Barbara A. Phillips, MD, MSPH, FCCP

Medical Director, Sleep Lab

Clinical interests

  • Sleep Disordered Breathing / Sleep Apnea

Barbara A. Phillips, MD, MSPH, FCCP

Medical Director, Sleep Lab

Biography

My name is Barbara Phillips; I am a Professor of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington where I have spent my entire professional career. I established and direct the University of Kentucky Sleep Center. I serve as President-Elect and Regent at Large of the American College of Chest Physicians. I am a past-chairman of the National Sleep Foundation and the American Board of Sleep Medicine. I have served on the boards of the American Lung Association, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Medical Advisory Board of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and the Advisory Board to the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research.

I have received a Sleep Academic Award from the National Institutes of Health and an Excellence in Education Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Faculty rank

Professor of Medicine

Education

Degree
University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

Residency
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, Richmond

Fellowship
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, Richmond

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, Sleep Medicine
Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians 

Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

UK Sleep Disorders Center

UK Good Samaritan Hospital
310 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40508-3008

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Hours of operation/technical staff available

Monday - Saturday, 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. 

Business office hours

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Amenities
ATM, Chaplain, Chapel, Communication assistance, Dining, Fax and copy machines, Gift shop, Guest accommodations, Internet/Wi-Fi, Lost & found, Notary, Parking, Patient & family services, Pharmacy services, Public transportation, Showers, Telephones

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Pulmonary Rehabilitation

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135 E. Maxwell St.
Lexington KY 40508-2640


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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Carratù P, Ventura VA, Maniscalco M, Dragonieri S, Berardi S, Ria R, Quaranta VN, Vacca A, Devito F, Ciccone MM, Phillips BA, Resta O.
    Echocardiographic findings and plasma endothelin-1 levels in obese patients with and without obstructive sleep apnea.
    Sleep Breath. 2016 May;20(2):613-9.
  2. Pandey S, Phillips BA.
    Why is the prevalence of insomnia skyrocketing? And what can be done about it?
    Sleep Med. 2015 May;16(5):555-6.
  3. Roedig JJ, Phillips BA, Morford LA, Van Sickels JE, Falcao-Alencar G, Fardo DW, Hartsfield JK, Ding X, Kluemper GT.
    Comparison of BMI, AHI, and apolipoprotein E ε4 (APOE-ε4) alleles among sleep apnea patients with different skeletal classifications.
    J Clin Sleep Med. 2014 Apr 15;10(4):397-402.
  4. Phillips BA.
    Keep on truckin'.
    Sleep. 2012 Apr;35(4):447-8.
  5. Hayes D, Anstead MI, Ho J, Phillips BA.
    Insomnia and chronic heart failure.
    Heart Fail Rev. 2009 Sep;14(3):171-82.

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