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Samuel Krachman, DO

Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Director, Sleep Center, Temple University Hospital and TUH – Jeanes Campus

Samuel Krachman
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Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Sleep disorders
  • ARDS
  • Tuberculosis
  • Control of respiration

Research Interests

  • Sleep disorders in congestive heart failure
  • Sleep abnormalities and treatment in emphysema
  • Sleep and long-term ventilation
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Pulmonary Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, 1989
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Metropolitan Hospital, Grand Rapids, MI, 1987
  • DO, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO, 1984


  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine


  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI)
  • American College of Osteopathic Internists, Medical Diseases of the Chest Subsection

Digital Bibliography

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