Sleep Team

The sleep team is comprised of the following professionals

Bradley V. Vaughn, M.D.

  • Director, UNC Sleep Disorders Center
  • Professor, Adult Neurology
  • Clinical interests: Epilepsy, Sleep, and Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Research interests: Sleep, Epilepsy, Central control of the Autonomic Nervous System


Heidi L. Roth, M.D.

  • Adult Neurology
  • Assistant Professor
  • Clinical Interests: Diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, language disorders and aphasia, diagnosis and treatment of memory loss, awareness and sleep, sleep and aging.
  • Research Interests: Memory and sleep, diagnosis and treatment of language disorders and aphasia, hemispheric asymmetries and sleep, primary care and treatment of sleep disorders.



Rose Sheets, D.M.D.

  • Director of Oral Appliances, UNC Sleep Center


Brent Senior, M.D.

  • Director of Sleep Related Surgeries


George Blakey, M.D.

  • Oral Maxillary Facial Surgery


Rebecca Torres, P.A.

  • Physician Assistant
  • In depth experience with management and treatment for patients with a wide range of sleep disorders.


    Christine Shooter, F.N.P

    • Family Nurse Practitioner


      Eric Jensen, M.D.

      • Director of the Medwell Program


      Kyle Kalkowski

      • Techincal Director UNC Sleep Center


      Murdena Mills

      • Administrative Assistance