Patient Rating:

4.9 out of 5

260 Patient Ratings
180 Patient Comments

Hanadi M. Farrukh, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.9 out of 5

260 Patient Ratings
180 Patient Comments



  • Arabic
  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 581-7790 Madsen Health Center
General Internal Medicine
555 Foothill Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84112


Hanadi Farrukh, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine. She practices as an Internist at the University of Utah Madsen Internal Medicine Clinic. She completed her medical school at the American University of Beirut and residency training at the University of Utah. She joined the Faculty of General Internal Medicine in July of 1994.

Her specialty is to provide preventive and acute management of Internal Medicine diseases for adults, that include but is not limited to hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, women’s and men’s health in an academic environment.

Dr. Farrukh is board-certified in Internal Medicine. She is also the Medical Director of Madsen Internal Medicine Clinic. She serves on multiple leadership committees within the University Healthcare. She participated in Clinical research in the field of hypertension and pneumonia. She is also an Educator-Clinician who supervises medical students and residents in the field of Internal Medicine.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Internal Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Likelihood of recommending care provider
My confidence in care provider
Time care provider spent with me
Care provider spoke using clear language
Care provider's effort to include me in decisions
Care provider's concern for questions & worries
Care provider's explanation of condition/problem
Wait time at clinic
Care provider's friendliness and courtesy

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

January 27, 2015

Doctor had concern and noticed that I was struggling with my emotions. Took time to ask me about and address all of my concerns.

January 13, 2015

I feel that I am getting the very best medical care from Dr. Farrukh. Based on my years of experience with other doctors, I can say with confidence that Dr. Farrukh is an exceptional doctor with outstanding skills, I'm grateful for her care.

December 25, 2014

Dr. Farrukh is the VERY BEST! she is professional, knowledgeable, a brilliant practitioner, kind, thoughtful, honest, caring. I have recommended her time and time again to family and friends.

December 24, 2014

I have gone to Dr. Farrukh for years and trust her completely

December 12, 2014

I always make of list of questions that I may have and Dr. Farrukh has always taken time to answer all of my concerns and take care of whatever the problem may be.

December 11, 2014

For this visit, the doctor was rushed so I felt I didn't have enough time to explain, ask questions and get proper medication. Not usually the case.

December 08, 2014

Dr. Farukh is very knowledgeable with treatment recommendations, it is evident she studies the latest recommendations.

December 06, 2014

Again, all went well!

November 25, 2014

I LOVE Dr. Farrukh. She is genuinely caring, even though she is overwhelmingly busy. She was recommended to me by another physician and I have never regretted taking his recommendation.

November 21, 2014

Dr. Hanaadi Farouk provided outstanding service to me. I have the utmost confidence in her as a physician and know I have theeeee best doctor in the entire Unviersity of Utah Hospital & Clinincs!!!!

November 16, 2014

Dr Farrukh is an amazing doctor and she is very patient oriented.

October 16, 2014

Dr Farugh is the best

October 10, 2014

Dr. Farrukh is the best primary care doctor I have ever had, by far. On the questions 1 -10 above she should score a perfect "10" on each one, your current scoring that maxes out at "5" is just to low!

October 06, 2014

we finish the appt feeling confident that the treatment is correct and we have been well informed. Dr Farrukh addresses our concerns with information.

September 27, 2014

Dr. Farruk is consistenly attentive, understanding, and reassuring.

September 26, 2014

Dr. Farrukh is amazing and very concerned about her clients. I have the utmost confidence in her! She cares!

September 24, 2014

I have recommended Dr. Farrukh to others who have seen her and would do so in the future.

September 16, 2014

Might have been nice to have already had a visit with an orthopedist scheduled. But Dr. Farruhk was great about getting me in later in the week. Dr. Farruhk called me when I was in rehab and helped me understand the proper care, medication, and need for patience. I really appreciated her extra effort.

September 15, 2014

Thank you, again, for your cautious concern for my aches and pains. I'm sure they're just growing pains ... I can't possibly be getting old.

September 14, 2014

Dr Farrukh is awesome

September 06, 2014

I would recommed Dr Faruhka to any one, and I have, she is a very caring doctor. And wants to take care of you like she would care for her own mother

September 01, 2014

Excellent care, Dr, Farrukh spent a lot of time with me and was very thorough.

August 23, 2014

Doc could have referred me elsewhere, but took care of my issue personally. She did a masterful job and gave me much relief. We also resolved my worry by making clear what was wrong.

August 21, 2014

Dr. Farruch went out of her way to follow up on the phone and show concern.

