University at Buffalo

Resident Education Experience

Average Number of US


Is there a dedicated US month?


Is there an US elective?


Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:


Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)

36 - 40 hours per week during ultrasound rotation

Number of hours Image Review

Approximately 5 - 8h per week

Number of hours didactics

16 hours over 2 days in July of PGY-1 year 4 hours Grand Rounds/year 10-11 hours/year, Ultrasound Track 1-2 hours, Ultrasound Rotation or Elective

Other Information

Ultrasound guided regional nerve block course available
Sports medicine, ultrasound guided diagnostic and therapeutic MSK experience available