Local and Regional Facilities
Nearly half of the physicians practicing in New York's state's Capital Region either did their residency at the Albany Medical Center Hospital or attended the Albany Medical College. This network offers residents a wide range of educational opportunities. The residency educational programs at Albany Medical Center are affiliated with:
Albany Medical Center
Albany Medical Center is the major referral center in northeastern New York and west-central New England, serving a 24-county area encompassing 3 million people. Albany Medical Center includes the 734-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital and is the only academic health science center in northeastern New York.
Samuel S. Stratton Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (DVA)Located across the street from Albany Medical Center, the 156-bed DVA is a well-equipped facility that offers a wide variety of educational experience. Residents in family practice, medicine, neurology, ophthalmology, pathology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, psychiatry, radiology and surgery rotate through this facility.
Bone and Joint Center
The Bone and Joint Center in Albany was established to bring together the expertise and services needed to effectively treat common and complex musculoskeletal disorders. It is a single source for comprehensive care by some of the region's most highly regarded board-certified medical specialists in the areas of orthopaedic surgery, rheumatology, neurology, physical medicine and radiology. The Center also includes the services of licensed health care professionals in the areas of physical therapy as well as prosthetics and orthotics. The staff works together in a uniquely collegial atmosphere, so patients benefit from a multidisciplinary approach to care.