July 19, 2014

i always receive excellent care and always feel supported, encouraged, cared for, and well educated.

June 30, 2014

I feel very comfortable and the follow up, post lab work

June 19, 2014

Have recommended Dr Farrukh to many people. She is an excellent physician, has taken care of me since 2007. I think the Madsen Internal Medicine clinic is a wonderful place to recieve care. Everything is there on site.

June 17, 2014

Dr Farruhk is exceptional--it gives her patient and family great comfort that my elderly mother is in good hands.

June 17, 2014

dr. farrukah is kind, thoughtful, caring, profesional, understanding, knowledgable, friendly, and has great professional integrity. i feel honored that she has taken such excellent care of me over the years.

June 12, 2014

She was very accommodating to my needs.

June 12, 2014

It is clear Dr. Farrukh is an excellent physician....I don't always follow her advice, but I am just trying to participate in my own wellness.

June 10, 2014

I am so proud to work in the University systems because all of my experiences have been exceptional.

June 10, 2014

Overall, service was excellent and all concerns were effectively dealt with.

June 05, 2014

exceptional care

May 31, 2014

Same, very attentive care provided in a very efficient and professional manner

May 28, 2014

Always excellent!

May 27, 2014

I have greatest confidence and trust in Dr. Farrukh's knowledge and care.

May 23, 2014

I have been seeing Dr. Farrukh for many years and she is wonderful. She is always kind, concerned and informative. I wouldn't trade her for anyone else!!

May 21, 2014

No one really wants to go to the doctor, but it was a very smooth and positive experience.

May 21, 2014

We have recommended in the past & I just did recommend our care-provider to someone yesterday.

May 12, 2014

As a fellow physician I consider her to be the best in her field

May 11, 2014

All is "very good"... even though our Internet connection is slow beyond belief!

May 03, 2014


April 28, 2014

Dr. Farruhk and her entire staff showed concern. She and the RN stayed late to ensure my injection and IV treatment was complete.

April 23, 2014

very, very good experience

April 21, 2014

Dr. Farrukh is amazing, she took time to make sure my medications were covered by my insurance and included me on my treatment plan.

April 08, 2014

I feel very privileged to have Dr. Farrukh as my health care provider. She is very knowledgeable and capable in her field of medicine and also is a down-to-earth caring person always.

March 31, 2014

Dr. Farrukh has been my Dr. since 1998. She knows me very well. I was very ill. She has brought me back to life. I'm very thankful to her. I'm now living a normal life.

March 17, 2014

Dr. Farouk is the best!

March 07, 2014

There is no better physician than Dr. Farrukh, by far she is the best.

March 03, 2014

She was great

February 21, 2014

Dr. Farrukh and her staff always show concern. I always have a great experience when I come to this clinic.

February 21, 2014

Dr. Farrukh is just awesome!

February 20, 2014

I love my doctor!!!

February 17, 2014

The only issue I have with Dr Farrukh, is that I can't get my friends and colleagues in to see her!

February 17, 2014

I appreciate the care and expertise from Dr. Farrukh. She has my best interest at heart.

February 07, 2014

I would recommend Dr. Farrukh to all my family.

January 30, 2014

Dr. Farrukh is very detailed and always shows concern to my questions and always answers on my level.

January 29, 2014

Somehow I left without a prescription for a med we had discussed. I will contact the clinic for this.

January 27, 2014

I always tell my friends about Dr. Farrukh and how good of a Dr she is!

January 24, 2014

My first time there and i was so impressed. Dr Farrukh was so caring and seemed to really listen. Her assistant was fantastic. I will definitely recommend to everyone I know.

January 22, 2014

knowledgeable, friendly, efficient

January 18, 2014

Dr Farrugh is an excellent doctor. She relates well and is willing to listen in order to understand concerns.

January 15, 2014

Doctor is very interested in my well-being. I am very pleased with the care given to me by this doctor.

January 03, 2014

Dr. Farrukh's compassion and competence are greatly appreciated. The care I was rendered was excellent. I am fortunate to be able to have such an excellent physician.

January 02, 2014

It was a very good experience, Dr. Farrukh was very nice and understood the severity of my case. Thank you!.

December 25, 2013

Very practical approach. Just what I need for managing my "midlife crisis" :).

December 13, 2013

Dr Faroukh was excellent in every way

December 09, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is very professional and explains everything to me on my level. Dr. Farrukh always shows concerns to my questions and worries.

