General Internal Medicine

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.

  • 2/6/17
    Our faculty have distinguished themselves as innovative researchers, dedicated teachers and trusted clinicians.
  • 2/6/17
    Whether you’re a medical student or resident, we’re committed to furthering your interests and skills in general internal medicine.
  • 2/6/17
    Our pursuit of groundbreaking research in general internal medicine complements our division’s commitment to excellence in clinical care and education.
  • 2/6/17
    Every day, our physicians dedicate themselves to raising the standard of care in general internal medicine.
  • 2/6/17
    Read the latest news and media coverage about our division, faculty and research.
  • 2/6/17
    Learn about upcoming events in our division.
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    Contact us if you have questions about our division.

Contact Us

  • Interim Chief of Hospitalist Medicine at BGMC

    Ahmad, Misbah

    D2-76 Buffalo General Hospital Buffalo, NY 14203


  • Interim Chief of Hospitalist Medicine at ECMC

    Clifton, Vernon

    Vernon Clifton, MD, MBA, FACP

    Clinical Assistant Professor

    Erie County Medical Center 462 Grider St DK Miller Bldg Buffalo, NY 14215

    Phone: 716-898-4017; Fax: 716-898-4493


  • Interim Chief of Outpatient Medicine at ECMC

    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


  • Interim Chief of Outpatient Medicine at Hertel Elmwood Internal Medicine

    Anand, Renata

    900 Hertel Avenue Buffalo, NY 14216

    Phone: 716-871-1571; Fax: 716-871-1580