Michelle Cao, DO

Sleep specialist

Pulmonolgist

Sleep Medicine Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6601
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Professional Education

Residency: Loma Linda University - School of Medicine (2003) CA

Medical Education: Western University of Health Sciences -College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (2000) CA

Fellowship: Stanford University - CAPS (2008) CA

Board Certification: Sleep Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2009)

Board Certification: Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)

Board Certification: Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)

Fellowship: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (2007) CA

Honors & Awards

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians (2011)

Central Sleep Apnea: Effects on Stroke Volume in Heart Failure
Cao, M., Guilleminault, C., & Lin, C. (2013). Central Sleep Apnea: Effects on Stroke Volume in Heart Failure. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 187(4), 340-341.

Sleep-Disordered Breathing, Heart Failure, and Phrenic Nerve Stimulation
Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2012). Sleep-Disordered Breathing, Heart Failure, and Phrenic Nerve Stimulation. CHEST, 142(4), 821-823.

Acute and Chronic Sleep Loss: Implications on Age-Related Neurocognitive Impairment
Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2012). Acute and Chronic Sleep Loss: Implications on Age-Related Neurocognitive Impairment. SLEEP, 35(7), 901-902.

NEUROHORMONES AND SLEEP
Frenette, E., Lui, A., & Cao, M. (2012). NEUROHORMONES AND SLEEP. VITAMINS AND HORMONES: SLEEP HORMONES, VOL 89, 89, 1-17.

Hypocretin Antagonists in Insomnia Treatment and Beyond
Ruoff, C., Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2011). Hypocretin Antagonists in Insomnia Treatment and Beyond. CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL DESIGN, 17(15), 1476-1482.

Hypocretin and Its Emerging Role as a Target for Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2011). Hypocretin and Its Emerging Role as a Target for Treatment of Sleep Disorders. CURRENT NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE REPORTS, 11(2), 227-234.

Advances in the pharmacological approach to sleep disorders.
Cao, M. (2011). Advances in the pharmacological approach to sleep disorders. Current pharmaceutical design, 17(15), 1416-1417.

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Chronic Opioid Use
Guilleminault, C., Cao, M., Yue, H. J., & Chawla, P. (2010). Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Chronic Opioid Use. LUNG, 188(6), 459-468.

Families with sleepwalking
Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2010). Families with sleepwalking. SLEEP MEDICINE, 11(7), 726-734.

Advances in Narcolepsy
Cao, M. (2010). Advances in Narcolepsy. MEDICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, 94(3), 541-?.

Pediatric sleep disorders: How can sleep-medicine make a difference?
Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2009). Pediatric sleep disorders: How can sleep-medicine make a difference?. SLEEP MEDICINE REVIEWS, 13(2), 107-110.

Sleep and breathing: The impact of mechanical ventilation on the quality of sleep
Cao, M., & Sarinas, P. Sa. (2008). Sleep and breathing: The impact of mechanical ventilation on the quality of sleep. CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 36(6), 1960-1962.

Sleep difficulties and behavioral outcomes in children
Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2008). Sleep difficulties and behavioral outcomes in children. ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE, 162(4), 385-389.

Maxillomandibular advancement surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
Cao M, Li KK, & Guilleminault C. (2008). Maxillomandibular advancement surgery for obstructive sleep apnea. Minerva Pneumologica, 47.

The dual-wave bolus feature in continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion pumps controls prolonged post-prandial hyperglycaemia better than standard bolus in Type 1 diabetes
Lee, S. W., Cao, M., Sajid, S., Hayes, M., Choi, L., & de Leon, R. (2004). The dual-wave bolus feature in continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion pumps controls prolonged post-prandial hyperglycaemia better than standard bolus in Type 1 diabetes. DIABETES NUTRITION & METABOLISM, 17(4), 211-216.