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Katherine Wright Eisenberg, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Family Medicine, Primary Care


Dr. Eisenberg received her medical degree with distinction in research from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, where she also received her Ph.D. in epidemiology and completed her Family Medicine residency. She is board certified in Family Medicine.

Dr. Eisenberg believes in partnering with her patients and their families to provide
thoughtful, responsive care. She believes that care should be individualized and consistent
with each person's values. She also believes that excellent primary care takes place in the
context of community health.

Dr. Eisenberg is accepting pediatric and obstetric patients only.



  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine - American Board of Preventive Medicine


MD | University of Rochester

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/15/2012 - 07/03/2014
Residency in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/15/2011 - 06/14/2012
Internship in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center


Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Resident Teacher Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester Family Medicine Residency


Journal Articles

Venci JV, Eisenberg KW. "Proton Pump Inhibitors and Dementia Incidence." JAMA neurology.. 2016 Aug 1; 73(8):1026.

Eisenberg KW, van Wijngaarden E, Fisher SG, Korfmacher KS, Campbell JR, Fernandez ID, Cochran J, Geltman PL. "Blood lead levels of refugee children resettled in Massachusetts, 2000 to 2007." American journal of public health.. 2011 Jan; 101(1):48-54. Epub 2010 Nov 18.

Eisenberg KW, Szilagyi PG, Fairbrother G, Griffin MR, Staat M, Shone LP, Weinberg GA, Hall CB, Poehling KA, Edwards KM, Lofthus G, Fisher SG, Bridges CB, Iwane MK, . "Vaccine effectiveness against laboratory-confirmed influenza in children 6 to 59 months of age during the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 influenza seasons." Pediatrics.. 2008 Nov; 122(5):911-9.