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RGMG Orthopaedics

Contact Information

Wilson Building - Rochester General HospitalRochester General Medical Group Orthopaedics
1425 Portland Ave.
Joseph C. Wilson Building  (view map)
Rochester, NY 14621

* Free parking conveniently located outside the building

Map & Driving Directions

Phone: (585) 922-9003

Fax: (585) 922-9007

Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

After Hours Care

Available at the Rochester General Hospital Emergency Department. Call (585) 922-4000 and request that your care provider be contacted.

Insurance Plans

We accept most major insurance plans, although some require a referral when making an appointment. Referrals may be obtained from your primary care physician.

About Rochester General Medical Group Orthopaedics

You want a dedicated, highly skilled specialist to provide the best orthopaedic care possible. We give you two. At Rochester General Hospital Orthopaedics, Dr. Michael Leit and Dr. Steven Posnick perform most surgeries together, using the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques for the wrist, shoulder and knee. Their expertise with arthroscopic surgery means more successful results and a faster recovery.

Dr. Posnick examing a patient's leg

Experience matters. Our board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeons have over three decades of combined experience providing world-class care to top-level military and elected government officials, injured workers, and high school, college and professional athletes. Sought after for their knowledge and skill, they offer comprehensive, personalized care from diagnosis through recovery and are supported by a compassionate team of physical and occupational therapists in multiple convenient locations.

We value our commitment to making the best orthopaedic care accessible, and accommodate most patients within one to five days.

Our approach makes the difference. Let us help you get back to health and back to life.

Our Services

  • Hand, elbow and shoulder problems
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Rotator cuff problems
  • Shoulder, elbow, wrist and knee arthritis
  • Knee sports injuries
  • Knee and ankle sprains
  • Worker's compensation injuries

Our Physicians

Dr. Michael LeitDr. Michael Leit earned his medical degree at the Yale School of Medicine, completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and was fellowship-trained in hand, elbow and shoulder surgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center. 

Board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Leit has special interests in hand, elbow and shoulder disorders and has written many authoritative medical journal articles and book chapters on all three categories. 

He lives in Rochester with his wife and four children, and enjoys martial arts, hunting and fishing.  

Dr. Steven Posnick

Dr. Steven Posnick earned his medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine, completed his residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, and was fellowship-trained in sports medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center. 

Board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Dr. Posnick has special interests in sports medicine and shoulder and knee disorders.

He lives in Rochester with his wife and two children, enjoys outdoor activities, and is proficient in Russian and Thai languages.