Dr. Bauer received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University and her medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, N.C. She completed her residency at the University of North Carolina hospitals, and subsequently worked at Duke University Medical Center for a year in the pediatric endocrinology department. She moved to Rochester from Pittsburgh, PA, where she worked for three years in a private practice. A board certified pediatrician and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Bauer continues to have a special interest in endocrinology, including issues related to growth and development. She has a clinical appointment at the University of Rochester. Dr. Bauer is fluent in German and Spanish and enjoys traveling abroad with her husband and two children.