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Richard Scott Dent, M.D.

Family Medicine, Primary Care

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

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assignmentNot Accepting New Patients


Dr. Dent began his career teaching elementary and middle school for six years prior to obtaining his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He completed his family medicine residency at Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Dr. Dent spent his first five years after residency working in urban practices in Rochester, and continues to work downtown once a week in a chemical dependency treatment center. He is fluent in Spanish.


Faculty Appointments


  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine


Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008
Internship in Family Medicine at Lancaster General Hospital

07/01/2008 - 06/30/2010
Residency in Family Medicine at Lancaster General Hospital