Dr. Jerald Simmons, MD

Dr. Jerald Simmons, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Jerald Simmons, MD is a sleep medicine specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1986 and specializes in sleep medicine, clinical neurophysiology, and more.

15423 Creek Bend Dr

Sugar Land, TX 77478

Contact Information

(281) 240-3773

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Simmons' Experience

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Dr. Simmons' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sleep Medicine
  • Board certified in Neurology and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Simmons "Comprehensive Sleep Medicine provides high-quality-care of our patients, ranging from infants to elderly, setting the "Platinum Standard," providing excellent care to our patients & providers. We utilize superior, diagnostic testing in a variety of settings, such as the home, hospital or clinical lab, with procedures such as the PEs, enuresis monitoring and more that exceed industry standards, all critical in establishing the proper diagnosis in the most difficult patients. www.HoustonSleep.Net"

7  Specialties

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache Management
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

45  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Deprivation
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Sex
  • Sleep Terror Disorder
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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9  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Botox® Injection
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Neurological Testing
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Sleep Study
  • SomnoDent® (for Sleep Apnea)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Case Western Reserve
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simmons to family and friends
46 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (24)

Dr. Simmons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

My husband has Cushings disease and from our research we found that one of the patients in a case study was cured when she found that she had sleep apnea and it was treated. It can cause a person to excrete too much cortisol. We went to Dr. Simmons and explained to him what we had found and...more
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I know it can be frustrating, upsetting, and overwhelming when trying to discover what's going wrong in your body after years and dozens of doctors! Give Simmons a try. He spent time listening to me and searching for the correct diagnosis. He found what dozens of doctors couldn't. His process may...more
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I was very impressed by his knowledge and communication skills. I also saw how he has a team around him to assist in patient care because his practice is busy. I think some of the negative comments placed here are out of context. He is beyond the level.of care of other sleep doctors. He was able to...more
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My wife has been a patient of Dr. Simmons for 17 years now. She was first diagnosed with Narcolepsy, which explained why she could not stay awake. Dr. Simmons gave her medication for this which helped tremendously. He did sleep studies, and now she has Apnea. Her narcolepsy is not really...more
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I had gone to other physicians wondering why I always felt tired and hated going to sleep. It wasn't until I was referred to Dr. Simmons that I realized I have had problems since I was a kid. He helped me better understand why my condition has been missed for so many years. After I completed my...more
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