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Jessica Gooch, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 487-1700

Administrative: (585) 276-3332

Office: (585) 276-3332

Fax: (585) 321-1724

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Cancer, Surgery


Professional Background

Dr. Gooch is originally from England, but spent most of her childhood growing up in northern New Jersey. She graduated magna cum laude with a BS in Biology from The College of New Jersey in 2007. While there, she also completed minors in both Chemistry and History and was a graduate of the college honors program.

She then attended Georgetown University for medical school, graduating as an MD in 2011. She subsequently was a resident in General Surgery at Stony Brook University Medical Center on Long Island, NY until graduation in 2017. Her training included a sabbatical during the 2013-2014 academic year to pursue clinical research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer in the department of Breast Surgery.

Following surgical residency she completed a one year SSO-accredited fellowship in Breast Surgical Oncology at New York University Langone Medical Center, prior to joining the faculty at the University of Rochester.

Dr. Gooch is board certified in General Surgery.

She currently resides in Pittsford, NY with her husband and two daughters.




    MD | Georgetown University School of Medicine

    Post-doctoral Training & Residency

    08/01/2017 - 07/31/2018
    Fellowship in Breast Oncology at New York University Langone Medical Center-GME

    07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014
    Fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

    07/01/2011 - 06/30/2017
    Residency in Surgery (General Surgery) at State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook

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    Esther Rentas Research Award
    Sponsor: Stony Brook University Medical Center, Department of Surgery
    Location: Stony Brook, New York

    AACR Scholar-in-Training Award
    Sponsor: AACR
    Location: San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium


    Journal Articles

    Escandón JM, Langstein HN, Christiano JG, Aristizábal A, Gooch JC, Weiss A, Manrique OJ. "Latissimus dorsi flap with immediate fat transfer (LIFT) for autologous breast reconstruction: Single institution experience." American journal of surgery.. 2023 Sep 20; Epub 2023 Sep 20.

    Escandón JM, Manrique OJ, Christiano JG, Mroueh V, Prieto PA, Gooch JC, Weiss A, Langstein HN. "Breast reconstruction with latissimus dorsi flap: a comprehensive review and case series." Annals of translational medicine.. 2023 Aug 30; 11(10):355. Epub 2023 May 24.

    Escandón JM, Langstein HN, Christiano JG, Gooch JC, Prieto PA, Aristizábal A, Weiss A, Manrique OJ. "Predictors for Prolonged TE-to-Implant Exchange During Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: A Single Institution Experience." Aesthetic plastic surgery.. 2023 Aug 10; Epub 2023 Aug 10.