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Darren A. Tabechian, M.D.

Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology

Clinical Interests

Gout Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Rheumatology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 273-3213

Appointment: (585) 486-0901

Fax: (585) 340-5399

Office: (585) 275-3597

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Tabechian is an adult rheumatologist who directs the crystalline arthritis clinic. He is currenlty seeing patients in the Henrietta (Red Creek Dr) and Canandaigua offices. He enjoys teaching the full spectrum of trainees (medical students, residents, fellows and colleagues). His interest in rheumatology stems from both a fascination with the spectrum of autoimmune and rheumatic conditions and the enjoyment of providing continuity of care for patients with chronic illnesses.

Research

Dr Tabechian participates in clinical research in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and gout. He has expertise in ultrasound guided synovial biopsy and diagnostic ultrasonography.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

1990
BA | Colgate University
Biology

1994
MD | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

02/01/2001 - 02/28/2003
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Rheumatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1994 - 06/30/1995
Internship in Internal Medicine at Maine Medical Center

07/01/1995 - 06/30/1997
Residency in Internal Medicine at Maine Medical Center

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Publications

Journal Articles

2011
Kobie JJ, Zheng B, Bryk P, Barnes M, Ritchlin CT, Tabechian DA, Anandarajah AP, Looney RJ, Thiele RG, Anolik JH, Coca A, Wei C, Rosenberg AF, Feng C, Treanor JJ, Lee FE, Sanz I. "Decreased influenza-specific B cell responses in rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with anti-tumor necrosis factor." Arthritis research & therapy.. 2011 13(6):R209. Epub 2011 Dec 16.

2/2010
Kissin EY, Nishio J, Yang M, Backhaus M, Balint PV, Bruyn GA, Craig-Muller J, D'Agostino MA, Feoktistov A, Goyal J, Iagnocco A, Ike RW, Moller I, Naredo E, Pineda C, Schmidt WA, Swen N, Tabechian D, Wakefield RJ, Wells AF, Kaeley GS. "Self-directed learning of basic musculoskeletal ultrasound among rheumatologists in the United States." Arthritis care & research.. 2010 Feb 0; 62(2):155-60.

2008
Figueroa, J.J.; Tabechian. D.; Herrmann, D.N. "Severe long-standing dysimmune sensory neuronopathy responsive to etanercept". Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease. 2008; 9(4): 415-420.

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