Want to stop counting sheep, and get better sleep?
The Parkwest Sleep Disorders Center is fully-accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and is ready to help you achieve better sleep. Accredited facilities have a board-certified sleep medicine physician, who leads a team of trained health care professionals. To become accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, sleep centers must comply with the AASM Standards for Accreditation, the gold standard for patient care in the sleep field. These requirements incorporate the latest diagnostic and treatment advances, and the standards ensure that sleep centers provide high quality, patient-centered care.
What is a Sleep Disorder?
Sleep disorders can affect overall health, and some may be life threatening. In addition to daytime sleepiness and fatigue, certain disorders may cause high blood pressure and serious heart problems. Sufferers often experience more illness, more accidents, reduced job performance, and strained relationships. There are more than 84 different types of sleep disorders, but some of the most common are explained here.
Ask your primary care physician for a referral to the Parkwest Sleep Disorders Center if you’re ready to get a good night’s sleep! If you’d like more information about our services, please call us at (865) 373-1974.