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Sara                           Berkelhamer

Sara K. Berkelhamer MD

UBMD Pediatrics


Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; Neonatology; Pediatrics




Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Neonatology, Pediatrics

Physician Gender:


Location and Insurance

Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo
  • Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital
Insurance Accepted:
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Coventry
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Independent Health Medisource
  • Lifetime Benefit Solutions / RMSCO
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Healthcare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • WellCare
  • Workers Comp
  • YourCare


Board Certifications:
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Harvard University (2006)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Seattle Children‘s Hospital (2003)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Seattle Children‘s Hospital (2002)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Selian Lutheran Hospital (2001)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Seattle Children‘s Hospital (2000)
  • MD, Medicine, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, with Honors (1999)
  • BA, Human Biology, Stanford University (1994)
Awards and Honors:
  • Northwestern University Pediatric Residency Program: Resident Teaching Award (2013)
  • Children‘s Memorial Hospital: Advocacy Award (2012)
  • Children‘s Memorial Hospital: Advocacy Award (2011)
  • Perinatal Research Society: Young Investigator's Travel Award (2011)
  • National Resuscitation Program: Young Investigator‘s Award (2011)
  • Children‘s Research Fund: Foundation Award (2011)
  • Pediatric Academic Societies: Young Investigator‘s Travel Award (2006)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (1998)
  • Pritzker School of Medicine: Fentress Research Award (1998)


Research Profile:

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