Perinatology jobs in Buffalo typically have as a stipulation Perinatology board certification (or eligibility) and an active New York medical license. Doing a Perinatology residency or fellowship in New York is beneficial because it implies the physician is aware of NY licensure requirements.
Perinatology salaries for the east region of the U.S., including Buffalo, NY, average around $387,414. By comparison the U.S. average Perinatology salary is $394,121, meaning Perinatology jobs in Buffalo pay about 98.3% of the national average.
Thanks to unusual insurance and liability laws of New York, care should be taken to address issues like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on reimbursement rates for Perinatology practices is not yet obvious.