Chad Ruoff, MD

Sleep specialist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science - Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

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 (2011) CA

Board Certification, Obesity Medicine, American Board of Obesity Medicine (2014)

Board Certification: Sleep Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2011)

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2010)

Residency: Baylor College of Medicine (2010) TX

Medical Education: Wright State Medical School (2007) OH

Undergraduate Education, Georgetown University, Biology (2000)

Honors & Awards

Elected Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (2010)

Administrative Appointments

Assistant Program Director, Stanford Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program, 2012

Narcolepsy and Predictors of Positive MSLTs in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort
Goldbart, A., Peppard, P., Finn, L., Ruoff, C. M., Barnet, J., & Mignot, E. (2014). Narcolepsy and Predictors of Positive MSLTs in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort. SLEEP, 37(6), 1043-1051.

The Burden of Narcolepsy Disease (BOND) study: health-care utilization and cost findings
Black, J., Reaven, N. L., Funk, S. E., McGaughey, K., Ohayon, M., & Mignot, E. (2014). The Burden of Narcolepsy Disease (BOND) study: health-care utilization and cost findings. SLEEP MEDICINE, 15(5), 522-529.

The Psychiatric Dimensions of Narcolepsy
Ruoff, C. M., & Black, J. (2014). The Psychiatric Dimensions of Narcolepsy . Psychiatric Times, 31(1).

Orthodontics and sleep-disordered breathing
Ruoff, C. M., & Guilleminault, C. (2012). Orthodontics and sleep-disordered breathing. SLEEP AND BREATHING, 16(2), 271-273.

Hypocretin receptor antagonists for insomnia: rationale and clinical data
Chad Ruoff, & Christian Guilleminault. (2012). Hypocretin receptor antagonists for insomnia: rationale and clinical data. Clinical Investigation, 2(6).

Oral Appliances and Sleep-Disordered Breathing
Ruoff, C. M., & Guilleminault, C. (2011). Oral Appliances and Sleep-Disordered Breathing. CHEST, 140(5), 1110-1111.

Hypocretin Antagonists in Insomnia Treatment and Beyond
Ruoff, C., Cao, M., & Guilleminault, C. (2011). Hypocretin Antagonists in Insomnia Treatment and Beyond. CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL DESIGN, 17(15), 1476-1482.