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OUR STAFF

Medical Director
James J. Herdegen, MD
Dr. Herdegen is a board certified physician in sleep medicine who has been practicing for over 20 years and is actively involved in clinical, teaching and research activities.  He also participates in a number of community wellness programs promoting better health through better sleep.






 


Bharati Prasad, MD, MS

Dr. Prasad is board certified in Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.  She completed her medical training at UIC in 2009.  Her special interest is sleep-disordered breathing and its relationship with cardiovascular disease.
   
   

Medical  Support Staff

Chad Ratsamy, BS
Director of Physician Practice
312-413-0714
couankeo@uic.edu
    

Melissa Carlucci, MD, ACNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner

mcarlu2@uic.edu


Henry Arantes, BA, RPSGT
Sleep Technician Coordinator
harantes@sleepmedinc.com

Edith Chavez-Garcia
Medical Assistant
echavez@uic.edu

Jorge Mena
Medical Assistant
gmena@uic.edu

Cinthya Gavina Gomez
Medical Assistant
cinthya@uic.edu