A Department of Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
515 Abbott Road, Suite 302 (Marian Professional Building)
Buffalo, NY 14220
Also at this address:
(716) 828-3549 (fax)
*Office phones are paused at lunch hour so staff may prepare for afternoon patient care.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Nicholas Cromwell, M.D., OB/GYN
Lynn Aronica, M.D., OB/GYN
Ameneh Habir, WHNP-C, Women’s Health
Ann Marie Smokowski, Registered Dietitian
Anne Saldana, Registered Nurse
Carmen Repicci, Lactation Consultant
Lindsey Butera, Medical Office Assistant
Valerie Granata, Medical Office Assistant
Hector Morales, Medical Office Assistant
Arry Phillips, Medical Office Assistant
Nancy Kader, Service Representative
Jean O'Hara, Office Manager
Obstetrics / Gynecology
Our midwives, nurse practitioners and physicians will help you to become more aware of your health prior to conception.
Free and Confidential Pregnancy Testing
Baby and Me Tobacco Free
As part of this program, you will receive four prenatal counseling sessions to help you to quit smoking. After the birth of your baby, carbon monoxide monitoring will be performed monthly. If you are smoke-free, you will receive a $25 voucher for diapers. Click here for more information about this program.
Breastfeeding Assistance with a Registered Nurse
Nutrition Counseling (Tuesday - Thursday; click here for details)
We will assist you in applying for food stamps (WIC), pharmaceuticals (EPIC), help with your heating bills (HEAP) and health insurance.
If you are uninsured, you may qualify for Medicaid, Family Health Plus or Child Health Plus.
Baby Café is a weekly drop-in center for moms who are breastfeeding and need support and guidance from Certified Lactation Consultant nurses. You can:
Relax and join us for coffee, support and information facilitated by a registered nurse and certified lactation consultant.
Baby Café is held on Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ask Us Anything
Most Catholic Health primary care centers offer same-day appointments. Please call the office to schedule your appointment.
Call 911 (Emergency Medical Services) for any life threatening emergency that requires immediate medical care (inability to breathe, severely choking, unconsciousness, seizure, etc.). For poisonings, call the Poison Control Center (716) 878-7654 or 1-800-222-1222.
If you become ill or are injured after office hours or during a weekend or a holiday, your call to the office will go through our answering service. Please limit calls to emergencies or other urgent problems that cannot wait until morning.
The Catholic Health primary care centers accept most insurances, including Medicaid and Medicare.
Healthcare assistance on a sliding fee scale is available for those who are under-insured or uninsured.
Prescriptions will be refilled only during office hours because we need your chart handy to check on dosages and disease status. Plan ahead so that you do not run out of important medicines. (Call at least 48 hours prior to your need to have a prescription refilled.) Always have the phone number of your pharmacy available when you call the office.