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Michael E. Yurcheshen, M.D.

Michael E. Yurcheshen, M.D.


UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Accountable Health Partner Accountable Health Partners (AHP) is a network of over 2,000 community and UR medical faculty and a dozen leading hospitals throughout the region. AHP offers a full range of care.
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Comprehensive Sleep Center

2337 South Clinton Avenue, Building 4
Rochester, NY 14618

About Me

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neurology, Sleep Medicine (SMD)

Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care (SMD) - Joint


Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Michigan Medical School. 2004 - 2005

Residency, Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2001 - 2004

Internship, Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center. 2000 - 2001


MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry. 2000


AOA-Zeta Chapter. 2004

Humanism in Medicine-Honorable Mention. 2002

Class of 1976 Prize. Awarded in recognition of promise to become an outstanding Clinical Teacher by medical school peers.. 2000


Journal Articles

Does unconscious socioeconomic bias influence tele-evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea? An exploratory analysis.

Yurcheshen ME, Pigeon W, Marcus CZ, Marcus JA, McDermott MP, Consagra W, Nguyen K, Marsella J

Sleep medicine.. 2022 August 11100 :225-229. Epub 08/11/2022.

Interrater reliability between in-person and telemedicine evaluations in obstructive sleep apnea.

Yurcheshen ME, Pigeon W, Marcus CZ, Marcus JA, Messing S, Nguyen K, Marsella J

Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.. 2021 March 9 Epub 03/09/2021.

Effects of gabapentin on sleep in menopausal women with hot flashes as measured by a Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index factor scoring model.

Yurcheshen ME, Guttuso T, McDermott M, Holloway RG, Perlis M

Journal of women's health.. 2009 September 18 (9):1355-60. Epub 1900 01 01.