Robert Gatewood, Jr., M.D.


Why did you decide to go into medicine?

As the oldest of 13 children, I learned at a very early age the importance of taking care of others

Favorite book or movie:

“To Kill a Mockingbird” and “The Godfather”

To me, treating people well means:

Making each patient as happy and as healthy as possible

Member of BMG Since:


Board Certifications:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Internal Medicine


MD from Georgetown University Medical School


Clinical Associate Professor at the University at Buffalo

Special Training:

Internship and Residency at Erie County Medical Center and Buffalo General Hospital


Fellowship at the University of Rochester School of Medicine

Other Affiliations:

Kaleida Health Chief of Cardiology


Published Numerous Articles, Authored More Than 50 Presentations, Co-authored Two Books

Areas of Interest:

Prevention and Wellness; Valvular Heart Disease; Echocardiography; the Application of Technology in Medicine, including Telemedicine; the Use of Wearable and Implanted Sensors; Improvements in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Systems; and the Addition of Artificial Intelligence (A.I.), as well as Intelligent Assistance (I.A.) for Medical Decision-making

Community Involvement:

Supporter of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, the American Heart Association, the Boys and Girls Club, NPR and the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus

If you think Dr. Gatewood would be a good fit, call 716.630.1146 to schedule an appointment today.

Main Office

425 Essjay Road

Williamsville, New York 14221

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