Anand A Gersappe, MD, Ph.D., MBBS


Specialties
  • Sleep medicine
Accepting New Patients
7320 216th St. SW
Suite 40
Edmonds, WA 98026
425-640-4660
206-215-1135
18100 NE Union Hill Road
Suite 320
Redmond, WA 98052
425-498-2332
206-215-1135
1013929132

General Information


Biography
Dr. Gersappes philosophy of medical practice is centered on compassionate care. He believes in Francis Peabodys famous quote that "the secret of the care of the patient is in caring for the patient". Having himself been a patient of sleep apnea in the past, he is able to draw on his own personal experience while treating patients.
Specialties
  • Sleep medicine
Education Background
Medical School: Grant Medical College Maharashtra University of Health Sciences
Residency: SUNY Buffalo
Fellowship: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Languages
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
Professional Associations
American Association of Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Neurology
Personal Interests
Reading, playing guitar, biking and hiking.

Publications

Blog

Adjusting to Daylight Savings Time

March 09, 2012
What are the effects of Daylight Savings on your sleep schedule, and what can you do to reduce these effects? Here are some tips:


 

 

 

Change your clock this weekend: it may help your ticker

November 02, 2011

Here’s a great reason to remember to turn your clocks back and sleep in an extra hour this weekend: it may be good for your heart.

More than 1.5 billion people reset their clocks every year, turning clocks backward by an hour in the fall and forward by an hour in the spring. These transitions can disrupt internal biologic rhythms and influence the duration and quality of sleep. But does losing or gaining that one hour have health consequences? A 2008 report in the New England Journal of Medicine by Dr. Janszky and colleagues suggests that it does. The authors showed that there is a significant increase in the daily rate of heart attack in the first few days after we “spring ahead” and get an hour less of sleep, but that in the first few days after we “fall back” and gain an hour of sleep, there are fewer heart attacks.

Sleep deprivation carries a high risk. Sleeping less than 5...

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Sleep medicine
Services Provided
Clinical Interests
  • bedwetting
  • bruxism
  • cataplexy
  • circadian rhythm disorder
  • confusional arousals
  • daytime sleepiness
  • home sleep study
  • movement disorders
  • narcolepsy
  • nightmares
  • obesity hypoventilation syndrome
  • periodic limb movement disorder
  • polysomnography
  • restless legs syndrome
  • sleep abnormalities
  • sleep apnea
  • sleep disorders
  • sleep paralysis
  • sleep phase disorder
  • sleep related hallucinations
  • sleep talking
  • sleep-related eating disorder
  • snoring
  • somnambulism

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
 

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.6 out of 5 (70 Ratings, 10 Comments)

100

11/12/2016
Have had trouble w/assistants in the past - (non-responsive, failed to handle prescriptions/paper work in timely manner) it thank her name was [...]. New assistants have been MUCH BETTER.
100

11/11/2016
[...] the doctor was great. I had no additional questions after my visit.
90

11/09/2016
he really needs to respond to my Chart questions.
100

10/25/2016
I would never recommend this clinic to anyone because of the awful wait times to get an appointment. I'm barely hanging on as a patient myself.
100

09/20/2016
dr explained everything very well. He listened and made sure that i understood great experince!
20

09/11/2016
people are great and very nice. However, the process for getting a single diagnosis is horrible and could easily be streamlined.
100

07/26/2016
I look forward to my visits with Dr. Gerasappe, I would recommend him to anyone needing help with sleep issues.
100

07/20/2016
Dr. Gersappe was the first sleep specialist to relate sleep apnea to type 2 diabetes. Very helpful.
100

07/04/2016
Very nice dr.
100

06/18/2016
I would prefer to describe Dr. Gersappe's care as Excellent. Very good is not adequate.
7320 216th St. SW
Suite 40
Edmonds, WA 98026
206-215-1135
18100 NE Union Hill Road
Suite 320
Redmond, WA 98052
206-215-1135
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