Rahel T. Amare, MD
Dr. Amare earned her medical degree from Jimma Institute of Health Sciences in 1995. She started her internal medicine training in the internship program at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, and completed her internal medicine residency training at the Metropolitan Medical Center/New York Medical College program. Dr. Amare trained for her infectious disease fellowship at the University of Rochester, which she completed in August, 2007. She was also part of the Nicholas A. Rango HIV Scholarship Program under the NY State Department of Health during her training at the University of Rochester.
Dr. Amareis highly trained and experienced in diagnosing and treating infectious diseases of a viral, bacterial, tropical, parasitic and fungal nature. She is an expert on a variety of infections that affect the heart, brain, lungs, bowel, urinary tract, pelvic organs and bones. She also specializes in treating patients with infections due to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
Dr. Amare is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Infectious Diseases. She is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
Jimma Institute of Health Sciences
New York Medical College
University of Rochester