Dr. Fariba Gharai, MD

Dr. Fariba Gharai, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Dr. Fariba Gharai, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from The Chicago Med School North Chicago Il in 1996 and specializes in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and more.

125 SW 11th St

Ocala, FL 34471

Contact Information

(352) 671-9920

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
more than 18% of peers
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
more than 16% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 16% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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  • The Chicago Med School North Chicago Il
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Fariba Gharai, MD
Dr Gharai was very sensitive to my anxiety in the healthcare setting. She took the time to review my imaging with a radiologist prior to my visit. She explained everything about my issue with me in a way that I could easily understand. She also looked for alternative options and consulted with...Read More
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