December 02, 2013

I felt like the provider was rushed-would have liked more explanation on possible causes of pain or suggestions. I felt that only part of my problem was addressed (Diabetes-not the abdominal pain).

December 01, 2013

Dr. Farouk, in my opinion, is one of the better doctors in the University system

November 25, 2013

I've been seeing Dr Farrukh for years and am pleased with her care.

November 25, 2013

Dr. Farrukh was recommended by my aunt, my parents, and my sister. I would recommend her to anyone and I have recommended her. She does take time to find out if we have concerns. She even wrote me a letter of sympathy when my mother passed away.

November 22, 2013

Dr Farrukh was excellent! She was very personable and treated me with care and concern.

November 21, 2013

med asst and doctor are very efficient

November 08, 2013

Excellent experience---wouldn't change a thing.

November 05, 2013

I received the best.

October 31, 2013

It is so reassuring to have a physician who knows me and one whom I trust.

October 21, 2013

Dr. Farukkah is excellent at explaining everything. When she orders blood tests, whe always explains why and what the results may show. She always has time to answer all of my questions. I know there are other patients in the office but I have never felt rushed and always feel like everyone has time to focus on me.

October 15, 2013


October 07, 2013

Very good

October 04, 2013

Dr. Hanadi Farrukh by far is the best doctor that I have had. My parents, husband & brother are patients of Dr. Farrukh. If it wasn't for her, my father would not be here today. I have & will continue to refer my family, friends & coworkers to her.

September 30, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is superb. I can only describe in superlatives her professionalism and concern for me as a patient. I always feel that I am getting the best possible medical attention. Thank you.

September 23, 2013

I have been a patient of Dr. Farrukh's for quite a few years and she is consistently kind and willing to spend the time necessary to explain things.

September 04, 2013

I look forward to seeing Dr. Farrukh. She's always informative and clear about what I should do.

August 26, 2013

I appreciated the doctor's opinion when talking to me about my concerns. She was friendly and informative, and listened to what I had to say even though she disagrees with my thinking. It was a good experience having her as my doctor.

August 26, 2013

I have seen Dr. Farrukh for years and continue to enjoy the care she provides. I trust her judgement and advice.

August 08, 2013

My experience has been good and better than in the past. I feel confident and reassured about my health concerns after my appointment. I need to follow-up however, is my personal issue.

August 07, 2013

Dr Farrukh even gave me a hug ... she is wonderful! Best Dr ever!!

August 05, 2013

I love Dr. Farrukh and recommend her to everyone I talk to!

July 23, 2013

Dr. Farrukh always takes adequate time, is very thorough and listens and responds to all my issues and concerns. She is also proactive.

July 18, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is a fantastic provider. I always have ample opportunity to have questions answered. She is kind and cares about her patients. I have recommended her to many people.

July 14, 2013

Dr. Farrukh has consistently provided great care, encouragement, expertise and personal attention. I feel fortunate to have her as my physician

July 02, 2013

I had heard good reports of Dr. Farrukh, so I was looking forward to this appointment after not so good experiences with two previous providers. I was not disappointed. Dr. Farrukh was kind, gentle, and thorough. She was interactive, and made me want to get on board with her suggestions regarding health issues. I was totally at ease with her. I have already recommended her to my husband, daughter, and others.

July 02, 2013

Dr. Farukh is great. Very knowledgable and she acts like she has as much time as you need for questions, etc.

July 02, 2013

I always recommend her to my friends. She is friendly and she cares about me.

June 28, 2013

Dr Farrukh is wonderful she has been taking care of me since 2007. I have been so pleased I convinced my husband to see her.

June 24, 2013

Dr. Farouk is one of the better Clinical Physicians. She was recommended to me by my husband when he worked with her. Now that's saying something!

June 22, 2013

The doctor and I are frequently on a different page when it comes to treatment options. I favor conservative rather than active treatment/precautions. But we always find a way to care for my health. She listens!

June 17, 2013

Dr Farrukh is the world's BEST DR.!!!

June 03, 2013

I have been seeing Dr. Farrukh for many years and have previously recommended her to others as well.

May 25, 2013

It was an annual physical but I did have some health concerns. Dr. Farrukh was very responsive and engaged. I felt like I was heard clearly. She is direct and thorough, and I really appreciate that. I felt like I had a clear understanding of what her concerns with my health were and what she wanted me to do to get on top of them.

May 21, 2013

Already have made recommendations to other senior citizens.

May 21, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is very user friendly and competent.

