Meet Our Providers

John F. Stanievich, MD

Certifications: Board Certified Otolaryngology

Fellowship: Children’s Hospital Pittsburgh, PA – Pediatric Otolaryngology

Hospital affiliations: Catholic Health System, Kaleida Health, Erie County Medical Center

Dr. Stanievich has retired as of October 2022. We wish to extend our heartfelt gratitude for his years of service and dedication!

Dr. Stanievich is a Partner at Buffalo ENT Specialists, LLP. Dr. Stanievich is Board Certified in Otolaryngology. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Pathology & Anatomical Sciences, University at Buffalo, where he continues to teach Surgery and Anatomy. Dr. Stanievich is a diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology and Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Stanievich is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, American Academy of Pediatrics, Buffalo Otolaryngologic Society, Buffalo Pediatric Society, Catholic Medical Partners, Otolaryngology Historical Society, and Erie County Medical Society.


  • Class Valedictorian, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University Resident Research Award, Tufts University
  • Special Resident Teaching Award, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Clinical Instructor of the Year by the Department of Otolaryngology at the State University of New York at Buffalo

Dr. Stanievich’s interests include general head & neck surgery in adult and pediatric patients, hearing loss, cochlear implant and bone-anchored hearing aid surgery, dizziness, and general sinus conditions.

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