Meet Our Team

Our American Board of Sleep Medicine physicians welcome you and any questions you may have.
Sleep Medicine Physicians | Sleep Psychologist (Insomnia Program) | Pulmonary/Critical Care | Advanced Practice Practitioners | Administration

Sleep Medicine Physicians


Wilfred A. Corson, MD, DABSM
Dr. Wilfred Corson graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in 1959. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Pulmonary Medicine fellowship at the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Corson has been in private practice since 1968 and is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders.
Joan M. K. Fox, MD, DABSM
Dr. Joan Fox graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1985. Following the completion of an Internal Medicine Residency and a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Minnesota, she was on faculty at the University of Minnesota Hospitals and Clinics involved in clinical and basic research. Dr. Fox is Board Certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders.
Kathy R. Gromer, MD, DABSM
Dr. Kathy Gromer graduated from Kansas University Medical School in 1985. She completed her Internal Medicine residency and her Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care fellowship at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Gromer has been in private practice since 1991 and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and in Sleep Disorders.
Evelyn Mai, MD
Evelyn Mai, MD graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2003. She completed her Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 2008. Dr Mai is board Certified in Adult Psychiatry. She has been in private practice since 2008.
Thomas F. Mulrooney, MD, DABSM
Dr. Thomas Mulrooney graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in 1959. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Michigan and Hennepin County Medical Center in 1965. He completed his Pulmonary fellowship at the University of Minnesota where he is now Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine. Dr. Mulrooney is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders.
Ralph E. Steele, MD, DABSM
Dr. Ralph Steele graduated from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 1975. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Minnesota Hospitals and Clinics and his Pulmonary fellowship at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Steele has been in private practice since 1980 and is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders.
Patrick J. Wright, MD, DABSM
Dr. Patrick Wright graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in 1985. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis and his Pulmonary fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago. Dr. Wright is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota and has been in private practice since 1992. He is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, and Sleep Disorders.

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Sleep Psychologist (Insomnia Program)


Mark Rosenblum, PsyD, LP
Dr. Rosenblum is the Director of Minnesota Sleep Institute’s Insomnia Program. Dr. Rosenblum obtained his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University/Atlanta and completed an American Psychological Association approved internship at Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine. Dr. Rosenblum received training in the assessment and treatment of insomnia through a preceptorship with Peter Hauri, Ph. D., the former Director of the Mayo Clinic Sleep Disorders Center.

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Pulmonary/Critical Care Physicians

R. Michael Bowen, MD

Mitchell G. Kaye, MD

Shelley Lennox, MD

Wayne L. Stern, MD


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Advanced Practice Practitioners


Mary C. Aschenbrener, PAC
Graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Augsburg College in 1998.
6 years experience in Family Practice / Urgent Care.
6 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery.

Tonia Ashline, PA-C
Tonia Ashline graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at the University of New England in 2003. Tonia has seven years of experience working in Surgery and Primary Care.

Brenda Henney, PA-C
Brenda Henney graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Augsburg College in 1998. Brenda has six years of experience working in Otolaryngology and Urgent Care.

Janette Hiner, CNP
Janette Hiner graduated from the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at Wright State University in 2003. Janette has thirty two years of experience working in Family Practice, Cardiology and Pulmonology.

Erin Peterson, NP-C
Erin Peterson graduated from the Nurse Practitioner program at St. Catherine University in 2010. Erin has seven years experience working in Medical-Surgical, Pulmonary, Neurology, and Critical Care Nursing.


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Administration

Mitchell G. Kaye, M.D., President

Penny M. Bradovich, Administrator

Richard J. Maki, RPSGT, Regional Director

Rachelle Wood, RPSGT, Regional Director


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