Gerald R. Holzwasser, M.D.

Gerald R. Holzwasser, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-5550
Fax: (585) 273-1033

Professional Bio

Graduate of New York medical school in 1956. Internship at Rochester General H ospital 1956-1957 followed by Residency in radiology from 1957-1960. Fellowship at Strong Memorial Hospital 1960-61 in radiation therapy. Passed radiology boards in 1961 and joined radiology staff at RGH until 1966. Spent 2 years In the US Navy at St. Albans Hospital in Long island. Returned to RGH until 1968 and then went to Genessee Hospital . In 1978, became chief of radiology at Oswego and Fulton Hospitals. In 1988, joined the staff at Strong Memorial as assistant clinical professor and promoted to associate professor. Specializes in Chest Radiography.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Shu-Ren Lin Award for Excellence in Radiology Teaching | Imaging sciences, URMC 2010 - 2011
Shu-Ren Lin Award for Excellence in Radiology Teaching | Imaging sciences URMC 2000 - 2001
Shu-Ren Lin Award for Excellence in Radiology Teaching | Imaging Sciences, URMC 1996 - 1997
Emergency Medicine Resident Teaching Award | Dept. of Emergency medicine, URMC 1994 - 1995
NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship in Radiation Therapy | Radiation Oncology, URMC 1960 - 1961

Recent Journal Articles

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1998 Aug
Fultz PJ, Melville D, Ekanej A, Holzwasser G, Voci S, Wandtke JC, Risher W, Stewart S. "Nontraumatic rupture of the thoracic aorta: chest radiographic features of an often unrecognized condition." AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 1998 Aug; 171(2):351-7.
1975 Mar
Porte JJ, Holzwasser GR. "Device for lower extremity phlebography." Radiology. 1975 Mar; 114(3):738.
1974
GutiƩrrez JG, Chey WY, Shah A, Holzwasser G. "Use of secretin in hypotonic duodenography." Radiology. 1974 113(3):563-6.
1965
Holzwasser GR; Clarke PG. "Function of mercury-203 brain scanning in a general hospital". NYS J Med. 1965; 1(65): 446-50.
1964 Sep
BODON GR, HOLZWASSER GR. "THE LOCALIZATION OF RIGHT SUBPHRENIC ABSCESS WITH LIVER SCAN." Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics. 1964 Sep; 119:601-2.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology

Education

MD | Medicine | New York Medical College1956
BA | Pre-Medical | Columbia College1952
Therapeutic Radiology Fellowship | Strong Memorial HospitalAttended 1960 - 1961
Diagnostic Radiology Resident | Rochester General HospitalAttended 1957 - 1960
Intern - Rotating | Rochester General HospitalAttended 1956 - 1957

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Radiation Therapy at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1960 - 06/30/1961
Residency in Radiology at Rochester General Hospital07/01/1957 - 06/30/1960
Internship in Radiology at Rochester General Hospital07/01/1956 - 06/30/1957