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John J. Faria, M.D.

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Appointment: (585) 758-5700

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Dr. Faria is an assistant professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. He treats ear, nose, and throat problems in children of all ages. He has special interests in managing persistent sleep apnea after tonsillectomy, congenital hearing loss, and vascular anomalies.

He earned his medical degree at the University at Buffalo. He also completed his otolaryngology residency at the University of Buffalo, where he was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology.



  • Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology, Head And Neck Surgery - American Board of Otolaryngology


MD | University at Buffalo

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2015 - 06/30/2016
Fellowship in Otolaryngology, Pediatric Otolaryngology at Froedtert Hospital/Medical College of Wisconsin

07/01/2011 - 06/30/2015
Residency in Otolaryngology at University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

07/01/2010 - 06/30/2011
Internship in Otolaryngology at University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

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Gold Humanism Honor Society

2006 - 2008
Dean's Letter of Commendation, University of Buffalo, School of Medicine

Magna cum laude, Bachelor of Science
Sponsor: Cornell University

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Journal Articles

Hancock S, Allen P, Dixon A, Faria J, Vandjelovic N, McKenna Benoit M. "Adenoidectomy may decrease the need for a third set of tympanostomy tubes in children." International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology.. 2022 Apr 11; 157:111130. Epub 2022 Apr 11.

Nimmagadda SV, Man LX, McKenna MK, Faria JJ, Schmale IL. "Actinomyces Acute Rhinosinusitis Complicated by Subperiosteal Abscess in an Immunocompromised 12-Year-Old: Case Report and Literature Review." Case reports in otolaryngology.. 2022 2022:7058653. Epub 2022 Apr 11.

Luitje M, Vandjelovic N, McKenna Benoit M, Faria J. "Sublabial Approach for Repair of Congenital Nasal Pyriform Aperture Stenosis: How I Do It." The Laryngoscope.. 2021 Mar 5; Epub 2021 Mar 05.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Rigid Bronchoscopy and Surgical Airway Procedures, Foreign Body Aspiration, and Gastric Content Aspiration Management
Book Title: Pediatric Anesthesia Procedures
Author List: Audra Webber and John Faria
Published By: Oxford University Press 2020

Chapter Title: Acute Mastoiditis
Book Title: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics
Author List: John J Faria, Robert H Chun, Joseph E Kerschner
Published By: Elsevier 2019