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Ofer Jacobowitz

  • ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR Otolaryngology
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Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine

  • Otolaryngology

Clinical Focus

Education

  • MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Internship, Surgery
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Residency, Otolaryngology
    Mount Sinai Hospital

Biography

    Dr Jacobowitz specializes in the diagnosis and multimodal treatment of sleep-related breathing disorders, including advanced surgical techniques.  For the treatment of snoring, Dr Jacobowitz offers medical treatments and procedures, performed in the office setting.He served as the chair of the American Academy of Sleep medicine‚Äôs Sleep-related Breathing Disorders section and of all the membership sections and on the expert OSA outcomes committee.   He is the associate director of the center for sleep disorders at Orange Regional Medical Center.  Dr Jacobowitz has lectured nationally and internationally in national meetings, and has published research and review articles on sleep medicine and sleep apnea topics.  His research interests are in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of OSA. He is an FDA investigator in  THN 2 trial of hypoglossal neurostimulation for OSA. He is a recipient of the honor award from the Academy of otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and enjoys teaching externs from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and residents at Mount Sinai 

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr.Jacobowitz is not currently required to report Industry relationships.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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