Dr. Morris Wortman, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology •  Male • Age 69
  
Dr. Wortman
Accepting new patients

Center/Menstrual Dsrdrs/Repro

2020 S Clinton Ave Rochester, NY 14618

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(585) 473-8770

Dr. Morris Wortman, MD is a Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialist in Rochester, NY and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wortman has more experience with Gynecologic Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Rochester medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with Highland Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wortman to book an appointment.


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Dr. Wortman accepts the following insurance:

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Wortman

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Wortman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Wortman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (585) 473-8770.

Gynecologic Care

Gyncologists diagnose and treat conditions that affect any part of the female reproductive system, such as vaginitis, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, or polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).Compare with other Gynecologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Ovarian Cysts
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wortman treats Ovarian Cysts more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Wortman treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Vaginosis Screening
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wortman performs Vaginosis Screening more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Wortman performs this procedure more than 92% of their peers

Perimenopause
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wortman treats Perimenopause more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Wortman treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. Wortman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometriosis
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysteroscopy Sterilization
  • LEEP - Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening

Dr. Wortman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wortman

4.8

Based on 140 ratings

5 Stars
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I had endometrial ablation in '14. By mid '16, I was in agony, monthly, for 2-4 days. The pain was so bad it would bring me to my knees. My GYN, in Ohio, wanted to give me a hysterectomy. This is something my mother strongly advised me against after her own experience. I started researching failed ablations & found Dr. Wortman. After speaking directly to him, I learned, (& understood!) about the procedure he employs & how it corrects failed ablations. It made sense to me. I told my doc I planned to go to NY for this procedure. She called another doc for his opinion because she “didn’t like” how this sounded. THEN, she tells me the doc she called would repeat the ablation! WHY would I want to do that again??? To say I was disappointed in my doc is an understatement. I felt like it was an attempt to keep the $ at their facility, regardless of the aftermath for ME. A trip to beautiful Rochester, NY, & 4-years later, no pain and NO HYSTERECTOMY! Dr. Wortman & staff, THANK YOU!!!!!!
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Patty McGill – Jul 17, 2020
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I think they are amazing I felt so comfortably it was my first time seeing them and everyone was wonderful thank u all so much
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Shawna White – May 05, 2020
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I struggled for years with extremely heavy periods and was told the only solution was a hysterectomy. Having friends who had hysterectomies only to trade their heavy periods in for other problems, caused me to avoid that route. Once I had my first consultation with Dr. Wortman, I've never left his practice. I have had two procedures in the past two years that have completely changed my life, with no hysterectomy needed (or even a hospital visit). Even for yearly exams, you will love the attention you'll receive. Being able to have a vaginal ultrasound with the doctor telling you exactly what is going on in the process, is invaluable. The best part of this practice is the amazing staff. The atmosphere is one of family; every member being kind, compassionate, and caring to each other and their patients. My only regret is not finding Dr. Wortman and this family sooner!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Peggy D. – Nov 24, 2019
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I highly recommend Dr. Morris Wortman, MD. Other than marrying my husband & having my children, choosing to have the endomyometrial resection & simultaneous removal of multiple fibroids & polyps, is the best decision I have made for myself. My gynecologist had recommended an ablation and D&C. The unaffordability of the procedure, led me to do research to find out if the cost of having an ablation out of state would be cheaper. That research led me to The Center for Menstrual Disorders. After reviewing the information on the CMDRC website, & talking with other women who have experienced ablation failures, I scheduled a consultation with Dr. Wortman. I value the time that Dr. Wortman spent with me & my husband during the consultation: explaining both the benefits & risk of the surgery & answering the questions we had. That time & interaction, helped me make an informed decision to have the surgery. Dr. Wortman (and his team) are professional, knowledgeable, competent & skilled.
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Apr 30, 2019
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Myself: heavy debilitating periods from age 12 (7-9 days, every 28-29 days, uncontrollable pain first 1-2 days, etc), strong forward personality. Experience: Dr. Wortman, Rebecca, Marcia and Katherine were amazing (everyone I interacted with). I was happy to be a candidate for his Endomyometrial Resection procedure vs "the hysterectomy" I was "now" (by age) a candidate for. Both my husband & I appreciated his directness, he would listen, but guide the conversation. Hoping for a pain-less future
