Douglas B. Moreland
, MD FACS
Dr. Moreland joined UBNS in 2015. He received his BA in Biology at the University of Pennsylvania in 1980. He continued his training the University at Buffalo and received his Medical Doctorate in 1984 and completed his Neurosurgery residency in 1990 at the University at Buffalo. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons. He is a native to the Buffalo region.
Dr. Moreland has been practicing in Western New York for 29 years. As a senior faculty member he limits his practice to non-complex spinal surgery, and minimally invasive procedures. These include herniated & degenerative disk disease, spinal stenosis, instability syndromes, and tumors. He also evaluates and treats sacroiliac (S-I joint) dysfunction with state-of-the-art minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Moreland developed the Gamma Knife Program at Roswell Park over twenty years ago. He continues to treat patients with Gamma Knife Radiosurgery. Patients requiring open brain surgery are now generally done by his UBNS partners who have a strong interest and expertise in these cases. He also treats peripheral nerve compressive problems including carpel tunnel.
Dr. Moreland is on staff at the Catholic Health System and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. He sees patients at our Comprehensive Neuroscience Center in Williamsville, NY.