Amit Kandel

Amit Kandel

Amit Kandel MD, MBA

UBMD Neurology


Cerebrovascular (Stroke); General Neurology; Neurology

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Professional Summary:

I AM A NEUROLOGIST AND A CLINICAL RESEARCHER with significant expertise in stroke prevention and treatment from both individual patient and public health perspectives. My broad-based clinical experience in the U.S. and Nepal includes work in trauma centers, comprehensive stroke centers, emergency rooms, acute care / ICU, inpatient, and outpatient settings. My background is ideally suited for positions in hospital administration, stroke centers, health operation and management; and health system management and public health consultancy.

MY CURRENT RESEARCH FOCUS explores an area with both a high volume of stroke patients and stroke outcome and risk factors related to stroke. I also collaborate in multi-centric U.S. and worldwide research trials. Past research has been published in peer-reviewed pediatric, neurology, and general medical journals.

I SUPERVISE AND INSTRUCT medical students and residents; received multiple commendations for teaching excellence.

MY BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT KNOWLEDGE includes expertise in Finance, Accounting, Business Leadership, Health care strategy and Data Modeling.



Cerebrovascular (Stroke), General Neurology, Neurology

Additional Languages:

Intermediate Hindi, Fluent Nepali

Physician Gender:


Education and Training:

  • MBA, Business administration, State university of New York at Buffalo (2016)
  • MD, Medicine, The University of the State of New York ( Education Department) (2016)
  • Vascular Neurology Fellowship, Vascular Neurology, University at Buffalo (2012)
  • Residency, Neurology, University at Buffalo (2011)
  • Residency, Medicine, University at Buffalo (2008)
  • Rotational Internship, Medicine, Patan Hospital (2004)
  • MBBS, Medicine, Kathmandu University, Nepalgunj Medical College, Top Honors and Certificate of excellence (2004)

Awards and Honors:

  • Honors in MBA (2016)
  • Resident Teaching Award (2011)
  • Resident Teaching Award (2010)
  • Commendation for teaching Excellence (2010)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (2003)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (2002)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (2001)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (1999)

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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