Cynthia Teerlinck, MD

Family Medicine

Thompson Health Canandaigua Family Practice


  • B.S., Physician Assistant Studies, Gannon University, Erie, PA

Work Experience:

  • Physician’s Assistant, Canandaigua Family Practice, Canandaigua, NY (July 2023-present)
  • Physician’s Assistant, Naples Valley Family Practice, Naples & Canandaigua, NY (2004-July 2023)
  • NYS Department of Health, Medical Expert for the NYSDOH Office of Professional Medical Conduct (2015-present)
  • Physician’s Assistant, Canandaigua Medical Group, Canandaigua, NY (1996-2000)
  • Physician’s Assistant, New York Heart Center Cardiovascular Specialists, Syracuse, NY (1993-1995)
  • Surgical Physician’s Assistant, Saint Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, NY (1988-1993)


  • Board Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

When not seeing patients, Colleen enjoys spending time outside running, gardening, camping, and hiking. She enjoys spending time cooking with her friends and family and is active in the Boy Scouts of America, at both the local and district levels. She is also active in her church and has taught religious education and served on the Parish Council.

Office Phone:

Colleen Foote, PA-C, Canandaigua Family Medicine

Canandaigua Family Practice

~Part of F.F. Thompson Hospital

3170 West Street, Suite 275
2nd floor, entrance is in the back of the building
Canandaigua, NY 14424

Phone: (585) 396-6990
Fax: (585) 393-1213