Meet Dr. Roy and our Team

About Dr. James W. Roy

James-RoyDr. James W. Roy earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at the University of Virginia. He then earned his M.D. at Eastern Virginia Medical School. He completed residencies in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Texas Medical Branch, where he also served as Chief Resident. He specialized further by completing a combined Adult and Pediatric Sleep Medicine Fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. During his Sleep Medicine Fellowship, he collaborated on clinical research involving the long term effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea upon cardiac functioning. He was also the principal investigator of clinical research regarding the impact of Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome upon gastroesophageal reflux.

Dr. Roy’s education as an engineer allows him to have a unique perspective upon different medical disorders. He is known in the community for using his knowledge of general Internal Medicine and Pediatrics when evaluating his patients with sleep disorders and for providing insight into non-sleep disease states to his patients’ primary care physicians.

Dr. Roy is Board Certified in Sleep Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics.  He is also the Medical Director of the largest Sleep Laboratories in North Alabama – 16 sleep beds at the Huntsville and Madison Sleep Centers affiliated with Crestwood Medical Center and 8 sleep beds at the Parkway Medical Center affiliated with Decatur General Hospital.

Dr. Roy has been providing state-of-the-art, comprehensive care to patients with sleep disorders in Madison and Morgan Counties since 2007. In addition to his expertise in Sleep Medicine, Dr. Roy’s knowledge of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics allows him to provide insight into non-sleep disease states and their effects upon sleep for patients of all ages.

About Dr. Darren P. Gannuch

DarrenDr. Darren P. Gannuch earned his M.D. from Louisiana State University Medical Center in 1992. He completed a residency in Psychiatry at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation in 1996 where he was designated as Outstanding Psychiatry Resident and Resident of the Year. His Sleep Medicine training was completed in 2002.

During Dr. Gannuch’s training and 7 years of practice in Psychiatry, he also treated a variety of sleep conditions. His experience in treating chronic psychiatric disorders has been an asset in providing care for sleep patients. The most common conditions leading to sleep disturbances are often either stress related or the result of an underlying psychiatric issue. There are a variety of behavioral techniques that can be employed to aid in the treatment of sleep problems, including Obstructive Sleep Apnea. His experience has also enabled him to easily navigate issues of complex medical patients where medication interactions, fragmented sleep and central apnea complicate a routine case of insomnia.

Dr. Gannuch has been providing care for patients with sleep disorders in Madison County, Jackson County and Morgan County since 2003. He is also the Medical Director of Highland’s Sleep Disorder Center.

In addition to being Board Certified in both Sleep Medicine and Psychiatry, Dr. Gannuch is an active member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. For the treatment of patients with OSA, Narcolepsy, and Periodic Limb Movement Disorder, he utilizes Huntsville Hospital’s Sleep Centers in Huntsville and Madison, Crestwood Medical Center’s sleep lab, and Highland’s Sleep Disorder Center in Scottsboro.

“It is my intention to provide patients a respectful environment and offer the highest quality of care while making their experience as convenient and pleasant as possible.”

About Dr. Marijo-Anne L. Molina

Marijo-AnneDr. Marijo-Anne L. Molina was earned her BS in Cell Biology in the University of the Philippines Los Banos. She earned her M.D. at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in 2004 and was an awardee of the St. Dominic Scholarship in Medicine. She finished post-graduate medical internship in the University of Santo Tomas Hospital.

She completed her residency in Pediatrics at The Medical City Department of Pediatrics where she served as associate Chief Resident. Additionally, she completed a 4-year residency in Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria, Illinois.

She specialized further by completing a combined Adult and Pediatric Sleep Medicine Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX. There she was honored to serve as Chief Fellow.

She was the lead author on two case reports accepted for presentation by the AASM’s annual SLEEP conference in June 2019. Her presentations focused on adult narcolepsy with cataplexy and congenital central hypoventilation syndrome.

Dr. Molina is an active member of the AASM. To care for her patients with obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea, narcolepsy with and without cataplexy, and periodic limb movement disorder, she utilizes Huntsville and Madison Sleep Centers affiliated with Crestwood Medical Center, Huntsville Hospital, and Parkway Medical Center in Decatur.

Dr. Molina’s knowledge in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and Sleep Medicine gives her valuable insight on the importance of sleep, the comprehensive management of sleep disorders, and its impact on the overall health and well-being of patients of all ages.

About Christina Lindsey, CRNP

ChristinaChristina is a Huntsville native. She graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing in 2008 and worked as a Registered Nurse at Huntsville Hospital until 2015. She continued her education and graduated from University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2011. The following year, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing and was certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She started her nurse practitioner career at an OB/GYN practice and later joined the Roy Sleep Medicine team. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her two boys and husband.

About Todd Pridmore, CRNP

Todd-PridmoreTodd is a native of Huntsville, Alabama. He graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2012. He worked as a Registered Nurse at Huntsville Hospital in the post anesthesia care unit and in orthopedics for several years. He graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2015 with a Master’s of Science in Nursing. Following this he became a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner and joined the Roy Sleep Medicine team. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family.

About Jennifer Tootle, CRNP

Jennifer-TootleJennifer graduated in 2011 from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. While in school at JSU she played soccer and was a member Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity. After graduating, she spent six years as a Registered Nurse and has worked in a variety of different areas including: medical-surgical, renal, trauma-burn, and neurosurgical ICU. She earned a Master of Science in Nursing specializing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2016. She grew up in Jacksonville, Al and moved to Huntsville in 2017. She enjoys spending time with her husband and growing family.

About Mandy LaPradd, CRNP

Mandy-LaPraddMandy graduated from Calhoun Community College in 2008 with an associate degree in nursing. As a registered nurse she has experience in the areas of pediatrics, hospice care, and inpatient medical/surgical care. While working as a nurse she continued her education and graduated from South University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2015. From there she attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville and graduated with a Master of Science in Nursing in 2018. Following graduation, she was certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and joined the Roy Sleep Medicine team. In her free time, Mandy enjoys spending time with her husband and children at sporting events and traveling.

About Carol Bullock, CRNP

Lisa-SuggsCarol is a native of Huntsville, Alabama. She graduated from the University of North Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2001. She has worked as an RN for 15 years with experience in the Medical ICU, Surgical ICU, and Post-anesthesia care units. She graduated from The University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2017 with a Masters of Science in Nursing. She is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She started her career in Family Medicine before joining Roy Sleep Medicine. She enjoys spending time with her two girls and husband.
 

About Lisa Suggs, CRNP

Lisa-SuggsLisa is a native of Huntsville, AL. and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Auburn University. Her nursing experience includes medical/surgical, school nursing, hospice, and many years in neurology. She earned her Master’s of Science in Nursing from Troy University in 2017, with a Family Nurse Practitioner specialty. She is thankful to live close to family and friends and enjoys spending time with them whenever possible.
 
 

About Reem Musa, CRNP

Reem-MusaReem graduated in 2016 from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. While at UAH she spent her time serving as the president of ANS, the Association of Nursing Students, and also as a College of Nursing Senator in the Student Government Association. After graduating, she worked as a nurse at Huntsville Hospital for a year, worked at the University of Alabama in Huntsville’s Faculty and Staff Clinic for a year and a half, and spent some time as a substitute school nurse. In 2018, she earned her MSN at UAH specializing as a Family Nurse Practitioner and joined Roy Sleep Medicine in 2019.

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