Dennis Basila, MD


Dennis Basila, MD

Dr. Dennis Basila, Board Certified Pediatrician – now accepting new patients:

Dr. Dennis Basila joined Schodack Internal Medicine and Pediatrics in January 2017. He is a board certified Pediatrician and specializes in the care of children.

Dr. Basila attended the University of Notre Dame in Indiana for undergraduate studies and earned his medical degree from St. Georges University in Grenada. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at Albany Medical Center, where he served as Pediatric Chief Resident and instructor of Pediatrics. Following his residency, Dr. Basila was awarded a fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital in Tennessee. He then began in private practice in Tennessee, before returning to Albany to practice at the Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center. He served as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Albany Medical Center and was the pediatric residency program director at Albany Medical Center from 2012 to 2016. Throughout his career, Dr. Basila has served on many professional committees and has been a part of many organizations, including Smile Train and Albany Plastics International’s medical mission to Dominican Republic in 2007.

Dr. Basila is native of the Capital Region. He grew up in Cohoes, attended LaSalle Institute in Troy for high school, and is married with 3 sons and 2 dogs. He welcomes new patients from newborns to patients age 18.  Please call to schedule a time to meet him or for an appointment.

 

Education


MD, St. Georges University, Grenada
MS, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

 

Residencies


Pediatrics at Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

 

Internships


Internal Medicine, Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA

 

Board Certifications


Pediatrics

 

Specialties


Pediatrics

 

Practices



 

Hospital Affiliations


* = sees patients at hospital.
** = does not see patients at hospital.

Albany Medical Center Hospital **