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Sandra B. Farland, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

317 Ratings
55 Comments
 

Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Locations

Family Medicine - Peace Haven

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Medicine, Adult and Child Care, Family Medicine, Newborn Medicine, Pediatrics, Procedural Medicine, Women's Health

Contact Information

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7795
Department: 336-831-9001

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Additional Languages

Spanish

Education & Training

  • B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, 2002
  • M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University, 2006
  • Residency, Family & Community Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2009

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Family Physician
  • NC Acad of Family Physicians

NPI Number

  • 1558403956
Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

317 Ratings
55 Comments
 

Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Contact Information

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Department: 336-831-9001

Recent Publications

Farland SB, Evans BH. Stomatitis In: Paulman PM, Paulman AA, Harrison JD, Nasir L, Jarzynka K, eds. Taylor's differential diagnosis manual: symptoms and signs in the time-limited encounter. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2014: 105-107.

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Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

317 Ratings
55 Comments
 

Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Medicine, Adult and Child Care, Family Medicine, Newborn Medicine, Pediatrics, Procedural Medicine, Women's Health

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7795
Department: 336-831-9001

Insurance Accepted »

Sandra Farland, MD

Dr. Sandra Farland is a specialist in family medicine. Below is a brief profile about her:

Sandra B. Farland, MD
Peace Haven Family Medicine
1930 North Peace Haven Road, Winston-Salem
336-716-WAKE or 888-716-WAKE

Medical Degree: Virginia Commonwealth University
Residency: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine

Question: What brought you to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center?

Answer: I'm originally from Stuart, Virginia, a small town that's about 45 minutes north of Winston. My husband and I met while in school at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, and we decided to look around both of our hometowns when we were choosing where to do our residencies. We fell in love with the area and, more importantly, the people here at Wake Forest Baptist.

Q: What are your clinical specialties?

A: My specialties are procedural medicine, family medicine, adolescent medicine, newborn medicine, women's health, adult and child care, and pediatrics.  

Q: What do you enjoy most about working with patients?

A: I love seeing the same patients, especially families, over time. I enjoy getting to know them and being a part of their health care.

Q: What fun facts should we know about you?

A: I garden and have an impressive vegetable and spice garden this year! I also make jewelry, run and bike. However, most of my time away from work is spent with my wonderful husband, Andrew, and our new baby boy, Matthew.

 

Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Sandra B. Farland, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

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Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Sandra B. Farland, M.D.317 Ratings
55 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.9
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.5



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

4/4/2016

*Dr. Farland saw me in the office two days after an ER visit and admittance to Baptist Hospital. My regular physician is *Dr. Alicia Walters who was out sick. *Dr. Farland did an excellent job answering a long list of questions.

3/12/2016

I always have a great experience when I see Dr Farland at Peacehaven . She's alway friendly, and listens to my concerns . She always provides words of encouragement, and positive feedback on my healthcare.

3/8/2016

Dr. Farland is excellent at including me in my health care decision making

2/24/2016

Dr. Farland is the best!!

2/22/2016

Explanation concerning medical care and/or medication have always been easy to understand.

2/18/2016

Excellent care provider, very patient and caring.

2/17/2016

I love Dr. Farland.. She gets ten stars

2/16/2016

Dr Farland is a wonderful PCP and I feel very comfortable talking to her at my visits.

2/8/2016

She is very good, very smart, and seems to really care about your problem.

1/31/2016

I sent Dr Farland an email letting her know that she had been right on the mark with her diagnosis and updating my condition: I was much improved, as she had predicted. I did not expect to receive an answer but....I received an email from Dr Farland telling me she was happy I was feeling better. My husband and I just moved our health care from another provider to WFU Baptist Health. We could not be happier with the care we are receiving....as elderly folks it is VERY comforting to know we are receiving great care from people who truly care about us.

1/28/2016

My opinion *Dr. Farland is an excellent highly educated Dr. who really cares about her patience.

1/16/2016

Felt a little rushed...

1/15/2016

She is a very caring doctor.

1/6/2016

She is the best!

12/24/2015

I have recommended her to friends because I think she is the very best!

12/15/2015

Dr. Farland is an excellent provided, I am so glad to have switched to her as a PCP. She not only addresses my immediate concerns but considers my overall health when I see her each time.

12/15/2015

Dr. Farland has allowed me to have input about my medications regarding cholesterol, which I appreciate.

11/18/2015

*Dr. Garland is friendly, concerned, and professional. She treats my daughter also, she is great!

