Staff

The Center’s practice specialist physicians are nationally recognized leaders in sleep medicine. They are assisted by a caring network of technicians who have been specially trained and certified in sleep diagnostics, and experienced in all aspect of sleep services.

Your care and comfort is their top priority.

Thomas Lo Russo, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSMThomas Lo Russo, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSM

  • Medical School: State University of New York at Syracuse
  • Internship: SUNY Health Science Center at Stony Brook
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Stony Brook
  • Fellowship: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Dr. Lo Russo completed a three-year Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep fellowship at the University of California, at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. His area of expertise includes diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, having trained under Dr. Philip Westbrook, past president of the American Sleep Disorders Association. Dr. Lo Russo is triple Boarded in Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. His interests include control of breathing during sleep, and the relationship between obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease.

Barry Dicicco, MD, FACP, FCCPBarry Dicicco, MD, FACP, FCCP

  • Medical School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Internship: Georgetown University Hospital
  • Residency: Georgetown University Hospital
  • Chief Residency: Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Fellowship: Georgetown University Hospital

Dr. Dicicco has been involved in the sleep field for more than 20 years and was the first Sleep Specialist in Northern Virginia.Dr. Dicicco began his sleep training during the early years of sleep disorders medicine at Georgetown University Hospital between 1983 and 1985. His primary research interest and focus doing his Pulmonary Fellowship was sleep apnea and sleep-disordered breathing. Dr. Dicicco has lectured extensively on sleep disorders and has published in several peer-reviewed journals, such as CHEST , and is widely regarded as an expert in the field. He is Board Certified in Pulmonary and Critical Care and is Board Eligible in Sleep Medicine.

Richard Swift, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSMRichard Swift, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSM

  • Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center
  • Internship: Georgetown University Hospital
  • Residency: Georgetown University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University

Dr. Swift initially received his sleep training as apart of his Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at Brown University in Rhode Island in the mid-1990’s. This included interpretation of studies from the largest sleep laboratory in Southern New England at the time. Subsequently, he received additional training while working with the experienced sleep specialists of Pulmonary & Critical Care Specialists of Northern Viriginia, of which he is now a part. He has more than nine years experience in the field. Having previously obtained Board Certification in Pulmonary and Critical Care, Dr. Swift achieved Board Certification in Sleep in 2003 and is now a Diplomate in Sleep Medicine.

Maura Foley, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSMMaura Foley, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSM

  • Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Internship: University of Virginia Health Sciences
  • Residency: University of Virginia Health Sciences
  • Fellowship: University of Virginia Health Sciences

Dr. Foley completed a three year fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center in Charlottesville. She did her initial sleep training under Dr. Paul Suratt, who is well known and highly respected in the field of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Foley has completed Board Certification in Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine. Her interests include the cardiovascular complications of obstructive sleep apnea and the relationship between apnea and motor vehicle accidents. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Kevin Glass, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSMKevin Glass, MD, FCCP, Diplomate ABSM

  • Medical School: University of Pittsburgh
  • Internship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
  • Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Dr. Glass received his initial training in Sleep Medicine during his Pulmonary Disease Fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. From 1998 to 2003 he had a very active sleep medicine practice at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany. Landstuhl is the military referral center for sleep disorders for Europe and the Middle East. While at Landstuhl, he served as the Medicial Director of the sleep laboratory. He is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and is Board Certified in Sleep Medicine.