May 08, 2013

Dr. Farrukh puts me at ease when I visit her clinic regardless of my situation. She is friendly, knowledgeable and the best doctors who has cared for me. When she had concerns about my lab results she gave me a call herself and when I called she spoke to me directly, carefully and patient explaning what the rests all mean, and educated me on how to get better with some lifestyle situation. She had the time to ask me if I have any other questions or needs.

May 07, 2013

She is always caring and concerned about my well being.

May 06, 2013

Dr. Farrukh was very responsive and did a regular exam because she understood that I am no longer double covered with insurance. She accommodated me further than scheduled to help so I wouldn't need to come right back and pay another co-pay. I appreciate the courtesy.

May 05, 2013

I was relieved to know that my concerns were unfounded, but not made to feel stupid for bringing them up!

April 29, 2013

This office is great.

March 15, 2013

I was not provided with treatment options, and I wonder if there are any? If there aren't, that's fine, and I don't have a problem with the specified treatment. It would be nice to know what other options might exist for my problem.

March 13, 2013

I have complete faith in the care I receive.

March 06, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is always thorough and kind. I am confident in her skills.

February 26, 2013

Care provider does not seem to be able to individualize my health care--it is more a manner of following prescribed procedures for everyone. This has not been true of other health care providers I have had.

February 25, 2013

Dr. Farrukh has always explained every test or medication I take. She makes it easy to understand the reason for the test and how a med addresses a problem.

February 25, 2013

Excellent and appreciated

February 25, 2013

Dr. Farrukh always shows concern and does her best to find answers to the crazy things going on with my body. She is so helpful and knowledgable.

February 20, 2013

Great communication and use of mychart excellent

February 19, 2013

I have, in fact, referred a senior friend....who was not able to have Dr. Farrukh as her personal physician....but is under the care of another doctor in the group.

February 15, 2013

Hanadi is such an excellent physician.

February 15, 2013

Dr Farrukh is the best!!!

February 13, 2013

just wonderful

February 08, 2013

I would like to acknowledge and express my gratitude to Dr. Hanadi Farrukh, M.D. and her assistants contacting me about my treatment and follow-up.

February 05, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is fabulous!

February 01, 2013

My doctor and nurse were the best care provide.

January 28, 2013

I realy like this clinic, my provider and her support staff

January 28, 2013


January 18, 2013

Dr. Farrukh is the best.

January 11, 2013

Dr. Is my best ever

December 26, 2012

Dr. Farrukh has been my primary care provider for quite some time and I am a fan of hers.

December 19, 2012

I really love Dr. Farrukh. She is very calm, attentive, listens well, she is very thorough and gives great advice and suggestions. She explains everything very well.

December 18, 2012

Dr. Farrukh is an excellent physician as well as very personable.

December 14, 2012

I have always been completely satisfied with the care I have received from Dr. Farruhk.

December 14, 2012

I beleive Dr. Farrukh is one of the best physician we have. I've seeing her for over 10 years and I would recommend her in a heartbeat. She takes time to explain, make sure you understand, asks you if there is any concern or questions ... I mean she simply is the BEST doctor I have.

December 10, 2012

Dr Farrukh has been my doctor for well over 10 years. I have recommended numerous people to her practice over those years. She is a fantastic physician.

December 10, 2012

I wanted my husband to go and use Dr. Hannadi Farrukuh but she said she has no room for new patients. She is a great doctor

November 24, 2012

Dr. Farrukh has been my mother's primary care physician for many years. She has always been kind, respectful, and responsive, and has done a wonderful job of managing complex medical needs.

November 21, 2012

Dr. Farrukh had a PA-in-training with her this day and the PA was very kind and very thorough. Dr. Farrukh was, as always, very attentive and took time to listen to my concerns.

November 20, 2012

I love My Chart! I love being able to review my test results. MD comments/instructions re: results have been timely and informative. I used My Chart to communicate with MD and received a very timely response.

November 17, 2012

I have the most ultimate trust and respect for Dr. farrukh, and have been her patient for many, many years. I have recommended her to many relatives and friends.

November 05, 2012

I am very happy to have Dr. Farrukh as my primary care provider. I trust her to give good advise and consider my own concerns as well. I especially appreciate Dr. Farrukh calling to follow-up on lab results.

October 29, 2012

I have suggested several of my friends see Dr. Farrukh for their medical care. I always tell them that she speaks directly and answers questions with clarity which I value in a physician.

October 26, 2012

Dr Farrukh is warm while professional. She is an excellent communicator and very competent.

