Haviva Veler, Medical Doctor (MD) Sleep Medicine

Haviva Veler, Medical Doctor (MD)

Sleep Medicine
New York, NY 10021
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About Haviva Veler Medical Doctor (MD)

Dr. Haviva Veler is the Director for the Weill Cornell Pediatric Sleep and Breathing Disorders Center.� She also serves as Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine, and is an Associate Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health|Weill Cornell Medical Center.�� Board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Dr. Veler is an expert in sleep medicine and obstructive sleep apnea. She received her medical degree at the Technion Institute of Technology, School of Medicine in Haifa, Israel. She completed her internship and residency at Maimonides' Infant and Children's Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, and then went on to complete a fellowship program in Pediatric Pulmonology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), staying on as an attending physician. In 2006, Dr. Veler returned to New York City, joining the Department of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Montefiore, where she also served as the Director of the Pulmonary Function Test Laboratory from 2007-2010. � In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Veler is the author of several peer-reviewed articles and a book chapter on asthma. She also serves as a reviewer for pulmonary journals. Her research experience includes looking at airway smooth muscle cells as a potential super-antigen in asthmatics. � Dr. Veler's current research interest focuses on evaluation of upper airway abnormalities, in the context of upper airway obstruction and in kids with obstructive sleep apnea, in a non invasive way through the use of the impulse oscillometry system (IOS).�� Related LinksWeill Cornell Pediatric Sleep and Breathing Disorders CenterDr. Veler's Videos:Back to School: Sleep Issues for Children�[4-NBCNewYork]Pediatric Sleep Tips with Dr. Veler:� Is It Okay for Parents to Co-Sleep with Their Children?Pediatric Sleep Tips with Dr. Veler:� What Are Night Terrors?� How Can I Help My Child with Night Terrors?


Haviva Veler 505 East 70th Street New York, NY 10021


Haviva Veler has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Specialty Expertise

Haviva Veler has the following 25 expertise

  • Narcolepsy
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Lung Disease
  • Sleep Walking
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Pediatric Asthma
  • Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
  • Night Terrors
  • MSLT (Sleep Disorders)
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep and Snoring Disorders
  • Chronic Lung Disease of Infancy
  • Airway Disorder
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Lung Disease In Neuromuscular Patients
  • Home Mechanical Ventilation
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Lung Respiratory Physiology
  • Circadian Rhythm Disturbances
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases
  • Asthma


26 Years Experience

Ruth And Bruce Rappaport Fac Of Med Technion Israel Inst Of Technology

Graduated in 1997

Technion Israel Institute Of Technology

Graduated in 1996

Haviva Veler Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Medicaid
    • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    • Medicare