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Gregory                        Cherr

Gregory Cherr MD

Department of Surgery

Associate Professor, General Surgery Residency Program Director, Vice-Chair for Education

Specialty/Research Focus

Surgery - Endovascular; Surgery - Vascular


Education and Training:
  • MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston
  • BA, University of Virginia, Charlottesville
  • Internship, New England Medical Center, Boston
  • Residency, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Pathobiology of Vascular Disease Program, Hypertension and Vascular Disease Center, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem
  • Fellowship, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center (1999–2001)
Awards and Honors:
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award (2008)
  • American College of Surgeons Health Policy Scholarship (2005)

Research Expertise:
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm repair: Open and Endovascular
  • Arteriovenous Access for Dialysis
  • Complex aortic and mesentric arterial repair
  • Endovascular AAA Repair
  • Medical Education
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease: Open, endovascular and medical management
  • Renal Artery Disease: Open and Endovascular treatment
Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • July 2006–June 2008
    Dennis W. Jahnigen Career Development Scholars Award
    American Geriatrics Society
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • September 2003–August 2007
    UB Geriatric Center of Excellence
    Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Grant
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • October 2004–September 2005
    Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Grant for Evidence Based Medicine
    Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • July 1999–June 2001
    Pathobiology of Vascular Disease Program
    Role: Co-Investigator

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Professional Memberships:
  • Association of Program Directors in Surgery (2010–present)
  • Society of University Surgeons (2010–present)
  • Gold Humanism Society (2009–present)
  • Central Surgical Association (2009–present)
  • Gross Medical Society (2009–present)
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons (2007–present)
  • American Geriatric Society (2006–present)
  • Eastern Vascular Society (2005–present)
  • Society for Vascular Surgery (2005–present)
  • Association for Academic Surgery (2004–present)
  • Association for Surgical Education (2004–present)
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society (2003–present)
  • Bowman Gray Surgical Society (1999–present)
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Contact Information

Buffalo General Medical Center
Department of Vascular Surgery B-7
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 859-2810
Fax: (716) 859-4580

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