Dr. DeGrave received his B.S. in Microbiology at the University of Notre Dame in 1982. After receiving his medical degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, he completed his residency in Family Practice at the University of Buffalo. Dr. DeGrave is currently Board Certified in Family Practice and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Along with his role at OPFP, Dr DeGrave is the Vice Chairman of the Catholic IPA, an 800 member, physician run network responsible for numerous quality of care initiatives taking place in Western NY. His hospital affiliation is Mercy Hospital of Buffalo.