James A. Fausto M.D.

James A. Fausto M.D.


  • English


  • Family Medicine - Primary Care
  • Palliative Care


Dr. Fausto is the associate chief for the Palliative Care Service at University of Washington Medical Center and a UW assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine.

Patient Care Philosophy

As a consulting physician I strive to help patients, their loved ones and their medical providers navigate care plans that align with a patient's values and goals in the midst of an ever-advancing environment of medically complex care.

Clinical Interests

Hospice and palliative medicine; family medicine; medical education.

Research Interests

Palliative medicine; health systems management.


Institution Credential Year
Montefiore Medical Center Residency
Montefiore Medical Center Fellowship
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School Medical education 2006
Montefiore Medical Center Internship

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Family Medicine Family Medicine 2009
American Board of Family Medicine Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2010