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Alon Avidan

Professor / Department of Neurology

Area of Expertise: sleep disorders, insomnia

Expert's Website

Dr. Alon Avidan is a professor of neurology in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and an expert on sleep disorders. Director of the UCLA Sleep Disorders Center, Avidan’s clinical interests include management of insomnia (sleeplessness), the effects of sleep deprivation, sleep disordered breathing, restless legs syndrome, circadian rhythm disorders, geriatric sleep medicine and hypersomnia (excessive sleepiness).


Media Contacts

UCLA Health Media Relations, 310-267-7022