Menninger Staff

Chester Wu, MD

Director of Sleep Medicine Service

Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

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Trained in adult psychiatry and sleep medicine, Dr. Wu is the director of Menninger's Sleep Medicine Service. He is also a staff psychiatrist in outpatient therapy and at the Center for Brain Stimulation, which provides electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and ketamine therapy. In addition, he is an assistant professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.

Dr. Wu is interested in how sleep disorders affect mental health and psychiatric care. He participates in journal review panels and has written several publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Wu completed his psychiatry residency training at Baylor College of Medicine and a fellowship in Sleep Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch and his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University, where he graduated summa cum laude.
In his free time, Dr. Wu enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, playing piano and following sports.