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Dr. William B. Farrar MD, Surgical Oncologist

Dr. William B. Farrar MD

Surgical Oncologist | Surgical Oncology

1145 Olentangy River Rd Third Floor Columbus OH, 43212



Dr. William Farrar is a surgical oncologist practicing in Columbus, OH. Dr. Farrar specializes in diagnosing, staging and treating cancer-related symptoms. Surgical oncologists also decide if the patient is a candidate for surgery or other cancer treatments based on certain factors such as age, physical fitness and other possible coexisting medical conditions

Education and Training

Univ of Va Sch of Med, Charlottesville Va 1975

Board Certification

SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS

Provider Details



  • Mem Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr, General Surgery; Oh State Univ Hosp, General Surgery  
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center   
  • Ohio State University Medical Center    1976

Dr. William B. Farrar MD's Practice location

Practice At 1145 Olentangy River Rd Third Floor

1145 Olentangy River Rd -
Columbus, OH 43212
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New patients: 614-293-4040
Fax: 614-293-2314, 614-293-3465

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Head south on Olentangy River Road 2779 ft
Take the ramp on the left 843 ft
Merge left onto Olentangy Freeway (SR 315) 895 ft
Continue straight onto West Innerbelt (SR 315) 3652 ft
Take the ramp on the right 787 ft
Turn left onto West Broad Street (US 40) 1.5 mi
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Head south on Olentangy River Road 2779 ft
Take the ramp on the left 843 ft
Merge left onto Olentangy Freeway (SR 315) 895 ft
Continue straight onto West Innerbelt (SR 315) 4873 ft
Take the ramp on the right 856 ft
Turn right onto West Town Street (US 62) 251 ft
Turn right onto Green Street 554 ft
Turn left 279 ft
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You have arrived at your destination, on the left



Head north on Olentangy River Road 3036 ft
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