Closed Mon - Tue 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wed- Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 11:30am
Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch
(716) 834-4266 Phone (716) 834-6276 Fax
6000 N. Bailey Suite 1D Amherst, NY 14226
Physicians
The Mission of Amherst Medical Associates is to improve health and manage illness with skill and compassion. Our goal is to provide you with the highest quality of care. To achieve this, our staff will collaborate with you to develop a personalized approach to managing your health. You will be assisted in selecting a personal clinician who will be responsible for coordinating your care across multiple settings.
MEET OUR PHYSICIANS
Steven Stone, M.D.
Steven Stone, M.D. Attended SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the Eastern Virginia Medical School Family Practice Residency Program in Norfolk Virginia and SUNY at Buffalo Deaconess Hospital in 1979. Dr Stone is Board Certified in Family Practice Medicine.
Eric Southard, M.D.
Eric Southard M.D. is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and graduated SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine. He completed his training at the SUNY at Buffalo Primary Care Internal Residency Program in 1992.
David Hartman, M.D. FACP
David Hartman, M.D. FACP, is board Certified in Internal Medicine. He received his medical degree from St. Louis University in 1982 and completed his residency training at the University of Rochester. Dr. Hartman is a Member of Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society. He is a Fellow of American College of Physicians.
Fuad Sheriff, M.D. FACP
Fuad Sheriff, M.D. FACP, attended Sind Medical College of the University of Karachi in 1981. He completed his training at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases and the SUNY at Buffalo Graduate Medical Consortium. Dr Sheriff has been certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine since 1997. Dr. Sheriff was awarded Fellowship of American College of Physician in 2006.
Laila Schwinge, FNP-C
Laila Schwinge, FNP-C, attended SUNY at Buffalo School of Nursing, earning her BSN/RN in 1985 and MSN/FNP in 1996. Ms. Schwinge is ANCC Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and has extensive RN as well as NP experience. She is a retired Air Force veteran with 28 years of service as a flight nurse including numerous deployments in support of worldwide contingency operations.

A NURSE PRACTITIONER (NP) is an advanced practice nurse – a registered nurse (RN) with advanced education and training, prepared at the master’s and doctoral levels. NPs combine medical and nursing expertise in order to provide high quality health care, focusing on health promotion and disease prevention. NPs are licensed and authorized in all states to diagnose, treat, and prescribe, and deliver primary and specialty health care to all populations across the lifespan. They work in collaboration with other health care professionals including your primary care physician and are a unique and integral part of your health care team. Every quality study done to date supports nurse practitioners as high-quality, cost-effective health care providers.
Promote Your Health; See a Nurse Practitioner!
Adnaan Sheriff, D.O.
Adnaan Sheriff, D.O. received his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2014. He completed his residency in Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment at Sisters of Charity Hospital in Buffalo, NY in 2017. He is currently Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians.
Amherst Medical Associates strives to maintain quality healthcare for our patients. It is our goal to assist you with all your health needs.