Notice: Users may be experiencing issues with displaying some pages on stanfordhealthcare.org. We are working closely with our technical teams to resolve the issue as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience.
At Stanford Sleep Surgery, our pediatric and adult sleep surgeons work closely with our patients and the Stanford Sleep Medicine Center, offering background, experience, structure, state-of-the-art procedures, and most importantly, available facts about all treatments to help patients achieve better quality of life.
The Sleep Surgery division has been performing surgery to correct obstructed sleep for over 35 years and an active research program works to develop better ways to diagnose and treat obstructive sleep apnea.
Obstructive sleep apnea affects 25% of men and 10% of women age 30-60. Dr. Clete Kushida discusses the importance of having this disorder diagnosed and treated.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions, visit Referring Physicians.