Dr Linda Schachter

Board Member

MBBS, FRACP, PhD | Respiratory & Sleep Physician

Linda is a Sleep and Respiratory Physician with over 25 years’ experience in the diagnosis and management of all sleep disorders including sleep apnoea, disorders of excessive sleepiness, movement disorders in sleep and insomnia. 

Linda has a long-term research interest in the effects of obesity on sleep apnoea, and asthma and the effects of weight-loss on these conditions.

She runs a home diagnostic sleep service and is involved in sleep education in the community in order to get optimal sleep for everyone.

She is a member of the Australasian Sleep Association, and represents the ASA on several committees. She is also chair of the AMA VIC women in medicine committee.