QME



O. Tirmizi, M.D.
Sleep Medicine

S. Omar Tirmizi, M.D., QME

Sleep Medicine, Pulmonary, Internal Medicine

Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate ABIM; Pulmonary Disease
Diplomate ABIM; Critical Care Medicine
Diplomate ABIM; Sleep Medicine
Diplomate American Board of Sleep Medicine


PROFESSIONAL
EXPERIENCE
— WLA Pulmonary Medical Group
Pulmonary/Internal Medicine/
Critical Care and Sleep Disorders
1999 – Pres.
— Cedar-Sinai Medical Center
Attending Physician
2000 – Pres.
— David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Clinical Instructor of Medicine
2007 – Pres.
— Desert Valley Hospital, Victorville, CA
Staff Pulmonologist, Intensivist

1997 – 1999
MEDICAL EDUCATION — The Aga Khan University Hospital
Karachi, Pakistan
M.B.B.S.

1983 – 1988
FELLOWSHIPS — Palo Alto School of Sleep Medicine
Advanced Course in Sleep Medicine
1999
— University of Southern California
Fellow in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

1994 – 1997
RESIDENCIES — University of Illinois,
Michael Reese Hospital
1992 – 1994
— The Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan
Resident in Internal Medicine

1989 – 1990
INTERNSHIPS — Michigan State University/
McLaren Regional Medical Center, Flint, MI
1991 – 1992
— The Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan
Intern in Internal Medicine

1988 – 1989
LICENSURE — California State Medical License

1996
CERTIFICATION — Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME), CA
— ABIM; Sleep Medicine,
Board Certified
2009
— American Board of Sleep Medicine,
Board Certified
1999
— ABIM; Critical Care Medicine,
Board Certified
1997, 2009
— ABIM; Pulmonary Medicine,
Board Certified
1996, 2006
— American Board of Internal Medicine,
Board Certified

1995, 2006
HONORS — Fellow, American Academy of Sleep Medicine 2000
AND AWARDS — Fellow, College of Chest Physicians 1999
— Will Rogers Fellowship Award, U.S.C. 1996
— Honors in Forensic Medicine 1988
— Distinctions in Medicine and Pathology 1987
— Distinctions in Biology, Physics and Chemistry 1982
— Distinctions in Mathematics and English

1980
HOSPITAL — Cedar-Sinai Medical Center 1999 – Pres.
AFFILIATIONS — Brotman Medical Center 1999 – Pres.
— Olympia Hospital 2005 – Pres.
— Century City Doctors Hospital 2005 – 2008
— Midway Hospital 1999 – 2005
— Century City Hospital

1999 – 2004
SOCIETY — American Heart Association
MEMBERSHIPS — Trudeau Society of Los Angeles
— American College of Chest Physicians
— California Thoracic Society