General Internal Medicine

John Fudyma, MD.

“We are focused on training the next generation of physicians to care for the health and well-being of the Western New York community,” says interim division chief John R. Fudyma, MD.

The Division of General Internal Medicine is committed to improving the health and well-being of the Western New York community through the delivery of high quality and effective health care that is distinguished by excellence, innovation, integrity, collaboration and compassion.

In recognition of this commitment, our division has a unique academic mission of training the next generation of physicians through education, patient-oriented research and a scholarly approach to clinical practice.

General internal medicine faculty and their trainees are dedicated to improving the health of their individual patients and the larger community.

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  • Education & Training
    Whether you’re a medical student or resident, we’re committed to furthering your interests and skills in general internal medicine.
  • Research
    Our pursuit of groundbreaking research in general internal medicine complements our division’s commitment to excellence in clinical care and education.
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    Every day, our physicians dedicate themselves to raising the standard of care in general internal medicine.
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Contact Us

  • Interim Chief, General Internal Medicine

    Fudyma, John

    John Fudyma, MD, MPH, FACP

    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

    ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER 462 Grider St Buffalo, NY 14215

    Phone: 716-898-4529; Fax: 716-898-3928


  • Director of Hospitalist Medicine

    Fenire, Mahmoud

    Mahmoud Fenire, MD

    Hospitalist-Internal Medicine

    D2-76 Buffalo General Hospital Buffalo, NY 14203

    Phone: 716-859-7643; Fax: 716-859-4585


  • Site Director for Internal Medicine, ECMC Outpatient Clinic

    Rich, Ellen

    Ellen Rich, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor

    Erie County Medical Center Internal Medicine Clinic 462 Grider Street - Suite 15 Buffalo, NY 14215

    Phone: (716) 898-3152; Fax: (716) 898-5352


  • Site Director for Hertel Elmwood Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic

    Anand, Renata

    Renata Anand, MD

    Assistant Professor Medical Director

    900 Hertel Avenue Buffalo, NY 14216

    Phone: 716-871-1571; Fax: 716-859-9010