Your role as an addiction medicine physician extends beyond the walls of a clinic, rehabilitation facility or hospital. You will become an active participant in drug court and witness what your patients struggle through with the criminal justice system.
Emergency rooms are an essential access point for patients struggling with substance use disorders. In this rotation, you will work side by side with ER physicians and social workers to provide treatment and prevention initiatives to patients.
A challenge facing physicians nationwide is the approach to chronic pain with or without comorbid substance use. This rotation offers a variety of experiences giving you exposure to pharmacologic, physical, and behavioral treatment options for chronic pain management.
In a city as diverse as Buffalo, you can always find something fun to do, whether it’s taking a leisurely walk in one of our glorious Olmsted-designed parks or taking in a thought-provoking work of art at one of dozens of galleries.