©2019 by Arnot Ogden Medical Center Residency

Diagnostic

Radiology

A Welcome from the Program Director:

Dear Radiology Residents and Interns,
 

Welcome to the Arnot Health Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program and the Department of Radiology at Arnot Ogden Medical Center. The Radiologist partners of the Associated Radiologists of the Finger Lakes are proud to serve as your teaching faculty. Our role as mentors will engender the growth and maturity, skills and knowledge necessary to succeed as a diagnostic radiologist. 

 

We eagerly anticipate this new endeavor and the challenges it will bring. We plan to provide the platform and resources for a comprehensive clinical experience and rigorous academic program. Our mutual goal is competency and efficiency in an environment of transparency and mutual respect. 

 

Thank you for choosing our program! We welcome you to the Finger Lakes region of New York and to Arnot Health. We are excited to discover what the future holds.


 
Sincerely
 
 
Gerard C Buffo, MD FACR
Program Director
Arnot Health Radiology Residency

 
 

Program filled for 2019-2020 academic year
 

Program Highlights:
ACGME ACCREDITED! 

 

Personal development (CME) funds provided.
ACLS/PALS/ATLS training and certification (or recertification) provided.
2 Preliminary Radiology positions - to be done with Preliminary Medicine
Osteopathic match only.
Qualifications for an interview are as follows:
Comlex 1&2: 500
PE: Pass
4 Years from Medical school
​IMG’s must have green card or be a US citizen
IMG's out of school more than 3 years must have USMLE 1, 2 and 3 all passing on the first attempt

Please apply through ERAS

DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGY FACULTY

Gerard C. Buffo MD - Program Director

Medical Education:  SUNY Stony Brook 
Residency:  SUNY Stony Brook, University Hospital
Fellowship:  American College of Radiology, Reston Virginia

David Chung, MD - Assistant Program Director

Medical Education: Robert Woods Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Residency: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ; Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ
Fellowship: Columbia University, NY, NY

David Rayne, MD - President, ARFL

Medical Education: University of Connecticut Health Center School of Medicine, Farmington CT
Residency: Norwalk Hospital, Norwalk CT 
Fellowship: William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 

Edwin Acosta, MD - Executive VP, ARFL

Medical Education: Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Residency: Norwalk Hospital-Yale University, Norwalk, CT
Fellowship: Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

Kevin Klayman, DO

Medical Education: The New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY
Residency: Massapequa General Hospital, Massapequa NY, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
Fellowship: Abdominal Radiology-Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY 
 Vascular and Interventional Radiology-Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

Thomas Taylor, MD 

Medical Education: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD
Residency: Internal Medicine Wilford Hall U.S. Air Force Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas and Radiology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY
​Fellowship: Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY

RADIOLOGY RESIDENTS

Curriculum

Academic credit is based on a 13 block year with a reasonable call schedule and clinical expertise in a wide spectrum of disease processes and radiological procedures in order to provide each resident with a broad clinical experience.   Diagnostic Radiology rotation provides clinical experience in utilization of all modalities of radiant energy in medical diagnosis and therapeutic procedures utilizing radiologic guidance. Residents will provide patient care through safe, efficient, appropriately utilized, quality-controlled diagnostic and/or interventional radiology techniques.

R1 Year Rotations (PGY-2):

  • 1 Clinical Radiology

  • 1 Ultrasound

  • 1 Musculoskeletal

  • 1 Neuroradiology

  • 1 Chest

  • 2 GI/GU/Fluoroscopy

  • 1 Nuclear Medicine

  • 1 Emergency Radiology

  • 1 Pediatric Radiology

  • 2 CT

  • 1 MRI


R2 Year Rotations (PGY-3):

  • 1 Ultrasound

  • 1 Musculoskeletal

  • 1 Neuroradiology

  • 1 Chest

  • 1 GI/GU/Fluoroscopy

  • 1 Mammography

  • 1 Nuclear Medicine

  • 1 Emergency Radiology

  • 1 CT

  • 1 MRI

  • 2 Interventional Radiology

  • 1 Elective

R3 Year Rotations (PGY-4)

  • 2 Pediatric Radiology

  • 1 CT

  • 1 Emergency Radiology

  • 1 Ultrasound

  • 1 Neuroradiology

  • 1 Nuclear Medicine

  • 1 Mammography

  • 1 Interventional Radiology

  • 1 Musculoskeletal

  • 1 Chest

  • 1 American Institute of Radiologic Pathology

  • 1 Elective

 

R4 Year Rotations (PGY-5)

  • 1 Cardiac Radiology

  • 1 Interventional Radiology

  • 1 MRI

  • 1 Nuclear Medicine

  • 1 Chest

  • 1 GI/GU

  • 4 Elective

  • 1 Neuroradiology

  • 1 Mammography

Residents participate in morning report, attending rounds, morbidity and mortality report, radiologic pathology, monthly journal club and weekly lectures, and grand rounds.