Rochester Regional Health Acquires Finger Lakes Medical Associates

May 28, 2015

Rochester Regional Health today announced the finalization of legal agreements that will bring Finger Lakes Medical Associates (FLMA) into the health system, effective September 1, 2015.

With offices in Geneva and Penn Yan, Finger Lakes Medical Associates provides cardiology, family practice, internal medicine, nephrology, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics and urology services. The medical group has partnered for several years with Rochester General Hospital for cardiology services and with Newark-Wayne Community Hospital for OB/GYN services.

“Today’s announcement solidifies our longstanding partnership with Finger Lakes Medical Associates,” said Michael Nazar, MD, executive vice president and chief of Medical Groups for Rochester Regional Health. “Together we will continue to provide services to meet the needs of the people of the Finger Lakes area and help them enjoy healthy lives.”

“Joining Rochester Regional Health enhances the group’s commitment to the community and to its patients,” said FLMA Managing Partner Mark Ryan, MD. “We have a long tradition of working with Geneva General Hospital to provide high-quality care close to where our patients live. This relationship maintains our close ties with Geneva, and ensures our patients will have greater access to specialized services and cutting-edge technology.”

About Rochester Regional Health

Rochester Regional Health is an integrated health services organization serving the people of Western New York, the Finger Lakes and beyond. The system includes 150 locations: five hospitals; more than 100 primary and specialty practices, rehabilitation centers and ambulatory campuses; innovative senior services, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of behavioral health services; and ACM Medical Laboratory, a global leader in patient and clinical trials. Rochester Regional Health, the region’s second-largest employer, was named one of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes in 2015. Learn more at