Joseph Ricotta, MD, MS, FACS

Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy / Regional Medical Director for Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

Practicing Since: 2000
Specialty: Endovascular Surgery , Vascular Surgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations: Delray Medical Center, St. Mary’s Medical Center, Florida Medical Center
Language: English, Italian

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  • Education & Certifications

    Board Certifications
    Diplomate, American Board of General Surgery
    Diplomate, American Board of Vascular Surgery

    Education
    Medical School
    Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

    Internship
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD – General Surgery

    Residency
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD – General Surgery
    Oxford University School of Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom – Specialist Registar in General and Vascular Surgery
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD – General Surgery (Chief Resident)

    Fellowship
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN – Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH – Advanced Endovascular Surgery
    University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy, Perugia, Italy – Mayo Foundation Scholar, Carotid Stenting and Advanced Carotid Artery Interventions

  • Professional Experience

    Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Regional Medical Director, Tenet Healthcare, Coastal Region, Tenet Florida Heart and Vascular Network, Delray Beach, FL 2016 – Present

    Professor of Surgery,Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 2016-Present

    Medical Director, Heart and Vascular Institute, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA

    Chair, Department of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Heart and Vascular Institute, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA

    Associate Professor of Surgery, Georgia Regents University/University of Georgia School of Medicine, Athens, GA

    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Director of Clinical Research, Director of Aortic Center, Associate Program Director Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Consultant in Vascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN

  • Areas of Interest

    • Minimally Invasive Endovascular Therapy
    • Endovascular Robotic Surgery
    • Aortic and Peripheral Aneurysms
    • Carotid / Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) / Limb Salvage
    • Venous Disease
    • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
    • Renal / Mesenteric Disease
    • Dialysis Access
  • Professional Affiliations

    Member, Tenet Florida Heart & Vascular Network
    Member, American College of Surgeons
    Member, American Medical Association
    Member, American Venous Forum
    Founding Member, Georgia Vascular Surgery Society
    Member, International Society for Vascular Surgery
    Member, International Society for Endovascular Specialists
    Member, International Union of Angiology
    Member, Midwestern Vascular Surgery Society
    Member, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society
    Member, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
    Member, Society for Vascular Surgery
    Member, Southern Association for Vascular Surgery

  • Honors & Awards

    • Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctor
    • America’s Most Honored Professionals
    • U.S. News & World Report, Top Doc
    • Boca Raton Observer Top Doc
    • Atlanta Magazine, Top Doctor
    • Who’s Who in American Medicine
    • Distinguished Fellow, Society for Vascular Surgery
    • Editor – Annals of Vascular Surgery
  • Videos

     

    Meet The Doctor

     

     

    Jane Lubitz

     

    Q&A Peripheral Arterial Disease

     

    Q&A Aortic Aneurysm

     

    Q&A VenaSeal

     

    Q&A Limb Salvage

     

    Janet Check