Our Staff



Tom Weibel, Chief Operating Officer

Tom Weibel was appointed Chief Operating officer in 2017. He has held various management roles in area hospitals and surgery centers.

As Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Weibel’s responsibilities are, financial & staff management oversight, ensure compliance with regulatory and accreditation standards, and is the point of contact for the NYS Department of Health, insurance carriers and other relevant entities.



Scott Berry, DO, Medical Director

Dr. Berry has been part of the Westside Anesthesia team at Brighton Surgery Center since 2016 and appointed Medical Director in 2018. Originally from Rochester, N.Y., Scott graduated from Roberts Wesleyan College in 1993 and medical school from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1999. He completed residency at the University of Rochester in 2003 and is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

As Medical Director, Dr. Berry is an important part of the leadership team understanding the perspective of fellow physicians and administration with the mission of delivering the highest quality care for Brighton Surgery Center patients.



Brenda Carpenter, Clinical Director

Brenda has worked for Brighton Surgery since 2014 as a staff nurse for preop, operating room, sedation room, Femto laser room, and recovery room. She also has worked as a charge nurse for preop and recovery room. She has been the clinical educator for the facility for the last 4 years where she provided all staff with mandatory requirements and drills. She teaches BLS for the healthcare worker classes.  As the educator she arranged for all other certifications and education required for staff employed at a surgery center throughout the year. Brenda is certified as an Ambulatory Perianesthesia Nurse, Post Anesthesia Nurse and Ambulatory Care Nurse.

As Clinical Manager, Ms. Carpenter works closely with the Chief Operating Officer and Medical Director to oversee all clinical aspects of our facility.


Michelle Vest PHR, SHRM-CP, Controller/Human Resources Manager

Michelle Vest joins the team at Brighton Surgery Center as the Business Office/Human Resources Manager. Michelle is an accounting professional with a record of accomplishments in managing financial functions for diverse-industry employers. Michelle obtained her Professional in Human Resources certification (PHR), Society for Human Resources Certified Professional certification (SHRM-CP) and is a Notary Public. As the Business Office/Human Resources Manager, Michelle is responsible for the financial reporting of the Company, human resources, benefits administration and business office staff.