Joanna E. Wrede, MD

Joanna E. Wrede, MD

Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Neurology

On staff since August 2014

Academic Title: Assistant Professor


Board Certification(s)

Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neu

Medical/Professional School

Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford


Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle
Pediatric Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle


Sleep Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Sleep Medicine: Sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless leg syndrome, healthy sleep habits, circadian rhythm disorders, idiopathic hypersomnia. Child Neurology: epilepsy, infantile spasms, tic disorder, movement disorders, migraines.

Research Description

I am interested in the intersection between sleep and neurology. This includes narcolepsy, regulation of sleep and circadian rhythms, and inadequate sleep as an exacerbating factor in multiple neurologic conditions.