Dr. Gregory Farino, MD

Dr. Gregory Farino, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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48 y/o
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Dr. Gregory Farino, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Sarasota, FL. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

Sarasota Orthopedic Associates

2750 Bahia Vista St Ste 100

Sarasota, FL 34239
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
high
more than 84% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
high
more than 83% of peers
Hand Conditions
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Farino "Sarasota Orthopedic Associates provides the highest level of professional orthopedic, physical therapy, and occupational therapy care since 1978 for adults and children. We offer same day appointments when needed in four locations: Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Venice, and Bradenton. SOA physician specialties include sports medicine, foot/ankle, spine, shoulder, knee, hip, hand/wrist/elbow, interventional pain management, and physical medicine/rehabilitation. We offer workers compensation and accept most insurances. Our commitment is to get our patients back on their feet, back to work, back in the game, and back to life."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Desales University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Penn State University Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Doctors Hospital of Sarasota

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Farino is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Farino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farino to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Farino's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Lakewood Ranch |
Saw Dr Farino for trigger thumb, one injection and I'm good as new. Did not hurt except a pinch for a few seconds. Don't let people scare you saying injections hurt. Dr Farino is compassionate, speaks in terms you understand, and spends needed time to explain your condition and treatment options....more
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in Sarasota, FL |
Dr. Farino's knowledge, expertise, technique and bedside manner are excellent. The entire team did a fantastic job of making me feel comfortable and I had a superior result after an injury requiring surgery, casts and OT. I HIGHLY recommend Dr. Farino and his team team!
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in Sarasota, FL |
I went to Dr. Farino for Carpal tunnel and he explained exactly what he would do and made me feel like I wasn't being pushed into surgery. I have suffered with this long enough and decided to go ahead with the surgery and even at the surgery center he again asked are you ready to do this and I said...more
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in Bradenton |
The BEST! Super knowledgeable and extremely high customer care. Dr. Farino takes the time to clearly explain things, answer questions and shows genuine concern for his patients. You can't find better!
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Farino accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
    NetworkBlue
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Farino has admitting privileges

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
5731 Bee Ridge Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233
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Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34239
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Lakewood Ranch Medical Center
8330 Lakewood Ranch Boulevard
Bradenton, FL 34202
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Manatee Memorial Hospital
206 2nd St E
Bradenton, FL 34208
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