Edward M. Weaver MD, MPH

Edward M. Weaver MD, MPH

Specialties and Expertise

Sleep Surgery

Services

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, UW Medicine Sleep Center

Languages

English

Locations

Bio

Dr. Weaver is a surgeon specializing in sleep surgery (surgical treatment of snoring and sleep apnea). He is the chief of sleep surgery and co-director of the UW Medicine Sleep Center at Harborview Medical Center. Along with treating sleep apnea and snoring, he conducts research on these conditions with a focus on clinical epidemiology and outcomes research.

Patient Care Philosophy

I aim to treat patients the same way I would like to be treated as a patient -- with compassion, care, and expertise.

Personal Interests

Family, friends, sports, and theater.

Clinical Interests

Surgical treatment of sleep apnea and snoring (sleep surgery).

Scope of Care

Full range of sleep surgery:
Diagnostic evaluation.
Diagnostic procedures.
In-office treatments (minimally invasive procedures).
Surgical treatments (nasal, pharyngeal, maxillofacial, and other surgical procedures).

Research Interests

Clinical research on sleep apnea.

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
Univ. of Washington, School of Public Health & Community MedicineMaster2000
Yale University School of MedicineMedical education1993
Yale-New Haven HospitalInternshipGeneral Surgery
Yale-New Haven HospitalResidencyOtolaryngology

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1993

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of OtolaryngologySleep Medicine2008
American Board of OtolaryngologyOtolaryngology1999
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