About Us

Our Team

Amy Thomas Bash, APN, AGPCNP-BC

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago (2013)
Certification: State of Illinois Advanced Practice Nurse, ANCC Certified Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
Societies: Society of Otolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses, Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nurses.

Cheryl McMullin, Psy.D.

Psy.D. – Clinical Psychology

Education: Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University
Internship: Elgin Mental Health Center, Unit I, UST (2011)
Externship: Center for Applied Psychology and Forensic Studies (2010), Illinois Youth Center – St. Charles (2009), Elgin Mental Health Center, Unit H, WUST (2008).

Claudia Rodriguez, MMS, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Education: University of South Florida (2017), Midwestern University (2019)
Certifications: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
Societies: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Illinois Academy of Physician Assistant member
Languages: English and Spanish.

Lydia Sosenko, D.D.S., D.ABDSM

Oral Appliance Therapy

Education: University of Illinois College of Dentistry (1990)
Certification: American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (2006)
Societies: American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Naperville Chamber of Commerce, Illinois Sleep Society.

Martha Curtin, MSPA, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Education: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, PA Program (2017)
Certifications: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Societies: American Academy of Physician Assistants, Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Gene Sherman, D.D.S., D.ABDSM

Oral Appliance Therapy

Education: Northwestern University Dental School (1981)
Certifications: Northeast Regional Boards (1981), American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (2010)
Societies: Dental Excellence Study Club of McHenry County, Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce, McHenry County Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, American Dental Society, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Michael Scherer, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Education: Northwestern University (1999)
Internship: University of California, San Francisco (1999)
Residency: University of California San Francisco (2000)
Certification: American Board of Sleep Medicine, CBSM (2006); Board of Behavioral Sleep Medicine, DBSM (2019).

Roukan Jazayerli, M.D.

Board-Certified Sleep Specialist Adult Sleep Medicine

Education: George Washington University, Washington, D.C. (2001)
Internship: National Institute of Mental Health (2001-2002)
Residency: George Washington University (2002-2006)
Fellowship: George Washington University (2006-2007)
Certification: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (2008), American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Sleep Medicine (2009).

Syed A. Sayeeduddin, M.D.

Board-Certified Sleep Specialist

Education: Ross University School of Medicine (2012)
Residency: West Suburban Medical Center (2012-2015)
Fellowship: Sleep Medicine at the University of Maryland (2016-2017)
Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine (2015), Board-Certified Sleep Specialist (2018).

Shazeen Pardesi, D.D.S. Chicago

Education: Marquette University School of Dentistry (2014), Jacobi Medical Center (2015)
Certification: American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (2019), Academy of General Dentistry (2020)
Societies: American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry.

Julianne Thorn, MPAS, PA-C Naperville

Physician Assistant

Education: University of Wisconsin – Madison, Bachelor of Science degree with Major in Biology and Certificate in German Language Studies (2017), Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Masters of Physician Assistant Studies (2020)

Certification: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Medication Assisted Treatment Certified, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Societies: American Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Nisha Patel, MD Chicago

Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine (2015)
Residency: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics at William Beaumont Hospital (2015-2019)
Fellowship: Sleep Medicine at Mayo Clinic (2020-2021)
Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine (2019), American Board of Pediatrics (2019).

Victoria Pryzdia, MPAS, PA-C Orland Park

Physician Assistant

Education: University of Dayton, PA Program (2020)

Certification: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Societies: American Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Jessica Tarragano, PA-C Libertyville

Physician Assistant

Education: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, PA Program (2017)
Certifications: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Societies: American Academy of Sleep medicine.

Gail Henry, D.D.S. Libertyville/Glenview

Education: Ohio State University College of Dentistry (2011)
Certification: Northeast Regional Boards (2011), American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Qualified Dentist (2021)
Societies: : American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.

Nicole Framarin, PA-C Naperville

Education: Undergraduate: Benedictine University Bachelor of Science (2013), Graduate: A.T. Still University Master of Public Health (2018), Graduate: Midwestern University Master of Medical Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies (2020)

Certification: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, American Heart Association Basic Life Support, American Heart Association Advanced Life Support, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Bilingual Spanish Speaker Certificat, Federal Emergency Management Agency Social Media in Emergency Management Certificate
Societies: American Academy of Physician Assistants, Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants, American Public Health Associatio, Illinois Public Health Association, American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Anne Harris, APRN

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Education: Chamberlain University (2019)
Certification: State of Illinois Advanced Practice Nurse, AANP Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Basic Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Matthew Weist, MSPA, PA-C

Education: Dominican University, PA Program (2020)
Certification: State of Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant, Basic Life support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Societies: American Academy of Physician Assistants, Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Janet Lenz, APN

Education: Loyola University Maywood (2009)
Certification: State of Illinois Advanced Practice Nurse, ANCC Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner, Registered Cardiovascular Interventional Specialist, Critical Care Registered Nurse, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Basic Life Support
Societies: American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Heart Failure Society, American College of Cardiology.