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Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.8 (28)
Map Pin Small Rochester, NY
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD

Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Rochester, NY. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 26 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Highland Hospital, F.F. Thompson Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Girgis, completed a residency at Strong Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Girgis an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Girgis works at University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY with other offices in Canandaigua, 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. Girgis' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Strong Memorial Hospital Psych
    601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 276-4299
  2. 2
    Ur Neurosurgery Canandaigua
    395 West St Ste 7, Canandaigua, NY 14424 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 225-5767
  3. 3
    Ur Medicine Labs- Highland Hospital
    1000 South Ave, Rochester, NY 14620 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 341-7500
  4. 4
    Ur Medicine Epilepsy Center
    2180 S Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14618 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 225-5767

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  • Highland Hospital
  • F.F. Thompson Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital

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    3.8
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    Based on 28 ratings
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    About Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1952592362
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Girgis is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    28 patients have reviewed Dr. Girgis. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Girgis.

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