Faculty & Staff

Interim Department Chair:  Clyde Satterly, MD

David Kolva, MD

David Kolva, MD
Appointed 11/18/09
St. Joseph's Hospital
301 Prospect Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13203

315 448-5537

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: St. Josephs Hospital, 1984
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical Center, 1981

Previous Appointments

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, 2000–2003

Education Interests

  • Dr. Kolva graduated cum laude from Upstate Medical University in 1981. He went on to complete his residency at St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center in 1984.  Dr. Kolva has held a faculty appointment with the Department of Family Medicine at Upstate since 1995.  Dr. Kolva sits on the Admissions Committee well as serves as RMSP Course Director.  Dr. Kolva can be reached via e-mail at david.kolva@sjhsyr.org

Specialties & Certification

  • Family Medicine


  • National Rural Health Association
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Society for Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM)
  • Medical Society of The State of New York

Web Resources

Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/kolvad