Dr. Thomas P. Smith, MD and Dr. Joseph Gomez, MD, FACC are part of a Heart Center team that provides a comprehensive array of clinical and diagnostic cardiac services, including outpatient and inpatient consults, echo, stress testing and pacemaker interrogation in our Heart Center.

Established in 2012, our Heart Center sees patients with cardiac and vascular conditions, and provides diagnosis and treatment options.

Our Heart Center is located on the first floor of our hospital and appointments are available on weekdays. Call our office at (716) 592-9644 for an appointment or for more information.

Leg Pain and Vascular Center

Studies are available at the Heart Center. For information or appointments, call: (716) 592-9644.

PROVIDERS

Dr. Thomas P. Smith, MD

Dr. Thomas P. Smith, MD completed Medical School, Medical and Surgical Internship, and Medical Residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He completed Fellowship at the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Smith is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, accredited by the American College of Physicians, and is associated with the American Heart Association Council of Circulation and American Society of Hypertension.

Dr. Smith has received a number of professional accolades, including: 11 Awards of Excellence, Merck and Company; Clinical Faculty Teaching Award, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences; Carter Pannil Award, Excellence in Clinical Teaching, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

Dr. Joseph Gomez, MD, FACC

Dr. Joseph Gomez, MD, FACC, completed Medical School at Georgetown University School of Medicine and Medical Residency and a Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. Dr. Gomez is Board Certified by the American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Cardiology, and the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Gomez previously served as the Chief of Cardiology at Geneva General Hospital and Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital.

Lauralee Sprague, NP

Lauralee Sprague, NP grew up in Sardinia and Machias, and currently resides in the area. She graduated from SUNY Brockport with a bachelor of science in nursing, and from D’Youville College with a master’s and certification as a family nurse practitioner (FNP).

Sprague has been practicing in the healthcare field for 24  years. She is board certified in family practice, certified in ACLS, PALS, and BLS, and has experience in emergency medicine and family medicine.