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Zoe M. Kostarellis, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 276-7575

Fax: (585) 426-0976

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Family Medicine

Biography

Dr. Kostarellis enjoys treating patients of all ages, particularly across generations within families. She strives to use the latest medical research and evidence to customize care for all her patients, while keeping a patient’s wishes at the forefront. She enjoys teaching to ensure that her patients are well-informed regarding their health and medical decisions

Dr. Kostarellis is interested in general family medicine, pediatrics, women’s health, breastfeeding promotion and assistance, integrative medicine/lifestyle medicine, palliative/hospice care, and health care advocacy.

She has an interest in outpatient procedures, such as IUD placement, Nexplanon placement, skin biopsies, joint injections, and wart removals.

She realizes the importance of family dynamics in a patient’s overall health and will take the time to understand the interpersonal relationships that affect her patients. Dr. Kostarellis wishes to grow with her patients as they navigate the ever-changing path of life.

Dr. Kostarellis completed medical school at Upstate Medical University where she was a Rural Medicine Scholar and completed 10 months of rotations in Batavia, NY. There, she solidified her decision to pursue a career in family medicine, while staying local to complete her residency at the University of Rochester and serving as a fourth year chief resident. She received the residency director award for Political Advocacy and Leadership and hopes to continue advocating for health care in her future career.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine

Education

2016
| Suny Upstate Medical University

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

7/1/2017 - 6/24/2020
Residency in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

6/1/2016 - 6/30/2017
Internship in at University of Rochester Medical Center

Awards

2019
AFMRD Resident Award for Advocacy
Sponsor: Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors

2018
Highland Hospital Quality Improvement Award of Excellence
Location: Highland Hospital

2016
Kelsey Foundation Award: excellence in academics and dedication to the practice of Family Medicine
Location: Upstate Medical University

2016
Binghamton Campus Department of Family Medicine Award
Location: Upstate Medical University

2016
Binghamton Campus Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Award
Location: Upstate Medical University

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