Hiren Muzumdar MD
  • Hiren Muzumdar, MD

    Co-Director, Pediatric Sleep Evaluation Center, Children?s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Visiting Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Division of Pediatric Pulmonology 4401 Penn Avenue, Floor 3 Pittsburgh, PA 15224 412-692-5630

Hiren Muzumdar, MD

Co-Director, Pediatric Sleep Evaluation Center, Children?s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Visiting Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Division of Pediatric Pulmonology 4401 Penn Avenue, Floor 3 Pittsburgh, PA 15224 412-692-5630

Profile:

Co-Director, Pediatric Sleep Evaluation Center, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Visiting Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh
Division of Pediatric Pulmonology   
4401 Penn Avenue, Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5630

Medical School:

1992 Topiwala National Medical College, University of Mumbai  

Residency:

1996 Chief Residency, Pediatrics, State University of New York at Brooklyn
1995 Pediatrics, State University of New York at Brooklyn  

Fellowship:

2007 Sleep Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
2002 Pediatric Pulmonology, State University of New York at Brooklyn

Memberships:

American Thoracic Society
American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications:

American Board of Pediatrics, Sleep Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics

Publications

  • Nandalike K, Shifteh K, Sin S, Strauss T, Stakofsky A, Gonik N, Bent J, Parikh SR, Bassila M, Nikova M, Muzumdar H, Arens R. Adenotonsillectomy in obese children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: magnetic resonance imaging findings and considerations. Sleep. 2013 Jun 1;36(6):841-7.
  • Muzumdar H, Arens R. Physiological effects of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in childhood. Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology. 2013 May 23. doi:pii: S1569-9048(13)00146-8. 10.1016/j.resp.2013.05.006.
  • Marcus C, Moore RH, Rosen C, Giordani B, Garetz S, Taylor HG, Mitchell R, Amin, Katz ES, Arens R, Paruthi S, Muzumdar H, Gozal D, Hattiangadi Thomas N, Ware J, Beebe D, Snyder K, Elden L, Sprecher R, Willging P, Jones D, Bent JP, Hoban T, Chervin R, Ellenberg S, Redline S. A Randomized Trial of Adenotonsillectomy for Childhood Sleep Apnea. New England Journal of Medicine. 2013 May 21, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1215881.