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Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD

General Surgery*
4.4 (10)
Map Pin Small Rochester, NY
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD

Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Rochester, NY. They specialize in General Surgery, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and is affiliated with Highland Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Skinner an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Skinner works at Practice in Rochester, NY with other offices in New York, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Skinner's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Strong Memorial Hospital Psych
    601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 487-1700
  2. 2
    Office
    530 1st Ave Ste Hcc, New York, NY 10016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 263-5192
  3. 3
    Office
    125 Red Creek Dr Ste 211, Rochester, NY 14623 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 487-1700

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  • Highland Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital

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    4.4
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    About Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1548261530
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Skinner is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Skinner accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Skinner has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Skinner. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Skinner.

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