Dennis Rosen MD

Dennis Rosen, MD

Associate Medical Director, Sleep Center

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Medical Services


  • Apnea
  • Chronic Lung Disease
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Down Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Respiratory Complications of Metabolic Diseases
  • Respiratory Disease
  • Restrictive Lung Disease
  • Sleep Disordered Breathing
  • Sleep Disorders


  • Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hebrew


  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders Center
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-1900 Sleep 781-216-2570 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education



Hebrew University, 1991

Jerusalem, Israel

Medical School

Hebrew University, 1996

Jerusalem, Israel


Barzilai Hospital, 1996

Ashkelon, Israel


Kaplan Medical Center - Pediatrics, 2001

Rehovot, Israel


Boston Children's Hospital - Pediatrics, 2004-2005

Boston, MA


Boston Children's Hospital - Pediatric Pulmonology, 2006

Boston, MA


  • Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Reiter J, Rosen D. The diagnosis and management of common sleep disorders in adolescents. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2014 Aug; 26(4):407-12.
  2. Holzer R, Rosen D. Bronchial carcinoid in college freshman with persistent focal wheeze. J Am Assoc Nurse Pract. 2013 Dec; 25(12):641-3.
  3. Popatia R, Rosen D. Infant with obstructive sleep apnea successfully treated with continuous positive airway pressure. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2014 Apr; 53(4):395-6.
  4. Rosen D, Wilfond B, Lantos JD. Obstructive sleep apnea in a 17-year-old with profound cognitive impairment. Pediatrics. 2013 Mar; 131(3):581-5.
  5. Rosen D. Management of obstructive sleep apnea associated with Down syndrome and other craniofacial dysmorphologies. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2011 Nov; 17(6):431-6.
  6. Rosen D. Sustaining excellence in pediatric care. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 May; 165(5):388-91.
  7. Rosen D. Lowering medication co-payments to reduce costs. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012 Feb; 51(2):107-8.
  8. Rosen D, Lombardo A, Skotko B, Davidson EJ. Parental perceptions of sleep disturbances and sleep-disordered breathing in children with Down syndrome. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Feb; 50(2):121-5.
  9. Rosen D. Some infants with Down syndrome spontaneously outgrow their obstructive sleep apnea. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2010 Nov; 49(11):1068-71.
  10. Zanobetti A, Redline S, Schwartz J, Rosen D, Patel S, O'Connor GT, Lebowitz M, Coull BA, Gold DR. Associations of PM10 with sleep and sleep-disordered breathing in adults from seven U.S. urban areas. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Sep 15; 182(6):819-25.
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  12. Rosen D. Many parents report their child's breathing and sleep patterns during overnight sleep study as atypical. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2010 Aug; 49(8):764-7.
  13. Rosen D. A 41/2-year-old girl with frequent nightime awakenings. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2010 Feb; 49(2):186-7.
  14. Rosen D. Severe hypothyroidism presenting as obstructive sleep apnea. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2010 Apr; 49(4):381-3.
  15. Rosen D, Lee JH, Cuttitta F, Rafiqi F, Degan S, Sunday ME. Accelerated thymic maturation and autoreactive T cells in bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 Jul 1; 174(1):75-83.
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-1900 Sleep 781-216-2570 or Request an Appointment


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