Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Clinical Highlights

MCG-AU Multidisciplinary Sleep Disorders Center

The Medical College of Georgia-AU Multidisciplinary Sleep Disorders Center is the area’s oldest, most established facility of its kind and the first to be accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Our world-class sleep disorders center treats more patients and performs more sleep studies than any facility in or around Augusta, Georgia. Our sleep disorders center offers full-service, patient and family-centered care for everyone from neonatal to geriatric patients, making it one of the few sleep centers in the southeast to treat adult and pediatric patients. Our multidisciplinary team of physicians address the full range of sleep disorders. The team includes board-certified sleep medicine physicians as well as pediatric and adult pulmonologists, neurologists, otolaryngologists, and other specialists. The multidisciplinary sleep disorders center practice incorporates medical and surgical techniques to treat patients suffering from sleep apnea, sleep-related breathing disorders, narcolepsy, insomnia, and unusual behavior during sleep. All new sleep disorder patients requiring comprehensive evaluation are seen in a conjoint multidisciplinary sleep clinic staffed by physicians from the Department of Medicine’s Division of Pulmonology and the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.

Our Specialized Team
Dr. Amy Blanchard
Associate Professor (Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine) Medical Director, Sleep Disorders Center Department of Medicine
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Dr. Thomas Dillard
Professor (Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine) Department of Medicine
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Dr. Michael Groves
Assistant Professor (General Otolaryngology, Sleep Disorders, Head & Neck Surgery) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Dr. Stil Kountakis
Porubsky Professor & Chairman (Rhinology, Skull Base Surgery, Sleep Disorders) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Dr. Mingsi Li
Assistant Professor (Facial Plastic Surgery, Rhinology, Skull Base Surgery, Sleep Disorders) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Dr. Camilo Reyes Gelves
Assistant Professor (Facial Plastic Surgery, Rhinology, Skull Base Surgery, Sleep Disorders) Surgical Director, Sleep Disorders Center Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Dr. Varsha Taskar
Professor (Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine) Department of Medicine