Joanne Dannenhoffer (Bifaro), MD

Joanne Dannenhoffer (Bifaro), MD

Dr. Joanne Dannenhoffer loves practicing family medicine! She is board certified in family medicine. She earned her medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, NY, as well as a Master of Science from Union Graduate College and a Bachelor of Science from Union College in Schenectady, NY. Dr. Dannenhoffer completed her residency at the University of Massachusetts Worcester.  

In her patient care responsibilities, Dr. Dannenhoffer currently sees patients at Albany Family Medicine in Albany, NY, where she enjoys providing care to patients of all ages including providing newborn care, gender affirming treatment, prenatal care, and medication assisted treatment for substance use disorders. Additionally, she has a passion for medical education, teaching the next generation of family physicians in her role as associate professor of Family Medicine at Albany Medical College. When she's not working, you may find Dr. Dannenhoffer exploring one of the Capitol Region's many playgrounds or outdoor activities with her family.



MD, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York
MS, Union Graduate College, Schenectady, New York
BS, Union College, Schenectady, New York


University of Massachusetts Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts


Board Certifications

Family Medicine



Family Medicine



Albany Family Medicine


Hospital Affiliations

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

Albany Medical Center Hospital **
St. Peter's Hospital *