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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 59

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Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital
100 High St
Buffalo, NY 14203

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Accepting new patients?

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Family Care Physicians PC
Family Care Physicians PC
61 Maple Rd
Buffalo, NY 14221
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    Dr. Palumbo's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Osteopathic Medicine and the Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    State University of New York at Buffalo, Family Practice
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    Buffalo State College, B.A. cum laude, Biology
    Graduated in 1987

    Other Education

    BCLS, ACLS
    Complete in 1991
    Board Certification, American Board of Family Practice
    Complete in 1994
    Federation Licensing Exam
    Complete in 1993
    Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse and Maltreatment
    Complete in 1991
    Infection Control Certficiation
    Complete in 1994
    National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners, Part 1
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Palumbo & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Palumbo's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Palumbo's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    17 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    17 responses

    Experience with Dr. Palumbo

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

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    Family Care Physicians PC
    61 Maple Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716) 565-1234 (Office)
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