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Farrokh Farrokhi, MD
Neurosurgery
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
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Profile
Special Interests
Deep brain stimulation, skull base surgery, brain tumors, and minimally invasive and complex spine surgery
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery, Brain Tumors, Parkinson's Disease, Movement Disorder, Brain Cancer
Board Certifications
Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgery
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, 1998
Internship
General Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 1999
Residency
Neurosurgery, University of Washington, Seattle, 2003
Professional Activities and Awards
Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by both Seattle Metropolitan and Seattle Magazine in 2009. Voted one of Seattleā€™s Top Doctors by Seattle Met magazine in 2010.
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Would recommend provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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July 2017
Dr. Farrokhi is great! Very clear & understanding of me!
June 2017
Dr. Farrokhi is a wonderful surgeon. I can never adequately thank him and his staff for preserving my mobility and way of life.
June 2017
Talked in layman terms & answered all questions.
May 2017
Dr. Farrokhi´s care, knowledge, and ability to relate to me as a person was exceptional. I really felt part of a care team where I was included.
April 2017
Love the facility the people & care.
February 2017
Virginia Mason is a top notch facility.
February 2017
Michelle & Dr. Farrokhi gave me outstanding attention.
January 2017
Dr. Farrokhi is a special doctor. he is interested, he listens, explains and answers all questions. Virginia Mason is lucky to have him.
December 2016
Everybody was very nice & answer all my questions.
December 2016
Provider was very kind and caring describing surgery and process, very good listener and didn´t feel rushed at any time.
December 2016
(PA Brandon note in nurse nurse/assistant section.) Dr. Farrokhi and PA Brandon were very kind and compassionate, with a welcome touch of humor, making this an exceptional experience. They were factual but not scary with information. I thank them much for their professional demeanor.
November 2016
Dr. Farrokhi - found him to be highly professional, knowledgeable doctors I have yet. Good communicator and down to earth. - Good follow up, reviewed my MRI with 2 other specialists before recommending a procedure. Inspired my full confidence.
October 2016
Dr. Farrokhi is an amazing doctor!
August 2016
Provider is very good regarding concern about the surgery I am looking at. I really appreciate Dr. Farrokhi´s approach that this surgery is serious.
July 2016
Dr. Farrokhi is a wonderful doctor. He puts people at ease immediately by showing he cares and by his confidence in his knowledge. He never talks down to patients and is very thorough.
June 2016
I have already recommended this provider to others. Excellent concern, care, friendliness, and professionalism!
June 2016
Both Dr. Farrokhi & Catharine Jackson were very informative, caring & thorough. They have been consistent since my care back in 2013-14.
June 2016
He is my mother´s provider which is why I wanted to see him. Very wonderful & thorough doctor. Recommend to anyone.
May 2016
Dr. Farrokhi has a great bedside manner and instills hope and confidence in his patients.
May 2016
Great doctor.
February 2016
Dr. Farrokhi is always great.