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Richard Battafarano, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Richard Battafarano is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon who lives in Nottingham, Maryland and is affiliated with three hospitals including Johns Hopkins Hospital. He got his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and did an internship at Abington Memorial Hospital. Later on, Dr. Battafarano completed a residency at University of Minnesota and a fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Richard Battafarano is board certified in both surgery and thoracic surgery with over 20 years of experience.

  • Education & Training


    Drexel University College Of Medicine Graduated in 1988

    Medical School


    Abington Memorial Hospital



    University of Minnesota



    New York Presbyterian Hospital


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (410) 550-7900

    4940 Eastern Ave

    Baltimore, Maryland 21224

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    Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (410) 955-5000

    1800 Orleans St

    Baltimore, Maryland 21287

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    Sibley Memorial Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (202) 537-4000

    5255 Loughboro Rd NW

    Washington, District of Columbia 20016

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Richard Battafarano has contributed to 3 publications.

    Does neoadjuvant therapy for esophageal cancer increase postoperative morbidity or mortality?

    Mungo, B.,Molena, D.,Stem, M.,Yang, S. C.,Battafarano, R. J.,Brock, M. V.,Lidor, A. O.; Dis. Esophagus. 2014 Jul 26.

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    The Benefit of Chemotherapy in Esophageal Cancer Patients With Residual Disease After Trimodality Therapy.

    Kim, G. J.,Koshy, M.,Hanlon, A. L.,Horiba, M. N.,Edelman, M. J.,Burrows, W. M.,Battafarano, R. J.,Suntharalingam, M.; Am. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2014 Feb 04.

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    Anesthesia for tracheal reconstruction and transplantation.

    Roman, P. E., Battafarano, R. J., Grigore, A. M.; Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2013 Feb.

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