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Asim Farid,MD

Specialties: Colon And Rectal Surgery, General Surgery
Languages: English, Hindi/Urdu
Accepting In-Office Appointments
Accepting Telemedicine Appointments
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About Me
Clinical Programs & Specialties
  • Colon And Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
Biography

Dr. Asim Farid is a native of Pakistan, where he went to medical school.  After graduation in 1984 he went to England for surgical training, and obtained a Fellowship in General Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh, Scotland.

He then moved to the USA in 1991, where he underwent Residency training at the Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, PA.  After completing this training in 1996, he moved to Kentucky where he was a General Surgeon and Chief of Surgery at Owen County Memorial Hospital.  In 2000 he joined Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit Michigan, for a 1 year Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery.  In September 2001 he moved to Rochester where he is now settled.

He is skilled at performing numerous surgical procedures in colon and rectal surgery. He has a particular interest in laparoscopic procedures, surgery for cancer of the colon and rectum and robotic surgery.  He was one of the first surgeons in the area who performed the Stapled hemorrhoidopexy procedure, a specialized procedure for certain types of symptomatic hemorrhoids.

Dr. Farid certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.

Credentials
Board Certifications
  • Colon And Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery - Surgery
Education and Training
  • 07/01/2000-06/30/2001, Henry Ford Hospital
  • 09/01/1991-06/30/1996, Robert Packer Hospital
  • 1984, Dow Medical College
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Rochester Colon & Rectal Surgeons, P.C. Main Location Call the Office for Availability

600 Red Creek Dr
Ste 200
Rochester, NY 14623
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121 Erie Canal Dr
Ste B
Rochester, NY 14626
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1255 Portland Ave
3rd Floor
Rochester, NY 14621
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3200 West St
Canandaigua, NY 14424
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1200 Driving Pk
2nd Floor
Newark, NY 14513
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190 Washington Ave
Batavia, NY 14020
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