This location offers clinical consultation and diagnostic polysomnography (overnight sleep lab testing).
Dr. Alan Hoffman
Dr. Alan Hoffman is a Vancouver Island-based Sleep Disorders Consultant, and Medical Director of MedSleep Prince George with a background in Internal Medicine, Critical Care and Chest Medicine. He also works at MedSleep Cowichan and the Nanaimo Sleep Clinic. He is a frequent lecturer on a variety of sleep medicine related topics, is a Medical Surveyor for the Diagnostic Accreditation Program of BC, is a member of the Advisory Group for DriveSAFE BC and both on Clinical Staff at UBC and an Adjunct Professor at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops.
He has practiced in many locales including the USA, Middle East and the UK, as well as in several Provinces. He started out in the late 1960’s as a hospital based respiratory therapist, then became a biochemist, eventually running his own lipid biochemistry and mass spectroscopy laboratory at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, as a Fogarty Visiting Scientist. His clinical practice and focus now is devoted to the science and medicine of sleep disorders.
In addition to seeing patients with all types of sleep disorders, he also was involved with medical legal work including Independent Medical Examination’s, chart reviews and medical reports/opinions.
He lives with his wife in Maple Bay in the Cowichan valley, where they have a photography studio, custom picture framing workshop and art gallery.