This 583-bed medical center is one of the area’s leading health care providers. It serves as a regional center for trauma, burns, rehabilitation and cardiac care and is the region’s largest safety-net hospital.
Located on the eastern side of Buffalo, this 583-bed acute care center admits patients from the local urban area, as well as a wide referral range that encompasses all eight counties of Western New York.
ECMC is a verified Level 1 Adult Trauma Center and a regional center for burn care, behavioral health services, transplantation, medical oncology and head & neck cancer care, and rehabilitation.
Case presentations span the range of disease states in internal medicine and general surgery, with many critically ill cases.
You can expect to become familiar with Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) throughout your five years in our program. We cover all subspecialties at this training site.
You’ll rotate through several areas of the medical center, including:
Our shoulder and elbow service conducts between 60 to 90 outpatient office visits and eight to 10 surgical procedures weekly at ECMC.
At this site, you can expect to:
Faculty at ECMC have expertise in areas including: