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About Barry Krakow, M.D.

Dr. Barry Krakow is the founder of Maimonides International Nightmare Treatment. Dr. Krakow is a board certified sleep disorders specialist who has conducted more than two decades of research in the treatment of chronic nightmares and disturbing dreams at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1988-1999) and the Sleep & Human Health Institute (2000-2009).

His work has focused on the use of cognitive-behavioral methods for the treatment of chronic nightmares and disturbing dreams.  He is a leading researcher on the treatment of chronic nightmares and his research groups have published the most information on this area.

Dr. Krakow is also co-author of Conquering Bad Dreams and Nightmares (1992), Insomnia Cures (2002) Turning Nightmares Into Dreams ( 2003), and Sound Sleep, Sound Mind (2007).

Dr. Krakow graduated magna cum laude from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He was residency trained and board certified in internal medicine and also has ten years of clinical work in emergency medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society and is the former medical director of University Hospital Sleep Disorders Center. For a complete listing of Dr. Krakow's research studies and publications, click below.

Curriculum Vitae

Barry Krakow, M.D. - Principal Investigator

Current Positions
  • Sleep & Human Health Institute, Medical Director & Principal Investigator, Albuquerque, NM
  • Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Ltd., Medical Director, Albuquerque, NM
  • High Plains Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Medical Director, Clovis, NM
  • Los Alamos Medical Center Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Medical Director, Los Alamos, NM
  • Center for Sleep Medicine & Nightmare Treatment, Medical Director, Web-Based Enterprise
  • Sleep Treatment, Medical Director, Web-Based Enterprise
  • University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Adjunct Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine & Psychiatry, Albuquerque, NM
Contact and Websites
Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences
6739 Academy NE, Ste 380, Albuquerque NM, 87109
Phone: 505-998-7200
FAX: 998-7220

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Bio

Barry Krakow is a board certified internist and sleep disorders specialist, who has spent 25 years in medicine in the fields of internal medicine, emergency medicine, addiction medicine, and sleep medicine. Currently, he is medical director of two sleep facilities in Albuquerque, NM: Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Ltd, a community-based, sleep medical center and the Sleep & Human Health Institute, a non-profit sleep research institute.

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