Dr. Joanne Bifaro is board certified in family medicine, and she loves practicing in this field! 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 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 Capital Region, NY’s many playgrounds or outdoor activities with her family.


Union Graduate College
Schenectady, NY
Union College
Schenectady, NY
Albany Medical College
Albany, NY

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine


  • University of Massachusetts Worcester
    Worcester, MA

Hospital Affiliations

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  • St. Peter's Hospital
    Albany, NY
  • Albany Medical Center
    Albany, NY