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Gary J. Noronha, M.D.

Primary Care

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 427-9950

Office: (585) 427-9950

Fax: (585) 424-2788

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Center for Community Health and Prevention - Center for Community Health and Prevention
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine , Primary Care Physicians (SMD) - Primary


Dr. Noronha is a past graduate of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; he subsequently completed a residency at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Noronha spent the next ten years working for Johns Hopkins in primary care, research, administration and teaching. He also served as Director of Research for Johns Hopkins Community Physicians, and Medical Director of a medical practice.

Dr. Noronha is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been named a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He has previously been recognized by the Delmarva Foundation for excellence in diabetes education, and by the Johns Hopkins Internal Medicine Residency program for his skills as a teacher of physicians in training. While he was medical director at his practice in Baltimore, Wyman Park was named "Best Health Care Provider " by the Baltimore City Paper in 2008. Dr. Noronha believes in the importance of good communication, and team based care to help patients meet their health goals.



  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


BS | Cornell University

MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2000 - 06/30/2002
Residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

06/25/1999 - 06/30/2000
Internship in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center


2017 - 2018
Lawrence A. Kohn Teaching Fellow

2011 - 2012
Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home certification: (Awarded while Medical Director)
Sponsor: National Committee for Quality Assurance
Location: Wyman Park Medical Center

Excellence Award for Diabetes Education
Sponsor: Delmarva Foundation

Johns Hopkins Leadership Development Program

Ambulatory Preceptor of the Year
Location: Johns Hopkins Internal Medicine Residency

Best Health Care Provider Award (Awarded to practice while Medical Director)
Sponsor: Baltimore City Paper
Location: Wyman Park Medicine Center

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Journal Articles

Boonyasai, RT; Carson, KA; Marstellar, JA; Dietz, KB; Noronha, GJ; Hsu, YJ; Flynn, SJ; Charleston, JM; Prokopowicz, GP; Miller, ER; Cooper, LA. "A bundled quality improvement program to standardize clinical blood pressure measurement in primary care." J Clin Hypertens. 2017; 00: 1-10.

Mader, EM; Fox, CH; Epling, JW; Noronha, GJ; Swanger, CM; Wisniewski, AM; Vitale, K; Norton, AL; Morley, CP. "Practice Facilitation and Academic Intervention Can Improve Cancer Screening Rates in Primary Care Safety Net Clinics". Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 2016; 29(5): 533-542.

Ephraim PL, Hill-Briggs F, Roter D, Bone L, Wolff J, Lewis-Boyer L, Levine D, Aboutamar H, Cooper LA, Fitzpatrick S, Gudzune K, Albert M, Monroe D, Simmons M, Hickman D, Purnell L, Fisher A, Matens R, Noronha G, et al. "Improving Urban African Americans' Blood Pressure Control through Multi-level Interventions in the Achieving Blood Pressure Control Together (ACT) Study: A Randomized Clinical Trial." Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2014; 38: 370-382.