Fouad Reda, M.D.Department of Neurology & PsychiatryDivision of Neurology – SLUCare Sleep Disorders Center
Fouad Reda, M.D., has joined the faculty of Saint Louis University School of Medicine as a lecturer, sleep specialist and director of the insomnia clinic in the Department of Neurology & Psychiatry. Dr. Reda earned his medical degree from the American University of Beirut, followed by a family medicine residency at the American University of Beirut, a psychiatric residency at the University of Michigan and a sleep medicine fellowship at the University of Michigan. He joins SLUCare from his fellowship.
An attending physician at Saint Louis University Hospital, Dr. Reda has sleep medicine expertise in insomnia, sleep-related breathing disorders, hypersomnias of central origin, circadian rhythm sleep disorders, parasomnias and sleep-related movement disorders. His psychiatry expertise includes mood disorders, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, personality disorders and the adult onset of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). As an expert in both sleep disorders and psychiatry, Dr. Reda employs both cognitive behavioral techniques as well as pharmacologic therapies with patients who have difficulty initiating and maintaining sleep. In addition to patient care and teaching responsibilities, Dr. Reda has research interests in the relationship between sleep disturbances and psychiatric illnesses, and how the early identification and treatment of sleep problems can hasten recovery and prevent relapse in mood, anxiety and psychotic illnesses.
Dr. Reda sees patients at the SLUCare Sleep Disorders Center, 3545 Lafayette Ave.; Saint Louis University Hospital West Pavilion, 3655 Vista Ave.; and Monteleone Hall, 1438 Grand Blvd. Appointments can be made by calling (314) 977-5337 (Sleep Disorders Center); (314) 977-5110 (West Pavilion); (314) 977-4850 (Monteleone Hall); or (866) 977-4440.