Dr. Clete A Kushida MD Neurologist

Dr. Clete Kushida is a neurologist in Palo Alto, California and is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 67 doctors at Stanford Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Sleep Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Ranked #28 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Neurology, 1991 - 1994

University of Hawaii
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1991

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Habitual shortened sleep and insulin resistance: An independent relationship in obese individuals.
Liu, A.,Kushida, C. A.,Reaven, G. M.

Performance of an automated polysomnography scoring system versus computer-assisted manual scoring.
Malhotra, A.,Younes, M.,Kuna, S. T.,Benca, R.,Kushida, C. A.,Walsh, J.,Hanlon, A.,Staley, B.,Pack, A. I.,Pien, G. W.

A case of positional central sleep apnea.
Zaharna, M.,Rama, A.,Chan, R.,Kushida, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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