Dr. Collins earned his BS in Biology from Boston College and then returned to New York State to complete his Medical Degree at SUNY Syracuse and his residency training at SUNY Buffalo. He worked in Emergency Medicine from 1981-1986 before entering into private Family Practice here in Jamestown in 1986. Dr. Collins is board certified in Family Medicine. He was one of the founding partners of Jamestown Primary Care in 1996. He raised his family in Bemus Point. Dr. Collins and his wife, Karen,continue to reside in Bemus Point. They have 2 grown sons who have served in the U.S. Army.