Urban Family Practice

Monday, October 16, 2017

Our Staff

Dr. Raul Vazquez, M.D.F.A.A.F.P.Dr. Raul Vazquez, MD, FAAFP
Urban Family Practice
564 Niagara St, Buffalo, NY 14201
Office: 716-882-0366 • Cell 716-830-4840

Dr. Vazquez opened Urban Family Practice in 1996. As president of GBUAHN, he leads a team of experts with 40 years' of combined medical experience providing care to the poor through a single physician-patient relationship. He serves as the Governor's appointed representative to the WNY Regional Economic Development Council, and the NYS Medical Advisory Committee. He serves as President of the Buffalo Chapter of the National Medical Association. He also serves as a board member of Health-e-link.

Dr. Vazquez just received the 2012 National Federation for Just Communities of WNY Community Leader Award in Healthcare. He has a designation of NCQA Physician Practice Connections Patient-Centered Medical Home Certification of Recognition Level 3. He has also received the NYS Association of Black & Puerto Rican Legislators Health Award.

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General Surgery
Dr. Kimbo Chia, M.D.
Phone: 716-332-0678
Mon-Wed 1-5pm Fri 9am-3pm

Dr. Kenneth Gayles, M.D.Dr. Kenneth L. Gayles, MD FACC
1100 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY, 14211
Office: 716-895-1100

Dr. Kenneth Lee Gayles, M.D., is a leader in cardiac care and superbly qualified as a cardiovascular specialist who treats over 6,000 patients that exhibit both common and unusual manifestations of heart disease. Dr. Gayles is board certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine and brings to GBUAHN over 39 years' experience diagnosing and treating patients of all ages for congenital heart defects, heart failure, coronary artery, and other heart problems. Dr. Gayles will provide and supervise cardiovascular services. Dr. Gayles served as Chairman of the Board of Sheehan Memorial Hospital from 1990-1991 and then he served as Medical Director until 1995. He has served as Treasurer of the National Association of Black Cardiologists. He served as VP of the National Medical Association - Buffalo Chapter, as President of the Medical Staff at Sheehan, Chief of Medical Officer, Board Member of the Buffalo Philharmonic, Chairman of the Board of "Smoking Sensation" at the State Level and former board member of Buffalo PREP. He is a trustee for the First Shiloh Baptist Church and has served as Chief of Medicine at Deaconess Hospital. He is also member of the Board of Trustees of the UB Foundation.

Dr. Jesslyn Perry, M.D.Dr. Jesslyn Perry, MD
564 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14201
Office: 716-882-0366

Dr. Jesslyn Perry, a graduate of State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences has been a physician since 1995. After working at Sheehan Memorial Hospital as an Internist on staff from 1999-2001, she opened the Ella Perry Medical Office location at 191 North Street. Dr. Perry specializes in Internal Medicine and is affiliated with Women’s and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, as well as Buffalo General Hospital. In April 2014, she closed her private practice and joined the staff of Urban Family Practice, PC. Dr. Perry specializes in Internal Medicine, and is a member of the National Medical Association (NMA).

Daniel Fells RPA-CDaniel Fells RPA-C
Physician Assistant



Stephanie Rosario RPA-C
Physician Assistant

Toni VazquezPractice Administrator
Toni L. Vazquez, M.B.A.
Phone: 716-882-0366



Dr. Michael Aquino D.P.M.Podiatry
Dr. Michael Aquino D.P.M.
Phone: 716-884-1325
Tues, Thur 9am-5pm


Physical Therapy
Anita S. Joshi, R.P.T.
Phone: 716-834-5635
Tues and Thurs 12-5pm

X-Ray and Ultrasound
Westside Urban Imaging-X-rays
Phone: 716-883-1003
Mon-Fri 9:30am-5:30pm

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