Message from the Chair
Gary Johnson, MD

Gary A. Johnson, MD FACEP
Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine at Upstate is about meeting the needs of people in our region at the time when they need it. Read more...

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Contact the department any time at 315 464-4363

Richard M Cantor, MD, FAAP, FACEP

Richard M Cantor, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Appointed 07/01/74
Women's Health Network
1st Fl 550 East Genesee Street
550 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Emergency Medicine


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Bellevue Hospital Center, NYC, 1990, Toxicology
  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1979
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1976

Clinical Interests

  • Medical Director, CNY Poison Control Center

Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Medical Emergencies


  • Adults and Children


  • Emergency Services


  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital


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