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Ghinwa K. Dumyati, M.D.

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Interests

General Infectious Diseases

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 224-3075

Office: (585) 224-3087

Fax: (585) 442-7936

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Infectious Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

1981
BS | Lebanon - Non-Medical School
Biology

1985
MD | Lebanon-Sch Med Amer U Beirut
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1986 - 06/30/1988
Residency in Internal Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland

07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1989 - 06/30/1993
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Infectious Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2014
Platinum award for Team Excellence
Sponsor: Greater Rochester Quality Council
Location: Rochester, NY

2012
Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award
Sponsor: Nominated
Location: Rochester, NY

2007
Infection Prevention Week Award
Sponsor: APIC

1988
Effect of Different Disinfectants on Clostridium difficile Spores 1st place
Sponsor: American College of Physicians Associate Meeting
Location: Baltimore, MD

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Publications

Journal Articles

5/31/2017
Eure T, LaPlace LL, Melchreit R, Maloney M, Lynfield R, Whitten T, Warnke L, Dumyati G, Quinlan G, Concannon C, Thompson D, Stone ND, Thompson ND. "Measuring Antibiotic Appropriateness for Urinary Tract Infections in Nursing Home Residents." Infection control and hospital epidemiology.. 2017 May 31; :1-4. Epub 2017 May 31.

4/2017
Dumyati G, Stone ND, Nace DA, Crnich CJ, Jump RL. "Challenges and Strategies for Prevention of Multidrug-Resistant Organism Transmission in Nursing Homes." Current infectious disease reports.. 2017 Apr 0; 19(4):18.

1/2017
See I, Wesson P, Gualandi N, Dumyati G, Harrison LH, Lesher L, Nadle J, Petit S, Reisenauer C, Schaffner W, Tunali A, Mu Y, Ahern J. "Socioeconomic Factors Explain Racial Disparities in Invasive Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Disease Rates." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2017 64(5):597-604.

Books & Chapters

2012
Chapter Title: Clostridium difficile
Book Title: Visual DX (IN PRESS)
Author List: Dumyati G.
Published By: In Press2012

2006
Book Title: Infection Management for Geriatrics in Long-Term Care Facilities
Author List: Dumyati G
Published By: Marcel Dekker, Inc.2006

2006
Book Title: Antiviral Drugs, Antibiotic Therapy for Geriatric Patients
Author List: Dumyati G, Yoshikawa T T and Rajagopalan S
Published By: Taylor & Francis Group2006

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Videos

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Dr. Dumyati Discusses Falling MRSA Infection Rates

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SECOND OPINION | Whooping Cough Myth or Medicine | BCBS

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