About Dr. Moore

dr-mooreDr. Moore received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Centenary College of Louisiana and his medical degree from the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his residency in Neurology at the LAC+USC Medical Center in Los Angeles. He is Board Certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He was proctored in Sleep Medicine by Michael Dickel, Ph.D. at the VA in Long Beach California. He completed Board Certification by the American Board of Sleep Medicine in 1995 and successfully passed the latest board exam in Sleep Medicine under the aegis of American Board of Internal Medicine in 2009.

Dr. Moore developed an interest in sleep medicine as a neurology resident while at the University of Southern California. This interest seemed natural as the brain is the organ of sleep. Everything that we know about sleep has a fundamental connection to the brain in both health and disease.

Why Sleep?

Blessings on him who first invented sleep.- It covers a man all over, thoughts and all, like a cloak. It is meat for the hungry, drink for the thirsty, heat for the cold and cold for the hot.” – Saavedra Miguel de Cervantes