Sandra M. Sarnoski-Roberts, M.D.

Sandra M. Sarnoski-Roberts, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 655
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Primary Care Physician Primary Care Physician

Professional Bio

Dr. Sarnoski-Roberts graduated Phi Beta Kappa from SUNY – Binghamton with a BA in Chemistry in 1979. She graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University with her MD in 1983. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital and is board certified in Internal Medicine. She had a primary care practice for 3 years and then had worked in the Emergency Department at Rochester General Hospital for 16 years. Since 2005 she has worked in the ED Observation Unit at Strong Memorial Hospital and became the Medical Director of the EDObservation Unit in 2010. Dr. Sarnoski-Roberts is very interested in preventive medicine.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Patient and Family Centered Care Top Performers Award | Strong Memorial Hospital 2012 - 2013
Phi Beta Kappa Golden Heart Award | Rochester GeneralHospital
ICARE Silver Star Award | Strong Memorial Hospital 2013

Current Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Primary


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | SUNY Upstate Medical Center1983
BA | Chemistry | St Univ at Binghamton1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital07/01/1984 - 06/01/1986
Internship in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital07/01/1983 - 06/01/1984
Pre-med at Suny at Binghamton09/01/1976 - 05/01/1979