Omar Alibrahim

Omar S. Alibrahim

Omar S. Alibrahim MD, FAAP

UBMD Pediatrics


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; Pediatrics

Hospital-based provider only


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics

Additional Languages:

Fluent Arabic

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Oishei Children‘s 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 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Education and Training:

  • Cert, Writing and Publishing High-Impact Research Manuscripts, University at Buffalo Office for Research Advancement (2018)
  • Cert, Maque-CardioHelp, Oishei Children's Hospital (2018)
  • Cert, Executive Development in Health Care Program, University at Buffalo School of Management (2016)
  • Cert, Simulation Methodology, University at Buffalo Behling Simulation Center (2011)
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care, University at Buffalo (2006)
  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, St. Joseph‘s Children‘s Hospital (2003)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, St. Joseph‘s Children‘s Hospital (2002)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, St. Joseph's Children's Hospital (2000)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Jordan University Hospital (1999)
  • Internship, Al Bashir Hospital (1998)
  • MBBS, Medicine/Surgery, Jordan University of Science and Technology (1997)

Awards and Honors:

  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Program Director of Excellence Award (2017)
  • Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo: United University Professions Discretionary Award (2017)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Attending of the Year in the Department of Pediatrics (2007)
  • St. Joseph's Children's Hospital: Award for Outstanding Resident in Intensive Care and Neonatology (2002)
  • St. Joseph‘s Children‘s Hospital: Award for Outstanding Pediatric Chief Resident (2002)
  • Jordan University of Science and Technology: Award for ranking 2nd in medical school class as 6th year medical student (1997)
  • Jordan University of Science and Technology: Award for ranking 7th in medical school class at graduation (1997)
  • Buffalo Spree Magazine: Top Doctors in Western New York (2019-2020)
  • Extracorporeal Life Support Organization: Award for Excellence in Life Support (2009, 2011, 2013, 2016)

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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