelethiasis or cholecystitis
  • Chronic bronchitis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Chronic renal disease
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Constipation
  • Depressive disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes mellitus (DM)
  • Disorders of lipoid metabolism
  • Erectile dysfunction (ED)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Genital HPV
  • Gout
  • Herpes zoster
  • Heart failure
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hypertension (HTN)
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infectious mononucleosis
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Influenza
  • Insomnia
  • Internal derangement of knee
  • Iron deficiency anemia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Lateral epicondylitis
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Migraine headache
  • Mouth Sores
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathy
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis media
  • Ovarian dysfunction
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Pink Eye
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Plantar warts
  • Pneumonia
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
  • Prostatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Restless leg syndrome (RLS)
  • Rosacea
  • Sciatica
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Tension headache
  • Tinea pedis
  • Tinea unguium
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary tract infection (UTI)
  • Venous embolism and thrombosis
  • Ventral hernia
  • Viral pneumonia
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia
  • Vitamin D deficiency

PROCEDURES PERFORMED

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Birth Control
  • Destruction of skin lesions
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG, ECG)
  • Pulmonary function tests
  • Telemedicine
  • Venipuncture
  • Well Woman Care

SPECIALTIES

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Residency
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Medical School
Western University of Health Science

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED (40)

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  • Anthem CO HMO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Anthem CO Pathway
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • Aetna HMO
  • Rocky Mountain Summit Group
  • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
  • Humana Colorado HMOx
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Bright Health Plan Colorado
  • Kaiser Colorado
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • RMHP Monument - CO
  • Rocky Mountain Range Exclusive
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Penrose Saint Francis Health Services
  • Memorial Hospital North