Ryan G. Wetzler, Psy.D., C.BSM, ABPP graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Saint Louis University. He went on to earn a Doctor of Psychology degree with an emphasis in health psychology from Spalding University. He has served as Director of Behavioral Sleep Medicine at Chest Medicine Associates d.b.a. Sleep Medicine Specialists, a pulmonary and sleep practice in Louisville, Kentucky since 2004. He also serves as an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences with the University of Louisville, School of Medicine. He has been certified in the practice of Behavioral Sleep Medicine by the American Board of Sleep Medicine since 2005. In 2011 he became board certified in Clinical Health Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology.
Dr. Wetzler is active in several professional organizations with past roles including President of the Kentucky Sleep Society, President of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine, Chair of the Insomnia section of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and Chair of the national Behavioral Sleep Medicine course. He is currently a board member of the Kentucky Sleep Society, Past-President of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine, and a board member of the American Board of Sleep Psychology.
Dr. Wetzler is nationally recognized for his expertise in behavioral approaches to the evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including insomnia, circadian rhythm sleep disorders, parasomnias, and hypersomnia.
He maintains a full-time clinical practice specializing in non-drug treatment approaches for sleep disorders and management of chronic medical conditions.