Robson Capasso

Otolaryngologist

Sleep surgeon, Sleep specialist

Sleep Surgery Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-5281
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Sleep Medicine Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6601
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2008) CA

Medical Education: Universidade Federal Do Parana (1995) Brazil

Board Certification: Sleep Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2009)

Fellowship: University of Miami Hospital and Clinics (2001) FL

Residency: University of Miami (2007) FL

Residency: Universidade Federal Do Parana (1999) Brazil

Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2008)

Tracheostomy as treatment for adult obstructive sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Camacho, M., Certal, V., Brietzke, S. E., Holty, J.-E. C., Guilleminault, C., & Capasso, R. (2014). Tracheostomy as treatment for adult obstructive sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Laryngoscope, 124(3), 803-811.

Snoring exclusively during nasal breathing: a newly described respiratory pattern during sleep
Hsia, J. C., Camacho, M., & Capasso, R. (2014). Snoring exclusively during nasal breathing: a newly described respiratory pattern during sleep. SLEEP AND BREATHING, 18(1), 159-164.

"Unattended sleep studies in Pediatric OSA: A systematic review and meta-analysis"
Certal, V., Camacho, M., Winck, J. C., Capasso, R., Azevedo, I., & Costa-Pereira, A. (2014). "Unattended sleep studies in Pediatric OSA: A systematic review and meta-analysis". The Laryngoscope.

Management of obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
Capasso, R., Kezirian, E., Jacobowitz, O., & Weaver, E. M. (2014). Management of obstructive sleep apnea in adults. Annals of internal medicine, 160(5), 367.

Reviewing the Systematic Reviews in OSA Surgery
Certal, V., Nishino, N., Camacho, M., & Capasso, R. (2013). Reviewing the Systematic Reviews in OSA Surgery. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 149(6), 817-829.

Comprehensive review of surgeries for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
Camacho, M., Certal, V., & Capasso, R. (2013). Comprehensive review of surgeries for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, 79(6), 780-788.

Improved sleep MRI at 3 tesla in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.
Shin, L. K., Holbrook, A. B., Capasso, R., Kushida, C. A., Powell, N. B., & Pauly, K. B. (2013). Improved sleep MRI at 3 tesla in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging , 38(5), 1261-1266.

Phase of nasal cycle during sleep tends to be associated with sleep stage
Kimura, A., Chiba, S., Capasso, R., Yagi, T., Ando, Y., & Moriyama, H. (2013). Phase of nasal cycle during sleep tends to be associated with sleep stage. LARYNGOSCOPE, 123(8), 2050-2055.

Surgical Therapy of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Review
Carvalho, B., Hsia, J., & Capasso, R. (2012). Surgical Therapy of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Review. NEUROTHERAPEUTICS, 9(4), 710-716.

The effect of continuous positive airway pressure on middle ear pressure
Lin, F. Y., Gurgel, R. K., Popelka, G. R., & Capasso, R. (2012). The effect of continuous positive airway pressure on middle ear pressure. LARYNGOSCOPE, 122(3), 688-690.

Sleep medicine clinical and surgical training during otolaryngology residency: a national survey of otolaryngology residency programs.
Shen, T., Shimahara, E., Cheng, J., & Capasso, R. (2011). Sleep medicine clinical and surgical training during otolaryngology residency: a national survey of otolaryngology residency programs. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 145(6), 1043-1048.

Caregiver Reports of Sleep Problems in Non-Hispanic White, Hispanic, and African American Patients with Alzheimer Dementia
Ownby, R. L., Saeed, M., Wohlgemuth, W., Capasso, R., Acevedo, A., & Sevush, S. (2010). Caregiver Reports of Sleep Problems in Non-Hispanic White, Hispanic, and African American Patients with Alzheimer Dementia. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL SLEEP MEDICINE, 6(3), 281-289.

Endoscopic resection of inverted papilloma: University of Miami experience
Kaza, S., Capasso, R., & Casiano, R. R. (2003). Endoscopic resection of inverted papilloma: University of Miami experience. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY, 17(4), 185-190.