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Supriya Jambhekar, M.D.

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  • Associate Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Pulmonary


  • Pulmonary

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-1006
    Fax: 501-364-3930
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • M.B.B.S., Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, Seth G.S. Medical College, 1991


  • Resident, Pediatrics, Bombay University, 1992-1995
  • Resident, Pediatrics, Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center, 1999-2002
  • Fellow, Pediatric Pulmonology, State University of New York/SUNY Medical Center, 2002-2005

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Sleep Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • Best Doctors in America 2007-2013, Best Doctors, 2007
  • ACH Patient Satisfaction, Dean's List - April-June 2010., 2010

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Com G, Carroll Jl, Tang X, Melguizo M,Bower C., Jambhekar S. Characteristics and Surgical and Clinical Outcomes of Severely Obese Children with Obstructice Sleep Apnea. . 2015 April; 11(4):467-474.
  • Journal Article, Jambhekar S., Bodenner KA., Com G., Ward WL. Assessment and Treatment of Obstructive Sleep-Disordered Breathing. Clin Pediatr 2014 March;
  • Journal Article, Com G., Carroll JL., Castro MM., Tang X., Jambhekar S., Berlinski A. Predictors and Outcome of Low Initial Forced Expiratory Volume in One Second Measurement in Children with Cystic Fibrosis. Pediatr 2014 April; 164(4):832-8.
  • Journal Article, Com G., Einen MA. Narcolepsy With Cataplexy: Diganostic Challenge in Children. Clin Pediatr 2014 March;
  • Journal Article, Jambhekar SK., Com G., Pruss, K., Kabour M., Jones K., Ward WL., Harford KL. Behaviorally Based Adherence Program for Pediatric Patients Treated With Postitive Airway Pressure. Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 2013 Jan; 18(1):151-63.
  • Journal Article, Jambhekar S., Com G., Tang X., Pruss K., Jackon R., Bower C., Carroll JL., Ward W. Role of a Respiratory Therapist in Improving Adherence with Positive Airway Pressure. Resp Care 2013 Dec; 58(12):2038-44.
  • Journal Article, Harford K., Jambhekar S., Com G., Pruss K., Kabour, M., Ward W. Positive Airway Pressur Adherence in Pediatric Patients. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 2012
  • Journal Article, Hardford K., Jambhekar S., Com G., Pruss K., Bylander L., Teagle J., Ward-Begnoche W. An Inpatient Model for Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Desensitization: A Report of Two Pediatric Cases. An Inpatient Model for PAP Desensitization et al Respiratory Care 2011 2011 August;
  • Journal Article, Jambhekar S., Com G., Jones E., Jackson R., Melguizo Castro M., Knight F., Carroll JL., Griebel M. Periodic Limb Movements during Sleep in Children with Narcolepsy. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine 2011 July;
  • Journal Article, Jambhekar SK., G Com., W Wardbegnoche. Obstructive Sleep Disordered Breathing in Children. Journal of AR Medical Soc 2010 September; 107(4):65-68.

Recent Grant Awards

  • A Multicenter Retrospective with Prospective Follow-up Study of Early Onset Childhood Narcolepsy: Recent cases and Post infections, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, EON, 2014-03-01 00:00:00-2018-02-28 00:00:00
  • Jambhekar General Research, 2016-06-23 00:00:00-2026-12-31 00:00:00

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