Buffalo, New York

Dr. Chopko and ECMC are Asking for Blood Donations

Dr. Michael Chopko, Trauma and General Surgeon at ECMC, is asking for blood donations to help save lives.  ECMC works with ConnectLife, Western New York’s only community blood bank, ensuring that all blood donations stay local for patients in need.  It is vital ECMC’s trauma center and other surgical services have blood available at a moment’s notice. ECMC relies on ConnectLife to provide enough blood for the patients who need it. ConnectLife relies on generous donors to help ensure that blood is always available for our family, neighbors, and community.

Visit connectlifegiveblood.org to find a blood drive in your community.  Please consider donating today to help save a life right here in Western New York. One pint of blood can save up to three lives!

Neighborhood Blood Donation Centers:

  • Tonawanda
    • 96 Niagara Street, Tonawanda 14150
  • Southgate Plaza
    • 984 Union Road, West Seneca 14224
  • ConnectLife Headquarters
    • 4444 Bryant and Stratton Way, Williamsville 14221

Watch ECMC’s Medical Minute featuring Dr. Michael Chopko and Sarah Diina