James A. Fausto M.D.

James A. Fausto M.D.


  • English


  • Palliative care
  • Primary care - family medicine


James A. Fausto, M.D. 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.

Dr. Fausto's clinical interests include hospice and palliative medicine, family medicine and medical education.

Dr. Fausto strives 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.


Institution Credential Year
Montefiore Medical Center Residency 2009
Montefiore Medical Center Fellowship 2010
University of Washington School of Public Health Other Education 2018
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School Medical education 2006
Montefiore Medical Center Internship 2007

Board Certifications

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