Craig Anthony Canapari, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Respiratory); Director, Sleep Medicine Program

Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Muscular Dystrophy Program (Neurology) | Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy, Immunology & Sleep Medicine: Pediatric Sleep Medicine Program

Pediatric Muscular Dystrophy Program (Neurology)

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Canapari was born in Hartford and grew up in Glastonbury, Connecticut. He attended Yale University for his undergraduate education and received his medical degree from University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He was at Massachusetts General Hospital for both residency (Pediatrics) and fellowship (Pediatric Pulmonology). Dr. Canapari is Board Certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology, and Sleep Medicine. His interests include general pulmonary issues, pediatric sleep problems, and the respiratory issues of children with neuromuscular disease, as well as the use of emerging technology to disseminate useful information about sleep disorders to families.

Education & Training

MD University of Connecticut School of Medicine (2001)
BA Yale University, English, Pre-Med (1995)
Fellowship Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (2004, recertified: 2012)
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine (2008, recertified: 2026)
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Sleep Medicine (Pediatrics) (2009)

Professional Service

  • Massachusetts Medical Society (2011 - 2013) Board Member

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Contact Info

Craig Anthony Canapari, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pediatric Specialty Center - Norwalk747 Belden Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
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Yale Pediatric Specialty CenterYale New Haven Children's Hospital
1 Park Street, Ste West Pavilion

New Haven, CT 06504
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Yale Pediatric Specialty Center - TrumbullPark Avenue Medical Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Yale Pediatric Respiratory Medicine1 Long Wharf Drive, Ste 2nd Floor
New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064