Dr. Ralph Ferenchak, MD

Dr. Ralph Ferenchak, MD

General Medical Practice  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Ralph Ferenchak, MD is a general medical practice specialist in La Fayette, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1971 and specializes in general medical practice, geriatric medicine, and more.Read his story

5695 Bull Hill Rd

La Fayette, NY 13084

Contact Information

(315) 396-8185

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Dr. Ferenchak's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Postoperative Pain
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis of the Spine
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Burn Injuries
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Depressive Disorders
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Foot Conditions
Ganglion Cyst
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hand Conditions
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Herniated Disc
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Lung Cancer
Mole Removal
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Open Wound
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pain Disorder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Physical Examination
Plantar Fasciitis
Pleural Effusion
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rib Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Hypertension
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Skin Biopsy
Skin Diseases
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stomach Diseases
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Wart Removal
Wellness Examination
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe it is necessary to understand and care for the entire person and this can be best achieved by listening to the patient at length and examining carefully taking all the time necessary and only then applying existing standards of care to t...


  • General Medical Practice
  • Addiction Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Geriatric Medicine


  • 2014
  • 2014
  • 2014
  • 2011
    Interventional Pain Management Fellowship, Upstate Pain Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1976
    Upstate Med Ctr (Suny-Upstate)
    Residency Hospital
  • 1972
    Dartmouth Coll/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Mc
    Internship Hospital
  • 1971
    Surgical Research Fellowship, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1971
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School
  • 1966
    Bucknell Univ
    Undergraduate School

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Dr Ferenchak is the definition of Professionalism. He is kind, listened to me while I explained how I was feeling, he quickly diagnosed me with hypertension and was able to start me on medication. I am so thankful to have found such an upstanding doctor in today's world of quick appointments and...Read More
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I saw Dr.ferenchak at a urgent care , i recently had cellulitis, want to have my lower leg looked at for what i hoped was going to be positive feed back on its healing process, however the doc told me a differnt story, i now had abcesses and a new acute infection to go with it, the doc stressed...Read More
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Dr. Ferenchak was through in his examination. He explained clearly the diagnosis and treatment. He took the time to answers all my questions. One of best points I can make is he takes his time to listen and answer my questions. I was able to see Dr. Ferenchak the day after I spoke to him personally...Read More
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I think he has dementia, he is rude, and uncaring. He is constantly forgetting things, and is pushy.
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Dr. Ferenchak is one of a kind. Are you used to being rushed out of the office after a 5 minute meeting with the Dr, after waiting for an hour in the waiting room? That's the opposite of Dr. Ferenchak. He routinely spends at least an hour going over all my questions and concerns. He has been the...Read More
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