CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSRuby L. Belton, M.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (607) 324-8279Office: (607) 385-3900Fax: (607) 385-3164A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocations7309 Seneca Road NorthSt. James Medical Office BuildingHornell, NY 14843-9306Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor of Clinical Imaging Sciences - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) Patient Care SettingImaging SciencesBiographyDr. Ruby Belton is the first African-American female graduate of the University of Rochester School of Medicine. She hails from Crystal Springs, Mississippi. Dr. Belton received her medical degree from UR in 1972, and completed her Internship (Medicine – Surgery Resident) at Strong Memorial Hospital and Radiology Residency at Rochester General Hospital, where she served as co-Chief Resident. Dr. Belton is a Breast Cancer Imaging Specialist with over 47 years of experience. Her clinical interests include all aspects of breast imaging (mammography, ultrasound, MRI), interventional breast procedures (stereotactic, ultrasound- and MRI-guided), and needle wire localizations (mammographic or ultrasound-guided). She is also experienced in interpretation of Genitourinary Imaging (plain films, ultrasound, body computed tomography) and Gyn imaging. Dr. Belton also has special interests in gastrointestinal imaging (contrast studies and body computed tomography). She is Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology (1976). Dr. Belton has served or serves in a leadership position in Mammography (including breast Interventional procedures) at four institutions in Rochester, NY (Unity Hospital, Rochester General Hospital, and briefly at Northside Radiology, and currently at UR Medicine facilities). Dr. Belton is co-founder of a non-profit organization, Physicians and Laypersons Educational Associates of Greater Rochester, New York (PLEA of GRNY). She serves as co-seminar director and lead lecturer for: • PLEA of GRNY Annual City Wide Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Seminar • PLEA of GRNY Annual City Wide Multidisciplinary Health Seminar in The Inner City Specialties • Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology (1976)CredentialsEducation1972 | University of Rochester School of Medicine & DentistryPost-doctoral Training & Residency07/01/1974 - 06/30/1976Residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Rochester General Hospital (Rochester, NY)07/01/1972 - 06/30/1973Internship in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical CenterAwardsMacy Foundation Post-Baccalaureate FellowLocation: Haverford CollegeNational Medical Fellowship AwardsPioneer of the Year AwardSponsor: Black Bar AssociationLifetime Achievement AwardSponsor: Gamma Iota Boule FoundationSelected by Rochester D&C: Interesting people of Rochester 2017/ 15 notables worth knowingLifetime Achievement AwardSponsor: Black Physicians Network of Rochester, NYVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles4/1983VanZandt TF, Belton RL. "Congenital absence of the left lobe of the liver: a radiologic diagnosis." Radiology.. 1983 Apr 0; 147(1):184. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Ruby L. Belton, 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. Ruby L. Belton, 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.