What is a Sleep Specialist?
A sleep specialist(sleep doctor) is a medical doctor who has completed additional education and training in the field of sleep medicine. Sleep medicine focuses on sleep, sleep disorders, and sleep-related conditions. Apnix sleep specialist are board certified and trained to diagnose, manage, treat, and prevent sleep disorders and sleep problems. If you feel that you are experiencing sleep problems or trouble sleeping, let our sleep specialists diagnose any sleep disorder help you may need.
Sleep specialist diagnose and treat a number of sleep-related conditions, including excessive snoring, sleep apnea, insomnia (inability to sleep or sleep well), narcolepsy (chronic, uncontrollable daytime sleepiness), and circadian rhythm disorders. Circadian rhythm sleep disorders, such as delayed sleep phase syndrome, jet lag, and shift work change, cause chronic (long term) or occasional disruptions in sleep patterns and may result in excessive sleepiness and/or difficulty sleeping. It is important to see a sleep study doctor if you feel that you aren’t getting the sleep you need.
It is too often that sleep disorders go untreated or undiagnosed by a sleep specialist (sleep doctor). It is estimated over 40 million people in the United States alone are affected by sleep disorders including people of all ages, children, teens, adults and seniors. Ignoring signs of sleep disorders can negatively impact your health and/or cause additional health related problems. See a sleep specialist today before your body pays the price.
To diagnose sleep disorders, your Apnix sleep specialist will conduct a clinical assessment and sleep evaluation. Diagnosis involves taking complete family and personal medical history and performing a physical examination and laboratory tests. A sleep study, which may require an overnight stay in a sleep center, often is used to evaluate the patient’s wake-sleep cycle. We have the expertise and on-site materials necessary at any of our eight comprehensive sleep centers to have a sleep study doctor perform a complete polysomnography (sleep study to diagnose sleep disorders).
Why Apnix Sleep Specialist?
Our sleep centers are privileged to have the most professional, thorough, and dedicated M.D, sleep specialist, in the Houston area. Our goal is to make sure you are as comfortable as being at your own home, so we are able to accurately diagnose and treat your sleep-related condition through professional sleep study. Contact us today let our sleep specialist treat your sleep disorder so you can finally enjoy good night’s sleep.
With so many locations, we are the first choice for a sleep study Houston. Our sleep centers are spread all across the Houston area so that you don’t have to go out of your way to get treatment for any sleep disorders you may be experiencing. After you find a local Apnix center near you, contact our staff to schedule an overnight appointment. We can perform a sleep study Houston overnight and have you keep right on your schedule so that your life doesn’t miss a beat. After the sleep study is finished and analyzed by a sleep specialist (sleep doctor), we’ll contact you with information regarding the next course of action so that we can resolve any sleep issues you are experiencing.