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Veetai                         Li

Veetai Li MD

UBMD Neurosurgery


Neurological Surgery



Professional Summary:

Dr. Li, a graduate of Albany Medical College, received his residency training in neurosurgery at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and his fellowship training in pediatric neurosurgery at Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh. He has an interest in the study and management of brain tumors in the pediatric population, developmental spine malformations, the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy, and the surgical treatments of patients with seizures. Dr. Li has authored many papers and book chapters on pediatric neurosurgical topics. He is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons, the Joint Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, and the Children‘s Oncology Group.


Neurological Surgery

Patients Treated:

Children, Adolescents

Physician Gender:


Location and Insurance

UBMD at Women and Childrens Hospital
Kaleida Health - Women and Children‘s Hospital
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: 878-7386
Fax: 888-3843
Contact: Nancy
Accepting new patients

Insurance Accepted:
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Independent Health Medisource
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • 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 Neurological Surgery
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery
Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh (1993)
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (1991)
  • Internship, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (1985)
  • MD, Albany Medical College (1984)
Awards and Honors:
  • Cum Laude Graduate, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine (1978)
  • James Bowdoin Scholar, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine (1975)


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.