Michele M. LeClaire, MD

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“I value my relationship with patients – it is one of the aspects of my work that is gratifying. I aspire to work with and for patients to improve their wellness.”

Clinical Expertise

Dr. LeClaire treats a variety of illnesses, including breathing failure in the intensive care unit, sleep disorders, and chronic lung disease.

Medical School

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA


  • Pulmonary Critical Care, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA


  • Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Professional Affiliations

  • Society for Critical Care Medicine
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Association of Sleep Medicine


  • Internal medicine
  • Pulmonary medicine
  • Critical care medicine
  • Sleep medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota


  • Top Doctors, Mpls/St. Paul Magazine, 2018
  • Top Doc, Minnesota Monthly Magazine, 2017


“I enjoy working at Hennepin. Teaching students, residents and fellows is very fulfilling. In my spare time, I enjoy XC skiing, SCUBA diving, wake surfing, and playing with my two dogs. I also love to travel.”