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About Dr. Joel Shamaskin
Dr. Joel Shamaskin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Penfield, NY. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Shamaskin is affiliated with Highland Hospital of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital University Of Rochester and Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Shamaskin has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Joel Shamaskin has the following 1 specialty
- 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.
Dr. Joel Shamaskin has the following 1 expertise
- Palliative Care
Dr. Joel Shamaskin has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Joel Shamaskin is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Shamaskin has proven over the past 10 years his compassion for his patients concerns and needs. He goes the extra mile, such as, making a house call, getting back to the patient the day the patient calls. Listens intently to the patients concerns and acts on them appropriately. Explains test results so the patient can understand. Dr. Shamaskin is an wonderful person who cares about his patients. The office staff follow by example and makes the whole experience of going to the doctor a pleasant one.
Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Shamaskin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Highland Hospital of Rochester
Strong Memorial Hospital University Of Rochester
Strong Memorial Hospital
33 Years Experience
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980
Strong Memorial Hospital
Dr. Joel Shamaskin accepts the following insurance providers.
Capital District Physicians Health Plan
- CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
- CDPHP PPO
- Empire Blue Priority EPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsUniversity of Rochester Medical Penfield Family Medicine, 2212 Penfield Rd, Penfield, NY
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