REFERRAL & SERVICES
If you live in the Greater Toronto Area and are looking for insomnia treatment with Dr. Cara Ooi, a physician referral is required. All appointments are covered by OHIP.
In addition to providing general Sleep Medicine consultation and management for patients ages 13 and above, Dr. Ooi provides insomnia treatment (modified CBT-I) in patients ages 13-18 years.
All new patients will be assessed through the Toronto Sleep Institute (Medsleep) location. Please note: All services are currently being delivered virtually.
If you are a physician wishing to make a referral, please fax this form to 416-488-3998 with attn: Dr. Ooi.
DR. CARA OOI
Dr. Ooi is a sleep physician and psychiatrist. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Western Ontario then completed her residency and subspecialty training in General Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. Dr. Ooi subsequently completed a fellowship in Sleep Medicine, during which she received training in cognitive-behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) from clinical psychologist Dr. Colleen Carney, a world expert in CBT-I and principal investigator of the Sleep and Depression Lab at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.
Dr. Ooi is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has an academic appointment (Lecturer) with the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.