Reinventing healthcare one patient at a time
Brian McDonald, MD

Ellis Medicine Dr. McDonald is the Past Chief of Staff at Ellis Medicine and the Medical Director of the Ellis Intensive Care Unit. He is involved in numerous committees at Ellis Hospital focusing on patient care and quality outcomes. He has been a member of the Board of Trustees since 2012.

Dr. McDonald is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in the subspecialties of Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. He earned his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York City, completed his residency training at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York, and a Fellowship also at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is a partner at Schenectady Pulmonary & Critical Care Associates and cares for the most critically ill patients at Ellis Hospital in the Intensive Care Unit.

Board of Trustees

Mark Little
Janet Sapio-Mayta
JonathanKemp, MD
Jonathan Kemp, MD
Chief of Staff, Ellis Medical Staff
RobertJoy, MD, FACC, FHRS
Robert Joy, MD, FACC, FHRS
Immediate Past Chief of Staff, Ellis Medical Staff
Areta M.Pidwerbetsky, MD
Areta M. Pidwerbetsky, MD
Chief of Staff Elect, Ellis Medical Staff