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Bethany A. Marston, M.D.

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Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-4733

Appointment: (585) 275-4733

Office: (585) 486-0901

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology, Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics


Dr. Marston is interested in care of rheumatologic disease in children and adults, in both ambulatory and inpatient settings, especially juvenile idiopathic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis. She is trained in point-of-care ultrasound for diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal conditions. She is an avid medical educator who strives improve the clinical practice options and medical education of all providers in our system who care for rheumatology patients.


Dr. Marston is a rheumatologist and pediatric rheumatologist, interested in inflammatory arthritis and other autoimmune and inflammatory conditions in children and adults. She has participated in research in juvenile arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and systemic lupus erythematosus. Research interests include creation and evaluation of strategies for adult learning of rheumatology concepts in postgraduate medical trainees, the use of technology and electronic tools in medical education and in improving patient care, the use of point-of-care musculoskeletal ultrasound for diagnosis and management decisions, and strategies to improve transition of care for young adults with childhood onset rheumatologic disease..




    MD | University of Maryland School of Medicine

    Post-doctoral Training & Residency

    07/01/2008 - 08/11/2010
    Fellowship in Rheumatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

    07/01/2004 - 06/30/2008
    Residency in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

    07/01/2003 - 06/30/2004
    Internship in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

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    Teaching Excellence Award
    Sponsor: University of Rochester Medicine-Pediatrics

    2014 - 2016
    Dean's Teaching Fellowship
    Sponsor: University of Rochester


    Journal Articles

    Yinh J, Torralba KD, Choi KS, Fairchild RM, Cannella A, Salto L, Kissin EY, Thiele R, Oberle EJ, Marston B, Nishio MJ, . "North American musculoskeletal ultrasound scanning protocol of the hip, knee, ankle, and foot: update of a Delphi consensus study." Clinical rheumatology.. 2021 Apr 5; Epub 2021 Apr 05.

    Liebowitz JE, Torralba KD, Kolfenbach J, Marston B, Dua AB, O'Rourke KS, McKown K, Battistone MJ, Valeriano-Marcet J, Edgar L, McLean S, Gouze KR, Bolster MB. "Rheumatology Milestones 2.0: A Roadmap for Competency-Based Medical Training of Rheumatology Fellows in the 21 Century." Arthritis care & research.. 2020 Nov 12; Epub 2020 Nov 12.

    Robbins BW, Nead K, Scofield S, Caiola E, Bingemann T, Pulcino TL, Wagoner G, Messing S, Marston B, Fortuna RJ. "Ambulatory Training Program to Expand Procedural Skills in Primary Care." Journal of medical education and curricular development.. 2019 6:2382120519859298. Epub 2019 Jul 01.

    Books & Chapters

    Chapter Title: Joint pain
    Book Title: The American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Pediatric Care, 2nd edition
    Author List: Marston, B Siegel, DM
    Published By: American Academy of Pediatrics 2016

    Chapter Title: Psychosomatic and Functional Pain Disorders
    Book Title: Neinstein's Adolescent and Young Adult Health Care: A Practical Guide, 6th edition
    Author List: Marston, B Siegel, DM
    Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2016