Ronald Becker

Ronald Becker, MD

Assistant in Medicine

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-4125 Sleep 781-216-2570 Neurology 617-355-6388
  • Fax: 617-730-0252

Medical Services


  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Functional Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • ADHD
  • Attention Deficit Disorders


  • Developmental Medicine


  • English


  • Developmental Medicine Center
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders Center
  • Down Syndrome Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-4125 Sleep 781-216-2570 Neurology 617-355-6388 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education



Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987

Cambridge, MA

Medical School

University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1991

Chicago, IL


Children's Memorial Hospital, 1992

Chicago, IL


Children's Memorial Hospital, 1994

Chicago, IL


Boston Children's Hospital, 1998

Boston, MA


  • American Board of Pediatrics, Sleep Medicine


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Shieh HF, Wilson JM, Sheils CA, Smithers CJ, Kharasch VS, Becker RE, Studley M, Morash D, Buchmiller TL. Does the ex utero intrapartum treatment to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation procedure change morbidity outcomes for high-risk congenital diaphragmatic hernia survivors? J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jan; 52(1):22-25.
  2. Youssef J, Singh K, Huntington N, Becker R, Kothare SV. Relationship of serum ferritin levels to sleep fragmentation and periodic limb movements of sleep on polysomnography in autism spectrum disorders. Pediatr Neurol. 2013 Oct; 49(4):274-8.
  3. Chambers H, Becker RE, Hoffman MT, Hartley-McAndrew M, Stein MT. Managing behavior for a child with autism in a body cast. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2012 Jul; 33(6):506-8.
  4. Ching MS, Shen Y, Tan WH, Jeste SS, Morrow EM, Chen X, Mukaddes NM, Yoo SY, Hanson E, Hundley R, Austin C, Becker RE, Berry GT, Driscoll K, Engle EC, Friedman S, Gusella JF, Hisama FM, Irons MB, Lafiosca T, LeClair E, Miller DT, Neessen M, Picker JD, Rappaport L, Rooney CM, Sarco DP, Stoler JM, Walsh CA, Wolff RR, Zhang T, Nasir RH, Wu BL. Deletions of NRXN1 (neurexin-1) predispose to a wide spectrum of developmental disorders. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2010 Jun 05; 153B(4):937-47.
  5. Lipton J, Becker RE, Kothare SV. Insomnia of childhood. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008 Dec; 20(6):641-9.
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