Dr. Sherin Ibrahim Howett

Sleep Medicine
Millsboro, DE
17 years experience female

Locations

Office

Millsboro

Address

230 Mitchell Street Suite B, Millsboro
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

AmeriHealth

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

Cigna

CoreSource

Coventry Health Care

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicaid

Medicare

Oxford Health Plans

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Sleep Medicine

Critical Care

Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

Arabic

Doctor Q&A

133 Answers
90 Agrees
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sherin Ibrahim Howett
17 years experience Sleep Medicine
Yes: In general narcotics or any sedating medications (benzos for anxiety) will worsen sleep apnea as it suppresses breathing. Anxiety in general may cau ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sherin Ibrahim Howett
17 years experience Sleep Medicine
Technically yes: Technically yes, but it's not a good idea to be on sleeping pills for that long. They should only be used as a bridge while addressing underlying caus ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sherin Ibrahim Howett
17 years experience Sleep Medicine
Multiple Things: Insomnia can be tricky. Anxiety and low thyroid can effect your sleep cycle. Make sure both are well controlled. Sleep hygiene is also an important fa ... Read More
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Nov 25, 2014
I highly endorse Dr. Sherin Ibrahim Howett as an expert physician on HealthTap and HealthTap Prime. Her clinical insights are astute and educational. She is an asset to the HealthTap community.
Nov 21, 2014
I am very pleased to recommend Dr. Hobert as a Top Doctor in her chosen field in sleep medicine and pulmonary disorders. She is an excellent colleague to network with.
Nov 28, 2014
Great answers. Thanks
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Thank you! Was curious because the rash I had on my chest didn't show up this winter. It typically reappears every year in the winter and has my doctors stumped. This is the first year I've been on CP...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Institute of Technology New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 2003MD

Residency

MORRISTOWN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
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