Professional Affairs and Medical Staff Officers

The Office of Professional Affairs is your main contact for most physician or allied health services. Our office is located at MetroHealth Medical Center, Room A-109. 

Dr Thomas Collins

Thomas Collins, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Professional Affairs 






Trish Gallagher

Trish Gallagher, CPMSM, CPCS
Director, Professional Affairs
Office: 216-778-5460
Email: [email protected]





 Dr Robert Smith

Robert Smith, PhD
Director, Medical Staff Assistance Program
Office: 216-778-3399





Medical Staff Officers

Jessica Lovich-Sapola, MD
President, Medical Staff
Specialty: Anesthesiology 

Sanjay Gandhi, MD
President Elect
Specialty: Cardiology


Sandra L. Werner, MD, MA, FACEP

Sandra Werner, MD

Past President, Medical Staff
Specialty: Emergency Medicine