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Derek Loewy, PhD

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Derek Loewy, PhD


Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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  • Clinical Psychologist


Derek Loewy, PhD, is a clinical psychologist at Scripps Clinic. A sleep medicine specialist, Dr. Loewy treats insomnia and circadian rhythm disorders using cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBTI), light therapy and other behavioral sleep medicine techniques.

Dr. Loewy has been practicing medicine since 2001. He believes everyone has the potential to optimize their sleep, including those who may have had insomnia or poor sleep for many years. Every individual has their own sleep needs and a unique internal body clock that regulates their sleep timing. 

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Professional Education

  • University of Ottawa, PhD, 1996

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Sleep Medicine, Sleep Medicine, 1999


  • Stanford Sleep Disorders Clinic, Sleep Medicine, 2001

Research Fellowships

  • University of Arizona Health Science Center, Psychology, 1999
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