One thing people are surprised to learn about me:

I’m a writer. Hey, I got a NYT book review!

If I wasn’t a medical professional, I would be:

A detective. I write mystery fiction, so it’s not that far of a stretch!

Favorite guilty pleasure:

Rap music

Member of BMG Since:


Board Certifications:

Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Sleep Medicine


MD from University at Buffalo, BA, Harvard


Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Special Training:

Residency in Internal Medicine and Neurology at UB; Sleep Medicine Specialist, Clinical Neurophysiology


Clinical Neurophysiology and Sleep Medicine at UB

Hospital Affiliations:

Kaleida Health, ECMC, Catholic Health

Other Affiliations:

Medical Director of Buffalo Medical Group’s Adult & Pediatric Sleep Center, Diplomate with the American Board of Sleep Medicine, Member of the American Academy of Neurology, Member of the American Professional Sleep Society


Authored and Co-authored Research and Clinical Articles and Abstracts for Many Medical Journals and Publications

Areas of Interest:

Adult Neurological Disorders and Conditions; Adult and Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Insomnia, Restless Leg Syndrome and Narcolepsy

Community Involvement:

Just Buffalo Literary Center, Buffalo Jewish Federation, SABAH

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325 Essjay Road

Williamsville, NY 14221

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