Our Team

The Providers


Radhika S. Breaden, MD, MPH, DABMS

Radhika S. Breaden, MD, DABMS,  MD, DABMS /  Sleep Medicine

Dr. Radhika S. Breaden is Board certified in Sleep Medicine and Internal Medicine. She is an active member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Breaden is a medical staff member of Providence St. Vincent Medical Center as well as Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.

Dr. Breaden attended college at University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) where she graduated with both Departmental and College Honors in Molecular, Developmental and Cellular Biology. Subsequently, she obtained her medical degree at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) and obtained a Masters of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center, the site of one of the first sleep disorders clinic in the country. During her training in Internal Medicine at Stanford, she studied sleep disorders in patients at the Palo Alto VA and Palo Alto Medical Foundation.

Dr. Breaden's interest in Sleep Medicine grew during the several years in which she practiced Internal Medicine. She found that many of the chronic conditions she treated on a daily basis including hypertension, headaches, and fibromyalgia could be traced, in part, to poor sleep quality. In 2007 she began practicing Sleep Medicine full-time and has found the global improvements that people describe in their quality of life and health in regards to improved sleep to be remarkable and rewarding.

Dr. Breaden earned the Portland Top Doctor award for several years, including 2020 and 2021.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter exploring the Pacific Northwest activities on the Coast. She loves reading, swimming, berry picking and going to local farmers' markets. She is also an avid children's literature collector and collects classic children's literature, such as Betsy-Tacy by Maud Hart Lovelace.

Jennifer G. Kim, MD, DABMS

Radhika S. Breaden, MD, DABMS,  MD, DABMS /  Sleep Medicine

Dr. Jennifer Kim is Board certified in Sleep Medicine and Internal Medicine. She is an active member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Kim is a medical staff member of Providence St. Vincent Medical Center as well as Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.

She earned her Bachelors of Science from Cornell University and her Doctor of Medicine from Wake Forest University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Temple University and completed her fellowship in Sleep Medicine at Temple University and St. Christopher's Children's Hospital .

Dr. Kim's interest in sleep medicine began with her first patient, herself. She developed insomnia during college which worsened during medical school. After residency, she started practicing general internal medicine in an underserved community. Her interest in sleep soon led her back to complete a sleep medicine fellowship. She has been practicing sleep medicine in Oregon since 2009. During her sleep medicine fellowship, she started seeing pediatric patients and saw the importance of addressing sleep issues earlier in life.

Dr. Kim has earned the Portland Top Doctor award for several years. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children and husband, reading Jane Austen and playing tennis.

Mariah Franclemont, PA-C

Maraih Franclemont, PA-C

Mariah Franclemont, PA-C earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Clarkson University. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. After graduation, Ms. Franclemont worked in family practice for 3 years and further pursued her interest in respiratory medicine by also working in pulmonology for 2 years working with patients with emphysema, restrictive lung disease and other respiratory issues. Ms. Franclemont moved to Oregon in 2017 and has been working in sleep medicine at Pacific Sleep Program for 4 years. Her experience in both family and pulmonary medicine only reinforced her belief that good sleep is the foundation of good health and led her to explore a career in sleep medicine upon moving to the West Coast.

In her free time, Ms. Franclemont enjoys learning new pieces on the violin and piano as well as finding new favorite books at her local library.

Stephen Leonardo, PA-C

Stephen Leonardo, PA-C

Stephen “Tony” Leonardo earned a masters' degree in Physician Assistant Studies through the Interservice Physician Assistant Program (IPAP), Ft. Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas. He currently works as a PA with the Oregon Army National Guard, with 30+ years of military service. Prior to working with Pacific Sleep Program, he worked as a PA in a family practice setting for 16 years.

When not at work, he enjoys traveling with his wife, reading, piano, running, and hiking the Pacific Northwest.

