Infectious Diseases

Oscar Gomez.

Division chief Oscar G. Gómez, MD, PhD.

The Division of Infectious Diseases provides consultations on patients with infectious diseases and conduct research in clinical microbiology, virology and immunology.


Our division is actively involved in the education of both residents and medical students. Our fellows play an integral role in educating these rotating trainees.


Our division is involved in the clinical investigation of infectious diseases and in basic science research in bacterial and viral immunology.

Additionally, we work closely with the Bacteriology, Virology and Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories on the development and application of new diagnostic tests. Current projects focus on immune responses to HIV, Clostridium difficile, Staphylococcal infections, extended spectrum beta-lactamase producing gram-negative organisms and immune responses during Kawasaki disease.

Clinical Care

Our division consists of pediatric infectious disease specialists who are available to help manage the complete spectrum of infectious diseases common to children.

Chief, Infectious Diseases

Gómez, Oscar

Oscar Gómez, MD, PhD

Associate Professor and Division Chief, Infectious Diseases

UBMD Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, 1001 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0150; Fax: (716) 323-0296

Email: oscargom@buffalo.edu


1001 Main Street
5th Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0150
Fax: (716) 323-0296