Message from the Chair
Gary Johnson, MD

Gary A. Johnson, MD FACEP
Chair, Department of Energy 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

William F Paolo, MD

William F Paolo, MD
Appointed 07/01/09
Women's Health Network
103 550 East Genesee Street
550 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Residency Program Director of Emergency Medicine

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Women's Health Network: Geriatric Care


Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Bellevue Hospital Center, 2009
  • MD: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2005

Specialties & Certification

  • Emergency Medicine

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Medical Emergencies


  • Adults and Children


  • Emergency Services


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

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

4/30/14 Expert Advice: What to do if you are in a car crash

2/27/14 Whats Your Emergency?: What to do when you experience chest pain

2/6/14 Expert Advice: What you need to know about frostbite

1/22/14 Whats Your Emergency?: Common types of skin infections

12/5/13 What's Your Emergency?  Headaches can signal serious problems

9/6/13 What's Your Emergency?  Understanding fainting

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