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Sheila Lekanka, NP



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Buffalo General Medical Center
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203


Phone: (716) 710-8226
Fax: (716) 710-8267


  • Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Fellow, CT/MRI, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, The State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Research Fellow, Heart Failure Research, Montefiore Medical Center
  • Residency, Internal Medicine. Jacobi Medical Center
  • Doctor of Medicine, Chicago Medical School
  • Master of Science, Biomedical Sciences, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Political Science, Washington University of St. Louis



  • Leo M. Davidoff Society Best Resident Teacher Award, Albert Einstein College of Medicine 2018
  • Best Resident Teacher of the Year Award, Jacobi Medical Center, 2017, 2018
  • Milford Fulop Poster Competition Finalist, Jacobi Medical Center, 2017



  • Anna E. Bortnick, Sanyog Shitole, Hayder Hashim, Pankaj Khullar,Michael J. Park, Michael Weinreich, Stephen Seibert, Judah Rauch, Giora Weisz, Jorge Kizer.Residual SYNTAX II Score and Long Term Outcomes post-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in an Urban US Cohort: the Montefiore STEMI Registry.Coronary Artery Disease (April 2021)
  • Anna E. Bortnick, Muhammad Shahid, Sanyog G. Shitole, Michael J. Park, Anna Broder, Carlos J. Rodriguez, James Scheuer, Robert Faillace, Jorge R. Kizer.Outcomes of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction by Age and Sex in a Low-Income Urban Community: The Montefiore STEMI Registry.Clinical Cardiology (July 2020)
  • Sanyog G. Shitole, Vankeepuram Srinivas, Julia L. Berkowitz, Tina Shah,Michael J. Park, Samuel Herzig, Anne Christian, Neeral Patel, James Scheuer, Jorge R. Kizer.Hyperglycemia, Adverse Outcomes, and Impact of Intravenous Insulin Therapy in Patients Presenting with Acute ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction in a Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Urban Setting. Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism (Aug 2019)
  • Charlisa Gibson, Mai Colvin, Michael J. Park, Qingying Lai, Gavin Harris, Chirag Shah, Matthew Langston.Prevalence and Predictors of Deep Venous Thrombosis in Medical ICU Patients Undergoing Diagnostic Duplex Ultrasonography. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine (Nov 2018)
  • Carlos R. Manrique, Michael J. Park, Nidhish Tiwari, Juan Carlos Plana, Mario J. Garcia.Diagnostic Strategies for Early Recognition of Cancer Therapeutics-Related Cardiac Dysfunction. ClinicalMedicine Insights: Cardiology (Mar 2017)
  • Kuei Y. Tseng, Adriana Caballero, Alexander Dec, Daryn K. Cass, Natalie Simak, Elizabeth Sunu,Michael J. Park, Shannon R. Blume, Stephen Sammut, Diana J. Park, Anthony R. West. Inhibition of Striatal Soluble Guanylyl Cyclase-cGMPSignaling Reverses Basal Ganglia Dysfunction and Akinesia in Experimental Parkinsonism.Plos One (Nov 2011)

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12845 Broadway Street
Alden, NY 14004
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1091 Main St., Ste. 301
Buffalo, NY 14209
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100 High St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
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Bradford Regional Medical Center
116 Interstate Parkway, Ste. 21
Bradford, PA 16701
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529 Central Ave.
Dunkirk, NY 14048
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3898 Vineyard Dr. Ste. 1
Dunkirk, NY 14048
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5844 Southwestern Blvd., Ste. 100
Hamburg, NY 14048
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475 South Transit Road Ste. 200
Lockport, NY 14094
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571 10th Street, Suite 264A
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
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2223 W. State St., Ste. 120
Olean, NY 14760
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515 Main St.
Olean, NY 14760
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5959 Big Tree Rd., Ste. 102
Orchard Park, NY 14127
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400 N Main Street
Warsaw, NY 14569
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705 Maple Rd. 
Williamsville, NY 14221
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