About Us

Why Choose Us

About Us

At Associates for Women's Medicine, we seek to provide the highest level of care through our highly skilled health care professionals and state of the art technologies. We are devoted to addressing the individual needs and demands of patients in a warm and caring environment.

With years of experience, the physicians of Associates for Women's Medicine, demonstrate professionalism and expertise at every level. Offering a full range of obstetrics and gynecology services from your initial exam, to childbirth and through menopause and beyond, our goal is to offer patient centered medical care based on mutual trust and communication.

Patient Feedback:

Camillus Office:  "I have been with this practice since 1980 when I started with Dr. Waldman.  2 children and 36 years later, I am still happy and comfortable.  I love the Camillus office!"

Fayetteville Office:  "I LOVE AWM !!! You are all amazing and caring!  You all make every appointment a positive experience!  Thank you so much !!!"

Dr LaRussa:  "Dr. LaRussa is very patient with me.  He always does his best to put my mind at ease."

Dr James Brown:  "He is a great doctor, makes my husband and I very confident in the care I am receiving!"

Dr Rosser:  "Dr. Rosser was by far the best doctor I have had. I'm glad he was there to deliver my baby."

Our Physicians

What is a DO?                                                                                                                                 Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine are fully licensed physicians. Like all Physicians (M.D.), osteopathic physicians complete four years of medical school and can choose to practice in any specialty in medicine. However, osteopathic physicians receive additional education in the study of hands-on manual medicine and the body’s musculoskeletal system.

 

Our Clinical Providers

What is a PA? (Physician Assistant)                                                                                                       A physician assistant is a healthcare professional who practices medicine as a part of a healthcare team with collaborating physicians and other providers. PA's are nationally certified and state licensed to practice medicine.

What's an NP? (Nurse Practitioner)                                                                                                        A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse (RN) who has additional education and training in a specialty area. Nurse practitioners have a master's degree in nursing and board certification.

Hospital Affiliations

Our physicians have exclusive delivery and surgical privileges at St. Joseph's Hospital.

The nurses at St. Joseph's balance human touch with medical technology, giving you confidence in your ability to give birth. Click here for a tour of their Birth Place.

Other surgery locations that we use include:

  • Camillus Surgery Center
  • North East Surgery Center
  • North Medical Surgery Center

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