David A. Sherris, MD.

As chair, David A. Sherris, MD, ensures that our department has excellent training opportunities, and he leads a faculty committed to research and first-class patient care.

Welcome to the Department of Otolaryngology in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

The Department of Otolaryngology is a clinical department of the University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. The department conducts its program at various sites within Buffalo.

The Otolaryngology Residency training program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. Extensions of the department provide training at locations such as Buffalo Hearing and Speech Center, the Departments of Neurosurgery, Allergy/Immunology, Emergency Medicine, Pathology, and Anesthesia.

  • Employment Opportunities
    We offer you the opportunity to work in a variety of university and clinical partnership environments.
  • Hospital and Institute Affiliations
    Our faculty members provide care in a variety of settings to patients of all ages across the socioeconomic spectrum.
  • About Buffalo
    Our region is characterized by a neighborly way of life, an unpretentious nature and spirited loyalty among residents.
  • Contact Us
    We are available to answer your questions about all of our departmental programs and activities.

Diversity Statement

The Department of Otolaryngology recognizes the importance of diversity and inclusion in every aspect of medical education and practice. We believe diversity of background, perspective, and life experience enriches us all. We are committed to ensuring a welcoming and supportive environment where all individuals - faculty, fellows, students, staff, and members of the community we serve - feel valued and empowered to succeed and thrive.