Fariha Abbasi-Feinberg, MD, Neurology, Fort Myers, FL

FarihaAbbasi-FeinbergMDFAASM, FAAN

Neurology Fort Myers, FL

Sleep Medicine

Medical Director, Sleep Medicine Millennium Physician Group Fort Myers, FL Owner Healthy Sleep LLC

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Summary

  • Fariha Abbasi-Feinberg MD, FAASM, FAAN is a Board certified Sleep Medicine Physician as well as a Board certified Neurologist. She has a special interest in Health Policy. She is considered a national expert on coding and compliance in the field of Sleep Medicine. She has presented around the country on this topic.
    Dr Abbasi has recently been named to the Board of Directors for the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
    In the past she acted as Chairperson of the Presidential Task Force for Alternate Payment Models as well as the AASM Advisor to the RUC (Relative Value Scale Update Committee). She attended and represented the AASM at the quarterly AMA RUC meetings.
    Dr. Abbasi was practicing in NC for 20 years but recently relocated to Fort Myers Florida. She has been recognized for her excellence in patient care by her peers and patients. For several years, she has been voted the “Top Doctor” in the Charlotte region.

Education & Training

  • University of Maryland
    University of MarylandFELLOWSHIP
  • University of Maryland
    University of MarylandRESIDENCY
  • Cooper University Hospital
    Cooper University HospitalINTERNSHIP
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Drexel University College of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • Drew UniversityOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • SC State Medical License
    SC State Medical License 2005 - 2021
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 1999 - 2020
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1992 - 1996
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Sleep Medicine
  • American Board Of Sleep MedicineSleep Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctor Charlotte NC Top Doctor, 2018
  • Phi Beta Kappa Drew University
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Hahnemann Medical School
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Sleep, Fatigue and Burnout Among Physicians: An American Academy of Sleep Medicine Position Statement  
    Binal S. Kancherla, MD, Raghu Upender, MD, Jacob F. Collen, MD, Muhammad Adeel Rishi, MD, Shannon S. Sullivan, MD, Omer Ahmed, MD, Michael Berneking, MD, Erin E. Flynn..., JCSM
  • Chronic Opioid Therapy and Sleep: An American Academy of Sleep Medicine Position Statement  
    Ilene M. Rosen, MD, MS, R. Nisha Aurora, MD, MHS, Douglas B. Kirsch, MD, Kelly A. Carden, MD, Raman K. Malhotra, MD, Kannan Ramar, MD, Fariha Abbasi-Feinberg, MD, Davi..., JCSM
  • Addressing Gaps Between Payer Policies and AASM Clinical Practice Guidelines Using Scorecards  
    Neeraj Kaplish, MD, Lynn D’Andrea, MD, R. Robert Auger, MD, Peter Gay, MD, Ofer Jacobowitz, MD, PhD, Karin Johnson, MD, Colleen Lance, MD, Amy Licis, MD, Susheel Patil..., JCSM
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Books/Book Chapters

Lectures

  • The Daily Grind: Efficiencies in Clinical Practice 
    San Antonio - 6/2019
  • Reimbursement Updates for 2019 and Beyond.... 
    Anaheim, CA - 2/2019
  • Compensation Based on Value 
    Chicago - 10/2018
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Press Mentions

  • Is a Good Night’s Sleep the Most Elusive Wellness Commodity?
    Is a Good Night’s Sleep the Most Elusive Wellness Commodity?
  • Americans Losing Sleep Over Late Night Binge Watching
    Americans Losing Sleep Over Late Night Binge Watching
  • A patient's guide to sleep disorders
    A patient's guide to sleep disorders
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Committees

  • Board of Directors, American Academy of Sleep Medicine 2019 - Present
  • Chairperson, AASM Coding and Compliance 2016 - 2019
  • Chairperson, AASM Presidential Task Force for Alternative Payment Models 2016 - 2019

Professional Memberships