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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Humana
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • United Healthcare
  • Cigna

Doctors by Specialty

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Specialties

7 specialties

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

  • Pulmonary Disease

    A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.
    These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
    Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
    Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

Ratings & Comments

168 ratings with 52 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Rome Medical Group when asked is excellent. Rome Medical Group has been reviewed by 168 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Rome Medical Group as provided by patient reviews is 19 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Rome Medical Group is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Rome Memorial Hospital Rome, NY 13440
  • Faxton-St Luke's Hospital-St Luke's Campus Utica, NY 13502
  • St Elizabeth Medical Center Utica, NY 13501
  • Highland Hospital of Rochester Rochester, NY 14620
  • Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center Secaucus, NJ 07094
  • St John's Regional Medical Center Oxnard, CA 93030
  • Rome Memorial Hospital Rome, NY 13440
  • Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center Richmond, VA 23249
  • Madera Community Hospital Madera, CA 93637
  • East Texas Medical Center Athens Athens, TX 75751
  • East Texas Medical Center-Carthage Carthage, TX 75633
  • East Texas Medical Center-Crockett Crockett, TX 75835
  • East Texas Medical Center-Gilmer Gilmer, TX 75644
  • East Texas Medical Center-Jacksonville Jacksonville, TX 75766
  • East Texas Medical Center-Pittsburg Pittsburg, TX 75686
  • East Texas Medical Center Quitman Quitman, TX 75783
  • East Texas Medical Center Rehabilitation Hospital Tyler, TX 75701
  • East Texas Medical Center-Tyler Tyler, TX 75701
  • Gulf Coast Medical Center - Wharton Wharton, TX 77488
  • Henderson Memorial Hospital Henderson, TX 75652
  • Houston Northwest Medical Center Houston, TX 77090
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
  • State University Of New York Upstate Medical University
  • University Of Nigeria
  • Mcgill University
  • University Of Damascus
  • The School Of Medicine At Stony Brook University Medical Center
  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Ross University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Ottawa
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Rome Medical Group is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Rome, NY.

  • Hematology-Oncol Associates

    Group Practice

    Rome, NY

  • Mohawk Valley Women's Health

    Group Practice

    Rome, NY

  • Rome Medical Radiology

    Group Practice

    Rome, NY

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.