Dr. Steven A Farmer MD Cardiologist

Dr. Steven Farmer is a cardiologist in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with George Washington University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. Dr. Farmer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 32 doctors at George Washington University Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Echocardiography

Clinical Interests: Heart Failure, Atrial Fibrillation, Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, Coronary Disease, Cardiovascular Diseases, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography, Valvular Heart Disease, Business Administration, Health Policy

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2006

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2006 - 2009

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 2003

Other Training, International Relations, 1994

Other Training, Health Services Research, 1999

Certifications & Licensure

Certified 4 years in Echocardiography

Certified 1 years in Nuclear Cardiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 8 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Cardiovascular Disease

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

DC State Medical License
Active through 2014

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Cardiology

Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography, American Society of Echocardiography

Firestone Award for Excellence

British Marshall Scholar

Fellow, SAFER

Undergraduate Research Golden Grant

Colonel J. Irving Memorial Scholarship

Publications & Presentations

The impact of community wealth on utilization of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy with Defibrillator for heart failure patients
Farmer, SA, EJ Tuohy, DS Small, Y Wang, and PW Groeneveld 2012 1 1

Demographic, Psychosocial and Behavioral Factors Associated with Survival after Heart Transplant
Farmer, SA, KL Grady, E Wang, EC McGee Jr, WG Cotts, PM McCarthy 2013 1 1

Tension Between Quality Measurement, Public Quality Reporting, and Pay-For-Performance
Farmer, SA, RO Bonow, BS Black 2013 1 1

See all 13 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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