Patient Care Bio
Dr. Daniel Gelfond received his medical degree from St. George's School of Medicine. He completed pediatric residency training in Long Island College Hospital and Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Gelfond pursued fellowship training in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Gelfond is board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
Prior to opening WNY Pediatric Gastroenterology in Batavia, Dr. Gelfond served as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology at Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo from 2008 through May 2014. In addition to patient care, he has been actively involved in research and teaching. He will continue his academic and investigational contributions in his areas of expertise and research. Dr. Gelfond recently published a textbook titled "Pediatric Gastroenterology" which explores multiple facets of Pediatric GI, including the liver, pancreas, nutrition and nearly 500 images and illustrations for a better understanding of disease processes.
Dr. Gelfond has a strong interest in Celiac disease and serves at a medical advisor to WNY Gluten Free Diet Support Group. He is a nationally recognized physician scientist conducting clinical studies of gastrointestinal aliments in patients with cystic fibrosis.
Dr. Gelfond lives with his wife and three children in Buffalo.