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Department of Family Medicine


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Joseph Quist, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Family Medicine

  • About

Joseph Quist, MD has been a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine since 1996. Since that time, Dr. Quist has served as a provided primary care physician for patients at Family Health Services.

Dr. Quist received the M.D. degree at the University of Ghana Medical School in 1979. From 1981 to 1987, he was a family physician in the United Kingdom. Dr. Quist moved to the United States and continued his medical training in Baltimore, completing an internship in internal medicine at St. Agnes Hospital and a residency in medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital. From 1992 to 1995, Dr. Quist completed fellowship training in Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

For most of Dr. Quist's time on the faculty at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, his primary appointment was in the Department of Medicine. In 2007, Dr. Quist's primary department became Family Medicine.