Karl Doghramji, MD

Contact Dr. Doghramji

Jefferson Sleep Disorders Center
211 South Ninth Street
Suite 500
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-6175
(215) 955-9783 fax

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA - 1980


Internship in Internal Medicine, Presbyterian-University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA - 1981
Residency in Psychiatry, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA - 1984


Clinical Research Fellowship in Sleep Disorders Medicine and Polysomnography, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Bronx, NY - 1984

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Certified in Psychiatry
American Board of Sleep Medicine

University Appointment

Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Associate Professor, Neurology

Hospital Appointment

Medical Director, Jefferson Sleep Disorders Center

Research and Clinical Interests

Gastroesophageal reflux and sleep; identification and management of sleep apnea syndrome in the perioperative patient; novel medications for sleep disorders; surgical treatments for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome; comorbidity between ADHD and sleep apnea syndrome; Sleep disorders; sleep apnea syndrome; narcolepsy; insomnia; restless legs syndrome; circadian rhythm sleep disorders; parasomnias

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010