Robert Farivar, MD

Robert Farivar, MD

Thoracic Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery Pennsylvania Hospital University of Pennsylvania

Office Address

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  • 301 S 8th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Phone: (215) 829-7813

Dr. Farivar's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Thoracic Surgery: Adult Cardiac Surgery, Minimally Invasive Cardiac, Cardiovascular Surgery, Aortic
  • Clinical Interests: Mitral Valve; Aortic Valve; Reoperation; Coronary Artery Bypass; Coronary Angiography

Dr. Farivar's Education & Medical Training

  • Brigham and Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's HospitalFellowship, Thoracic Surgery
  • Brigham and Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • Yale-New Haven HospitalYale-New Haven HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • Boston Univ Sch of MedBoston University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Farivar's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2012 - 2014
  • IA State Medical LicenseIA State Medical License2008 - 2014
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryAmerican Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic & Cardiac Surgery, 2009

Dr. Farivar's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • American RegistryMost Compassionate DoctorAmerican Registry

Dr. Farivar's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Role Of Nitric Oxide In Xenotransplant Cardiac Rejection
    Role Of Nitric Oxide In Xenotransplant Cardiac RejectionNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
    2001 - 2002

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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