Colby A. H. Previte, M.D.

Colby A. H. Previte, M.D.

Contact Information

Highland Hospital Perinatal Center
1000 South Avenue
Box 116
Rochester, NY 14620

Highland Women's Health at Culver
Community OBGYN
909 Culver Road
Rochester, NY 14609

Highland Women's Health at South Avenue
990 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

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Professional Bio

Dr. Colby Previte is an assistant professor in the UR Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is a board certified Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She is a magna cum laude graduate of Williams College with a bachelor's degree in Biology. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She completed her Residency at the University of Rochester in Obstetrics and Gynecology.



As a general gynecologist, she enjoys seeing women of all ages for gynecologic care, both in the ambulatory setting as well as inpatient, including gynecologic surgery. As a member of the Highland Hospital obstetrics faculty, she cares for obstetric patients both in their prenatal ambulatory care and their inpatient labor and postpartum care.

She is the Director of Highland Women's Health at Culver. Her roles include supervision of resident curriculum and learning, creation of standard procedures for resident continuity clinic, and the creation of standard procedures for management of patient medical issues.

She is the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (URSMD) OB/GYN Third Year Clerkship Director. She is the OB/GYN Clerkship Site Coordinator at Highland Hospital for URSMD third-year students and Rochester Institute of Technology Physician Assistant clinical students. She has been recognized with Commendations for Excellence in Third Year Teaching, Strong Stars (awarded by grateful patients), and Outstanding Contributions to Strong Beginnings.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Commendation for Excellence in Third Year Teaching | School of Medicine and Dentistry, Class of 2015 | University of Rochester 2014
Commendation for Excellence in Third Year Teaching | School of Medicine and Dentistry, Class of 2012 | University of Rochester 2011
Strong Star, acknowledgement of "rising above the ordinary through personal efforts," awarded by a grateful patient | Office of Strong Commitment | University of Rochester Medical Center 2010
Outstanding Contributions to Strong Beginnings, honoring an employee who demonstrates outstanding commitment to OB/GYN Service 2009
Strong Star, acknowledgement of "rising above the ordinary through personal efforts," awarded by a grateful patient | Office of Strong Commitment | University of Rochester Medical Center 2009
Ward L. Ekas Award, to a member of the house staff who has demonstrated characteristics of leadership among his/her peers | University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of OB/GYN 2008
Administrative Chief Recognition for service as an Administrative Chief Resident of the Department of OB/GYN 2008
Student Leadership Award | University of Massachusetts Medical School 2002
Sears Directors' Cup Postgraduate Scholarship | Williams College 1999
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Science Education Fund | Williams College 1997 - 1999

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Massachusetts Medical School2004
BA | Biology | Williams College1999

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2005 - 07/04/2008
Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2004 - 06/30/2005