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Daniel A Shade Jr., MD
Sleep Medicine
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Allegheny General Hospital (Primary)
Professional Building
490 E North Ave, Suite 309
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Fax (412) 442-2537
8950 Duncan Avenue, 4th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Fax (412) 442-2537

Dr. Shade is director of the AHN Sleep Disorders Center. He helps treats patients for sleep apnea, narcolepsy, insomnia, hypersomnia, respiratory failure, and COPD. He is experienced in administering bronchoscopy and is board-certified in sleep medicine. His special interests are sleep deprivation, obstructive sleep apnea, and acute respiratory distress syndrome.

Dr. Shade received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he also completed a residency and a fellowship in Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. He is also certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine. Dr. Shade has been recognized as one of the Best Doctors in Pittsburgh by Pittsburgh Magazine. He speaks English.

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Adult Asthma
Bariatric Surgical Clearance
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease-COPD
Interstitial Lung Disease
Lung Disease
Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
Periodic Limb Movements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Pulmonary Nodule
Respiratory Illnesses
Restless Leg
Shift Workers Disorder
Shortness of Breath
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Medicine
Sleep Study


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Recent Patient Comments

"Excellent doctor"

June 11, 2023

"Dr. Shade is very professional and caring."

June 07, 2023

"He's the best pulmonologist I've had him forever I trust his judgment"

June 07, 2023

"Dr. Shade is the very best. Personal, caring, he follows up on everything he says. He is an asset that AHN should make every effort to recognize him."

June 01, 2023

"Very pleasant and a good listener."

May 24, 2023

"They were personable (vs. haughty)."

May 22, 2023

"Dr. Shade is a very caring doctor who takes time to review your chart before talking to you and listens carefully to your concerns."

May 15, 2023

"Dr. Shade was attentive and well briefed about my appointment."

May 15, 2023

"Have already referred a relative to Dr. Shade."

May 02, 2023

"High praise for Dr. Shade. He was one of the best doctors I've seen. Very personable and knowledgeable. I felt heard and valued."

April 19, 2023



Assistant Program Director, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship
Director, Sleep Disorder Center
Medical Director, AHN Sleep Medicine


Temple University Hospital


Temple University School of Medicine


American Board of Int Med-Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Internal Med-Pulmonary Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine-Sleep Medicine


Temple University Hospital
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