OHSU

Sleep Medicine

Marriott ExteriorWe are dedicated to providing expert care for children of any age and teenagers with sleep related disorders in a caring environment. Our multi-specialty team includes sleep physicians with a background in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, General Pediatrics, and Pediatric Pulmonology. We also work in close collaboration with Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat), the Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Program and Pediatric Neurology.

BedroomWe are able to find solutions for nearly every sleep-related difficulty, including obstructive sleep apnea, hypoventilation due to neuromuscular disease, sleep walking and terrors, restless legs syndrome, insomnia and narcolepsy.

You and your child have access to a complete range of services, including:

  • Comprehensive clinical interview and physical examination
  • Sleep laboratory testing (when indicated)
  • Child life experts who prepare anxious children (and parents) for testing and treatment
  • Initiation and supervision of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
  • Cognitive-behavioral treatment of insomnia, problems settling at bedtime or frequent awakenings
  • Medication management when indicated

On Our Blog

Nov 5, 2013

Bedwetting: You are not alone

Wetting the bed is a common problem for children. In fact, 15 percent of 5-year-olds wet the bed. Unfortunately, it is also an issue that we tend not to talk about outside our immediate families – if it is talked about at all. It is important for kids and their families to realize this is a common issue, usually there is not a medical reason, and it usually will stop on its own. First: No … Read More


Nov 28, 2012

Q: My 8-year-old has trouble going to sleep. Is it OK to give him over-the-counter sleep medication? What about melatonin?

Sep 18, 2012

Q: My child snores while sleeping. Should I be worried?

Jul 17, 2012

Babies should ALWAYS sleep on their backs

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Locations:

OHSU Sleep Disorders Clinic
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road,
Hatfield Research Center,
13th floor, 13D89
Portland, OR 97239

Sleep Laboratory

The Residence Inn by Marriott at Riverplace
2115 SW River Parkway, 5th floor
Portland, OR 97201