Tuesday, July 23, 2013
BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. – July 23, 2013 –Baldwinsville Family Medical Care, an affiliate of St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, is pleased to announce the appointment of Timothy Tramontana, M.D., as medical director.
In his new role, Dr. Tramontana serves as the senior medical leader responsible for provider oversight and the development of policies and procedures to ensure delivery of medical care consistent with St. Joseph’s mission.
“Our patient-centered focus will enhance our ability to meet patients’ needs through initiatives that include expanded evening and weekend hours,” Dr. Tramontana noted. “I look forward to working with our team of professionals to deliver the highest quality care to our patients.”
Dr. Tramontana recently became certified in clinical lipidology, a medical specialty focusing on lipid management and preventive cardiology. He received his Doctorate of Medicine from Ross University School of Medicine, graduating in 2010 with high honors. He completed his residency in family medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center in Syracuse, where he was chief resident. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Onondaga Medical Society, and the National Lipid Association.
Prior to joining Baldwinsville Family Medical Care, Dr. Tramontana worked as a primary care physician at Glades Medical Group in Boca Raton, Fla. He was also a physician with St. Joseph’s Urgent Care located at North Medical Center in Liverpool, N.Y.
Before beginning his medical studies, Dr. Tramontana spent two years working as a chemistry teacher in Rochester, N.Y. He also earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business from Nazareth College of Rochester and a Master of Science degree in education from SUNY Brockport. He is fluent in Spanish and has previously worked with LUCES, an organization working with impoverished Hispanics afflicted with AIDS in Rochester, N.Y.
About Baldwinsville Family Medical Care
Baldwinsville Family Medical Care is a part of St. Joseph's Physician Health, P.C. At Baldwinsville Family Medical Care, physicians are specially trained to treat the whole person regardless of age. Services include women's health, pediatric care for newborns, adult and geriatric medicine and disease prevention. To learn more visit www.sjhsyr.org/sjhphysician.