11/10/2015

I always recommend Dr. Farland to anyone needing a primary care physician. She is truly concerned about my health and well being, something very rare in today's health care system.

11/10/2015

I always walk away from times with Dr Farland feeling heard and feeling grateful for the visit. I am very glad to have her as my primary care doctor.

11/9/2015

*Sandra Farland is an exceptional physician - she is kind, compassionate, brilliant, understanding and practical. She treats patients with such respect. I adore her calm and down to earth personality. She is truly superb and WFBH is blessed to have her.

10/28/2015

Love, love, love Dr. Farland. Hands down the best doctor I have had in my whole life. Have referred many patients to her.

10/26/2015

DrFarland is an absolute gem! I recommend her to everyone I know!!!

10/20/2015

*Doctor Farland always seems to be concerned about my well-being.

10/10/2015

Dr. Farland is by far the best doctor I have in 79+ years!

10/4/2015

She spent the time needed with us...always, but sometimes if we needed more time we felt bad about the hectic scheduling. 15 minute time intervals is just too little time to go through all that is needed. I am not sure where that comes from and i know it is a business, but this is also health care. It is a double edged sword.

10/1/2015

When my previous primary care physician left NC and I had to choose a new one, I chose Dr Farland because of her combined experience in nursing and as a physician. I could not be more delighted. Dr Farland is the best!! She is the example of what any primary care physician should strive to be.

9/23/2015

Dr. Farland is an energetic, kind and thoughtful physician who is always responsive to any of my questions or needs.

9/23/2015

Dr. Farland is very good and I do refer patients to her often. Unfortunately, she is not taking new patients.

9/22/2015

Dr.Farland is a very intelligent, kind and conscientious doctor.

9/22/2015

Dr. Farland is wonderful!

9/15/2015

Dr. Farland was excellent at addressing my needs online.

9/2/2015

Dr. Farland is thoughtful, compassionate and well-informed. I appreciate her commitment to hearing my concerns and responding with care.

8/31/2015

great, and caring. spent more time with me than any doctor I have ever seen. greatly appreciated!

8/31/2015

Perfect.

8/29/2015

before this visit I would have said yes but at this point no I would not

8/25/2015

we discussed predniisone 6-1 treatment and stopping Benedryl & see if yellow jacket sting reappearance ten days afterwards would go away without further treatment. they did as we agreed was the likely result. she refilled Epe-pen Rx. sent her e-mail report to which she responded promptly.

8/25/2015

*Dr. Farland is an excellent, caring physician!

8/24/2015

All good.

8/11/2015

She seems to really care about you and very nice.

8/11/2015

always an informed, thorough, visit. concerns are addressed

8/10/2015

Dr. Farland is just the best! She has taking a great deal of time and interest in my blood pressure and asthma. She seems to have a way of helping me both physically and mentally.

8/10/2015

I absolutely love dr farland. she's the best. she takes the time to talk to you. she even tries to remember bits and pieces of my personal life. she's alway upbeat . she's very good at what she's does.

8/2/2015

Good experience

7/30/2015

I just love Dr. Farland. She is thorough, compassionate, a good listener and remembers past concerns and always asks about them. She is the best doctor I have ever had.

7/27/2015

Everyone including Dr. Farland are very professional and always take time. They show concern and care which is hard to find in the profession anymore.

7/22/2015

I enjoy my provider very much as she makes me feel like an individual and not just another patient.

6/29/2015

*Dr. Farland is the best dr. I have ever had - personally & professionally!

6/23/2015

Dr. Farland is the best PCP that I have ever had.

6/9/2015

A lot of time is spent entering information or looking up information on the computer - the focus seems to be to make sure the medical records are complete. Of course this is important, but shouldn't be the primary activity during the appointment.

6/9/2015

Dr. Farland is my favorite doctor of any health care provider I have ever visited. She is kind and personable. I really appreciate how upbeat she is. I have always felt like she genuinely cared about my health. I recently made some lifestyle changes to improve my health. While there were other factors in my decision to make changes, the manner in which she spoke to me about my poor health choices were the final catalyst I needed to make changes. She expressed to me the seriousness of the path I was on, but also gave me encouragement that I could make the necessary changes.

6/4/2015

I am very happy with Dr. Farland.

6/1/2015

Dr Farland has been very responsive via wakehealth when I have had follow up questions. she is a wonderful doctor.

5/25/2015

Experiences were very good.

5/18/2015

Dr. Farland did a very good job.

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