Sports Medicine

Please join us on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 10am for our 2nd Annual 5k/10k/1 mile walk

  at the Summit Healthplex to benefit our concussion management program, athletic training, physical therapy, and competitive EDGE program out at the Summit.  We have added a 10k run this year for those avid distance runners that want to challenge themselves.  Both courses will be certified this year and maps of the courses will be available soon.  Register here.


Looking for a winning sports medicine team? Look no further than the New Memorial and UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine.

UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine


UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine are the team doctors for the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, Buffalo Bandits, UB Bulls, Buffalo State Bengals, ECC Kats and NCCC Thunderwolves.

Together our team of physicians, Sports Medicine Director Tony Surace, M.Ed., A.T.C., and Memorial's athletic trainers, certified strength and conditioning specialists and physical therapists to provide you with the best of care.

Our experts treat a spectrum of problems including:

  • Bone & joint issues
  • Concussion management
  • Treatment of sprains & fractures
  • Physical therapy
  • Sports injuries
  • X-ray & advanced imaging

For urgent orthopaedic injuries..

Located at the Summit Healthplex

6934 Williams Road Ste 600

Niagara Falls NY 14304

Monday - Thursday 5pm - 8pm

UBMD Orthopaedics and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center offer a more specialized choice for sudden injuries occurring within the past 7 days. This clinic is faster and more efficient. 

Appointments are preferred and patients can call 204-3200 to schedule an urgent appointment.

Treating injuries such as:

  • Bones
  • Joints
  • Muscles
  • Concussions

Meet Our Team

William M. Wind, Jr., M.D                                                                    

Specialty-Sports Medicine, Knee & Shoulder Arthroscopy

Orthopedic surgeon and Medical Director William M. Wind, Jr., M.D., is a clinical assistant professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University at Buffalo and director of the Western New York Cartilage Restoration Center. Dr. Wind is the head team physician for University at Buffalo Bulls NCAA Division I Football. He is head Team Physician for the Rochester Americans and Assistant team Physician for the Buffalo Sabres.

Scott R. Darling, M.D                                                                        

Specialty-Primary Care Sports Medicine/UB Concussion Clinic

Primary Care Sports Physician Scott R. Darling, M.D., is the team physician for D’Youville College and University at Buffalo Bulls Wrestling and assistant team physician for UB Bulls Football. Dr. Darling also directs the Concussion Clinic at UBMD Orthopaedics in Niagara. Also Dr. Darling is school physician for Niagara Wheatfield Central School District Athletic Department. 

Matthew J. DiPaola, M.D                                                                      

Specialty- Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, General Orthopaedics

Orthopedic surgeon Matthew J. DiPaola, M.D., has extensive experience in treating shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff tears, sports injuries around the shoulder and elbow.  He is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and a respected national speaker who has published within the field of shoulder and elbow surgery.

For more information about our services, including concussion prevention and management, call Memorial's Sports Medicine Hotline at (716) 803-5943.