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Richard J. Schumann, Jr., MD, Diplomate ABSM, Medical Director

We are honored to have Dr. Richard Schumann as part of the Feeling Great Sleep Center's team of world-class professionals and dedicated health care specialists.

Dr. Richard Schumann has over 21 years of expertise in sleep medicine and is the Medical Director for Feeling Great Sleep Centers. His achievements and experiences have centered on treating a wide variety of sleep and neurological disorders and always caring for patients in a compassionate manner. He regularly consults with referring physicians to develop a comprehensive treatment plan including sleep diagnostic testing and clinical face to face evaluations for many sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, insomnia, nocturnal limb movement disorders, and hypersomnia disorders.

Dr. Schumann has experience treating both adults and children and is also a specialist in clinical neurophysiology, performing EEG and ENG testing as part of his past neurology practice. He completed his neurology residency at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, CA and also completed a one-year neurology residency at UC Davis Medical Center at UC Davis.  

Dr. Schumann is board-certified in neurology by the American Board of Neurology & Psychiatry and in sleep medicine by the American Board of Sleep Medicine. He has served as a past medical director for several sleep labs in various states and overseas in Guam and Samoa, where he was instrumental in helping the labs gain national accreditation status.

Dr. Richard Schumann enjoys spending time with his children, traveling, and mentoring youth at his local church.  He also enjoys exercising by mountain biking and participating in 5K and 10K road races.

Kathe Henke, PhD, Diplomate ABSM

We are honored to have Dr. Kathe Henke as part of the Feeling Great Sleep Center's team of world-class professionals and dedicated health care specialists.

Dr. Kathe Henke brings over 30 years of experience in sleep medicine to Feeling Great Sleep Medical Center. Her sleep disorders expertise is demonstrated by the achievement of board-certification in sleep medicine by the American Board of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Henke earned her Ph.D. in Respiratory Physiology from the University of Wisconsin and performed her post-doctoral research and clinical training in sleep disorders at the University of Sydney in Australia. She was an associate professor at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and director of the Harborview Sleep Laboratory. Prior to joining Feeling Great, she was director of the sleep lab for Sleep Disorders of Virginia.

Dr. Henke’s main goal at Feeling Great is improving the lives of her patients and providing the highest quality, patient-focused care for a wide range of sleep disorders. She takes time to listen to her patients and educates them about their sleep concerns. In addition, she is actively involved in educating medical professionals and the public about sleep and sleep disorders.Dr. Henke served on the Board of the American Sleep Apnea Association, a patient advocacy group, for over 20 years. The Association promotes education and research to help individuals understand and manage sleep apnea.  She has also served on American Academy of Sleep Medicine committees including acting as a site visitor for sleep centers and sleep technician training programs. As a result of her work with AASM, Dr. Henke received recognition of devoted and outstanding service to the field of sleep medicine. Due to her strong leadership capabilities, Dr. Henke also served as a past president of the Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine and has been on the faculty of several sleep medicine programs.

Outside of sleep medicine, Dr. Henke’s other passions are working out, baking, and volunteering.

Contact Details

Durham: 919-477-1588
Toll Free: 866-499-1588

Fax Durham: 919-477-1688
Fax Toll Free: 866-499-1288

Sleep Medical Center Locations: Durham, Burlington, Jacksonville, North Carolina
Feeling Great Respiratory Equipment: Oxygen, CPAP / BiPAP, Nebulizers

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