Christopher Cielo, DO

Christopher Cielo, DO, is an attending pulmonologist in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    DO - UMDNJ School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ

    Internship

    Rotating Intern - Crozer-Keystone Health System, Upland, PA

    Residency

    Pediatrics - St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Sleep Medicine - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Pulmonology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Pulmonology
    Pediatrics
    Sleep Medicine

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    Cielo C, Brooks LJ: A 4-month old boy with a history of prematurity, gastroesophageal reflux, and observed pauses in breathing during sleep.  Case studies in polysomnography interpretation  Basner RC (eds.). Cambridge university Press, Page: 30, 2012.

    Cielo C, Brooks LJ: A patient with possible sleep-disordered breathing. Case studies in polysomnography interpretation. Basner RC (eds.). Cambridge University Press, Page: 29, 2012.

    Cielo C, Marcus CL: A 3-year-old girl with a history of static encephalopathy and severe obstructive sleep apnea.  Case studies in polysomnography interpretation.  Basner RC (eds.). Cambridge University Press, Page: 32, 2012.

    Cielo C, Marcus CL: A 7-day-old female with Pierre-Robin sequence and micrognathia.  Case Studies in Polysomnography Interpretation. Basner RC (eds.). Cambridge University Press, Page: 31, 2012.

    Abstracts

    2014

    Konstantinopoulou S, Tapia IE, Cielo CM, Hanna BB, Cohen MS, Pipan M, Xanthopoulos M, Carroll ME, Bradford R, Marcus CL: Cardiac outcomes in children with Down syndrome and the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. SLEEP 37 (abstract supplement): A336, 2014.

    Cielo CM, Taylor JA, Vossough A, Bradford RM, Radcliffe J, Sullivan A, Marcus CM: Changes in the obstructive sleep apnea over the first year of life in infants with cleft palate. SLEEP 37 (abstract supplement): A332, 2014.

    2013

    Konstantinopoulou S, Tapia IE, Sullivan A, Cielo CM, Radcliffe J, Pipan M, Hanna B, Gallagher PR, Carroll ME, Marcus CL: The association between polysomnographic parameters and neurocognitive and behavioral outcomes in children with Down syndrome. SLEEP 36 (abstract supplement0: A360, 2013.

    Cielo CM, Taylor JA, Vossough A, Sullivan A, Radcliffe J, Bradford R, Marcus CL: Obstructive sleep apnea in infants with cleft palate and tongue-based airway obstruction. SLEEP 36 (abstract supplement): A387, 2013.

    Cielo C, Marcus CL, Paliga JT, Taylor JT: Screening for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children with craniofacial disorders. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 187 (meeting abstracts): A5184, 2013.

    Papers

    2015

    Goldstein JA, Chung C, Paliga JT, Cielo C, Marcus CL, Lioy J, Bartlett S, Taylor JA: An outcomes analysis of mandibular distraction osteogenesis for the treatment of neonatal tongue-based airway obstruction. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 May;26(3):634-41. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000001416.

    2014

    Cielo C, Silvestre J, Paliga J, Maguire M, Gallagher P, Marcus C, Taylor J. : Utility of screening for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children with craniofacial disorders. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Sep;134(3):434e-441e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000484.

  • Awards and Honors

    2014, Clinical Poster Winner/CHOP Research Poster Day, "Changes in obstructive sleep apnea over the first year of life in infants with cleft palate."

    2013, Abstract Meritorious Award Sleep Research Society "Obstructive sleep apnea in infants with cleft palate and tongue-based airway obstruction."

    2013, Clinical Poster Winner, CHOP Research Poster Day, "Obstructive sleep apnea in infants with cleft palate and tongue-based airway obstruction."

    2013, Invited Attendee, AASM Young Investigator Research Forum

    2012-2014, JIPGP recipient/CHOP Clinical and Transplational Research Center

    2008, Golden Stethoscope teaching Award Drexel Medical College

  • Leaderships
    Memberships in Professional Organizations

    2012-present, American Thoracic Society, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Sleep Research Society