Louis J. Papa, M.D.

Louis J. Papa, M.D.

Contact Information

Olsan Medical Group
2400 South Clinton Avenue
Building H, Suite 230
Rochester, NY 14618-2671

Appointment: (585) 341-7210

  • Primary Care Physician Primary Care Physician

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Papa is a graduate of the SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine and completed his medical residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in 1992. He also served as Chief Medical Resident and Fellow in General Internal Medicine at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, NY. Dr. Papa is board certified in Internal Medicine and is a member of the American Medical Association is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Throughout his career, Dr. Papa has received many honors and awards and is listed in the Best Doctors in America.

Dr. Papa currently serves as Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. In addition to active medical practice and teaching responsibilities, Dr. Papa has held various professional positions including president of the Monroe County Medical Society, Regional Board Member of Excellus Rochester, Greater Rochester Health Foundation, the "20/20 Commission" and CTAAB. He is also a regular panelist on the national PBS program "Second Opinion".

Awards & Honors (National)

Listed in America's Top Physicians | Consumer Research Council 2008 - Present
Listed in Best Doctors in America 2001 - Present
National Recipient of the American Medical Association Foundation Leadership Award for Young Physicians (part of the Excellence 2003

Awards & Honors (Local)

Edward Mott Moore Award | Monroe County Medical society | MCMS 2013 Annual Meeting at the Irondequoit Country Club 2013
Healthcare Achievement Awards for Physician Volunteer | Rochester Business Journal | Hyatt Regency Rochester 2009
James M. Stewart, MD Award presented to a community physician for clinical care and teaching, Department of Medicine, University 2005
Rochester Business Journal, "Rochester's 40 under 40" - 2001 2001
"Who's Who in Rochester Healthcare" | Rochester Business Journal 1999 - 2000
Lawrence E. Young Patient Care Award, Strong Memorial Hospital | Categorical Internal Medicine Residency | Strong Memorial Hospital 1992
William Morgan Teaching Award, Strong Memorial Hospital 1991
Medical School Commencement Speaker 1989

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine, Primary Care Physicians (SMD) - Primary


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine1989
BS | Biochemistry | Hofstra University1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1990 - 06/24/1992
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/23/1989 - 06/30/1990