Clete A. Kushida, MD, PhD

Sleep specialist

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.6 out of 5
96 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

Sleep Medicine Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 2nd Floor, MC 5730
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6601
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Professional Education

  • Internship: University of Hawaii-J A Burns School of Medicine (1991) HI
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1996) CA
  • Board Certification: Sleep Medicine, American Board of Sleep Medicine (1996)
  • Residency: UCSD Medical Center (1994) CA
  • Medical Education: University of Chicago Hospitals (1990) IL
  • M.D., Univ of Chicago, Medicine (1990)
  • Ph.D., Univ of Chicago, Neurosciences/Biopsychology (1986)
  • M.S., Stanford University, Biological Sciences (1982)
  • B.A.S., Stanford University, Biological Sciences/Psychology (1981)

Administrative Appointments

  • President, World Sleep Federation (2011 - Present)
  • Medical Director, Stanford Sleep Medicine Center (2010 - Present)
  • President, American Academy of Sleep Medicine (2009 - 2010)
  • Founding/Inaugural President, California Sleep Society (2008 - 2010)
  • Board Of Directors, American Academy of Sleep Medicine (2005 - 2011)
  • Board Of Directors, American Board of Sleep Medicine (2000 - 2006)
  • Director, Stanford University Center for Human Sleep Research (1996 - Present)
  • Board Of Directors, Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation (2003 - 2006)
  • Chair, Standards of Practice Committee, American Academy of Sleep Medicine (2003 - 2006)
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (2011 - Present)
  • Editorial Board, Journal SLEEP (2003 - Present)

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4.7

Friendliness

4.5

Recommended to others

4.6

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.5

Confidence in your doctor

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

DRs. are very caring, understanding, compassionate, professional.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Concern by referring dr. were NOT addressed.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Did not get the help I needed to use the CPAP mask effectively - sent me to Apria office where they did not provide needed help either.

4.6 out of 5
96 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

DRs. are very caring, understanding, compassionate, professional.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Concern by referring dr. were NOT addressed.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Did not get the help I needed to use the CPAP mask effectively - sent me to Apria office where they did not provide needed help either.