Dr. William Depaso

Sleep Medicine
Seattle, WA
44 years experience male

Locations

Office

Seattle, WA

Office

Seattle, WA

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

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

8 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Depaso
44 years experience Sleep Medicine
This : This might represent a form of sleep paralysis and can be a symptom of narcolepsy. You might benefit from seeing a sleep specialist.
A member asked:
Dr. William Depaso
44 years experience Sleep Medicine
Hello. This : Hello. This answer depends on wether or not you have sleep apnea. If you have sleep apnea, then there are no current medications that work. If you d ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Depaso
44 years experience Sleep Medicine
Tapering : Tapering of Ambien (zolpidem) can be done in a variety of ways and with varying speed. This should be done with a plan to imrove her sleep overall. Sh ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Myint
Nov 27, 2012
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Depaso is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I will make an appointment ASAP. Thank you.
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Thanks for your quick reply!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Washington
Graduated 1995MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Graduated 1981MD

Medical/Graduate school

Pennsylvania State University
Graduated 1977MD

Residency

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Residency

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Magazine
Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Top Doctor, Seattle Magazine

Affiliations

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
American College of Chest Physicians
American Thoracic Society
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