About Dr. Fromherz

Dr. Fromherz attended college at the University of Oregon, where he received a bachelors of arts and masters degrees in Psychology. He attended medical school at Georgetown Medical School where he was the recipient of the Desmond S. O'Doherty award in the Department of Neurology. He completed his Neurology residency at Stanford Medical Center, and while there, he was introduced to the field of Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Fromherz completed a 2-year fellowship in Sleep Medicine, under the tutelage of Drs. Emmanuel Mignot, Christian Guilleminault, William C. Dement, Jed Black, and Clete Kushida, who are among the most acclaimed sleep pioneers in the world. Dr. Fromherz is one of only two physicians in the Portland area to have completed a Sleep Medicine fellowship.

In 2005, Dr. Fromherz happily returned to his native Oregon, where he began practicing Sleep Medicine Full-time as a sole-proprietor. His approach to Sleep Medicine combines a blend of skill, creativity, and empathy that makes him uniquely qualified to combat the most difficult sleep disorders.

In addition to his Sleep Medicine practice in Portland, Dr. Fromherz has been involved in a number of other related activities. He has been the Medical Director at Mt. Scott Sleep Medicine in Portland, Oregon. He has coauthored chapters on Narcolepsy in multiple Sleep Medicine and Neurology texts. He serves as a sleep medicine consultant to a major Wall Street firm, has acted in the capacity of expert witness, and is a speaker for multiple national pharmaceutical companies. In 2005 he was interviewed for Esquire magazine as an expert in sleep medicine from Stanford.

As the sole developer and owner of Westside Sleep Center, Dr. Fromherz will continue to provide the highest quality sleep care that has earned him a reputation of excellence in the Portland community.