Dr. Ofer Jacobowitz

Member Since: 2017
Membership Status: , General Member
Qualifications and Experience
Languages Spoken:
  • Hebrew, some Spanish, French

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine/CUNY (Medical Scientist Training Program), 1996

Hospital Affiliations:
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Board Certifications:
  • Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, 2002
  • Sleep Medicine, 2008

Awards and Publications:
  • Does Sleep Endoscopy Pattern Correlate with Outcome of Advanced Palatopharyngoplasty for Moderate to Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea?, 2017, J Clin. Sleep Med.
  • Targeted Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea– Six-month Results of THN2 Study, 2016, Laryngoscope
  • Quality Measures for the Care of Adult Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea., 2015, J Clin. Sleep Med.
  • The Future of Sleep Medicine., 2011, Sleep
  • Advances in Oral Appliances for Obstructive Sleep Apnea., 2017, Adv. in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults (BMJ online), 2016, http://bestpractice.bmj.com/
  • Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults, 2014, Ann. Int. Med
  • Tongue Anatomy and Physiology, the Scientific Basic for a Novel Targeted Neurostimulation System Designed for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, 2013, Neuromodulation
  • Surgical Reconstruction of the Upper Airway for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, 2012, Dental Clin North Am.
  • SuperDoctors, New York, 2018, Superdoctors
  • Top Doctor, 2016-7, Castle Connolly
  • “Most Compassionate Doctor”, 2016-7, Vitals
  • Fellow award, 2012, American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • Honor award, 2011, American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
  • Induction into honor society, 1995, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Professional Statement:

Ofer Jacobowitz is an internationally-recognized expert in obstructive sleep apnea and snoring. He utilizes a personalized treatment approach consisting of PAP, oral appliances, and advanced upper airway surgery. He is a recognized researcher and consultant in implantable hypoglossal neurostimulation. He conducts research on the surgical treatment of sleep apnea, nasal obstruction and consults for new technologies and treatments in the US and abroad. He is an international speaker and course director on sleep apnea and nasal obstruction, having presented in academic venues in Europe, Australia, North and South America, the Middle-East and the Far East. He has authored peer reviewed journal articles, book chapters and is associate editor for the textbook “Sleep Apnea and Snoring”.

Insurance accepted

  • 1. Aetna, Beech Street, Cigna, Fidelis, HealthSmart, HIP, Local 1199, MagnaCare, Medicare, Oxford Freedom, PHCS, Pomco, Tricare, United HealthCare, US Family Health, WTC Health for Heroes

  • No Dental Insurances Accepted

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18 East 48th St, 2nd floor , New York City, New York, 10017, United States
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