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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Mario Ficarola, MD

4.9 out of 5 (44 Ratings)
  • Internal Medicine
    (Board Certified)
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
17400 Irvine Blvd.
Suite F
Tustin, CA 92780

Primary Office

17400 Irvine Blvd.
Suite F
Tustin, CA 92780
Get Directions
(714) 838-5610
(714) 838-5931
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      State University of NY Downstate, NY - 1976
    • Internship
      VA Hospital- Long Beach, CA - 1977
    • Internship
      UNIVERSITY OF CALIF.- Irvine, CA - 1977
    • Residency
      New York University Hospital, NY - 1979
  • Biography



    As a board certified general internist I have been on staff at St. Joseph's Hospital for 29 years. My main areas of interest are geriatrics and preventative medicine. I strive for patient satisfaction and quality medical care by maintaining an "Old School" approach of spending more time with our patients, and not using physician extenders. I'd much rather look my patient in the eyes than engage my computer. My older patients often tell me how rare this is becoming, and greatly appreciate this..

  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance ID Numbers

    Aetna: *4114632
    Blue Cross: n/a
    Blue Shield: 00G383990
    CIGNA: n/a
    CIGNA Select: 797083010
    Health Net: n/a
    Health Net Senior: 5148023293
    SCAN: 864-97162
    United Healthcare: *0183470169

    *Provider ID is the same for both HMO and Medicare Advantage Plans

  • 4-Sep-2018
    He is always available when I had him. He is interested in me and my concerns.
    Very good -
    *Dr. Ficarola has been my doctor for 25 years. I have the greatest love and respect for him.
    4 Total Comments