Brian Monaco

Brian A. Monaco

Brian A. Monaco MD, AEMUS, FACEP, RDMS

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine; Emergency Medicine – Point of Care Ultrasound


Professional Summary:

Dr. Monaco is certified in Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and as a physician Sonographer (RDMS). He completed his medical training, residency, and fellowship in Emergency Medicine and Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) at University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He is currently an Attending Physician at Buffalo General Medical Center and Erie County Medical Center, both Tertiary Care facilities. He has worked in the community at Millard Filmore Suburban Hospital and Eastern Niagara Hospital as well. Dr. Monaco serves as the Ultrasound Director and Fellowship Director at UBMD Emergency Medicine.


Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine – Point of Care Ultrasound

Physician Gender:


Education and Training:

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) (2028)
  • Fellowship, Emergency Ultrasound, University at Buffalo (2018)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo (2017)
  • MD, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine (2014)
  • BS, Biology, Hobart College (2010)
  • Certificate, BLS, ACLS, PALS, ALTS
  • Certificate, AEMUS : Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasonography Focus Practice Designation, ABEM
  • ARDMS Registered Physician Sonographer
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Course Instructor

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Clinician in Academic Division (2024)
  • Unsung Hero Award (2023)
  • Academic Attending of the Year, UBMD Emergency Medicine Residency (2021)
  • Golden Probe Award, UBMD Emergency Medicine Residency (2017)
  • Scholastic Award, UB Department of Emergency Medicine (2014)

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.

UBMD News: