Michael Chopko

Michael S. Chopko

Michael S. Chopko MD

UBMD Surgery


Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery

Accepting new patients


Surgery, Surgery - Trauma, Surgical Critical Care - Surgery

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Erie County Medical Center
Department of Surgery
462 Grider Street
DK Miller Building, Third Floor
Buffalo, NY 14215
Office Hours: 8:30-4:30
Phone: (716) 898-5104
Fax: (716) 898-3194
Contact: Julie Nowacki
Accepting new patients

UBMD Surgery
UBMD Surgery Northtowns Office
1150 Youngs Road
Suite 108
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: (716) 898-5104
Fax: (716) 898-3194
Contact: Julie Nowacki
Accepting new patients

Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Kaleida Health - Millard Fillmore Suburban
  • Erie County Medical Center

Insurance Accepted:

  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • 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:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
  • License to Practice, New York State

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, University of Rochester (2010)
  • Residency, General Surgery, University at Buffalo (2009)
  • Internship, General Surgery, Saint Louis University (2005)
  • MD, University at Buffalo (2004)
  • BS, Biology, State University of New York at Geneseo (2000)
  • Residency, University at Buffalo

Awards and Honors:

  • Resident Teacher of the Year Award (2009)

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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