About

About

Dr. Peter Finamore is the Chief of Urogynecology Female Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery at Southside Hospital. He is also the residency program director for the OB/GYN residency at Southside and Huntington Hospitals. He is Board Certified in Urogynecology and Obstetrics and Gynecology. He completed a fellowship that was fully accredited in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Finamore was trained by specialists in the fields of Urogynecology, Colo-Rectal surgery and Female Urology, combining these fields to provide the optimal medical and surgical management for pelvic floor dysfunction. His surgical emphasis is on minimally invasive approaches to treat of pelvic organ prolapse. He offers Da Vinci Robotic pelvic reconstructive surgery as well as vaginal reconstructive procedures. In addition to the surgical expertise Dr. Finamore has he is also an expert at the diagnosis and treatment of various problems that affect the female pelvis and bladder such as, urinary incontinence, over active bladder, interstitial cystitis, pelvic floor muscle dysfunction and other conditions.

Dr. Finamore is a reviewer for several journals and has published over fifteen papers in various peer-reviewed journals and has presented over a dozen posters and abstracts at national society meetings for Urogynecologists, Ob/Gyn s and Urologists.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    • Pelvic Med and Recon Surgery - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Academic titles

    • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • St Georges University School of Medicine - Grenada

  • Residencies

    • Buffalo General Hospital - Kaleida Health System

    • UMDNJ / Univ. of Med/Dent New Jersey

  • Fellowships

    • UMDNJ / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

  • Affiliations

    • Huntington Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Southside Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

