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Kim Bruce Abell, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 598-8505

Fax: (585) 598-8122

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. Abell received his medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at Fletcher Allen Health Care at the University of Vermont in 1999. He is certified by the Board of Family Medicine. He was inducted into the Fellowship of the American Academy of Family Physicians in 2009 for his contributions and achievements in the field of Family Medicine.

Dr. Abell is an experienced physician with special interests in diabetes, mental health, caring for seniors, preventive health and medical informatics. He takes the time to get to know his patients and, when needed, makes referrals to some of the region's top specialists at Strong Memorial and Highland Hospitals as well as Golisano Children's Hospital.



  • Family Practice - American Board of Family Medicine


MD | University of Vermont College of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1997 - 06/30/1999
Residency in Family Medicine at Fletcher Allen Health Care

06/23/1996 - 06/30/1997
Internship in Family Medicine at Fletcher Allen Health Care


Excellence in Family Medicine Mentorship
Sponsor: Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester SMD

Resident Teacher Award, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Vermont Initiative for Rural Health Informatics and Telemedicine Award

John P. Lord M.D. '42 Scholarship for Career in Family Practice

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Journal Articles

HS Cuckle; NJ Walk; JW Densem; JA Canick; KB Abell. "Second Trimester amniotic fluid oestriol, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and human chorionic gonadotrophin levels in Down Syndrome" . British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 1991; 98: 1160-1162.