Celeste A. Song, M.D.

Celeste A. Song, M.D.

Contact Information

Highland Family Medicine
777 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620-1448

Appointment: (585) 279-4800

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Professional Bio

Celeste Song, MD, MS, was born in Northeastern Louisiana, attended college at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, then migrated north for medical school at the University of Rochester. She then did her residency at the Tufts/Cambridge Health Alliance Family Medicine Residency, where she developed her interests in evidence-based medicine and medical education. After residency, it was back to Rochester for a Faculty Development Fellowship through the Department of Family Medicine, and Master's of Health Professions Education through the UR's Warner School. She now practices primary care at Highland Family Medicine, teaches in the UR Family Medicine Residency, and coordinates an elective program at the UR School of Medicine and Dentistry. Outside interests include vegetable/flower gardening, cooking, and spending time with family: husband, son, and miniature dachshund Beowulf.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching | Tufts University School of Medicine | Boston, MA 2009

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Family Medicine (SMD) - Primary


Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine


MSc | Health Professions Education | University of Rochester2014
Certificate in Medical Education | University of Dundee Centre for Medical Education2013
MD | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2008
BS | Music | Samford University2004
Fellow | Faculty Development | University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Family MedicineAttended 2011 - 2014
Resident Participant | Tufts University Master Teacher Fellowship SeminarAttended 2010 - 2011
Residency | Family Medicine | Tufts University Family Medicine Residency at Cambridge Health AllianceAttended 2008 - 2011

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Family Medicine at Tufts University Family Medicine Residency at Cambridge Health Alliance07/01/2009 - 06/30/2011
Internship in Family Medicine at Tufts University Family Medicine Residency at Cambridge Health Alliance07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009