Dr. Rodolfo Farhy has more than 30 years of experience as a cardiologist and vascular surgeon, but the quality most appreciated by -- and the characteristics that make him so successful in helping people who want to look their best -- is his passion for listening and understanding your concerns and goals. Whether you seek Dr. Farhy’s medical expertise for a heart or vein condition, you can reach your goals and achieve optimal health at the Heart and Vein Center in Lathrup Village, Michigan.
Dr. Farhy believes that each person’s problem is unique and deserves individualized treatment. He dedicates the time needed to explore your medical concerns, then teaches you about the underlying issue and the solutions available.
Dr. Farhy was born and raised in Argentina where he graduated from the National University of Cordoba with high honors. After relocating to Detroit, he worked in vascular research and completed his residency in internal medicine at Henry Ford Hospital. After completing his fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic, he returned to the Detroit area where he has been in private practice since 1998.
Dr. Farhy holds board certification in three medical specialties: cardiovascular diseases, nuclear cardiology, and venous and lymphatic medicine. He has extensively trained in all aspects of diagnosis and treatment of vascular diseases, especially treatment of venous insufficiency.
While Dr. Farhy has been listed repeatedly as one of the Top Cardiologists in America, and Top Vein Doctors in America, he takes greater pride in the fact that he’s consistently recommended by his patients and referred by professional colleagues.
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The quick, minimally-invasive procedure involves injecting a specially formulated solution directly into the unwanted veins, which ultimately causes them to collapse and fade away.
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, means that the pressure of the blood on the blood vessels is higher than normal.
Arrhythmias refer to any abnormal or irregular heartbeat. Some arrhythmias can cause fluttering or palpitations, chest pain, shortness of breath or lightheadedness.
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary artery disease is a narrowing of the coronary arteries, which supply blood, oxygen, and nutrients to your heart.
Heart failure means that the heart isn’t pumping blood as effectively as it should be.
They’re abnormally enlarged and gnarled, often resembling ropes that twist up and down your leg. They typically develop in leg veins, because they must work against gravity to transport blood back to your heart.
A venous ulcer, or stasis ulcer, is a skin ulcer that develops on your leg due to underlying problems in leg veins.
Restless leg Syndrome
Restless leg syndrome is a medical condition that causes crawling sensations and the urge to move your legs.
Heart and Vein Center accepts most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed.
"My visit with Dr. Farhy was excellent: he and his staff are professional, personable, caring, courteous, patient and efficient."
"Dr. Farhy is a knowledgeable and a caring physician. He successfully managed my medical problem that for many years other practitioners failed to fix."
"This place has saved my life many times through expert blockage diagnosis and prompt medical procedures!"
"Dr. Farhy saved my life by diagnosing that I needed open-heart surgery - fast. I will never forget how great he, and his entire staff, were at that difficult time."