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Omar E Burschtin, MD Email Omar Burschtin

Pulmonary Medicine (Lung)
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    • Position
    • PROFESSOR | Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
    • Specialties
    • Pulmonary Medicine (Lung)
    • Sleep Medicine
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Phone
    • The Integrative Sleep Center 212-241-5656
    • National Jewish Respiratory Institute Downtown 212-420-2377

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Dr. Burschtin is Sleep Certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine and by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Sleep Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Burschtin's clinical experience includes all areas of sleep disorders, from childhood to adolescence and adulthood to geriatric sleep disorders. His professional activities include clinical care, sleep education and research. He was born in Argentina and grew up in Uruguay. He moved to the United States from Montevideo Uruguay, where he received his undergraduate and medical school degree. He received his Internal Medicine training at the NYU Downtown Hospital. Subsequently, he attended his Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Fellowship Training at the New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Burschtin is dedicated full-time to the challenging field of sleep disorders and the consequences of sleep deprivation, sleep fragmentation, and to the improvement of daytime performance and quality of life. He is fluent in Spanish and Hebrew.


Sleep Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Chronic Respiratory Failure
  • Circadian Rhythm Disorders
  • Hypersomnia
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD)
  • Polysomnography
  • REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD)
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Studies
  • Snoring


MD, Facultad de Medicina-Universidad de la Republica

Residency, Internal Medicine
New York Downtown Hospital

Fellowship, Pulmonary & Critical Care
NYU Medical Center

Fellowship, Sleep Medicine
NYU Medical Center