Jakdej ("Dr. Jak")
Jak Nikomborirak, MD, is the director of the Whidbey Island Sleep Center in Oak Harbor, Wash. Under the leadership of “Dr. Jak,” as he is known, the center maintains full accreditation by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, which indicates that it meets the most rigorous standards of excellence in the comprehensive management of sleep disorders. Dr. Jak is board certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine as well as board certified in internal and pulmonary medicine. He has been the medical director of numerous sleep centers in the Pacific Northwest and joined our medical staff in 2005.
Whidbey Island Sleep Center
Patient Care Philosophy
Accurately diagnose sleep disorders according to guidelines established by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
Educate patients because successful treatment relies on a patient's understanding of the disease mechanism and the rationale behind treatment.
Emphasize behavior modification rather than medication.
Scope of Care
Diagnosis of common sleep disorders utilizing different types of sleep studies
Treatment of sleep disorders using respiratory equipment, oral appliances, cognitive behavior therapy and medication
Care for patients 12 years of age and older
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1990
Internship & Residency
Allegheny General Hospital
Board Certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine