CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSKatharine Deiss, M.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 723-3330Fax: (585) 723-0555A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentNot Accepting New PatientsLocations10 South Pointe LandingRochester, NY 14606Family Medicine: (585) 723-3330Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine , Primary Care Physicians (SMD) Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Department of Pediatrics (SMD) - JointPatient Care SettingPrimary CareBiographyBorn in Pittsburgh, Katharine Deiss MD was raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. After teaching kindergarten and seventh grade over six years, she attended medical school at the University of Utah where she pioneered the first residency in Adult (Internal) Medicine and in Pediatrics, offered there. She is board certified in both adult and pediatric medicine. She spent 13 years in private practice in Utah where she was Department Chairman in Pediatrics at Salt Lake Regional Hospital, chairman of the Women's Section of the Utah Medical Association and served Salt Lake City as the Vice-Chair of the Youth and Family Board. She moved with her husband and two sons to Rochester, NY in 2005 and joined Strong Health. She enjoys her teaching responsibilities at the University of Rochester and has a joint appointment as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine and of Clinical Pediatrics. Kate is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. At work, Kate especially enjoys getting to know a family across all its generations from premature newborns to great-grandparents. She prefers preventing illness to treating it and believes that it is her job to teach each patient about their illness and support them in making decisions that are right for them. As a pediatrician AND an internist, she is especially comfortable working with adults who have been ill since childhood. After work, she spends too much time watching youth football, hockey, lacrosse and wrestling. She also enjoys working in the garden.CredentialsSpecialtiesInternal Medicine - American Board of Internal MedicinePediatrics - American Board of PediatricsEducation1989MD | University of Utah School of MedicinePost-doctoral Training & Residency07/01/1990 - 06/30/1993Residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at University of Utah School of Medicine06/24/1989 - 06/30/1990Internship in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at University of Utah School of MedicineClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Katharine Deiss, M.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Katharine Deiss, M.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.