Dennis Crozier, PA-C

Dennis Crozier, PA-C

Dennis Crozier, PA-C earned his Bachelors' degree at Northern Arizona University and a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Midwestern University. He is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and is licensed by the Oregon Medical Board and Board Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (PA-C). Prior to working in sleep medicine, he worked in several surgical sub-specialties, and has been a practicing certified PA for over 15 years and has been working in Sleep Medicine for over 2 years. Mr. Crozier enjoys educating and helping to empower patients to feel their best and recognizes sleep as being a crucial part of achieving this goal. He notes it is exciting to see the positive changes that can occur when a patient who has struggled with untreated sleep apnea is finally diagnosed and treated.

In his free time he enjoys working on his small farm, exploring the Pacific Northwest--especially the north coast of Oregon, and trying new local restaurants.

Amanda Huang, PA-C

Amanda Huang, PA-C

Amanda Huang, PA-C earned her Bachelors degree in Biology and Public Health at the University of Rochester and her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at the New York Institute of Technology. She is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and Board Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Prior to working in Sleep Medicine, Ms. Huang worked in Internal Medicine. Her interests in health education and disease prevention led her to Sleep Medicine and she has been practicing in Sleep Medicine for over 2 years. She understands how important sleep is to health and well-being and works together with patients to find a path to better sleep.

In her spare time, Ms. Huang enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, and trying new restaurants.

Azita Fakher, NP

Azita Fakher, NP

Azita Fakher, NP earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master in Nursing from Oregon Health and Science University in Portland. Oregon. She is Board Certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and a member of American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

Ms. Fakher has been practicing in Sleep Medicine for over 17 years, including practice at the Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) Sleep Medicine Department. She has experience in the diagnosis and treatment of multiple sleep disorders, including obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia and parasomnias. She strongly believes in the importance of sleep in all aspects of our health.

Ms. Fakher lives in the Portland Metro area with her family and enjoys exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest and spending time with family and friends.

Gerald B. Rich, MD, DABSM , Founder and Physician Emeritus

Gerald B. Rich,  MD, ABSM / Director

Dr. Gerald B. Rich founded Pacific Sleep Program, the region's first sleep disorders program, in 1981.  Over the thirty-five years he has been in practice in the Pacific Northwest he has contributed greatly to the field of Sleep Medicine. In May of 2015 Dr. Rich decided that it was time for him to retire from his medical practice.  His ingenuity and dedication continue to live on in the practice he first founded.



Our Portland Staff



Morgan Smith

Morgan Smith
Operations Manager, Certified Medical Assistant

DawnMarie Nettle

Dawn Marie Nettles
Billing and Credentialing Manager

Kirsten Anders

Kirsten Anders
Prior Authorizations and Medical Records

Trisha Tapia

Trisha Tapia
New Patient Coordinator

Jenivieve Frosco

Jenivieve Frosco
Front Office Receptionist

Dawn Benton

Dawn Benton
Certified Medical Assistant

Alma Arellano Soto

Alma Soto Arellano
Medical Assistant

Emilia Clark

Emilia Clark
Medical Assistant

Mario Luera

Mario Luera
RPSGT, Sleep Lab Manager

Daniel Bartel

Daniel Bartels
RPSGT - Sleep Technologist

Nicole Gould

Nicole Gould
RPSGT - Sleep Technologist

Brittany Kelly

Brittany Kelly
RPSGT - Sleep Technologist

Stephan Hardy

Stephan Hardy
RPSGT - Sleep Technologist





Our Astoria Staff



Alisha Wirt

Alisha Wirt
Front Office Receptionist

Cody Frost-Eisenberg

Cody Frost-Eisenberg
Certified Nursing Assistant

Sara Maki

Sara Maki
Certified Medical Assistant

Karen Kimber

Karen Kimber
RPSGT - Sleep Technologist

Beverly Treichel

Beverly Treichel
RPSGT - Sleep Technologist





Portland Office

Monday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Astoria Office

Monday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed