Peter L. Faries MD
Peter Faries after earning his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Dr. Faries completed a residency in general surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. He completed a fellowship in vascular surgery at the Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He initiated his professional practice at Mount Sinai in 2000. Since joining Mount Sinai, Dr. Faries has engaged in several clinical trials and research projects. In addition, he participated in a National Institutes of Health Clinical Research Training Program from 2002 to 2004.
Dr. Faries has helped advance the practice of minimally invasive vascular surgery, particularly the use of percutaneous techniques that can effectively improve arterial blood flow without the need for more invasive, traditional open surgery. His practice focuses on percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for the treatment of carotid artery stenosis, renovascular hypertension, and lower extremity ischemia, as well as endovascular treatments for thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms.