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Dr. Howard Roffwarg M.D., Sleep Medicine Specialist

Dr. Howard Roffwarg M.D.

Sleep Medicine Specialist | Sleep Medicine

1980 Tybee Lane Lake Charles LA, 70605

About

Dr. Howard Roffwarg practices Sleep Medicine in Lake Charles, LA. Dr. Roffwarg studies, diagnoses, and treats sleep disturbances and disorders due to varying factors. Sleep Medicine Physicians are trained to treat many different conditions, including insomnia, narcolepsy, sleep apnea, idiopathic hypersomnia, menstrual-related hypersomnia, and circadian rhythm disturbances, among others.

Education and Training

Columbia Univ Coll of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 1958

Board Certification

Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Residency

  • Ny & Presby Hp-Columbia Campus, Psychiatry; Stanford Univ Hosp, Internal Medicine  
  • Ny State Psyc Inst/columbia University Med Center   1959

Dr. Howard Roffwarg M.D.'s Practice location

Falgoust Eye Medical & Surgical

1980 Tybee Lane -
Lake Charles, LA 70605
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New patients: 337-477-0963
Fax: 337-477-1912

2500 N STATE ST -
JACKSON, MS 39216
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New patients: 601-984-5808
Fax: 601-815-4710

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