Michael J. Breus, Ph.D., is a Clinical Psychologist and both a Diplomat of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and a Fellow of The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He was one of the youngest people to have passed the Board at age 31 and, with a specialty in Sleep Disorders, is one of only 163 psychologists in the world with his credentials and distinction.
Dr. Breus is the author of The Sleep Doctor’s Diet Plan: Lose Weight Through Better Sleep (Rodale Books; May 2011), a groundbreaking book discussing the science and relationship between quality sleep and metabolism. His first book, GOOD NIGHT: The Sleep Doctor’s 4- Week Program to Better Sleep and Better Health (Dutton/Penguin), an Amazon Top 100 Best Seller, has been met with rave reviews and continues to change the lives of readers. It is now available in paperback as BEAUTY SLEEP: Look Younger, Lose Weight, and Feel Great Through Better Sleep.
Dr. Breus is also the creator of The Dr. Breus BedTM, the first and only mattress collection ever designed by a sleep specialist.
As the subject of sleep continues to gain momentum in our sleep- deprived society, Dr. Breus has become a widely recognized leader in this ever-evolving field. Dedicated to raising awareness of both medically diagnosed sleep disorders and the importance of quality sleep for all, Dr. Breus is on a mission to develop innovative education and communication programs.
In addition to his private practice, where he treats athletes and celebrities alike, Dr. Breus also trains other sleep doctors and consults with major airlines, hotel chains, mattress manufacturers and retailers to provide the optimum sleep experience for their customers. His audio relaxation CD distributed in Crowne Plaza Hotels helps millions of people fall asleep each year; and for over 10 years Dr. Breus has served as the Sleep Expert for WebMD and pens “Sleep Matters” a monthly column in WebMD magazine. Dr. Breus also writes The Insomnia Blog and can be found regularly on WebMD, The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, MedPedia, Organized Wisdom, and Furniture Today.
Dr. Breus has provided editorial services for numerous medical and psychology peer-reviewed journals and has given hundreds of presentations to professionals and the general public. Among his numerous national media appearances, Dr. Breus has been interviewed on CNN, Oprah, The View, and The Doctors. He also appears regularly on Dr. OZ and Sirius XM Radio.
for a temperature neutral surface
tempsenseTM is a proprietary combina1on of “phase change materials” that work to create a “thermo-neutral” sleeping surface, keeping the surface of the bed between 82-86 degrees. As the surface of the bed heats up, the TempsenseTM molecules spread out to dissipate heat. As the surface cools, the molecules contract to bring heat inward toward the body. TempsenseTM is crea1ng thermo- neutrality even through the most popularly used protec1ve maDress protectors.
for deep, uninterrupted sleep
Sleeping comfort is enhanced by balanced pressure, giving the lower back posi1ve pressure and the hips and shoulders lower pressure. This balanced pressure allows the body to turn throughout the night to ensure proper blood circula1on, and increasing deep, uninterrupted sleep.
From nature’s finest support
The Dr. Breus Bed® provides the ideal level of support to avoid 1ght, flexed muscles that can create painful awakenings throughout the night. When the spine is in correct alignment, muscles can more easily relax — promo1ng deep, more restora1ve sleep.
From reduced movement
Sound sleep is oMen interrupted by a bed partner turning over or geNng in and out of a bouncy maDress. Dr. Breus designed his beds to reduce excessive movement — crea1ng a peaceful, tranquil sleeping environment.
It’s like a house call from your
own personal sleep doctor™
Welcome to the Sleep Doctor House Call Program, the exclusive program for owners of The Dr. Breus Bed™. Congratulations on your purchase of a new sleep surface, taking the first step to better sleep, better health and a better life.
Through the Sleep Doctor House Call Program, Dr. Breus will serve as your personal, expert guide and coach through any transition time you may need from your old mattress to your new sleep surface – The Dr. Breus Bed™. You’ll receive important information, educational resources and tips to help you get a better night’s sleep, improve your sleep health, and provide you with special opportunities in the future.
The Sleep Doctor is IN – and Dr. Breus is ready to make a House Call. Enroll with the special code you received in the First Night Kit box you received when you purchased your mattress, and you will take the next step towards your better night’s sleep.
is a unique, proprietary combination of a special natural Talalay latex and a fabric infused with a natural, vegetable oil based phase change material. tempsense™ works to automatically keep the sleep surface underneath you in the ideal comfort zone all through the night! As you get warmer, the molecules spread out to dissipate your heat, and as you cool, the molecules contract to trap the heat energy. tempsense™ is creating thermo-neutrality even through the most popularly used protective mattress pads.