Scott R. Darling, MD

Scott R. Darling, MD

Present Position

Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics
School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
State University of New York at Buffalo


Primary Care Sports Medicine/UB Concussion Clinic

State University of New York at Buffalo, B.S., 1999
State University of New York at Buffalo, M.D., 2003

Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship
University Sports Medicine 2006-2007

Hospital Training
Family Medicine Residency 2003-2006
State University of New York at Buffalo
Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital

A.C.L.S. (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
Board Certification Family Medicine - 2007
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine (ABFM) - 2007

New York State

Research and Publications

"Intentional vs. Unintentional Contact as a Mechanism of Injury in Youth Ice Hockey"
Scott Darling, Douglas Schaubel, John Baker, John Leddy, and Leslie Bisson
British Journal of Sports Medicine
May 2010

"Intentional vs. Unintentional Contact as a Mechanism of Injury in Youth Ice Hockey"
A.M.S.S.M. National Meeting Presentation
Albuquerque, New Mexico
April 2007

"Injury Rates in House League, Select and Representative Youth Ice Hockey"
Willer, Barry Ph.D.; Kroetsch, Beth B.Sc.; Darling, Scott M.D. et al
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
October 2005

Darling, Scott M.D.; Leddy, John, MD et al, Evaluation of the Zurich Guidelines and Exercise Testing for Return to Play in Adolescents Following ConcussionClinical Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol. 24, Number 2, March 2014

Current Professional Activities/Committees
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (A.M.S.S.M.)
American Academy of Family Physicians (A.A.F.P.)
A.M.A. (American Medical Association)
M.S.S.N.Y. (Medical Society, State of New York)
Special Olympics - New York State Clinical Director
Guest Lecturer, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
Assistant Team Physician - University of Buffalo Bulls Athletic Program
Head Team Physician - D'Youville College

University Orthopaedic Center - City
UB South Campus
160 Farber Hall
Buffalo, New York 14214
(716) 829-5499

Summit Healthplex
6934 Williams Road
Suite 600
Niagara Falls, New York 14304
(716) 304-6585

University Orthopaedic Center - North
4949 Harlem Road
Amherst, New York 14226
(716) 204-3200

 University Orthopaedic Center - South
5959 Big Tree Road, Suite 108
Orchard Park, New York 14127


This physician has priviledges at the following hospitals:
Catholic Health (Kenmore Mercy Hospital)
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Independent Health
No Fault
North American Administrators
Railroad Medicare
United Healthcare
Univera Healthcare
Workers Comp