Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Karl Doghramji, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Medical Director, Jefferson Sleep Disorders Center
Program Director, Fellowship in Sleep Medicine

Psychiatry & Human Behavior - Sleep Disorders (Not Accepting New Patients)
Sleep Disorders Medicine

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Office Locations

Walnut Towers, 5th Floor
211 S. 9th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6175
Fax: (215) 955-9783
443 Laurel Oak Drive
1st Floor
Voorhees NJ 08043
Phone: (215) 955-6175
Fax: (215) 955-9783

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010,2002,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2017


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Montefiore Medical Center, New York

Recent Publications

Preoperative Drug Induced Sleep Endoscopy Improves the Surgical Approach to Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Commentary: How to make the ghosts in my bedroom disappear? Focused-attention meditation combined with muscle relaxation (MR therapy)-A direct treatment intervention for sleep paralysis

Clinical Practice Guideline: Improving Nasal Form and Function after Rhinoplasty Executive Summary

Clinical Practice Guideline: Improving Nasal Form and Function after Rhinoplasty

Upper airway stimulation for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea: An evaluation and comparison of outcomes at two academic centers

Adverse Effects of Psychotropic Medications on Sleep

The role of upper airway stimulation therapy in the multidisciplinary management approach of obstructive sleep apnea in the adult patient

Adverse Effects of Psychotropic Medications on Sleep

LOw-Dose doxepin for Insomnia

Primary Sleep Disorders

Sleep disorders and the prevalence of asymptomatic nocturnal acid and non-acid reflux

Forensic aspects of the parasomnias

Sleep extension in sleepy individuals reduces pain sensitivity: New evidence regarding the complex, reciprocal relationship between sleep and pain


Normal sleep and circadian rhythms: Neurobiological mechanisms underlying sleep and wakefulness

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and perioperative complications: A systematic review of the literature

Therapy in Sleep Medicine

Sleep disorders

Parasomnias, violence and the law

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and postoperative complications: Clinical use of the STOP-BANG questionnaire