At SleepDisorders.com we realize how debilitating it can be to have a sleep disorder or sleep related problem. As a result, we created SleepDisorders.com with one main intention: to help users get to sleep and maintain a healthy sleep cycle. We have amassed a collection of sleep articles that will help you do just that, get the sleep you need to retain a healthy lifestyle. We also created a sleep question and answer platform that enables you to receive sleep disorders answers from local health professionals at no cost whatsoever.
Not only do we strive to make getting sleep disorder information as easy as possible for consumers, we also want to make it as easy as possible to find local medical professionals who work in the sleep field. Therefore, we have compiled a health network of sleep physicians, sleep doctors, dental surgeons and other professionals who work in the sleep industry. We also have a Board of Medical Advisors that is comprised of actual sleep professionals who help oversee the direction of SleepDisorders.com.
John Douglas Hudson, M.D., Medical Director – SleepDisorders.com
John Douglas Hudson, M.D. is a sleep doctor practicing in the state of Texas. As the founder of both Austin Neurological Clinic and Sleep Medicine Consultants, Dr. Hudson is a pioneer of sleep medicine in his area. He holds leadership positions at numerous other sleep centers in Texas. Dr. Hudson has official certification from the American Board of Sleep Medicine to treat sleep disorders and neurological disorders. He continues to investigate neurology and sleep disorders by conducting extensive research on at the FutureSearch Trials of Neurology and Sleep. His work has been featured in respected publications as the Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine (2011), Movement Disorders (2011), Sleep Review Journal (2007), among others. He has professionally lectured to national and local audiences.
Dr. Hudson studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He also holds a Master’s of Business Administration from Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois and a Bachelor’s of Sciences in Chemistry from Texas University in Lubbock, Texas. In addition to being a Board-certified sleep doctor, Dr. Hudson also has certification from the American Board of Neurology.
Dr. Hudson has completed Neurology and Medical residency programs at various hospitals across the United States, which has given him ample training to practice in a wide variety of medical fields. That being said, he is a member of a long list of medical organizations, including the Texas Medical Association, the Austin Neurological Society, the World Federation of Neurology, the American Heart and Stroke Council, the American Board of Sleep Medicine, the American Sleep Apnea Association, the Southern Sleep Society and the Pickwick Society of National Sleep Foundation. Furthermore, he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Texas Neurological Society and the American Clinic of Neurophysiology Society. Dr. Hudson holds many special honors for his work as a physician providing quality care to his patients.