Palliative Care

Michel Cramer Bornemann, MD

No Group Assigned, 651-232-1212


Dr. Cramer Bornemann is board certified in sleep medicine, a diplomat on the American Board of Sleep Medicine and a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.


Dr. Cramer Bornemann attended the University of Minnesota Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Hennepin County Medical Center. He completed fellowships through the Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota Hospitals and Clinics, and Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center.

Professional activities

He's been active on committees within the American Academy of Sleep Medicine most notably as the chair of the Parasomnia section of the Revision Task Force for the International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD 3rd ed.). He is an active writer having published in over 50 peer-reviewed journals and textbooks including the Journal of Forensics Sciences, American Journal of Cardiology, Brain, and Mayo Clinic Proceedings. He is the founder and lead investigator of Sleep Forensics Associates.

Practice interests

Aside from obstructive sleep apnea and insomnia, Dr. Cramer Bornemann enjoys practicing the full spectrum of sleep medicine with a keen interest in parasomnias.

Personal statement

"Diagnosing and managing an underlying sleep disorder is only a partial path to optimal sleep health. I believe patient-centered care also entails empathy into the patient's situation with an invitation for education to improve lifestyles and/or individualized coaching to reinforce positive behaviors."