Dr. Paul Cardosi is Director of the Center for Sleep Medicine at Mid-Columbia
Medical Center. He is board certified in Sleep Medicine and Internal Medicine.
Dr. Cardosi completed his undergraduate training
cum laude and was invited into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and Phi Sigma Biological
Research Honor Society at Bucknell University, where he also conducted
molecular biology research in the lab of John Tonzetich, PhD, creating
a genomic library of
Drosophilia hydei and carrying out subsequent experiments to identify and characterize telomeric
He received his MD Degree at Dartmouth Medical School. During his medical
training, Dr. Cardosi also provided emergency medical care as a member
of the ski patrol and was awarded two Dartmouth-Norris Cotton Cancer Center
student research grants to conduct molecular biology research in the lab
of Dr. Lloyd Kasper, where he screened
Toxoplasma gondii cDNA library with human and animal antisera to isolate genetic sequences coding
for antigenic peptides.
Dr. Cardosi took his internship in internal medicine at Oregon Health &
Science University, where he also served as medicine chief resident and
received the Medical Housestaff Teaching Award.
His general practice focus is on sleep medicine. Dr. Cardosi enjoys building
connections with his patients to alleviate pain and suffering related
to sleep or wake problems. His patients can expect a thorough evaluation,
thoughtful listening, and answers to any and all questions.
Dr. Cardosi relocated to the Gorge for its unparalleled natural beauty.
During his free time, he enjoys cooking, cycling, skiing, traveling, and
hiking, which he believes is one of the most underrated forms of aerobic exercise.
Dr. Cardosi is a Fellow member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
Tobacco smoke as a risk factor for meningococcal disease
FISCHER, MARC MD; HEDBERG, KATRINA MD, MPH; CARDOSI, PAUL MD; PLIKAYTIS,
BRIAN D. MS; HOESLY, FREDERICK C. MD, MPH; STEINGART, KAREN R. MD, MPH;
BELL, THOMAS A. MD,MPH; FLEMING, DAVID W. MD; WENGER, JAY D. MD; PERKINS,
BRADLEY A. MD
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal:
October 1997 - Volume 16 - Issue 10 - p 979-983
Medicine Chief Resident, Oregon Health & Sciences University 1995
Doctor of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School 1988-1992
B.S. in Biology, Minor in Biochemistry, cum laude, Bucknell University 1984-1988
Internal Medicine residency, Oregon Health & Science University 1992-1994
Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon: Rotating
Board certified in Sleep Medicine
Board certified in Internal Medicine
Oregon, Active Medical License