Lori Farrell, MD

Patient Rating:

5.0 Read all reviews

My Specialties:

Internal Medicine, Board-certified

My Areas of Focus:



English, Interpreters available for other languages




Emanuel Medical Center

Where I see patients

About Me:

Dr. Farrell focuses her practice on adults and teenagers, age 15 and older. She has a special interest in cardiology and women's health. Dr. Farrell is originally from Chicago, Illinois. She has a history of community service, offering her time providing health information and services to indigent teens and adults. Dr. Farrell is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) for providing quality care to her patients with diabetes. Hobbies include hiking and soccer.

Year I Started Practice: 2002
Hospitals Served: Legacy Emanuel Medical Center

Patient Rating

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Average Rating:  5.0 out of 5.0

  Apr 21, 2023
I have been seeing Dr. Farrell for years. Dr. Farrell always treats me with respect and listens to my concerns then offers advice/suggestions. She does not push me into anything I am not comfortable with.

  Apr 21, 2023
Very friendly staff-great doctor.

  Apr 10, 2023
Dr. Farrell is very thorough. She is also patient, kind and understanding. I accept the long wait time as a part of being her patient.

  Mar 24, 2023
There is an MD in that office I worked with in the past who I believe should not be practicing medicine. Lori Farrell is an excellent PCP, however, and I trust her. Staff has always been helpful, friendly, and informed.

  Mar 10, 2023
Lori Farrell has been my provider for years. She is always helpful, understanding, compassionate, calls after hours and listens to all my concerns.

  Mar 10, 2023
Dr. Farrell has taken care of me for several years. She tells me in direct terms & instructions. This how I like it. Dr. Farrell is a excellent doctor!

  Feb 10, 2023
Dr. Farrell is very thorough and a good communicator. She provided a referral which I appreciated. Strong contrast to dermatologist that failed to provide lab analysis. Excellent doctor.

  Feb 10, 2023
Dr.Farrell is very concerned and focused when listening to her patients needs

  Feb 3, 2023
Always professional, courteous, up to date on latest medical protocol. Good listener, engaging, genuine, best diagnostician I've ever encountered. A pure gem.

  Jan 27, 2023
Staff was very cheerful and pleasant. The waiting room was packed with some obviously challenging patients, I felt sorry for the staff. Especially the doctors.

  Jan 23, 2023
Dr. Farrell is thorough, caring & smart - I love her!

  Dec 19, 2022
As always Dr Farrell and her team are amazing to work with!

  Dec 9, 2022
Dr Farrell is always attentive and helpful with my questions and problems.

  Dec 2, 2022
Great visit Dr. Farrell is always clear and straight with me. She explains things on my level. Also listened to me.

  Dec 2, 2022
Very good experience with Dr Farrell. She is an excellent and caring doctor. So glad I met her 10 plus yrs ago.

  Nov 14, 2022
I really like Dr. Farrell. She's a excellent doctor.

  Nov 7, 2022
Even though she was running late still took her time with me.

  Oct 28, 2022
Dr Farrell is very thorough, she listens and is practical in her approach. She outlines options for treatment and puts in orders promptly. If I ask questions through MyChart, she makes sure her team or she replies usually same day. I appreciate her very much.

  Oct 21, 2022
Dr Farrell is extremely thorough at every visit and I so appreciate her expertise and friendly manner.

  Oct 17, 2022
Dr. Farrell is a great doctor. She always takes her time with me. She answers my questions and explains things in layman's terms. I also send her messages on MyChart she responds quickly I feel blessed to have her as my PCP.

  Oct 14, 2022

  Oct 3, 2022
Dr. Lori Farrell always has excellent referrals for other specialties.

  Sep 30, 2022
Dr. Farrell is a great & caring provider. Most all of my family (including extended family) get or have gotten care from her. She truly listens & is empathetic.

  Sep 23, 2022
I like my doctor she is good

  Sep 19, 2022
Dr. Farrell is always interested and engaged. I feel very comfortable with her she's very well informed knowledgeable she's a very good doctor actually she's an excellent physician

  Sep 12, 2022
Every time I see Dr. Farrell I have to wait at least an hour because she is always running behind schedule. She is worth the wait - I would not change doctors.

  Sep 9, 2022
Dr. Farrell is a very good MD; she & staff always busy but ALWAYS kind & pleasant & professional & personable.

  Sep 9, 2022
Provider is always running late and wait time is hours, once waited for three hours and eventually had to leave without seeing her because of my return ride.

  Aug 29, 2022
Dr. Farrell is an amazing physician. She is knowledgeable, professional and compassionate. She always asks probing questions about my state of health and my state of mind. She explains things clearly and thoroughly which is very important given that I am [age removed] years old and extremely hard of hearing.

  Jul 29, 2022
Dr. Lori Farrell is an excellent physician. Considering she practices internal medicine, she qualifies to help everyone - No matter the age. She has helped me from cancer to a broken baby toe. Thanks.

  Jul 11, 2022
Dr. Farrell is always thorough. She makes sure instructions are clear and is great answering my questions.

  Jul 8, 2022
Lengthy wait time to see provider. That said, when the provider saw me, she gave me her undivided attention and did not rush my appointment.

  Jun 13, 2022
Always provides good information to me. Very thorough.

  Jun 10, 2022
My visits are always very good and extremely helpful