October 17, 2012

My mother's doctor was very understand & very informative,if she had any openings for taking new patients I would no doubt have her as my doctor as well

October 15, 2012

High level of confidence in Dr. Farrukh. She is always willing to answer my questions and concerns.

October 05, 2012

treatment and explanation very thorough

October 02, 2012

It is always a very positive experience.

October 01, 2012

Awesome as always!

September 13, 2012

Ther can be only one answer for such excellent care. The Dr. would not hesitate to investigate anything of a suspecious nature in my health care. I appreciate the sincere concern I receive. Thank you.

August 31, 2012

Dr. Farrukh is an out standing physician!

August 14, 2012

I recommend Dr. Farrukh to others often.

August 02, 2012

Dr. Farrukh is friendly, concerned and doesn't talk down to you. I like her very much.

July 24, 2012

Dr. Farouk is brilliant and compassionate, with superior communication skills. Without her gentle and effective persuasion I would not have the tests I so needed.

July 09, 2012


July 04, 2012

We have changed insurance coverage in order to keep our care from Dr Farukah and the staff at Madsen Clinic and the Doctors with in the University of Utah

July 03, 2012

I was very pleased with my first visit with this Doctor

June 30, 2012

Dr. Farrukh provides the absolute best medical care I have ever received. I am always amazed at her listening skills, her concern, and when appropriate, her humor.

June 25, 2012

I think I receive the best care I have ever received by an Internist!!

June 25, 2012

This physician exhibits the very highest level of both professionalism and compassion. Dr. Farrukh is a gift to our family.

June 08, 2012

Dr. Farrukh was so nice and took care of the problem right away

May 15, 2012

Dr. Hanadi Farrukh is highly professional.

May 12, 2012


April 28, 2012

very good experience

April 24, 2012

I love my UUHC Care Provider. (How about a bumper sticker?)

April 21, 2012

All good; no bad experiences

April 17, 2012


April 14, 2012

I arrived with a constellation of symptoms which were very alarming to me an Dr. Farrukh took the time and requested the additional testing to address these concerns. Additionally, Dr. Farrukh called me at home on Friday evening to go over the test results because she knew I was concerned.

April 11, 2012


March 27, 2012

Dr. Farrukh is amazing and talks to me on my level of understanding

March 21, 2012

Nothing but excellent experience

March 20, 2012

hanadi farrukh is THE BEST! i have recommended her to many friends over the last several years, and will continue to do so.

March 03, 2012

I have the best doctor in the world/solar system.

March 03, 2012

The doctor was pleased with my hard work. No bad experience

February 25, 2012

always like seeing Dr. F, she is one of the best Dr's around

February 07, 2012

I have, and will again, recommend my doctor to others.

January 30, 2012

Dr Farrukh is one of the best doctors I've ever had in my life. She's the most dedicated and committed person, I know, to her profession, and she does it well. As a patient, I appreciate her dedication and greatly benefit by it.

January 25, 2012

I love Dr Farrukh

January 25, 2012


January 24, 2012

I have much confidence in my doctor.

January 10, 2012


January 04, 2012

She doesn't listen to IMMEDIATE CONCERNS, Only those that are Follow Up!! I went in with a low grade fever, low blood pressure (I take HIGH PRESSURE MEDS), and a high pulse. It was dismissed as NOTHING. Now I have had more symptoms, Had to call back into the MD's Office. And am very sick, fever up to 101, Blood Pressure still dropping and pulse going up. SO WHY DIDN'T SHE FIND THIS A PROBLEM WHEN I WAS IN THAT MORNING???????

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Internal Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-7790 Madsen Health Center
General Internal Medicine
555 Foothill Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Academic Bio

Dr. Farrukh is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine. As a clinician-educator an important part of her focus is teaching third year medical students and residents of internal medicine in an evident-based clinical setting. She is also a mentor for physician assistants and Junior-faculty in the Department of Medicine.

Her main interest of research is hypertension. She's currently co-principal investigator on the SPRINT trial evaluating the best goal of blood pressure control in people with hypertension. In addition she is a co- principal investigator on two other studies looking at inflammatory markers that effect cardiovascular disease in patients with kidney disease.

Other recent interest of hers is evaluating the effect of delivery of healthcare through home medical setting on the health outcome of patients. She also sits on several committees within the University of Utah that focuses on improving delivery of care to patients insuring exceptional patient experience within the University Healthcare.


Education History

Type School Degree
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Fellowship University of Utah School of Medicine
Internship American University of Beirut
Internship Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland
Professional Medical American University of Beirut
Undergraduate American University of Beirut


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