Michael S. Krasner, M.D.

Michael S. Krasner, M.D.

Contact Information

Olsan Medical Group
2400 South Clinton Avenue
Building H, Suite 230
Rochester, NY 14618-2671

Appointment: (585) 341-7230

  • Primary Care Physician Primary Care Physician

Patient Care Bio

Mick Krasner, MD, FACP, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He completed medical school in 1987 at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency at the University of Rochester and now limits his practice to Primary Care Internal Medicine.

Dr. Krasner has been teaching Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction to patients, medical students, and health care professionals for over 8 years, involving nearly 800 participants. He is engaged in a variety of research projects including the investigation of the effects of mindfulness practices on the immune system in the elderly and on medical student stress and well-being as well as the effects on health care professionals' well being. He is very interested in the connection between health care professional well-being and the effectiveness of the healing relationship.

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine, Primary Care Physicians (SMD) - Primary


Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | U Cal San Diego Sch Medicine1987
BA | Biochemistry | Univ of Cal Berkeley1983

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1988 - 06/30/1991
Internship in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1987 - 06/30/1988