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Renee in KS – Dec 22, 2018
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I am very satisfied with Dr. Wortman and his staff. I suffered for almost 3 years from increasingly frequent excruciating labor like pelvic pain after a failed ablation. My local Ob/Gyn offered me birth control or a hysterectomy. I opted for birth control which only helped initially. After I began to pass out from the pain, she performed an unsuccessful laparoscopic surgery. I finally traveled from Pensacola, FL to Rochester, NY for the RHS surgery. My quality of life is greatly improved.
What went well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Penscola , FL – Sep 26, 2018
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3 annual visits, never saw the doctor. Asked multiple times to get recommended additional screenings for breast cancer. RN/Amy's comment? "Screenings for what? STDs?" Um, no. Then, said I need to stay on the pill until my hubby gets vasectomy in Nov. Was refused by Amy. When asked what to do until then? Comment was "You're less fertile as you get older." Called today asked to speak with Dr. Response was Amy called and said I was being dropped as a patient. Disgusting. Filed complaint w BCBS
What went well
  • Office environment
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  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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IrishGirl in Rochester, NY – Aug 15, 2018
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Very friendly and professional staff. They have a welcoming environment. You are not just sitting in the office waiting they are also very punctual. They are very knowledgeable and informative.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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May 16, 2018
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Dr. Wortman is a very honest Dr and cares about his patients. I left the practice because I wanted a place closer to home. I have now returned to the practice and won't go anywhere else. Very professional and all the nurses are very professional and everyone treats you great. I highly recommend Dr Wortman and his staff!
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Kimberly in Clifton Springs – Aug 08, 2017
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I went to Dr. Wortman over 15 years ago after other doctors could not help me. At that time I was going through menopause and had medical issues. When I called his office for my first appointment, his staff was kind and understanding and gave me an appointment that very week. Dr. Wortman took the time discuss my health issues and explained every option available. He is a wise doctor and saved me for having a hysterectomy. I'm forever grateful that he is my doctor.
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Annette Polizzi in Rochester, NY – Feb 22, 2016
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I feel Dr. Wortman and his staff are just wonderful. From the moment I walked in the door I could see the professionalism and sense they truly care about their patient. From the very start Dr. Wortman set the right expectation. I knew how to prepare and what to expect before, during, and after the surgical procedure. Dr. Wortman and his staff are #1 in my book!
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Kimberly Palumbo in Rochester, NY – Feb 04, 2016
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Dr. Wortman and his entire staff were absolutely wonderful. They were kind, patient and so accommodating.
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Shana Lydon in Rochester, NY – Jan 27, 2016
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Dr. Wortman was really down to earth he was able to break all the medical term down so you're able to understand and he walked you through all the procedures
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Beverly Jones in Rochester, New York – Jan 21, 2016
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Since I've been under the care of Dr. Wortman, my quality of life has improved tremendously. When another doctor told me that my only option for relief from fibroids was a hysterectomy, Dr. Wortman was willing to explore other options. He not only resolved my problems, but made me feel as if I was cared about and completely informed about my condition and procedures. I would highly recommend Dr. Wortman to any woman with uterine fibroids or other menstrusl problems.
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Shawnna – Dec 31, 2015
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Dr. Wortman has given me my life back. He is a true professional who cares for his patients health and well being. I have signed on as a regular patient. Behind every great Doctor is an amazing staff. I have recommened Dr Wortman to my family and friend.
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Lynn M Vigerzi in Rochester, NY – Dec 20, 2015
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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a gynecologist who specializes in menstrual disorders and the care of women I strongly believe in educating our clients and offering the highest level...Read more

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Pediatric Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1980
Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
Residency Hospital
1977
Strong Memorial Hospital University of Rochester
Internship Hospital
1976
University Of Rochester
Medical School
1972
Brooklyn College
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Yiddish

Awards

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Locations

Center/Menstrual Dsrdrs/Repro

Morris Wortman MD2020 S Clinton Ave Rochester, NY 14618
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Highland Hospital

Rochester, NY

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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