Joshua Garfein D.O.

Joshua Garfein, D.O.

(303) 415-8900
Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Dakota Ridge Family Medicine
How The Ratings Are Compiled 4.8 out of 5 (79 Ratings, 36 comments)

Explained Understandably
Listened Carefully
Gave Understandable Answers
Knew Medical History
Showed Respect
Spent Enough Time

  • Primary Office

    Dakota Ridge Family Medicine
    2995 Baseline Road, Suite 210
    Boulder, CO 80303
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    Phone (303) 415-8900

    Fax (303) 415-6476

    • About

      Physician Bio

      Joshua Garfein is a native of Littleton, CO. He is board-certified in family
      medicine and board-eligible in osteopathic manipulation medicine/neuromusculoskeletal medicine.

      Dr. Garfein received his undergraduate degree from Colby College in Maine.
      He attended the Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
      in Parker, and later returned to Maine to complete his family medicine
      residency and a fellowship in osteopathic manipulation.

      Dr. Garfeins’s clinical interests include a wide spectrum of patient
      care from infants to seniors. He has a special interests in pediatrics,
      preventive care, osteopathic manipulative treatment, sports medicine and
      procedural care including dermatologic procedures, long acting contraception
      and joint injections.

      In his spare time, Dr. Garfein enjoys being outdoors with his family, mountain
      biking, hiking and telemark skiing.

    • Education

      Medical School

      Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine


Dr. Garfein was knowledgeable and caring! Could not ask for a better visit!
Great family practice!
Dr. Garfein is a warm, friendly and highly competent physician
Still don't know much about osteopathy, but give it a whirl, why not? He seems a kind and caring physician.
Consider meeting with Dr. Garfein to see if you would be comfortable with him as your PCP.
Good bedside manner. Easy to talk to him.
Dr. Garfein is a good listener and seems compassionate and well informed. Since it was my first visit I reserve judgement on his other qualifications
Joshua Garfein is everything I would want in a Doctor; knowledgeable, perfect bedside manner, and thorough without with being invasive in any form. The staff at Dakota Ridge, all presented with smiles and a friendly manner. Top notch.
Dr. Garfein has understanding and expertise that is helpful to those who have injuries from accidents. His treatment for me had immediate results!
Everything went well and I enjoyed the atmosphere.
Dr Garfein was very friendly, attentive, knowledgeable and thorough.
Professional, knowledgable, personable. Listened to my concerns and provided the information I needed to move forward with my recovery.
This was the first time we saw Dr. Garfein. He had familiarized himself with my Mom's medical issues, looking over her records as well as talking with Dr. Dodson and other staff members. Dr. Garfein was very caring and patient, addressing the concerns I presented. Thank you for your expertise and support.
I very much appreciated Dr. Garfein's interest in my health, not just physical but emotionally as well. Thanks!!!
Compassionate Medical Provider
He is very thorough and meticulous. Dr. Garfein is also very friendly. I plan to recommend him to two of my friends that have similar interests as he.
Simple, Dr Garfein was impressive and that combined with an outstanding staff made for a perfect experience.
Trust him.
Dr. Garfein listened carefully to me and asked specific questions. He also looked over my medical history and took the time to get to know what was going on. He was well spoken and I did not feel rushed. Overall a good experience and I have already recommended him to a friend.
Ask to see him.
Dr. Garfein has a wonderful combination of attributes that make him knowledgeable yet personable, confident yet empathetic. I feel very good about having him as my primary physician.
After my visit I recommended Dr. Garfein to a friend that is not happy with his doctor.
He was respectful,knowledgeable, and made me feel as if I were a part of the decision making. I felt very comfortable with this entire visit. I will recommend him to my patients for their primary care.
I was very happy with my appt with Dr. Garfein. He took plenty of time, listened to me carefully, was kind and empathetic. I would give him my highest recommendation.
Dr. Grafein would be a great candidate for my PCP.