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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gary Bessette is Excellent. Dr. Bessette has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gary Bessette, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Bessette graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Rochester, NY
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Bessette has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Unity Hospital 
  • ViaHealth - Rochester General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Gary Charles Bessette MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Gary C. Bessette practice?
Dr. Gary Bessette has 3 office locations.
Dr. Gary Bessette practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Rochester, NY.
See Rochester Orthopedic Surgeons.