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Michael S. Krasner, M.D.

Primary Care

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-7230

Office: (585) 341-7230

Fax: (585) 325-6051

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Biography

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.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

1983
BA | Univ of Cal Berkeley
Biochemistry

1987
MD | U Cal San Diego Sch Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1987 - 06/30/1988
Internship in at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1988 - 06/30/1991
Residency in at University of Rochester Medical Center

Publications

Journal Articles

2006
Krasner, Michael S. "Through the Lens of Attention, Apprenticeship, and Attachment in Health and Healing". Zen Bow. 2006; 29(1): 10-14.

2004
Krasner, Michael S. "Mindfulness-Based Interventions: A Coming of Age?". Families, Systems, & Health. 2004; 22(2): 207-212.

2004
Krasner, Michael S. "The Gift of Mindfulness". Families, Systems, &Health. 2004; 22(2): 213-215.

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