Keck Hospital of USC is ranked among the best hospitals in the country in the US News and World Report "Best Hospitals" list Dr. Kezirian is consistently ranked as a top doctor by numerous Top Doctors websites, Healthgrades, Best Doctors in America, and many other organizations and publications.

Sleep Apnea and Snoring Surgery for a Better Night's Sleep

Eric J. Kezirian, MD, MPH is one of the world's leaders inthe surgical evaluation and treatment of adults with snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. He has dedicated his entire career to sleep apnea and snoring surgery and is recognized as an expert by colleagues. With offices in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills, he offers a full spectrum of sleep apnea and snoring surgery options, from minimally-invasive approaches likeInspire Upper Airway Stimulationand thePillar Procedure to surgeries performed in the operating room. He has developed videos posted onYouTube to share his unique experience and perspective. Dr. Kezirian is committed to providing outstanding, comprehensive, and state-of-the-art patient care while advancing sleep apnea and snoring surgery through innovation and research. Dr. Kezirian is Board-certified both in otolaryngology--head and neck surgery and sleep medicine, helping him understand the complex relationships between snoring, sleep apnea, and other sleep disorders. He is a Professor in the USC Caruso Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and Past President of the International Surgical Sleep Society, the world's preeminent organization dedicated to sleep apnea and snoring surgery. Dr. Kezirian's goal is to provide a personalized treatment plan that delivers results, helping patients and those who love them sleep better and lead healthy, full lives.
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Dr. Kezirian measures success by patient outcomes and the quality of personalized care he provides. His research has developed customized approaches that are being adopted gradually by other surgeons. Because of this unique approach and experience, he sees patients referred from surgeons and sleep medicine specialists from around the world.
Dr. Kezirian has dedicated his career to the surgical treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. He specializes exclusively in this area and is recognized as one of the world's experts. He is committed to educating the public and other surgeons, frequently giving lectures to patients and colleagues. Please see Dr. Kezirian's blog for discussions of advances in the field.
All patients deserve an individualized approach because no treatment works for everyone. Dr. Kezirian's published research has shown that the many causes of snoring and sleep apnea require a wide range of procedures to achieve successful outcomes. He works closely with patients to develop the treatment plan that is right for them.