Salvatore A. Farruggio, MD, FACS – Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Dr. Farruggio is licensed in the states of New York and Connecticut. He is Board Certified in Plastic Surgery and is a fellow of The American College of Surgeons.

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Monsignor Farrell High School, Staten Island, NY (Diploma)
1979-1983 Villanova University, Villanova, PA \\ Degree: Bachelor of Science, Biology

HONORS/ACTIVITIES

• Cum Laude – Cumulative GPA 3.71
• 1979-1983 Dean’s List
• 1979-1983 Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society
• 1979-1983 Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
• 1979-1983 Intramural Sports
• 1981-1983 Student Resident Assistant

MEDICAL EDUCATION

1984-1988
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES/AWARDS

1984 Best Gross Anatomy Laboratory Dissection Award
1984-1986 Teaching Assistant in Biochemistry

POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION

July 1988-June 1993
General Surgery Residency
Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla, NY
July 1993-June 1995
Fellow, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Oklahoma
The University Hospital
Children’s Hospital of Oklahoma
Veteran’s Administration Hospital
Oklahoma City, OK

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

January 1997 to present
Attending Physician Plastic Surgery
Lawrence Hospital, Bronxville, NY
March 2000 to present
Attending Physician Plastic Surgery
White Plains Hospital, White Plains, NY

ORGANIZATIONS AND SOCIETIES

• American Medical Association
• American College of Surgeons
• New York Medical College Surgical Society
• American Society of Plastic Surgery

PRESS

The Westchester WAG Magazine, June 2010
Article on Breast Reduction

HONORS

Governor’s Commendation, August 1994