Judith F. Baumhauer, M.D., M.P.H.

Judith F. Baumhauer, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Clinton Crossings
4901 Lac De Ville Blvd, Bldg D
Rochester, NY 14618

Platinum Office Complex
2064 Fairport Nine Mile Point Rd.
Penfield, NY 14526

Appointment: (585) 275-5321

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Baumhauer sees patients of all ages and lifestyles. Her treatment goals are to decrease pain and improve function through surgical and non-surgical options for her patients. Her clinical practice includes arthritis, painful flatfoot, foot reconstruction, diabetic foot and ankle problems, and ankle replacement.

Dr. Baumhauer earned her medical degree at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and then completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Medical Center Hospital there. She also completed a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Baumhauer directs the URMC Orthopaedics Foot and Ankle Institute, a joint venture in clinical care and research with the Ithaca College Department of Physical Therapy. She is an author on many medical articles on topics such as the diabetic foot and foot and ankle biomechanics. In 2008, Dr. Baumhauer was elected the first woman president of the Eastern Orthopaedic Association. She is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, the Associate Chair of Academic Affairs for URMC's Department of Orthopaedics, and a Professor of Orthopaedics.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Distinguished Academic Achievement Award | University of Vemont College of Medicine | Burlington, VT 2014
Roger Mann, MD Award for Outstanding Clinical Study | American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 2014
The 26 Top Foot and Ankle Surgeons in North America | Orthopaedics This Week 2013
ATHENA Award | Rochester Business Alliance's Women's Council | Rochester, NY 2012
Honoree | ATHENA International Leadership Summit 2012
The Dr. Marvin J. Hoffman Faculty Mentoring Award | The University of Rocheswter School of Medicine and Dentistry | Rochester, NY 2011
Achievement Award | American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2010
Best Doctors in America for Foot and Ankle Surgery 2009 - Present
Distinguished Alumnus Award | Springfield College 2008
Roger Mann, MD Award for Outstanding Clinical Paper | American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 2006
J. Leonard Goldner M.D. Award for Outstanding Basic Science Paper | American Foot and Ankle Society 2004
Leadership Fellows Program | American Aademy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2004 - 2005
Lieutenan Colonel, United States Air Force Reserves 1997 - 2004
Raymond K. Kuhlman MD Resident Research Award | University of Vermont 1994
Distinguished Young Alumnus Award | Springfield College 1993
Alumni Award for Surgical Excellence | University of Vermont 1989
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society | University of Vermont 1988 - Present

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary


Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


MPH | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry2009
MD | University of Vermont College of Medicine1989
MA | Arts & Sciences | Middlebury College1985
BS | Arts & Sciences | Springfield College1983

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at Medical College of Wisconsin08/01/1994 - 07/31/95
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Medical Center Hospital of Vermont07/01/1990 - 06/30/94
Internship in Orthopaedic Surgery at Medical Center Hospital of Vermont07/15/1989 - 6/30/1990
Fellowship at University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry5/16/2009