Thanks to advances in sleep medicine, sleep problems are being accurately diagnosed and treated. Memorial’s fully accredited sleep center offers comprehensive evaluation of sleep disorders in comfortable home-like rooms where sophisticated equipment monitors sleep patterns. Physicians experienced in sleep disorders study results of the tests to determine the proper methods of treatment.
Chronic sleep disruption has been linked to high blood pressure, heart disease, depression, stroke, diabetes, obesity, accidents and debilitating daytime sleepiness. A sleep disorder is a disruptive pattern of sleep that prevents restful, regenerative sleep. Memorial evaluates and treats all sleep disturbances, including the following symptoms and conditions:
Sleep disorders may be treated with medications, weight loss, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy. Surgery may be recommended. Sleep studies and most treatments are covered by Medicare and most commercial insurance plans.
Patient screenings and physician appointments are offered at our office on the Memorial Hospital Hixson campus and our office in the Missionary Ridge Medical Tower, 725 Glenwood Drive, Suite 680. Sleep studies are conducted at our Hixson office and our office at the Atrium, 1949 Gunbarrel Road.
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For more information on our services, call (423) 495-REST (7378).
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