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Nithyanandini Namassivaya, MD


Specialties: Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation - Spinal Cord
Languages Spoken: English, Kannada
Accepting New Patients (1 Location)
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About Me

Philosophy of Care

Committed to providing the best possible health care with compassion and empathy. 

Credentials and Certifications
Board Certifications
  • 2002, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilita
  • 2003, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation - Spinal Cord, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilita
  • 7/1996-6/1999, University of Rochester
Medical Education
  • 1992, Bangalore Medical College
Recent Awards
  • Residency Best Teacher Award, 2006

Dr. Namassivaya earned her medical degree at Bangalore Medical College in India. She then completed a transitional year of internship at New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, followed by residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Rochester. She is certified in Spinal Cord Injury medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and her areas of interest include traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury medicine, stroke, spasticity, and musuloskeletal pain.

Personal Interests

She enjoys traveling, cooking, and swimming. 

Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Kannada


Locations and Directions

Main Location Rehab and Neurology Physician Services 2655 Ridgeway Ave
Ste 420
Rochester, NY 14626
Office Phone: (585) 723-7972
Driving Directions Accepting New Patients
Unity Golisano Restorative Neurology and Rehabilitation Center 1555 Long Pond Rd
3600 Unit
Rochester, NY 14626
Office Phone: (585) 368-3002
Driving Directions Call the Office for Availability

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
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS)
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care Medicare Plans
  • First Niagara Business Works (Key Insurance)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits(RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin 's Point (US Family Health Plan)
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Molina Healthcare Plans
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • NY Medicaid
  • Pomco
  • The Empire Plan (United HealthCare)
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Healthcare
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • Wellcare of NY / Today 's Option

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