Faculty Profiles

Barone, Steven

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Bass, Kathryn

MD, MBA, FACS, FAAP

Clinical Associate Professor, Surgeon: Oishei Children‘s Hospital

Specialty/Research Focus: Pediatric Surgery
Berndtson, Jeffrey

M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor/ Department of Surgery

Blochle, Raphael

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Vascular
Bonner, Keisha

MD

Transplant Surgeon

Brewer, Jeffrey

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Burn; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Surgery - Trauma
Butsch, John

BA,MS, MD, FACS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bariatric Surgery; Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic
Cherr, Gregory

MD

Associate Professor, Assistant Dean for GME

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery - Vascular; Surgery - Endovascular
Chopko, Michael

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Associate Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery; Surgery - Trauma
Cohen, Franklin

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Community Surgeons

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery
Cooper, Clairice

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgery - Laparoscopic
Demmy, Todd

MD, FACS, FCCP

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiopulmonary physiology; Surgery; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery; Thoracic Surgery; Regulation of metabolism
Dexter, Elisabeth

MD, BS

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Thoracic Surgery
Dosluoglu, Hasan

MD

Associate Professor, Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Vascular
Dryjski, Maciej

MD, PhD

Professor of Surgery, , Medical Director for Vascular/Endovascular Surgery, Kaleida Health

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery - Endovascular; Surgery - Vascular
Edge, Stephen

MD, FACS, FASCO

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Flynn, Jr., William

MD

Chief, Division of Critical Care, Associate Professor, Program Director: Critical Care Fellowship

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Burn; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Surgery - Trauma; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery
Fung, Eleanor

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gajdos, Csaba

MD, FACS

Clinical Associate Professor, Chief of General Surgery at the Buffalo VAMC

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Gibbs, John

MD

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

Glick, Philip

MD, MBA, FACS, FAAP, FRCS

Professor of Surgery and Management, Liason for Health Sciences Schools and School of Management for MBA Programs

Specialty/Research Focus: Pediatric Surgery; Pediatric Urology; Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Fetal Surgery; Minimally Invasive Surgery
Guo, Weidun Alan

MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Clinical Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery - Laparoscopic; Surgery - Trauma; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery
Harmon, Carroll

MD

John E. Fisher Chair in Pediatric Surgery, Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Program, Chief of Surgery: Kaleida Health, Surgeon: Oishei Children‘s Hospital

Harris, Linda

MD

Program Director Vascular Surgery, Professor of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Vascular; Surgery - Endovascular
Hennon, Mark

MD, FACS

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Hochwald, Steven

MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery, Roswell Park Chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vice Chair of Department of Surgical Oncology (Roswell Park)

Hoffman, Aaron

MD, FACS

Clinical Associate Professor, Division Chief of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Site Chief: Buffalo General Hospital

Specialty/Research Focus: Bariatric Surgery; Gastrointestinal Surgery; Robotic Surgery; Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic
Hohn, David

MD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Huang, Miriam

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Ito, Fumito

MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery / Associate Professor of Oncology - Dept. of Surgery / Surgical Oncology

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Gene therapy; Immunology; Stem Cells
Jordan, Jeffrey

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Gastrointestinal Surgery; Infectious Disease; Immunology; Microbial Pathogenesis; Molecular Basis of Disease
Kane, III, John

MD, BS, FACS

Associate Professor GFT

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Kappus, Mojdeh

Clinical Assistant Professor

Kayler, Liise

MD, MS, FACS

Program Director Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Chief of the Division of Transplant Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Transplantation; Surgery - Transplant
Khan, Sikandar

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery - Vascular; Surgery - Endovascular
Lautner, Meeghan

MD, MSc

Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Surgery. Chief of Breast Surgery for Kaleida Health

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Li, Carlos

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiothoracic Surgery
Loree, Thom

MD, FACS

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Surgery
Lukan, James

MD

Clinical Associate Professor, General Surgery Residency Program Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery; Surgery - Vascular; Surgery - Burn
Moore, Molly

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medical Student Clerkship Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Minimally Invasive Surgery; Robotic Surgery; Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery
Nava, Hector

MD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Nwogu, Chukwumere

MD, PhD, FACS

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Thoracic Surgery
Ortolani, John

MD

Assistant Professor, Colon & Rectal Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Colon and Rectal Surgery/Gastrointestinal; Surgery
Panchal, Ajay

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery
Posner, Alan

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Bariatric Surgery; Robotic Surgery
Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Vascular; Surgery - Endovascular
Rothstein, David

MD, MS

Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, Associate Professor of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Pediatric Surgery; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery
Sanders, Christina

DO, FACS, FACOS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Bariatric Surgery; Surgery
Schwaitzberg, Steven

MD

Professor and Chairman - Department of Surgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Laparoscopic; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Gastrointestinal Surgery; Robotic Surgery; Endocrine Surgery
Schwarz, Roderich

MD

Attending Surgeon, GI/Endocrine Oncology

Skitzki, Joseph

MD, FACS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Surgery
Takabe, Kazuaki

MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Oncology, Alfiero Foundation Chair and Clinical Chief of Breast Surgery for Roswell Park

Vali, Kaveh

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgeon: Oishei Children‘s Hospital

Specialty/Research Focus: Pediatric Surgery; Surgery
Yendamuri, Sai

MD

Associate Professor, Chief of Thoracic Surgery for Roswell Park

Specialty/Research Focus: Thoracic Surgery
Zaaroura, Ahmad

MD, FACS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Surgery; Surgery - Transplant; Transplantation