284 Pulaski Road, 2nd FloorGreenlawn, NY 11740

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09/26/2018
"Dr. Finamore explained my surgical procedure in depth & I never felt rushed."
09/22/2018
"I'm very happy to have Dr. Finamore as my doctor. He is a very caring person, a wonderful doctor & a good man."
09/22/2018
"Peter Finamore. 10. I will always recommend. Post-op checks excellent. "
09/18/2018
"Dr. Peter Finamore is one of the best. Drs. that I have gone to. He is very compassionate & a amazing surgeon."
09/11/2018
"Dr. Finamore is kind, honest & very thorough. I have recommended him to many of my friends & they have gone to see him with their own issues & agree with me."
09/06/2018
"He explains very clearly and answers question clearly too!"
08/28/2018
"10. 100%."
07/27/2018
"Excellent physician & surgeon. More women my age should feel comfortable doing this procedure. It's life changing! "
07/21/2018
"I had great confidence in Dr. Finamore. He was an excellent surgeon. Definitely would recommend him to anyone."
06/06/2018
"Excellent knowledge and concern for my problem."
04/19/2018
"Dr. Finamore was absolutely the best doctor/surgeon from the beginning to the end of my care."
04/19/2018
"MD answered all my questions so that I understood complex surgery I am about to embark on."
04/03/2018
"Dr. Finamore is excellent I have already recommended him. "
03/07/2018
"I like and have complete faith in Dr. Finamore."
03/02/2018
"Dr. Finamore was pleasant. He further eased my mind by saying he would ask my OB/GYN to assist. Which gave me enormous relief."
02/14/2018
"I was very pleased with my experience at the office of Dr. Peter Finamore. Everyone was very caring and helpful and Dr. Finamore was very caring and supportive of my surgical procedure."
01/03/2018
"Dr. Finamore is the BEST in his field and deserves that title because he's earned it!"
12/29/2017
"Dr. Finamore has a way to make me comfortable, he takes his time listening & offering medical advice. He has made an unbearable situation - bearable. I truly enjoyed being under his medical care. He made everything better - He took his time answering my questions. He was very professional and as a medical professional myself. I truly appreciated the care I received this past 18 months."
12/28/2017
"An exceptional physical. Dr. Finamore deserves special acknowledgement not only for his professional (medical & patient care) knowledge but manner to include patient in follow-up care. Definitely a model for others. I have complete confidence in his care. "
12/09/2017
"Dr. Finamore was pleasant, patient, thorough and very knowledgeable."
11/01/2017
"Dr. Finamore is a great person and a fantastic doctor. It would be wonderful if only other doctors could experience a visit with him and patients."
10/05/2017
"I already recommended Dr. Finamore to a friend."
10/02/2017
"I was very impressed with Dr. Finamore. He was thorough, and I felt very confident about his assessment."
09/04/2017
"I was very comfortable with Dr and have every confidence in him."
08/29/2017
"Love Dr. Finamore. I travel quite a distance to see him at his various offices and he's worth it."
08/22/2017
"Dr. Finamore explained everything very clearly."
08/17/2017
"Good, good. "
08/07/2017
"Good experience in every way. My surgery was VERY successful! #9. He is the best!! "
08/05/2017
"Dr. Finemore was better than I had expected! He was friendly and honest about my condition."
07/07/2017
"They explain to me about my condition. What we will do to improve my life."
06/27/2017
"I already recommended Dr. Finamore to a friend."
06/26/2017
"I am very pleased."
06/23/2017
"Dr. Finamore is a true gentleman & explained all procedures in excellent, detailed terms; all questions & concerns were addressed."
05/20/2017
"I come from a distance away because Dr. Finamore is an excellent Urogynacologist. Many times, I have recommended to friends to travel the distance for the best possible care and information when they are dealing with issues in this specialty."
04/27/2017
"I am sorry I waited so long to go from a previous experience with this speciality physician. Had I known of this quality & good care/knowledge, I could have helped my issue and saved much pain, stress and other things."
04/27/2017
"Great experience."
03/02/2017
"Good experience."
11/10/2016
"Dr. Finamore has given me confidence that my problem can be resolved using his skills."
11/07/2016
"He inspired confidence."
11/01/2016
"I felt very confident in the care and treatment provided by this Dr. Finamore."
10/04/2016
"Dr Finemore has always taken time to discuss issues"
09/19/2016
"i have followed this doctor from another practice. he is the best"
09/13/2016
"Dr. Finamore always treats me with respect & explains very well."
08/01/2016
"Dr. Finamore is a very knowledgeable, concerned health care provider with the ability to 'think outside the box.'"
07/15/2016
"Good experience."
05/03/2016
"I have already recommended Dr. Finamore to my cousin who is an R.N."
04/22/2016
"very good"
04/01/2016
"I liked Dr. Finamore very much. He was knowledgeable, personable, listened to me & explained everything to me."
03/24/2016
"He is the best doctor I've been with! Couldn't ask for better!"
01/11/2016
"Very, very pleased with doctor."
12/12/2015
"THE VERY BEST"
09/23/2015
"His professionalism and kindness made me feel quite comfortable. He's a good guy!"
09/11/2015
"Very graphic presentation of current status & projected changes with surgery."
08/28/2015
"Recommended my sister."
07/22/2015
"Dr. Finamore is a wonderful dr. So knowledgeable & I know be can help me."
07/17/2015
"One of the best doctors ever. Really listens!!"
07/15/2015
"I already recommend him to a few people!"
07/13/2015
"Dr. Finamore is a wonderful surgeon and a caring person. He make life much easier for me. I no longer have to look around for the bathroom."
06/18/2015
"Dr. answered all my questions thoroughly and made me feel very comfortable."
06/01/2015
"Good."
05/20/2015
"I like that he told me what he was going to do and what I was going to feel."
04/30/2015
"Dr. Finamore is an excellent surgeon who performed surgery on the DAY of super storm Sandy."
04/10/2015
"Everyone was wonderful."
04/09/2015
"Good experience."
02/25/2015
"I thank God for him!"
02/13/2015
"Will gladly. Recommend my provider. Very thorough physician."
11/13/2014
"Dr. Finamore was one of the best doctors I have ever been to. Impressive care!"
11/03/2014
"He is the only doctor who knew what horrific pain I had and suffering for 2 yrs - After 2 days on this treatment I started to get out of this eye blinding pain! I LOVE him!!!"
08/28/2014
"I will recommend this office to others."
08/14/2014
"Good experience Dr. Finamore is a caring professional doctor."
07/17/2014
"I think so highly of Dr. Finamore that I followed him from his previous office to this new office."

In the news

In the news

In the news
Women and men who have pelvic pain or a pelvic floor dysfunction can seek relief from their symptoms and treatment at Northwell Health Physician Partners Urogynecology at Bay Shore...
Southside Hospital recently received the recognition of Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery (COERS) from the Surgical Review Corporation. Robotic surgery has been shown to have benefits for patients including a quicker recovery time, less bleeding and often a smaller incision...
BAY SHORE, NY ?" Many women think some urinary leakage is just a normal part of the aging process and something they can’t do much about, but there are several options to treat the various types of urinary leakage...
After years of suffering from pelvic pain that had progressed to the point where she was hesitant to even leave her house, J.M. is now living pain-free thanks to the pelvic floor specialists at the Women’s Pelvic Health Program of Suffolk County, part of North Shore-LIJ Health System...