Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD

Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD

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Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

601 ELMWOOD AVE 670

Rochester, NY 14642

Contact Information

(585) 276-4299

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Girgis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girgis treats Herniated Disc more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Girgis treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girgis treats Spondylosis more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Girgis treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girgis treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Girgis treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Girgis' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2006
    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2002
    New York Community Hospital of Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Girgis' Reviews

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4.0

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5 Stars
72%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
4%
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2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(5)

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I just had back surgery a couple hours ago and woke up with my sciatic pain gone!!!!! Dr. Gorgis is an angry. Very straight to the point, professional, and receptive to your needs. Thanks Doc!
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I had a problem with my back. For several months no one could find the problem. I saw Dr. Girgis in Canandaigua, had an MRI and in a very short time he performed surgery after finding the problem and the pain was gone immediately. Can't say enough good about him.
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Dr. Girgis saved my life and I am only able to walk because I was lucky to have had him on call the night of a motor vehicle accident when my neck was broke. He is the most caring Dr. that anyone could put their trust into operating on them. He is far the best neurosurgeon in the Rochester area!
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I had an appointment for 11:00 am which I arrived about 20 minutes early. At 11:35, I asked his secretary what the holdup was. She stated that the doctor was running behind and that she would get me in a room as soon as one was available. At 12:00 pm, I left without getting into a back room or...Read More
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awesome care , love him and Kathy ,
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Cigna PPO
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GHI PPO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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