Dr. Vikas Jain

Sleep Medicine
Oklahoma City, OK
13 years experience male

Locations

Vikas Jain MD Sleep Medicine

Oklahoma City, OK

Address

3555 NW 58th Street, Suite 310W, Oklahoma City, OK
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My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(888) 565-8604

Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Bio

Dr. Jain is currently the only board certified sleep physician practicing in the Oklahoma City who completed a fellowship in sleep medicine.He completed his Sleep Medicine fellowship at Stanford University, one of the world's leading clinical institutions in the area of Sleep Medicine. He also serves as adjunct faculty for Stanford's sleep medicine program. He serves on committees for both the American Academy of Sleep Medicine as well as the Board of Registered Sleep Technologists. He has authored various articles and chapters covering, among other topics, sleep disorders, obstructive sleep apnea, pediatric sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, and narcolepsy. He currently is practicing in the Oklahoma City Metro Area.

Specialties
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Sleep Medicine

Languages spoken

Hindi

Doctor Q&A

66 Answers
28 Agrees
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikas Jain
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
Sleep: some of it could be due to sleep inertia as well as the stage of sleep you are waking up from. typically if you are woken up from a deeper stage of sl ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikas Jain
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
Hypocretin: in narcolepsy, many individuals have a loss of hypocretin producing cells. This loss of hypocretin may contribute to some of the neurological symptoms ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vikas Jain
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
Potentially: the more fragmented your sleep is, the more likely it is that it can affect how you feel during the day. That being said, it is still normal to wake u ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jain is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jain is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111004123558.htm just fyi, there is a medical reason most narcolepsy pts have trouble maintaining a healthy weight.
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) I can't express my gratitude to you, doc.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I need something this is getting bad

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica
Graduated 2008MD

Residency

STANFORD HOSPITAL
Completed 2012

Awards

AFMRD/NAPCRG/CFPC Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarship, 2010

Affiliations

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Board of Registered Sleep Technologists
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