Dr. Nicholas J. Aquino
Dr. Aquino then went on to become one of the first members to graduate from the combined Medicine-Pediatrics program before co-founding the practice with Dr. Hartrich in Williamsville, at the corner of Maple and Ayer, in 1987.
Dr. William M. Hartrich
Dr. Hartrich then returned home to complete his 4 year combined internal medicine-pediatrics residency at the SUNY Buffalo School of medicine. During his final year of his residency, he co-founded our current group in 1987 with Dr. Aquino.
At the beginning of the 1998-1999 season, Dr. Hartrich joined the medical staff of the Buffalo Sabres where he is the team Internist.
Dr. Dawn P. Hrab
Dr. Hrab then attended the SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine, and after obtaining her medical degree, she remained at SUNY Buffalo to complete her residency in the Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics program. During the last 6 months of her residency, Dr. Hrab served as the Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at the Erie County Medical Center.
Dr. Hrab joined Drs. Aquino and Hartrich in private practice in July, 1992.
Dr. Timothy M. Heyden
Dr. Heyden then returned home to pursue a residency in Internal Medicine, and was fortunate enough to be allowed to change to a Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics residency during the second half of his second year. Although the respective boards only allowed credit for one year of internal medicine, Dr. Heyden went on to complete his residency in December, 1995. During the last year of residency, Dr. Heyden did serve as the Chief Resident of Internal Medicine at Buffalo General Hospital.
Dr. Eric Thierman
Following his medical degree, Dr. Thierman remained in Buffalo to complete his residency in Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics. During that time, Dr. Thierman did his ambulatory care requirements in our office.
Upon completion of residency, Dr. Thierman returned to his roots, and spent 3 years in the Southern tier of New York working with the University Primary Care Group in Olean, NY. He then returned to Buffalo, and joined our group in 2006.
Dr. Nicole Riedy
Dr. Nicole Riedy joined the practice in April of 2012.
She grew up in Pendleton, NY and attended Holy Angels Acadamy for high school.
From there she graduated from Canisius College for her undergraduate studies, and she then went on to study medicine at the Lecom-Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Riedy, upon completion of medical school, served at the University of Buffalo’s combined Internal Medicine-Pediatric Residency, and she served as the chief resident for the Residency during the 2012-2011 academic year.
Following the completion of her residency, Dr. Riedy then took time off on maternity leave until she finally joined us in April of 2012.