Mohammad Fayyaz, MD
Department of Gastroenterology
Buffalo Medical Group, PC
Dr. Mohammad Fayyaz joined Buffalo Medical Group, PC, in July 2006, and is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. Among his special interests are screening for colorectal cancer/colon polyp resection, endoscopic therapy of gastrointestinal bleeding, and management of hepatic, biliary, and pancreatic disorders.
Dr. Fayyaz earned his medical degree at the Aga Khan University Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed a combined medicine and surgery internship at the Aga Khan University Hospital in 1991. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at the University at Buffalo (UB) School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 1995. Dr. Fayyaz also received fellowship training in gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition at the University at Buffalo, completing his studies in June 2006.
From July 1995 to June 2003, Dr. Fayyaz was an attending physician and assistant professor of clinical medicine in the division of Internal Medicine at the University at Buffalo.
Currently, he is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, the American College of Gastroenterology, and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He is a member of the Buffalo Medical Group Budget and Audit Committee and Payors Contracting Committee.
He is affiliated with both Kaleida Health and Catholic Health, and performs inpatient consultations and endoscopic procedures at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Sisters of Charity Hospital, Kenmore Mercy Hospital, and DeGraff Memorial Hospital. He also performs endoscopic procedures at the Center for Ambulatory Surgery in the Western New York Medical Park in West Seneca.
Dr. Fayyaz is proficient in all diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures including esophagogastroduodenoscopy, colonoscopy, enteroscopy, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), wireless capsule endoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS), Spy-Scope cholangioscopy, mechanical and electrohydraulic lithotripsy, endoscopic pseudocyst drainage, radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus, and biliary/esophageal/enteral/colonic stent placement.
Dr. Fayyaz has authored or co-authored articles for several medical journals including Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American Journal of Gastroenterology and Digestive Disease and Science.