Shamim Islam

Shamim M. Islam

Shamim M. Islam MD, DTM&H

UBMD Pediatrics


Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Pediatrics

Accepting new patients


Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics

Patients Treated:

Children, Adolescents

Additional Languages:

Basic French, Intermediate Spanish, Fluent Bengali

Physician Gender:



UBMD Pediatrics Outpatient Center
1001 Main Street
4th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14203
Office Hours: Tuesday: 8:00 am-12:00 pm; Wednesday: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Phone: (716) 323-0150
Fax: (716) 323-0296
Accepting new patients

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
  • MVP Healthcare
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • WellCare
  • Workers Comp

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Education and Training:

  • Certificate, Medical Educators, Royal College of Physicians (2019)
  • Certificate, Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases, University of Washington Summer Institute (2011)
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children‘s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (2011)
  • Certificate, Fundamentals of Healthcare Epidemiology: Essentials for Preventing Healthca, Infectious Diseases Society of America/Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (2010)
  • Certificate, Case Management of the Complicated Tropical Medicine Patient, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2010)
  • Fellowship, Disease Control Activities, Francis J. Curry National Tuberculosis Center (2010)
  • Certificate, Infection Control Fellows Course, Infectious Diseases Society of America/Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (2009)
  • Certificate, Summer Clinical Research Workshop, University of California, San Francisco (2009)
  • Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (2006)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco (2005)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco (2003)
  • MD, Medicine, Cornell University Weill Medical College (2002)
  • BS, Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1996)

Awards and Honors:

  • Buffalo Spree Magazine: Top Doctors in Western New York (2020)
  • University of Washington: Summer Institute on Statistics and Modeling of Infectious Diseases Scholarship (2011)

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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