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Karin Chase, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2525

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Surgery


Professional Background

Dr. Chase received her bachelor's degree in biology from SUNY Geneseo and her medical degree from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine. She completed a combined Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine residency at Downstate and went on to complete her Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. She is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Chase currently attends in the Medical ICU, Surgical ICU and Emergency Department at Strong Memorial Hospital. She has an interest in providing the highest level of critical care medicine in the Emergency Department and is the creator and director of the critical care curriculum for the Emergency Medicine residency. She recently incorporated a new administrative role into her practice as a Physician Advisor within the Department of Utilization Management.



  • Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Nursing

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2014
Fellowship in Internal Medicine-Critical Care Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2008 - 06/30/2012
Residency in Emergency Medicine at Kings County Hospital Center-GME

07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008
Internship in Internal Medicine at Kings County Hospital Center-GME

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Disaster Preparedness Division Outstanding Service Award, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

Chief Resident Outstanding Service Award, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

TeamHealth's Global Emergency Medical Sciences Grant
Sponsor: TeamHealth

Alpha Omega Alpha, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

Cum Laude, SUNY Geneseo College

Tri-Beta National Biological Honor Society, SUNY Geneseo College

Golden Key International Honor Society, SUNY Genese College

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