Sleep disorders testing
- ACCURATE HOME SLEEP TESTING
- POLYSOMNOGRAPHY (If medically indicated)
- Medical Pharmacological
- CPAP Therapy
- Dental appliances
- Any other
Patient education and coaching
How do I know if I am at risk of having a sleep condition?
If you respond YES to 3 or more questions on the STOP-BANG Questionnaire, you are at risk of having Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
If you total is 10 or more points on the Epworth Scale you are at risk of having a sleep disorder.
Common sleep conditions
Insomnia and Hypersomnias (Narcolepsy)
Sleep Disorder Breathing (SDB)
- Sleep Apnea
- Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome
Restless Leg Syndrome
Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
- Non 24 hours sleep awake
- REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
- Sleep Terror ( Pavor Nocturnus)
- Sleep Talking (Somniloquy)
Sleep diseorders diagnosis
Do you doze off or fall-asleep in the following situations?
Sitting and reading
Sitting inactive in a public place (ex: theater).
As a passenger in a car for an hour without a break.
Sitting and talking with someone
Sitting quietly after a lunch
Driving a car while stopped for a few minutes in traffic
IF YOU ANSWER YES TO SOME OF THESE QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE A SLEEP CONDITION
Could your snoring be a sign of something serious?
Do you snore loudly? (Louder than talking or enough to be heard through closed doors)
- Do you often feel tired or sleepy during the day time?
Has anyone observed you stop breathing during your sleep?
IF YOU ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THESE QUESTIONS, YOU ARE AT RISK OF HAVING OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA