Cynthia Pristach

Cynthia A. Pristach

Cynthia A. Pristach MD

UBMD Psychiatry



Not accepting new patients



Patients Treated:

Adults, Seniors/Elderly

Physician Gender:



UBMD Psychiatry
University Psychiatric Practice, Inc., Erie County Medical Center, Inc.
462 Grider St.
Buffalo, New York 14215
Phone: 898-4221
Fax: 898-4538
Contact: Carol
Not accepting new patients

Insurance Accepted:
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Independent Health Medisource
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Nofault
  • Railroad Medicare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • Workers Comp

Education and Training:

  • MD, Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo (1983)
  • BS, Biology, Niagara University, Summa Cum Laude (1979)

Awards and Honors:

  • Article selected for the Annual Meeting of Academic Psychiatry Special Article Collection (2023)
  • Department of Psychiatry Award for Outstanding Contributions to Medical Student Education (2020)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society Faculty InducteeThe Arnold P. Gold Foundation, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Chapter (2015)
  • Victor J. Teichner Award, American (2013)
  • Dr. Josie Olympia Award (2009)
  • Royal College of Physicians Educator Accreditation (2008)
  • Certificate of Recognition, Career Services Division of Student Affairs (2005)
  • Department of Psychiatry Recognition Award (2004)
  • Bruno Lima Award (2004)
  • Distinguished Fellow (2003)
  • Mentor of the Year Award (2001)
  • Mentor of the Year Award (2000)
  • Seventh Annual Nancy C.A. Roseske, M.D. Certificate of Recognition for Exce (1997)
  • Mentor of the Year Award (1995)
  • Mentor of the Year Award (1994)
  • Outstanding Teaching Award (1990)

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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