Montida Veeravigrom, MD

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

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Montilda Veeravigrom, MD, specializes in pediatric neurology with a primary focus on pediatric epilepsy and pediatric sleep disorders. Dr. Veeravigrom understands the connection between epilepsy/seizures and sleep disorders in children. She works her patients and their families to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, periodic limb movement disorder, narcolepsy, parasomnia and other sleep disturbances. 

 

In addition to her commitment to her clinical practice, Dr. Veeravigrom’s is passionate about using research to improve treatments and outcomes for her patients. Her research has focused on triaging patients based on clinical and polysomnogram results in order to determine the cause of obstructive apnea after the child underwent nocturnal oximetry (a small device that monitors oxygen while sleeping. Dr. Veeravigrom is also exploring how music can be used as an alternative treatment for epilepsy. Her work has been published in a several highly respected, peer-reviewed journals, including Brain and Development and Epilepsy and Behaviours.

Specialties

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Chulalongkorn University

Internship

  • Surat Thani Hospital

Residency

  • Children's Hospital of Michigan

Fellowship

  • Michigan Medicine

Other Grad Education

  • MSc, Chulalongkorn University

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • Child Neurology Society
  • Child Neurology Society of Thailand
  • International Child Neurology Association
  • Pediatric Society of Thailand
  • Sleep Society of Thailand
  • Thailand Medical Association
  • World Sleep Society
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2013

Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Pediatrics (Thailand)
  • Pediatric Neurology (Thailand)
  • Psychiatry and Neurology (Child Neurology)
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine (Thailand)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Thai