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.
With some of the highest trauma volumes in New York State, ECMC represents all of our residency trauma experience along with extensive rotations in the Trauma Intensive Care Unit. ECMC has a high volume of both penetrating and blunt force trauma. Vascular, plastics, and burn rotations also take place at ECMC.