Richard Faro, MD, FACS

Richard Faro, MD, FACS

Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Surgeon

PHONE: 561-626-9801

 | FAX: 561-626-9804

PHONE: 561-626-9801


Practicing since : 1979
Specialty : Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center
Language(s) : English

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications

Diplomate, National Board Medical Examiners

American Board of Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery

American Board of Phlebology


Medical School
Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE

S.U.N.Y Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY

Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE – General Surgery

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, ILĀ  – Peripheral Vascular Surgery

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL – Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Cardiovascular Surgeon, Tenet Florida Physician Services, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, 2020-Present

Cardiovascular Surgeon, Palm Beach Cardiovascular Associates, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, 1983-2020


Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Alpha Epsilon Delta: Premedical Honor Society

American College of Phlebology

American College of Chest Physicians; Fellow

American College of Surgeons, Fellow

Creighton Surgical Society

Florida Medical Association

International Cardiovascular Society

Palm Beach County Medical Society

Phi Rho Sigma; Medical School Fraternity

Society of Thoracic Surgery

Society of Vascular Surgery

Southern Thoracic Surgical Society

Honors & Awards

Honors and Awards

Specialty Resident’s Award

Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center Specialty Resident’s Award

Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center Physician’s Recognition Award, American Medical Association

Diseases & Conditions

Diseases & Conditions

  • Venous Disease / Insufficiency
  • Aortic Dissections
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Aortic Disease (Heart Valve Disorders)

Treatments & Procedures

Treatments & Procedures

  • TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR)
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR)
  • Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)

Palm Beach Gardens

3370 Burns Road
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410


Location Details

Dr. Richard Faro featured as Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center’s Physician Spotlight

By: David DiPino | Date: September 20, 2021 | Source: Tenet Florida Cardiovascular Care