Luqi Chi

Luqi Chi, MD, MSCE, FACP

Specializes In
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Neurology
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Mandarin

Appointments

Sees Patients For

Outpatient consultation and hospital sleep medicine. Sleep disorders: obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea, treatment adherence issues associated with positive airway pressure therapy, sleep related hypoventilation, obesity hypoventilation syndrome, circadian rhythm disorders, insomnia, hypersomnia, narcolepsy, restless leg syndrome, periodic limb movement disorder, and parasomnias (sleep walking, sleep-related eating disorder, REM behavior disorder, Respiratory failure caused by neuromuscular disease (i.e. ALS, muscular dystrophy, chest wall deformity, lung disease and congestive heart failure using noninvasive ventilation (NIV) delivered through a variety of ventilatory modes.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Locations

Experience

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Neurology

Research Interests

Dr. Chi is a principle investigator and co-investigator of the following clinical trials: 1. The impact of treating obstructive sleep apnea on mild cognitive impairment. 2. The impact of oxygen therapy in patients with heart failure and central sleep apnea. 3. The effect of CPAP on cardiac function in hospitalized patients with obstructive sleep apnea and heart failure. 4. Reducing heart failure re-admissions by enhancing CPAP adherence.

Education

Fellowship

2008 Sleep Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia

Master of Science

2008 Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia

Master of Science

2000 Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology, Military Postgraduate Medical School (General Hospital of PLA), Beijing, China

Residency

2006 Internal Medicine, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York

Master of Science

1997 Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology, Military Postgraduate Medical School (General Hospital of PLA), Beijing, China

Fellowship

1991 Critical Care Medicine, Peking Medical University 1st Hospital

Fellowship

1990 Pulmonary Medicine, Kailuan General Hospital, Tanshan, China

Residency

1987 Internal Medicine, Kailuan General Hospital, Tanshan, China

Medical Degree

1984 Huabei Medical College for Coal Industry, Tangshan, Hebei, China