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Dr. Franklin McCool named medical director of the Roger Williams Sleep Disorders Center

Franklin McCool, MD, ABIM, has been named medical director of the Roger Williams Medical Center Sleep Disorders Center. Over the past two decades, Dr. McCool has held a number of related leadership roles including service as medical director of the Sleep Laboratory at both Memorial Hospital and Kent County Hospital. At Memorial, he also served as Chief of Medicine, Chief of the Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Divisions, as well as Medical Director of Respiratory Care.

Board certified in Sleep Medicine and Internal Medicine, he completed his Pulmonary Fellowship at Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, following a residency and internship at Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University. Dr. McCool received his medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine.

The Sleep Disorders Center is located at 1539 Atwood Avenue, Suite #302, in Johnston. It is home to an outpatient sleep lab, specially designed for overnight sleep studies, where physicians and experienced staff provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment for those with sleep disorders. The Center also offers home sleep studies for those who qualify. To learn more, call 401-351-2747 or click here.