Benjamin Koenig

Benjamin O. Koenig

Benjamin O. Koenig MD

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine


Professional Summary:

Dr. Koenig is a full-time, board certified Emergency Physician at Buffalo General Medical Center. He has been a member of the SUNY at Buffalo department of Emergency Medicine teaching faculty since joining in 2001. He has served as director of the observation unit at Buffalo General for 7 years. Before that, he practiced community emergency medicine in Michigan and completed residency training at William Beaumont Hospital. He completed degrees in Medicine and Biochemical Pharmacology at the University at Buffalo. He values excellent patient care and is honored to be able to teach outstanding students and residents. He hopes to help shape the future generation of physicians.


Emergency Medicine

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Buffalo General

Education and Training:

  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital (2000)
  • MD, State University of New York at Buffalo (1997)
  • BS, Biochemical Pharmacology, State University of New York at Buffalo (1993)
  • Diplomate, American College of Emergency Medicine

Awards and Honors:

  • Attending of the Year, University at Buffalo, Department of Emergency Medicine (2012)
  • Dean's Letter of Commendation (1995)
  • Patient Medication Information Award (1995)
  • Gibson Anatomical Honor Society (1995)
  • Dean's Letter of Commendation (1994)
  • Honors Scholar, University at Buffalo (1993)

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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