About the Medical Clinic
Arizona Sleep Center provides a comprehensive care for all ages. We specialize in the clinical assessment, diagnosis, management and prevention of sleep and circadian rhythm disorders. Sleep specialists treat patients of any age and use multidisciplinary approaches. Disorders managed by sleep specialists include, but are not limited to, restless legs syndrome, sleep related breathing disorders, insomnia, hypersomnias, circadian rhythm sleep disorders, parasomnias and sleep related movement disorders.
Providing you the best care
Aynur Okcay, M.D.
Dr Aynur Okcay completed a comprehensive Sleep Medicine Fellowship program at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.
The Center for Sleep Medicine at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota is one of the largest sleep medicine facilities in the United States. The center is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
She has extensive research background at Mayo Clinic focusing on cardiovascular aspect of sleep disordered breathing.
Dr Okcay has published several papers and a book chapter and gave presentations in both USA and international Sleep Medicine Conferences.
Having a Primary Care background, Dr Okcay realizes an inseparable relationship between healthy sleep and overall well-being.
Dr Okcay listens closely to her patients to create a unique plan that will fit the individual patient's lifestyle and improve the quality of their sleep.
Lauren Schriber, P.A.
Lauren Schriber is a nationally certified and Arizona licensed Physician Assistant dedicated to excellence in patient care. Lauren is a native New Orleanian where she has worked in various health and research disciplines over the years. She completed her bachelors degree in biology at the University of New Orleans, then pursued a masters degree in microbiology and immunology at Tulane University School of Medicine. She earned a second masters in physician assistant studies from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center.
In close collaboration with Dr. Okcay, Lauren is skilled in the evaluation and management of various sleep disorders. She becomes invested in every one of her patients and applies herself wholeheartedly to their care at Arizona Sleep Center.
Greg Nelson, R.R.T.
Gregory Nelson is a Registered Respiratory Therapist specializing in CPAP and BiPAP. Gregory excels at providing his patients with the one-on-one care that enables them to be successful with their sleep therapy. Gregory also serves on the Board of Advisors for Pima Medical Institute. He has also hosted several classes for hospice nurses, teaching them about basic respiratory care relating to oxygen, and CPAP/BIPAP which has aided them with their continued education and patient care techniques.
Gregory’s passion for patient care is what drives him to providing the most knowledgeable and personable one-on-one care. He strives to provide the best care possible at Arizona Sleep Center for many more years to come.
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