Gerald Matthew Gacioch,MD

Specialties: Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Languages: English
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About Me
Clinical Programs & Specialties
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
Biography

Dr. Gacioch specializes in all aspects of clinical cardiology and interventional cardiology.  He earned his B.S. in Biology at SUNY Albany and his Medical Degree in 1984 from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.  Dr. Gacioch did his medical residency at Johns Hopkins and then completed his General Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology Fellowships at The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.  He additionally earned his Masters in Medical Management from the Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.

Dr. Gacioch has practiced cardiology at Rochester General Hospital since 1990.  He is board certified in Internal Medicine, General Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. He is a distinguished Fellow in both the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention.

Dr. Gacioch’s honors include the Fr. George Norton Physician Excellence Award (he is the only 2 time winner) and the Rochester Business Journal Health Care Award.  He is past president of the Rochester- affiliate of the American Heart Association.  He has held multiple leadership positions including CEO of Rochester Cardiopulmonary Group, the Cardiac Catheterization Lab Director at the Sands Constellation Heart Institute and the Chief of Cardiology at Rochester General Hospital.

Dr. Gacioch has made a wealth of contributions in the field of cardiology, from educational conferences and regional lectureships to teaching courses and making presentations. He has been active in advancing the field of cardiology with clinical research, primarily investigating the latest the treatments for heart attacks and acute coronary syndromes.

Dr. Gacioch has been committed to volunteering both locally and internationally, having gone on numerous medical missions to Haiti, Belize and El Salvador.  His outside passions include his growing family, travel, physical fitness and environmental issues.

Credentials
Board Certifications
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
Education and Training
  • 1987-1990, University of Michigan Hospitals
  • 1984-1987, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • 1984, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Locations and Directions
Sands Constellation Heart Institute - MOB Main Location Call the Office for Availability

1415 Portland Ave
Ste 350
Rochester, NY 14621
Driving Directions

Office Phone: (585) 442-5320
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Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna Healthcare
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan
  • BCBS Western NY (HealthNow)
  • BCBS Western NY (HealthNow) Medicaid Plans
  • Beacon Health (Value Options) Behavioral Health
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • Corvel (formerly CareIQ)
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS)
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care Medicare Plans
  • First Niagara Business Works (Key Insurance)
  • Humana
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits (RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin's Point (US Family Health Plan)
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • NY Medicaid
  • OneCall Medical
  • Pomco
  • The Empire Plan (United HealthCare)
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Healthcare
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • Wellcare of NY / Today's Option
  • YourCare Health Plans