About Us

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Our Mission , Our Team 

How We Help

The Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease of WNY is the hub of medical care, educational, training and research services for:

  • People experiencing a cognitive impairment or living with Alzheimer’s disease or another cause of dementia.
  • Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and all Health Care Professionals across every field caring for individuals in their Primary Care or Specialty Practices. Medical and Health Professions students

Ten Centers of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease exist across New York State as do extensive related networks of resources for the person with cognitive impairment, their families and their health care providers.

What We Do

  • Interdisciplinary and comprehensive medical services for the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. 
  • Coordinated treatment and care management for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. 
  • Linkages to community-based services for patients and caregivers. 
  • Expert training for physicians, health care professionals and students on the detection, diagnosis and management of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. 
  • Support for primary care providers to promote cognitive screening in community-based settings. 
  • Information on and access to current research and clinical trials. 
  • Resources to increase public awareness of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia and the importance of early screening and diagnosis 

This program is supported in part by a grant from the New York State Department of Health

Who We Serve

Patients and Families

Expert assessment and diagnostic services, treatment and follow up is provided by three collaborating  specialty providers in five locations. See Where We Are

Health Care Professionals

Education, Training and Technical Assistance is provided during flexible days and times and  at no cost .

  • In person at your location
  • Via telephone, web based program or e-mail

Contact the home office (716) 829-5432 to schedule a session or for information on resources available to you.

Where We Are

Our service area:  Allegany, Genesee, Niagara, Erie, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Wyoming counties.

Main Office

Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease
UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

77 Goodell Street
Suite 201
Buffalo, NY  14203

Phone: (716) 829-5432

Email:  CEAD@buffalo.edu

Diagnostic and Treatment Services

UBMD Neurology
Conventus Building
4th floor
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0549

UBMD Neurology Clinic
5851 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221

Phone: (716) 932-6080

Dent Neurologic Institute
3980 Sheridan Drive
Amherst, NY 14226

Phone: (716) 250-2000

Veterans Administration Health Care System
Geriatric Evaluation and Management Clinic
Buffalo VA Medical Center
3495 Bailey Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14215

Phone: (716) 862-3244