Josette Teuscher

Josette A. Teuscher

Josette A. Teuscher MD

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medical Services; Emergency Medicine; Emergency Medicine – Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Pediatrics; Pediatrics

Hospital-based provider only

Professional Summary:

Dr. Teuscher serves as a full time Nocturnist in the Emergency Depts of the Buffalo General Medical Center and Oishei Children’s Hospital. She has additional duties as the Senior Regional Medical Director for American Medical Response (AMR) of WNY as well as Medical Director for the Kissing Bridge Ski Patrol. Her professional interests include EMS/Disaster Medicine, Wilderness/Outdoor Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Other interests and activities include: Alpine patroller with the National Ski Patrol; Musician (vocalist, instrumentalist, music arranger, mentor and #DocsWhoRock); Hiker/Backpacker (ADK 46-er); Travel (love active travel); Food (cooking and eating!); My dogs (ask me about my huskies…)


Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine – Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Additional Languages:

Intermediate French, Intermediate Spanish

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Buffalo General Medical Center
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Prehospital and Disaster Medical Management, University of Massachusetts Medical Center (1992)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical Center (1991)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1988)
  • MD, Medicine, University at Buffalo (1987)
  • BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1984)

Awards and Honors:

  • Gold Humanism Society Inductee, Arnold P. Gold Foundation (2019)
  • University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Faculty Teaching Award (2006)
  • University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Teaching Faculty Member of the Year (2005)
  • Wyoming-Erie Regional EMS Council: Physician of Excellence (2004)
  • University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Outstanding Clinician Award (1997)

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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