Month: April 2018

Sleep Center vs. Home Sleep Study: Which is Best?

Sleep Center vs. Home Sleep Study: Which is Best?

When a patient has trouble sleeping, a sleep study may be recommended to determine whether they have sleep-disordered breathing or even sleep apnea. A sleep study, or polysomnogram, is an overnight test that records brain activity and oxygen levels, eye and body...

What is a Home Sleep Study, and How Can It Help You?

What is a Home Sleep Study, and How Can It Help You?

When patients come in for a consultation, one of the issues we look for is sleep-disordered breathing. Sleep apnea, the most severe type of sleep-disordered breathing, is defined by pauses in breathing during sleep. The severity of sleep apnea is measured based on...