Jahan Porhomayon

Jahan Porhomayon

Jahan Porhomayon MD, FCCP, FCCM

UBMD Anesthesiology


Anesthesiology; Cardiac pharmacology; Critical Care Medicine

Hospital-based provider only

Professional Summary:

My clinical practice focuses on the management of critically ill patients, working in intensive care unit at the VAMC. I previously Practiced at the Rochester General Hospital, as the medical director of surgical critical care services.The experience equipped me with a wealth of expertise in caring for individuals from diverse medical and surgical conditions from around the world. I am responsible for the hospital care of patients at VAMC, where I work with anesthesiology, medicine,pulmonary critical care and cardothoracic anesthesia fellows. I provide complete inpatient management of critically adults adults. I enjoy teaching and research components of my faculty role, which include mentoring students, working with pre-med and medical students, and conducting research projects centering on management of critically adult population. I am collaborating with other medical professionals at the VAMC to conduct clinical trials as well as conducting original ressearch in critical care medicine. As of 2014, I am the medical Co-director of the medical intensive care unit and provide frequent consulation for clinicians engaging in translational and clinical research. My research focus mostly is centered on perioperative management of patient with obstructive sleep apnea.


Anesthesiology, Cardiac pharmacology, Critical Care Medicine

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • VA Medical Center

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Certification, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Board Certification, American Board of Anesthesiology/Certificate of added qualification in critical care medicine
  • Board Certification, American Board of Family medicine
  • Certification, Royal College of Physicians

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, American college of chest medicine
  • Fellowship, American college of critical care physician
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Rochester
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, New York Medical college
  • Residency, Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey
  • MD, Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine, Universidad Tech de Santiago

Awards and Honors:

  • Certified in business Administration (2008)
  • Fellow of American college of chest physiaicn (2008)

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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