Joseph Bart

Joseph A. Bart

Joseph A. Bart DO, FACEP, FAEMS

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medical Services; Emergency Medicine

Hospital-based provider only

Professional Summary:

Dr. Bart is dual-board certified in Emergency Medicine and EMS with specialty training in several areas of operational Emergency services. After completing residency at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo and Dr. Bart received fellowship training in Emergency Medical Services through SUNY at Buffalo. Currently, Dr. Bart works as an attending physician in the Emergency Department at the Erie County Medical Center and work with local and state EMS organizations on protocol, policy and operational performance. Dr. Bart is and assistant clinical professor/faculty for the Emergency medicine residency and EMS fellowship through SUNY at Buffalo. Dr. Bart currently provides medical direction to the Buffalo Fire Department and several other ALS and BLS local agencies.

Dr. Bart was a main contributor to the creation/invention of Mobilize Medical Systems before its acquisition by ZOLL Medical in 2019. Dr. Bart remains a consultant now working with ZOLL on Mobilize and other projects.

In addition, Dr. Bart is the Director of EMS operations for UB|MD Emergency medicine and operate as a field physician with the Buffalo Fire department and surrounding communities. Previously, a TEMS provider (Buffalo Police SWAT/Erie County SWAT/Niagara County ERT) and subject matter expert/instructor for the National Center of Security and Preparedness – delivering operational training programs for response to high consequence domestic events through the New York State Preparedness training center for several years. Dr. Bart is also a former certified Athletic Trainer with high school and collegiate experience.


Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Medicine

Patients Treated:

Children, Adolescents, Adults, Seniors/Elderly

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • VA ER

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Emergency Medicine
  • Certification, NAEMSP
  • Certification, New York State
  • Certification, NYS Dvision of Criminal Justice Services

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, State University of New York – Erie County Medical Center (2013)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, State University of New York – University at Buffalo (2012)
  • DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine - Bradenton, Florida (2009)
  • BS, Sports Medicine, Canisius College (2003)

Awards and Honors:

  • EMS Excellence Award, Buffalo Professional Firefighters Local 282 (2021)
  • Commissioners EMS Award, Buffalo Fire Department (2018)
  • Certificate of Appreciation - Distinguished Speaker, Homeland Security Conference (2017)
  • Distinguished Speaker Award, National Homeland Security Conference (2017)
  • Det. Sgt. Joseph Nigrelli Police Service Award, Buffalo Police PBA (2016)
  • EMS Physician of the Year, Wyoming and Erie County Regional EMS Council (2015)
  • Mayor's Civilian Award of Merit, Buffalo Police Department (2014)
  • Physician of Excellence - Vital Signs, Wyoming and Erie Emergency Medical Services Council (2014)
  • EMS Fellowship Recognition Award, NAEMSP (2014)

Innovations and Patents:

  • Portable Medical Triage Kit (2023)
  • First Aid Kit (2020)

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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