Dr. Schilero received an M.S. degree from Tufts University and his M.D. from Hahnemann University. Dr. Schilero performed his medical residency and fellowship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, with subspecialty boards in Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. After completing his fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine, Dr. Schilero remained at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine for four years as the Associate Director for the Lung and Heart/Lung Transplantation program and the Sleep Center at Mount Sinai. When the James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center offered Dr. Schilero a position as a Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine specialist, he graciously accepted.
In 2006, Dr. Schilero was appointed as the Director of the Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Program at the Spinal Cord Damage Research Center Bronx, NY, and continued to perform research addressing airway pathophysiology and respiratory symptoms in persons with spinal cord injury.
In addition to being an Intensive Care attending physician, Dr. Schilero also Directed the Sleep Diagnostic and Treatment Center at the James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
NYBG is proud to offer a state-of-the-art, luxurious sleep lab for the diagnosis of sleep disorders such as Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Dr. Schilero will work with our other providers and specialists to satisfy all pre-surgical requirements.