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Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male

Dr. Girgis

Dr. Pierre Girgis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(585) 276-4299

Dr. Girgis accepts the following insurance:

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GHI PPO
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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
Medicaid
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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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
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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 17 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Strong Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
2002
New York Community Hospital Of Brooklyn
Residency Hospital
1998
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
2006
2002
1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Girgis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Girgis

4.0

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
69.23076923076923%
(18)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
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2 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(1)
1 Star
19.23076923076923%
(5)

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Straight and to the point,much appreciated.
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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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