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Pulsifer Medical Associates

2400 S. Clinton Ave Bldg H Suite 210
Rochester, NY 14618

Office Phone: 585-341-7299
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Practice Services Meet The Doctors Appointment Information
First Time Patients What to Bring to Your Appointment Billing
Prescription Refills Emergencies/Hospitalizations After Hour Care
Insurance URMC Teaches  

Practice News

In an effort to provide the highest quality of service, we now offer automated courtesy calls to remind you of upcoming appointments.

Practice Description

Welcome to Pulsifer Medical Associates. We are an Internal Medicine Practice providing medical care for adult patients over the age of 16. Our doctors are board certified in Internal Medicine and are faculty members of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Since we are part of the Center for Primary Care, we work closely with the region's top specialists at Highland Hospital and the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Pulsifer Medical Associates is one of the premier Internal Medicine practices in Rochester, New York.

The physicians of Pulsifer Medical Associates divide their time between private practice and teaching residents and students from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. The education of others enables our doctors to stay at the very leading edge of medicine.

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Practice Services

  • Routine physical exams and health screenings
  • Sick visits
  • Treatment and management of chronic diseases (such as diabetes and high blood pressure)
  • Same day appointments
  • Prescribing medication and refills
  • Immunizations and flu shots
  • We have a lab draw station and x-ray services conveniently located in our building

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Meet the Doctors

Doctor Names   Phone Number
T. Scott Campbell, M.D   585-341-7299
Gina Cuyler, M.D.   585-341-7299
David M. Dobryzynski, M.D.   585-341-7299
Geoffrey G. Morris, M.D., F.A.C.P.   585-341-7299
Ann R. Shamaskin, M.D., F.A.C.P.   585-341-7299
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Susan Guffey, M.S., R.N., F.N.P.   585-341-7299

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Appointment Information

We see patients by appointment only. You can schedule an appointment by calling during office hours.

We understand that you can't plan when you'll get sick, so we try to keep our appointment times flexible to meet your needs. We will try to schedule a sick appointment on the same day that you call.

Your cooperation in arriving on time for your appointment helps us stay on schedule. We strive to provide each patient with the highest quality care. In the event that our schedule is delayed, please rest assured that you will also get personalized attention during your appointment.

If you must cancel your appointment for any reason, please call at least 24 hours in advance. That will allow us to offer the appointment to another patient.

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First time patients

  • Please arrive 15 minutes early from your scheduled appointment to allow for registration and paperwork.
  • To save time, fill out our new patient registration form and bring it with you.
  • Before your first appointment, call your previous doctor's office and have your records forwarded to our office.
  • If your insurance company requires you to notify them when you change doctors, please call them with the name of your new primary care doctor.
  • New Patient Forms

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What to Bring to Your Appointment

  • Your medical and drug insurance cards.
  • A list of your current medications (with dosages), including any over-the-counter medications or supplements you have taken in the past six months.
  • Check to see which prescription refills you may need so we can provide them for you at the time of your visit.

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Prescription Refills

Please allow 24 hours for all prescription refills.

Call your pharmacy and ask them to transmit the refill request to us electronically or to fax the refill request to us at 585-341-4262. The pharmacy will provide us with all the information needed to refill your prescription.

Prescriptions for controlled substances that require a New York State special prescription cannot be renewed over the phone and must be picked up at our office. Please make sure you always have enough medication for nights, weekends, and holidays.

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Emergencies/Hospitalizations

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room and have the hospital notify our office or the physician on call.

Most insurance plans require prior approval of all emergency room visits. Please call our office before obtaining these services. If you require hospitalization, our doctors admit patients to Strong Memorial Hospital. and Highland Hospital.

Our practice has partnered with the Hospitalist Service at both Strong Memorial and Highland Hospital.

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After Hour Care

Pulsifer Medical Associates provides 24-hour telephone coverage for emergencies and urgent problems. If you have an emergency/urgent problem after regular office hours, please call the office at 585-341-7299. The answering service will ask for information about your medical problem, will take your phone number, and have the doctor call you back.

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Billing

Co-payments should be made at the time of your visit. You can pay with cash, personal check or credit card and you now have the ability to pay your hospital or physician bill online at Online Bill Pay.

You will be billed for any services not covered by your insurance company.

If you have questions regarding your bill, please call the number listed on the bill and the staff will be happy to answer your questions.

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Insurance

We accept most types of insurance including Excellus Blue Cross-Blue Shield, Preferred Care, Aetna, Medicare, Medicaid as well as others.

Please notify our office if your insurance coverage changes. Bring your insurance card with you to your appointment; we will need the new information printed on your insurance card.

We are committed to providing excellent health care for everyone. Financial hardships should never stop you from getting the medical care you need. The Charity Care Program helps those who are unable to pay medical bills. If you feel you need help, please call the Charity Care customer service staff at 585-758-7650 or out of area toll free 1-888-925-4301.

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URMC Teaches

The physicians at Pulsifer Medical Associates are board certified in Internal Medicine. As faculty members of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, our physicians participate in the teaching of medical students and residents, and continue their own learning by participation in hospital teaching conferences, meetings and other educational activities.

As part of our doctors' teaching responsibilities, medical students and residents may occasionally be present in the office seeing patients. They are directly supervised by your doctor.

If you prefer not to have a student or resident involved in your appointment, please let us know and we will be happy to accommodate you.

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Office Information

Office Numbers:
Phone: 585-341-7299
Fax: 585-341-4262

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

After Hours:
If you need medical care after office hours or on the weekends, please call the answering service at 585-341-7299. They will ask for information about your medical problem, take your phone number, and have a doctor call return your call.

We are handicap accessible and have free parking

 

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