Christian Lates, M.D.

Internal Medicine

Why did you decide to go into medicine?

I always loved science and thought a medical career would be fascinating, and I haven’t been disappointed.

When I’m not working, you can find me…

At a Bills or Sabres game. I played hockey most of my life and now attend my 12-year-old son’s games. I also attend about 25 concerts a year, mostly rock but also the Philharmonic on occasion.

If I wasn’t a medical professional, I would be:

I never seriously considered another profession.

Member of BMG Since:


Board Certifications:

Internal Medicine


MD from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine


Member of the American College of Physicians

Special Training:

Residency in Medicine at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital; Categorical Pathology Training at the State University of New York at Buffalo

Hospital Affiliations:

Kaleida, Catholic Medical Partners

Other Affiliations:

Primary or Secondary Investigator for more than 300 pharmaceutical research trials performed at Buffalo Clinical Research Center


Mineralocorticoid-Induced Hypertension in the Animal Model

Areas of Interest:

Early drug development

Community Involvement:

Former physician for Erie County Sheriff’s Department

If you think Dr. Lates would be a good fit, call 716.677.6060 to schedule an appointment today.

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2741 Transit Road

Elma, New York 14059

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