Saratoga Hospital recently welcomed Richard Falivena, DO, MPH, Vice President, Chief Medical and Physician Integration Officer, to Saratoga Hospital and our community.
Prior to joining Saratoga Hospital, Falivena worked at Cape Regional Medical Center in Cape May Court House, New Jersey, where he served as Vice President of Medical Affairs and President of Cape Regional Physicians Associates. His medical career includes 15 years as a general surgeon on Long Island. For the last five of those years, Dr. Falivena served as Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Massapequa General Hospital. He also has served as Chief Medical Officer of Brunswick Medical Center in Amityville, New York.
Dr. Falivena has a bachelor’s degree from Alfred University in New York, a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Iowa, and a Master of Public Health in Healthcare Administration from the Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University in New York. He is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons.