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Plastic Surgery Specialist, Surgical Specialist
10 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Derek Bell is Excellent. Dr. Bell has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Education & Awards

Dr. Bell graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 14 awards.

Presidential Scholar
Appointed by the Chair of the Dept. of Surgery at Buffalo 2004 - 2009
Resident Grievance Committee Resident Representative
Committee focused on optimizing patient care and safety
National academic recognition 1998
National award chosen by medical students 2005
The Western NY Resident Representative for ACS
Personally chosen by the Dean of Medical Education
Nominated by medical students 2006
Pediatric Surgical Resident of the Year Award
Arthur P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award
Chosen by attending faculty 2005
National award chosen by medical students 2007
Patients' Choice Award (2015)


Dr. Bell has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Unity Hospital 
  • Highland Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Armenian
  • Arabic
  • Russian
  • Vietnamese
  • Albanian
  • Chinese
  • Creole
  • Japanese
  • Bengali

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Additional Information
Dr. Derek Edward Bell MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 10 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Derek E. Bell practice?
Dr. Derek Bell has 1 office location.
Dr. Derek Bell practices Plastic Surgery near Rochester, NY.
See Rochester Plastic Surgeons.