Dr. Adolph Flemister, MD

Dr. Adolph Flemister, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Adolph Flemister, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.

601 ELMWOOD AVE Box 665

Rochester, NY 14642

Contact Information

(585) 275-5321

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Flemister performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Flemister's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Hospital SUNY Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Florida Orthopaedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flemister has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flemister's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flemister to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Flemister's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have RA,my rheumatologist refers me to flemister, he was very rude, cold, and actually threw his hands up pushed his chair back and basically didn't want to deal with me! I hope I caught him on a bad day or something but that doesn't excuse his actions that was my first and last appointment with...more
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I was refer to Dr. Flemister in 2005 for a very severe and painful flat foot ( severely pronated right foot condition ) Dr. Flemister prescribed that I undergo and foot reconstruction and repair of my (rt) foot wherein also he would form an arch on the bottom of my foot which would help in the...more
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