Patrick J. Reid, MD



Main Location
Unity Neurosurgery
2655 Ridgeway Ave
Ste 340
Rochester, NY 14626
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Unity Neurosurgery-Batavia
229 Summit St
Ste 10
Batavia, NY 14020
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WNY Neurosurgery (Neurosurgery Office of Dr. Maxwell)
1445 Portland Ave
Ste 304
Rochester, NY 14621
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Dr. Reid specializes in all aspects of spine and brain surgery. His special interests range from brain and spine tumors to cervical and lumbar spine surgery to carpal tunnel surgery. He brings a strong global perspective to the team, having had diverse medical training in London, Los Angeles and the New York City area.

He earned his BSc in Neuroscience as well as his medical degree from the University College London Medical School. He interned in General Surgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center and completed his residency in Neurosurgery the University of Rochester. During his residency he spent time as Chief Resident at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Reid is board certified; he is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS).

Dr. Reid received the Most Compassionate Doctor Award (2014 and 2015) and the Patients’ Choice Award (2012, 2013, 2014 and 2017) from Vitals. The Patients’ Choice Award goes to just 5% of the nation’s active physicians; it’s based on patient reports of the care they received, including bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, degree of follow-up, and courtesy of office staff. Hundreds of thousands of patients across the U.S. provided feedback about their doctors each year and only those doctors who receive near-perfect scores receive this award.

He also received the Prieskel Elective Award from The Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Amulree Elective Award from the University College London Medical School.

His professional publications include topics in neurosurgery and spinal surgery.

  • Neurosurgery
  • Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • 1/09-5/09, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • 7/02-6/09, University of Rochester


Patrick Reid, MD explains what a meningioma is, the symptoms it may cause and method to treatment.


Insurance Accepted
  • Aetna Healthcare (RGH does not participate with the Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan)
  • CareIQ
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • ElderONE
  • Empire Plan
  • Excellus BCBS
  • Fidelis Care of NY (RGH does not participate with Fidelis Medicare Plans)
  • First Niagara Business Works
  • Emblem Health
  • HealthNow NY (RGH does not participate with HealthNow Medicaid Plans)
  • Health Republic
  • Humana (RGH does not participate with Humana Medicare. Some patients are still covered in full while others may incur a 50% Co-insurance bill.)
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits (formerly RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin's Point - US Family Health Plan
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Monroe Plan
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • North American Administrators
  • NY Medicaid
  • OneCall Medical
  • Pomco
  • TriCare
  • Value Options (Behavioral Health)
  • Wellcare of New York