Joseph Ricotta, MD, MS, DFSVS, FACS

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Joseph Ricotta, MD, MS, DFSVS, FACS

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

PHONE: 561-303-0013

 | FAX: 561-499-3199

PHONE: 561-303-0013

FAX:561-499-3199

Practicing since : 2000
Specialty : Endovascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : Delray Medical Center, Florida Medical Center, St. Mary's Medical Center, Good Samaritan Medical Center
Language(s) : English, Italian

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 – Endovascular Surgery
University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy, Perugia, Italy – Mayo Foundation Scholar, Carotid Stenting and Advanced Carotid Artery Interventions

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Regional Medical Director, Tenet Florida Physician Services, 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

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
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • TransCarotid Artery Revascularization

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Professor of Surgery, Florida Atlantic University

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

Honors and Awards

  • Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctor
  • U.S. News & World Report, Top Doc
  • Boca Raton Observer Top Doc
  • America’s Most Honored Professionals
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in America/li>
  • Who’s Who in American Medicine
  • Atlanta Magazine, Top Doctor
  • Top Surgeon in America, Consumers Research Council of America
  • America’s Best Doctors
  • Distinguished Fellow, Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Editor – Annals of Vascular Surgery

Tenet Florida Cardiovascular Care

Address
4205 West Atlantic Ave.
Bldg. B, Suite 201
Delray Beach, FL 33445
Phone

561-303-0013

Location Details

If you believe you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Gender-specific 30-day outcomes after carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting in the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Registry.

By: Jim J, Dillavou ED, Upchurch GR Jr, Osborne NH, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, White RA, Ricotta JJ|Date: December 01, 2016|Source: Journal of Vascular Surgery Vol 59, Issue 3 pg 742-748, March 2014

Intravascular Robotics: Ready for Prime Time

By: Ricotta JJ|Date: December 01, 2016|Source: Journal of Endovascular Therapy pg 77-80, August 2015

Contemporary results of carotid endarterectomy in “normal-risk” patients from the Society of Vascular Surgery Vascular Registry

By: Brothers TE, Ricotta JJ 2nd, Gillespie DL, Geraghty PJ, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, Ricotta JJ, White RA|Date: December 01, 2016|Source: Journal of Vascular Surgery Vol 62 Issue 4 pg 923-928, Oct 2015

Endovascular vs open repair of renal artery aneurysms: outcomes of repair and long-term renal function.

By: Tsilimparis N, Reeves JG, Dayama A, Perez SD, Debus ES, Ricotta JJ|Date: December 01, 2016|Source: Journal of the America College of Surgeons Vol 217 Issue 2. pg 263-269, August 2013

Intravascular ultrasound evaluation of JETSTREAM atherectomy removal of superficial calcium in peripheral arteries

By: Maehara A, Mintz GS, Shimshak TM, Ricotta JJ 2nd, Ramaiah V, Foster MT 3rd, Davis TP, Gray WA|Date: December 01, 2016|Source: EuroIntervention Vol 11 Number 1 pg 96-103, May 2015

Doctor at Delray Medical Center Pioneers New Vascular Procedure in South Florida

By: Tori Simkovic | Date: September 14, 2018 | Source: WPBF 25 News

Delray Beach doctor performs the first TCAR on the East Coast of Florida

By: Judy Gramm | Date: August 3, 2018 | Source: South Florida Hospital News & Healthcare Report

Delray Medical Center Becomes First Hospital in South Florida to Offer TCAR Procedure for Carotid Artery Disease

By: Judy Gramm | Date: August 1, 2018 | Source: South Florida Hospital News & Healthcare Report

Delray Beach doctor saves child during mid-air seizure

By: Brian Feldman | Date: April 26, 2018 | Source: Sun-Sentinel

Dr. Ricotta | Jane Lubitz Testimonial
Dr. Ricotta | PAD and Venous Insufficiency
Dr. Ricotta | Janet Check Testimonial
Dr. Ricotta | Q & A Limb Salvage
Dr. Ricotta | Q & A VenaSeal
Dr. Ricotta | Q & A Aortic Aneurysm
Dr. Ricotta | Q&A Peripheral Arterial Disease
Dr. Ricotta | Meet the Doctor