Divisions

Adolescent Medicine

The Division of Adolescent Medicine offers specialized and multidisciplinary services for young people ages 12-25. Our diverse staff provide services focused on the health and psychosocial needs of adolescents and young adults.

Research

Our division has significant experience working in the field of public health. Our faculty participate in:

  • “Youth-Link,” a New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute program that has as its primary objective the identification and linkage into medical care of HIV-positive adolescents and young adults ages 12-24, provided by the Division of Adolescent Medicine and the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Designated Center of Western New York at Oishei Children's Hospital. This project also cares for youth at risk, including disenfranchised youth and those who are hepatitis C positive, and provides follow-up medical care for those who have been victims of sexual assault and elect to go on post-exposure HIV prophylaxis. Project funding: 2002-present.
  • New York State Department of Health - Western New York Comprehensive Care Center for Eating Disorders, Center of Excellence: 2005-present
  • school health projects - providing management, clinical staff and supervision for three school-based clinics in the city of Buffalo
  • reviewing for academic journals, including Pediatrics and Journal of Adolescent Health

Clinical Care

Our division is part of UBMD Pediatrics, a member of UBMD Physicians' Group, the medical practice plan for the University at Buffalo. We see patients at the pediatric outpatient centers located in Amherst and Buffalo and provide inpatient consultations at Oishei Children's Hospital.

Our diverse staff provides specialized and multidisciplinary services focused on the health and psychosocial needs of adolescents and young adults, ages 12-25 years. Services include:

  • care for adolescent chronic disease
  • evaluation and treatment of eating disorders
  • evaluation and treatment of gynecologic problems
  • evaluation, second opinions and treatment for complex multifactorial/chronic conditions
  • evaluation, treatment and referral for alcohol and substance abuse
  • follow-up of post-sexual assault patients and management of post-HIV exposure
  • medical management and care coordination of mental health conditions
  • reproductive health care
  • routine HIV testing and risk reduction counseling and access to HIV specialized treatment program
  • testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)

Chief, Adolescent Medicine

Condino, Dalinda

Dalinda Condino, MD

Clinical Associate Professor and Division Chief, Adolescent Medicine

UBMD Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, 1001 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0050; Fax: (716) 323-0296

Email: dcondin@buffalo.edu

Contact

1001 Main Street
5th Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0050
Fax: (716) 323-0296