Rosemarie Rohatgi, DMD, is Triple Boarded in Dental Sleep Medicine (DSM) which makes her a cut above the rest. As San Diego’s leading woman Entrepreneurs, Dr. Rohatgi was chosen and honored as the cover story in the renowned Sleep Review magazine in May 2018. Click here to read Dr. Rohatgi’s story which has inspired and paved the way for other colleagues around the United States to mimic what she was able to pioneer. She is a published expert in her field and has authored several research papers in Sleep journals, including the Journal of Dental Sleep Medicine (JDSM). She was the First dentist in the World, to open a practice that exclusively treats DSM. She is the First and Only Female Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine in the Greater San Diego area. Dr. Rohatgi been practicing for over 23 years and dedicates her entire practice to DSM, as the Founder and owner of San Diego Sleep Therapy, which is San Diego’s only exclusively focused Dental Sleep Medical Practice. This is the very first practice in the United States and in the World that was started from scratch and focuses only on DSM. She is one of very few dentists who has completed the well-respected Sleep Medicine Mini-Residency at the UCLA School of Dentistry. This comprehensive program emphasizes continuous learning, keeping her at the forefront of the field and allows her to provide the best treatment and latest advances to her patients.
Dr. Rohatgi is an honorary guest speaker and is often invited to speak to graduate residents of both University of California San Diego and Veterans Administration of San Diego. She is an expert and leader in the field of sleep. She is a key opinion leader, keynote speaker, and serves on advisory boards and is a consultant for several sleep practices and companies in her industry. Her office was recently recognized as “Three Best Rated,” which is an independent company that uses a 50-Point inspection, which includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, nearness, trust and cost to the general excellence.
Dr. Rohatgi has been elected as a Board of Director with the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) and is a Board Liaison with the 2020 – 2021 Product Review Task Force. She is also currently serving on the 2020 Compliance Task Force. Other Task Forces she has previously served include the 2019 Task Force on Definition of an Effective Oral Appliance. and 2018 Task Force as Chair of Oral Appliance Therapy Insurance Reimbursement. She is published in several peer review journals.
Dr. Rohatgi graduated with honors in Chemistry from the University of Oregon and received her Doctorate in Medical Dentistry from Oregon Health Sciences University with honors in Endodontics and Removable Prosthodontics. Dr. Rohatgi loves spending quality time with her husband and two young children. Outside of her busy practice and speaking engagements, she loves spending quality time with her husband and two young children. She is actively involved with her local community at her children’s school and as a Board Member of her Community Center. She has a strong affinity for mid century interior design, remodeling homes, international travel, piano and wine.
“When you come to see me, my only hope is that you leave with a better understanding of your overall health. I have invested and continue to invest a tremendous amount of time in the evolving field of sleep medicine education. My practice focuses solely on treating sleep disorders. My patients are not rushed in between fillings and extractions. I personally sit with each individual to devise a customized treatment plan to determine the best appliance to address his/her needs.”
Affiliations and Accreditations
- American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, Diplomate
- American Board of CranioFacial Dental Sleep Medicine, Diplomate
- American Sleep and Breathing Academy, Diplomate
- American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Member
- American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Member
- American Parkinson’s Disease Association, Past Board Member
- American Thoracic Society, Member
- California Sleep Society, Member
- Elite SomCenter, Certified June 2012
- Parkinson’s Association of San Diego, Past Board Member
- San Diego Academy of General Dentistry, Past-President