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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 a 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

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

07/01/1987 - 06/30/1988
Internship in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics 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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