Mitchell A. Linder, M.D.

Mitchell A. Linder, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 668
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 442-6798

Professional Bio

Dr. Linder received his bachelor's degree from Union College in Schenectady, New York. Following receipt of his medical degree from the Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Dr. Linder completed his intership and residency at Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Dr. Linder is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. His area of interests include vulvar conditions such as vulvodynia and lichen sclerosis as well as high and low risk obstetrics, contraception, advanced laparoscopy/minimally invasive gynecologic surgery including robotic surgery and menopausal issues.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Administrative Chief Resident 2011 - 2012
John M. Thorp, Jr., MD Resident and Fellow Research Award 2010
Medical Faculty Council Trainee Travel Award 2010
Dr. Curtis J. Lund Research Award, third place 2010
Dr. Harold Lamport Biomedical Prize 2006

Recent Journal Articles

2012 Sep
Thornburg LL, Linder MA, Durie DE, Walker B, Pressman EK, Glantz JC. "Risk factors for wound complications in morbidly obese women undergoing primary cesarean delivery." The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. 2012 Sep; 25(9):1544-8. Epub 2012 Feb 13.
Braverman AS, Lebed B, Linder M, Ruggieri MR. "M2 mediated contractions of human bladder from organ donors is associated with an increase in urothelial muscarinic receptors." Neurourology and urodynamics. 2007 26(1):63-70.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD) - Primary


Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology


MD | Medicine | Temple University School of Medicine2008
BS | (Interdepartmental) Biology and English | Union College2004

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2009 - 06/22/2012
Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009