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Nina B. Klionsky, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 784-2985

Administrative: (585) 273-1971

Fax: (585) 276-2851

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Imaging Sciences, Pediatrics


Professional Background

Dr. Nina Klionsky obtained her AB degree cum laude in Biology from Radcliffe College and her medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She completed a year of Family Practice residency at McKeesport General Hospital in McKeesport PA. She then specialized in Diagnostic Radiology, starting a residency at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh PA and transferring to finish at University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. She completed a fellowship in Pediatric Radiology at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. She holds a lifetime certification in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology and a CAQ in Pediatric Radiology.

A specialist in Pediatric Imaging, Dr. Klionsky works closely with fellow imagers and with pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists to optimize imaging diagnosis and treatment for all children, including those who have diagnostic questions, those with chronic diseases, and those who have trauma or acute illness.



  • Pediatric Radiology - American Board of Radiology


BA | Radcliffe College

MD | Univ Pittsburgh Sch Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1984 - 06/30/1985
Fellowship in Pediatric Radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984
Residency in Radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1981 - 06/30/1983
Residency in Radiology at Allegheny General Hospital

07/01/1980 - 06/30/1981
Internship in Family Practice at McKeesport Hospital

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Journal Articles

Alabsi, SY, Klionsky, NB; Phelps, DL. "Unexpected course of left leg percutaneous silastic catheters." Archives of Disease in Childhood. 2006; 91: 311-312.

Alabsi, SY; Klionsky, NB; Phelps, Dl. "A year's experience of saphenous vein catheter malposition: observational study". Archives of Disease in Childhood. 2005; .

Liptak GS, Gellerstedt ME, Klionsky N. "Isosorbide in the medical management of hydrocephalus in children with myelodysplasia." Developmental medicine and child neurology.. 1992 Feb 0; 34(2):150-4.