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Women’s Vascular Summit: Dr. Linda Harris featured on Cover of Vascular Specialists

Ahead of the 2023 Women’s Vascular Summit, held in Buffalo, N. Y., Dr. Linda Harris was featured on the cover of Vascular Specialists, a national magazine. Dr. Harris is the founder and Director of the Women’s Vascular Summit. She found the summit for two main reasons: delving deeper into the issues that surround women’s vascular…
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UBMD Surgeons visit Korean innovators to plan a clinical trial for rectal cancer patients

UBMD Surgeons Dr. Gene Yang, General Surgeon; Chairman of the Department of Surgery Dr. Steven Schwaitzberg, General Surgeon; and Dr. Mark Falvo, Colorectal Surgeon, are visiting with surgical innovators in Korea. Together they are working on launching a clinical trial that will be conducted at the University of Buffalo to prevent the need for ileostomy…
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November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and 2 on Your Side is partnering with UBMD Surgery to offer help. Equipped with the latest technology and detection of treatment of lung cancers, UBMD Surgery’s team of thoracic specialists provides comprehensive care that treats the patient, not just the cancer. People may not experience symptoms, so early…
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Foot Clinic for Low-Income Buffalo Neighborhoods

Join Vascular Surgeon Linda Harris, MD, and UB Medical Students for Kickstart Buffalo Foot Clinic on Saturday, October 29th from 11 AM – 2 PM at St. James House of Prayers on Michigan Avenue. This effort is to help the city’s low-income community who suffer from poor foot care. The pastor of the church, Larry…
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Breast Cancer Medical Minute with Stuti Tambar MD

Spend a Breast Cancer Medical Minute with Kaleida Health. Stuti Tambar, MD, FACS is a Breast Surgeon with Great Lakes Cancer Care Collaborative and UBMD Surgery. The Core biopsy is different from most other biopsies performed on the body in the sense as it is a bigger sample that is taken out of the breast. …
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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Join Dr. Stuti Tambar, Breast Surgeon with UBMD Surgery, and the Great Lakes Cancer Care Collaborative (GLCCC) team for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.  This year’s walk will take place on Saturday, October 22nd at the Outer Harbor, 225 Fuhrmann Boulevard, Buffalo, NY 14203. While this particular walk raises funds that support breast…
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Vascular Disease Medical Minute with Brittany Montross MD

Spend a Vascular Disease Medical Minute with Kaleida Health. Brittany Montross, MD, RPVI, is a vascular surgeon with Kaleida Health and UBMD Surgery at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. Vascular disease can have anything to do with blood vessels, arteries, and veins.  As a vascular surgeon, we operate on any arteries outside of the heart or…
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Bariatric Surgery Medical Minute with Kaleida Health

Spend a Bariatric Surgery Medical Minute with Kaleida Health. Dr. Alan Posner, MD, FACS, the Director of Bariatric Surgery for Kaleida Health, and surgeon with UBMD Surgery talks more about Bariatric Surgery. Many patients struggle to lose weight and reach a healthy weight. For patients who fail to diet and exercise, weight loss surgery can…
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Cancer Prevention for People Living with HIV

Cancer Prevention for People Living with HIV Continuing Education Course

Erie County Medical Center and Great Lakes Cancer Care Collaborative are proud to present Cancer Prevention for People Living with HIV Continuing Education Course.  UBMD Surgery is in collaboration with Great Lakes Cancer Care Collaborative and will have 2 surgeons speaking as experts on the panel. The FREE continuing education course will take place on…
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Vascular Surgeon Provides Help for Spider Veins

The appearance of spider veins might not be solely cosmetic, they often cause pain and can be associated with underlying varicose veins and other vascular health concerns.  Brittany Montross, a vascular surgeon with UBMD Surgery, provides help to patients who suffer from spider veins. Spider veins appear on the legs and face, but can develop…
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