Dr. Natalka Stachiw
Dr. Natalka Stachiw joined WNY ENT in 2011. She completed medical school and ENT residency at Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. She is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. She practices all aspects of general Pediatric & Adult Otolaryngology including treatment of sinus disease and sinus surgery.
She is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Buffalo ENT Society, Erie County Medical Society and New York State Medical Society. She is a clinical assistant professor for the University at Buffalo (UB) School of Medicine regularly teaching ENT residents, medical students, and physician assistant students. She is affiliated with Catholic Health’s Sister’s, Kaleida’s John Oishei Children’s Hospital. She also operates at the Center of Ambulatory Surgery Center on Orchard Park Road and Southtown’s Surgery Center.
Prior to becoming a surgeon, Dr. Natalka was an environmental chemist. She graduated magna cum laude earning both a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Bachelor of Arts in Music from Presbyterian College located in South Carolina. Outside of work, Dr. Natalka enjoys playing piano, traveling, and many sports.
Dr. Michael Cipolla
Dr. Michael Cipolla joined WNY ENT in the Summer of 2013. He was born and raised in the Buffalo area, and attended medical school at The University of Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He then completed his residency training in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. During residency, he presented at multiple national Otolaryngology meetings and was the recipient of national and departmental research awards.
His Pediatric and Adult Otolaryngology Practice includes sinus disease, thyroid disease, salivary gland disease, voice disorders, ear disease, sleep disorders, and general otolaryngology. He is a member of The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American Medical Association, and Medical Society of the State of New York. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University at Buffalo, and involved in the training of Otolaryngology residents and medical students.
He is affiliated with the Catholic and Kaleida Health systems. He operates at Sisters Hospital, Sisters Hospital-St. Joseph Campus, Kaleida’s John Oishei Children’s Hospital, as well as the Center for Ambulatory Surgery on Orchard Park Road and Southtown’s Surgery Center. Dr. Michael J. Cipolla is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology.
Heather Adrzejewski, RPA-C
Heather Andrzejewski, RPA-C, has been practicing in the field of otolaryngology since 1998. She is Magna Cum Laude graduate of Daemen College Physician Assistant Program and has a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree from Canisius College. Heather serves as an Adjunct Clinical Instructor at D’Youville College and joined WNY Ear, Nose and Throat in 2005. Areas of interest include ear disease and balance disorders.
Julie Walters, RPA-C
Julie Walters RPA-C has been practicing as a physician assistant since 2010. She is a graduate of Daemen College Physician Assistant Program. She is an active member of WNYPAA. She has practiced in the field of family practice and internal medicine for 4 years in Salamanca, NY. Julie joined WNY Ear, Nose and Throat in June 2014. Areas of interest include ear disease and sinus disease.
Jessica O’Brien, RPA-C
Jessica O’Brien, RPA-C joined WNY Ear, Nose and Throat in February 2017. She was born and raised in the Western New York area and began practicing as a physician assistant in the area after graduating in 1994 from Gannon University’s physician assistant program. She has practiced family medicine and internal medicine for the past 22 years and recently joined the ENT practice.
Outside of work she enjoys outdoor recreational activities such as bicycling, kayaking, boating, hiking, skiing.
Jennifer Dowdall, Office Supervisor
Cathy Jean Lisowski, Surgical Scheduler
Cathy Jo Scanio
Medical Assisting and Medical Reception Team
Michelle K, Ashley, Katelyn, Britani, Michelle W and Katy