Other Physicians practicing out of the Canandaigua Medical Group
Other Physicians that practice out of the Canandaigua Medical Group
Building and accept patients on a referral basis.
Pierre Girgis, MD 585-276-4299 - website
Michael Kallay, MD 473-2200 or 341-6774 - website
Darren Tabechian, MD 585-341-7900 - website
John Porter, MD 585-393-1949 - website
What is a medical specialist?
A medical specialist is a physician
who has completed the usual four years of medical school plus
three to six years of training in a residency program
where there is extensive study and preparation for them to care for
patients in specific areas of medicine. As a resident the physician
in a hospital or ambulatory care setting under the supervision of teachers.
During this time the resident cares for patients, attends conferences,
and participates in research in the area of specialty being studied. At
the end of the residency the physician must complete a comprehensive
and examination in order to receive certification. Some specialty boards
also require recertification every seven to ten years to maintain the
certification. In addition the physician must participate in
yearly continuing medical