Dr.Buffolino is a native New Yorker, born and raised on Long Island. She attended Adelphi University, receiving her Bachelors of Science in Biology with departmental honors. As a student there, she was secretary of both the Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society and the Delta Delta Delta Biology Honor Society. Dr. Buffolino also worked as a researcher at a lab on campus, where she expanded her expertise in the field of science by investigating genetic mutations in plants. After graduation, she continued her education on to New York College of Podiatric Medicine. The school is located in New York City where many of the most prestigious health care institutions in the world are found. NYCPM has established affiliations with many of these, including Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation.
Dr.Buffolino completed a four year recently at New York Hospital of Queens in Flushing. An extensive residency devoted to all aspects of foot and ankle surgery including trauma, reconstruction, arthroscopy and endoscopy surgery as well as medical management of podiatric pathologies. During her fourth year, she resided as Chief Resident. With an additional year following of fellowship training in Wound Care and Advance Tissue Healing including Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital.
New York Hospital of Queens
Mt.Sinai Beth Isreal
Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center