Expert Medical Team

FusionHealth® delivers the best available medical care for transportation professionals. Its expert medical team has the most comprehensive experience and training while understanding the unique needs of the transportation profession.

Jeffrey Durmer, MD, PhD, D.ABSM, D.ABPN

Chief Medical Officer

Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician

Dr. Jeffrey Durmer is a co-founder of FusionSleep® and FusionHealth® and serves as Chief Medical Officer. He is responsible for all patient care and medical decision making in the Sleep Medicine Programs. Dr. Durmer directs the Sleep Medicine Fellowship, the Sleep4Safety® Medical Programs, the FusionSleep® Sleep Center, the FusionHealth® clinical research program, and he evaluates patients in all FusionSleep® locations.

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Heidi Riney, MD, D.ABPN

Medical Director/Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician

Dr. Riney is a Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician with additional expertise in neurophysiology. She is board certified in both Neurology and Sleep Medicine. Dr. Riney is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), Georgia Association of Sleep Professionals (GASP) and National Sleep Foundation (NSF), where she serves on the Public Affairs Committee. She completed her medical training at Wake Forest, neurology residency and neurophysiology fellowship at Emory University and sleep medicine fellowship at FusionSleep®. Dr. Riney currently evaluates adults and children with sleep, wake, and circadian rhythm problems at the Atlanta North location.

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David Pitts, MD, D.ABIM

Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician

Dr. David Pitts is a Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician with additional expertise in ENT surgery. He is board certified in Sleep Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (D.ABIM) and in Otolaryngology by the American Board of Otolaryngology (D.ABO). He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery (AAHNS), and Otolaryngologic Allergy (AAOA). He completed his medical training at the University of Texas Health Science Center. He also completed internships in internal medicine at Good Samaritan Medical Center, and general surgery at Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU). In addition, he completed otolaryngology residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Oakland, CA and Sleep Medicine fellowship at FusionHealth®.

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Ghazala Quraishi, MD, D.ABPN

Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician

Dr. Quraishi is a Board Certified Sleep Medicine Physician with additional expertise in pediatric neurology. She is board certified in neurology by the ABP&N and is a member of the AASM and the Georgia Association of Sleep Professionals (GASP). She completed her medical training at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, and pediatric neurology residency and sleep medicine fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Quraishi currently evaluates children and adults with sleep, wake, and circadian rhythm problems at the Johns Creek and Atlanta North locations.

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Cecile Martin-Jones, FNP-BC, MS, RN

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Cecile Martin-Jones is an advanced Sleep Medicine family nurse practitioner with additional expertise in pulmonary medicine. She completed her nursing training at the St. Petersburg College and her advanced practitioner training at Georgia State University. She has years of experience in emergency care, out-patient based pulmonology, and sleep medicine.
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Helgi G. Helgason, MS, RPSGT

Sleep Physiologist

Helgi G. Helgason, MS, RPSGT is a sleep physiologist with FusionHealth®. He has been actively involved in sleep medicine and technology since 1996, as he became a Product Specialist for the world leading sleep diagnostic company Embla Inc. teaching and implementing sleep testing laboratories around the world.  Mr. Helgason holds a Masters Degree in Physiology from the University of Iceland, Faculty of Medicine and has been a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) since 2001..

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Carri Haigh, BS

Transportation Safety Research Coordinator

Carri Haigh is the Transportation Safety Treatment Manager at FusionHealth® and provides clinical coordination for fleets and drivers in the Sleep4Safety® program. She completed her degree in Biology at Kennesaw State University in Atlanta, GA, and became a Clinical Research Coordinator at Emory University prior to joining FusionHealth®. Ms. Haigh served as an active duty soldier in U.S. Army and successfully completed training as a Behavioral Science Specialist, working in psychology services and research.

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