Dr. Onate is board-certified in Internal Medicine and fellowship-trained
in Sleep Medicine. He has practiced sleep medicine full time and served
as Clinical Assistant Professor for Texas Tech University Health Sciences
Center. In his practice, he treats the complete range of sleep disorders
in both pediatric and adult populations.
Dr. Onate received his Doctorate of Medicine from José Matías
Delgado University and thereafter completed an Internal Medicine residency
at Texas Tech University. Seeking further specialization, he completed
a sleep medicine fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans. He joined
the Colorado Sleep Institute in 2019.
As a sleep physician Dr. Onate enjoys educating his patients and their
families about the complex interaction between sleep disorders and chronic
conditions including hypertension, diabetes, heart disease and attention
deficit hyperactivity disorder. He is especially interested in the treatment
of insomnia and narcolepsy as well as the management of sleep-related
breathing disorders in both children and adults. He understands the critical
importance of listening and giving his patients the tools they need to
improve their sleep health and thus their well-being.
Dr. Onate is an active member in the American Academy of Sleep Medicine
and the Colorado Medical Society.
During his free time Dr. Onate enjoys exploring the community, hiking,
reading, and spending time with his wife and their fluffy dog.