One thing people are surprised to learn about me:

I’m a writer. Hey, I got a NYT book review!

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

A detective. I write mystery fiction, so it’s not that far of a stretch!

Favorite guilty pleasure:

Rap music

Member of BMG Since:


Board Certifications:

Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Sleep Medicine


MD from University at Buffalo, BA, Harvard


Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Special Training:

Residency in Internal Medicine and Neurology at UB; Sleep Medicine Specialist, Clinical Neurophysiology


Clinical Neurophysiology and Sleep Medicine at UB

Hospital Affiliations:

Kaleida Health, ECMC, Catholic Health

Other Affiliations:

Medical Director of Buffalo Medical Group’s Adult & Pediatric Sleep Center, Diplomate with the American Board of Sleep Medicine, Member of the American Academy of Neurology, Member of the American Professional Sleep Society


Authored and Co-authored Research and Clinical Articles and Abstracts for Many Medical Journals and Publications

Areas of Interest:

Adult Neurological Disorders and Conditions; Adult and Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Insomnia, Restless Leg Syndrome and Narcolepsy

Community Involvement:

Just Buffalo Literary Center, Buffalo Jewish Federation, SABAH

If you think Dr. Block would be a good fit, call 716.630.1122 or click to schedule an appointment.

Main Office

325 Essjay Road

Williamsville, NY 14221

Location Details

Care Team

Gabriel Lopez, P.A.

Primary Care

Internal Medicine

Sleep Medicine

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