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David M. Siegel, M.D., M.P.H.

Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Fibromyalgia Syndrome; Hypermobility Syndrome; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis; Patello-Femoral Pain Syndrome; Raynaud's Phenomenon; Rheumatology; Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-4733

Office: (585) 275-4733

Fax: (585) 271-7512

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Prevention of High Risk Sexual Behavior in Adolescents Fibromyalgia Syndrome in Adolescents

Research

Dr. Siegel's research interests are high risk sexual behavior prevention intervention and descriptive and natural history studies of pediatric rheumatologic diseases, particularly juvenile arthritis and fibromyalgia syndrome.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Rheumatology - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

1975
AB | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Zoology

1979
MD | University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Medicine

1988
MPH | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Community Health

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1979 - 06/30/1980
Internship in at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1980 - 06/30/1983
Residency in at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1983 - 06/30/1985
Fellowship in Pediatrics: Pediatric Rheumatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2012
Top Doctor
Sponsor: US News and World Report

2008
Ruth Lawrence Academic Faculty Service Award in Community Service
Sponsor: Golisano Children's Hospital at Strong
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center

2008
"Strong Star" Certificate of Appreciation for Providing Exceptional Service
Sponsor: Strong Memorial Hospital
Location: Rochester, NY

2007 - 2008
Best Doctors in America - Pediatric Rheumatology; Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine

2006
Outstanding Medical Professional Award, Upstate New York Chapter, Arthritis Foundation, Rochester, NY.

2005
Ruth A. Lawrence Academic Faculty Service Award, Golisano Children's Hospital at Strong, University of Rochester Medical Center.

2003 - 2006
Elected as a Senator to the Faculty Senate, University of Rochester, 3-year term

2003 - 2004
Best Doctors in America - Pediatric Rheumatology

2003
Hemophilia Pediatric Specialist, (1986-2001) Distinguished Service Award, Mary M. Gooley Hemophilia Center, Rochester, NY, June 20, 2003.

2001 - 2002
Selected to be a Facilitator ("Coach") for Biracial Partnerships for Community Progress; a 12-month program designed to bring business and community leaders of different racial backgrounds together as friendship pairs. Mayor's Committee on Ethnicity and Diversity, Rochester, NY.

1989
David Hochstein Music School Merit Scholarship Competition, Honorable Mention-Classical Guitar.

1988
David Hochstein Music School Chamber Group Performance Scholarship

1984
Rochester Society of Internal Medicine Prize Award for paper submitted. "The High Cost of Medical technology: Getting at the Heart of the Matter.

1983 - 1985
Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Bureau of Community Health Services, Division of Maternal and Child Health, University of Rochester, Study of General Pediatrics

1976
Public health Summer Externship (included research project on well child care utilization), Durham County, North Carolina

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Publications

Journal Articles

2/2011
Garfunkel LC, Pisani AR, leRoux P, Siegel DM. "Educating residents in behavioral health care and collaboration: comparison of conventional and integrated training models." Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2011 Feb 0; 86(2):174-9.

2/2011
Pisani AR, leRoux P, Siegel DM. "Educating residents in behavioral health care and collaboration: integrated clinical training of pediatric residents and psychology fellows." Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2011 Feb 0; 86(2):166-73.

3/2009
Siegel DM. "Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: a pediatrician's observations." Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare.. 2009 Mar 0; 27(1):113-5.

Books & Chapters

2014
Chapter Title: Disorders of Somatic and Musculoskeletal Pain. Neinstein L, Katzman D, Callahan T, Gordon CM, Joffe A, Rickert VI.
Book Title: Neinstein's Adolescent Health: A Practical Guide
Author List: Marston BA, Siegel DM
Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins2014 in New York, NY

2011
Chapter Title: Fibromyalgia Syndrome in Adolescents. In: Fisher MM, Alderman EM, Kreipe RE, Rosenfeld WD, eds.
Book Title: American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Adolescent Health Care
Author List: Siegel DM
Published By: American Academy of Pediatrics2011 in Elk Grove Village, IL

2008
Chapter Title: Joint Pain. In: McInerny TK, Adam HM, Campbell D, Kamat DK, Kelleher KJ, eds.
Book Title: American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Pediatric care
Author List: Siegel DM, Baum J
Published By: American Academy of Pediatrics2008 in Elk Grove Village, IL

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