Breast Services
Top Breast Cancer
Dr. Farr is a member of The Breast Center at the Cancer Center at Lake Manassas. This breast center was accredited in 2010 by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. The Breast Center is affiliated with both Prince William Hospital and the Fauquier Hospital. Every newly diagnosed breast cancer patient of Dr. Farr’s is presented at the breast center’s monthly Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Conference for an exhaustive review of all treatment options and opportunities for enrolling into clinical research trials.  

Diagnostic services offered in Dr. Farr’s office include: Ultrasound image guided needle biopsies and genetic testing for hereditary breast cancer (BRCA 1 & 2 mutations).

Joseph G. Farr, M.D., F.A.C.S

Minimally Invasive Breast Procedures:
Stereotactic Needle Breast Biopsy

Breast Cancer Surgical Procedures:
Lumpectomy/partial mastectomy
Intra-operative Ultrasound guided 
   breast surgical procedures
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

     -Skin Sparing Mastectomy (with reconstruction)
     -Nipple Sparing Mastectomy (with reconstruction)
     -Areola sparing mastectomy (with reconstruction)

Immediate Breast Reconstruction with a Plastic Surgeon 
     oExpander / Saline-Silicone Implant reconstruction
     oTRAM flap reconstruction
     oLatissimus Flap reconstruction

Education & Training  

Georgetown University
Magna Cum Laude
B.S. Biology
Graduated 1978

Emory University School of Medicine
Doctorate of Medicine
Graduated 1982

Professional Affiliations

American Board of Surgery, Certified
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Medical Association
Fauquier County Medical Society
Medical Society of Virginia
Prince William Medical Society
Society of American Gastroenterologic Surgeons
Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
Society for Vascular Surgery 
Southeastern Surgical Congress
Virginia Surgical Society
Virginia Vascular Society Hospital Affiliations

Georgetown University Hospital
Resident in Surgery
Chief Resident in Surgery
Tulane University Hospital
Post-graduate training in Thoracic Surgery
Hospital Affiliations

Prince William Hospital, Manassas, VA
The Fauquier Hospital, Warrenton, VA
INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital
Prince William Surgery Center, Manassas, VA
Breast Center at the Cancer Center 
  at Lake Manassas 

NVBS is a division of Drs. Farr, Wampler, Henson, Williams, Dougherty, Brown, Ltd.