Richard Schifeling

Richard W. Schifeling

Richard W. Schifeling MD

UBMD Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine



Internal Medicine

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Buffalo General Medical Center

Insurance Accepted:

  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Better Health Plan, Inc. (HMO)
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • GHI
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • NYS Medicaid
  • Todays Options
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • WellCare
  • YourCare

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, Internal Medicine

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Michigan State University (1992)
  • Residency, SUNY Downstate Medical Center (1984)
  • MD, Rush University School of Medicine (1981)

Awards and Honors:

  • Gold Humanism Society (2017)
  • Steven Noyes M. D. Memorial Hospital Housestaff Award (2009)
  • Siegel Award for Excellence in Teaching (2009)
  • Western New York Society of Health-System Pharmacists Practitioner Award (2008)
  • American College of Physicians - Buffalo District President (2008)
  • White Coat Award: Department of Medicine Housestaff Award for Excellence (2004)
  • American College of Physicians - Fellow (2002)
  • Kaleida Health Golden Stethoscope Award (2000)
  • F. Carter Pannill Award: Department of Medicine Excellence (1992)

Research Profile:

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