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Priyanka                       Patnaik

Priyanka Patnaik MD

UBMD Family Medicine

Specialties

Family Medicine

 

Overview

Professional Summary:

I provide outpatient primary care service at Jefferson Family Medicine . I treat patients with multiple chronic medical problems such as diabetes, hypertension, obesity and high cholesterol, providing proactive, preventative and compassionate care for these complex cases. My practice emphasizes coordinating care across interdisciplinary teams and helping patients make therapeutic lifestyle changes through diet, exercise and weight loss. I take great pleasure in working with diverse, under served patients, including patients with mental illnesses, helping them understand their disease, overcome barriers to treatment and address the causes of noncompliance.


I am passionate about teaching and education. I provide mentoring, teaching and supervision for medical students and the residents at our clinic. My goal is to create great leaders and excellent physicians for the future.

Specialties:

Family Medicine

Patients Treated:

Children, Adolescents, Adults, Seniors/Elderly

Physician Gender:

Female


Location and Insurance

Appointments:
UBMD Family Medicine at Jefferson
1315 Jefferson Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14208
Office Hours: Mon: 8:30am-6:30pm Tue-Fri: 8:30am-4:30pm Sat: Limited hours
Phone: (716) 332-3797
Fax: (716) 332-4247
Contact: Irvette Bittles
Accepting new patients

Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):
  • Women and Childrens Hospital
  • Buffalo General Medical Center
Insurance Accepted:
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • GHI
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Healthcare
  • Nova
  • NYS Medicaid
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • YourCare

Credentials

Education and Training:
  • MBBS, MKCG Medical College (2002)

Research

Research Profile:

This UBMD clinician teaches at the University at Buffalo's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Learn more about this clinician’s research and teaching activities. View credentials, publications, professional involvement and more.