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Dr. Michael Stanchina named medical director of Roger Williams’ Sleep Disorders Center

Your persistent sleep problem isn’t simply a nuisance. It could indicate a serious medical condition like diabetes, respiratory illness, or cardiovascular disease. That is why you should seek treatment for your sleep disorder at an established center with the best staff and latest technology. The Sleep Disorders Center of Roger Williams Medical Center offers comprehensive care that is now under the leadership of an experienced medical director — Dr. Michael L. Stanchina.

Dr. Stanchina, who is a member of numerous professional societies including the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the American Sleep Disorders Association, is a Pulmonary/Sleep Medicine physician with University Pulmonary Associates and Asthma Center in East Greenwich. He has extensive training in the field, having completed a clinical research fellowship in Pulmonary/Sleep Medicine and a fellowship in Clinical Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Stanchina completed a clinical research fellowship in Pulmonary/Sleep Medicine from Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He also completed a Fellowship in Clinical Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine with rotations at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, and the West Roxbury VA Hospital.

He is a member of numerous professional societies including American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the American Sleep Disorders Association. Dr. Stanchina is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Brown Medical School. He has served as President and is a Charter Member of the Rhode Island Thoracic Society, ATS Chapter. He holds a number of professional licenses and board certifications including as a diplomate with the American Board of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Stanchina has numerous publications and presentations to his credit.

His expertise is matched by the excellence of our facilities and support staff. The team provides the latest technology for treating excessive snoring and sleep apnea. Counseling is provided by physicians and staff who specialize in treating other related problems that affect sleep. We offer the latest diagnostic sleep tests in a home-like environment, assuring that you are both comfortable and on the track to a better night’s sleep.

The Roger Williams’ Sleep Disorders Center is located at 1539 Atwood Avenue in Johnston. To make an appointment at the Sleep Disorders Center, please call 401-351-2747.