June M. Fry M.D. Ph.D.
June M. Fry, M.D., Ph.D. opened the fist Sleep Disorders Center in Philadelphia in 1981 at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in the department of Neurology, and it was certified by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine in 1984. As Director, she developed the center in the areas of patient care, education and research and it became one of the most outstanding full service sleep disorders centers in the country. While in academic medicine at Medical College of Pennsylvania (now Drexel) Fry established a reputation through outstanding patient care and research, and is recognized for her work in the areas of narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, periodic limb movements in sleep, insomnia, sleep apnea and other sleep disorders in general.
In 1999, June Fry’s center became the Center for Sleep Medicine, a private practice and moved to Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania in 2000. In September 2011, the Center for Sleep Medicine moved to its current location in Chestnut Hill Hospital. Since 1995, Fry has limited her practice to sleep medicine. She is primarily devoted to patient care, but continues to do clinical research studies.
Fry received her B.S. and Ph.D. from University of Pittsburgh, and M.D. from Medical College of Pennsylvania. Her neurology residency was at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center and included a clinical elective in sleep disorders at the Sleep-Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, New York.