James Hassett

James M. Hassett

James M. Hassett MD, BS

UBMD Surgery


Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery

Accepting new patients

Professional Summary:

My main area of expertise is in surgery, trauma and medical education.


Surgery, Surgery - Trauma, Surgical Critical Care - Surgery

Patients Treated:

Adults, Seniors/Elderly, Adolescents, Adults, Seniors/Elderly

Physician Gender:



UBMD Surgery
General Surgical Practice
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Office Hours: 0900-1200
Phone: 859 3556
Contact: Ann Jasinski
Accepting new patients

UBMD at Buffalo General Medical Center
ECMC Wound Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
Accepting new patients

UBMD Surgery
Buffalo General Medical Center
Department of Surgery
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Office Hours: 8:30-4:30
Phone: (716) 859-3911
Fax: (716) 859-4580
Contact: Ann Jasinski
Accepting new patients

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
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • NYS Medicaid
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • Workers Comp

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Surgery
  • License to Practice Medicine, New York State

Education and Training:

  • Residency, Surgery, University at Buffalo (1978)
  • MD, Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine, Illinois (1971)
  • BS, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY (1966)

Military Experience:

  • 1st Lieutenant, Navy (1972-1973)
    General Medical officer
  • 1st Lieutenant, Navy (1973-1974)
    Anesthesia training
  • Major, Navy (1974-1975)

Awards and Honors:

  • Alpha Omega Alpha (Faculty Member) (1995)
  • Fellow American College of Critical Care Medicine (1991)
  • Louis and Ruth Siegel Teaching Award (1984)
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons (1983)
  • C. P Chandra Outstanding Teacher Award (1982)

Research Profile:

This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician’s research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.

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