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  • HSHS St. Mary’s Sleep Studies

    One out of every three Americans has a sleep disorder which makes sleeping or waking hours miserable. Many suffer needlessly because they are unaware that a problem exists. St. Mary’s Hospital Sleep Disorders Center conducts sleep studies to diagnose a variety of sleep disorders. 

    Do you have trouble getting a good night’s sleep?

    Sleep Studies

    Common Symptoms of Sleep Disorders   

    • Difficulty in falling asleep or staying asleep
    • Falling asleep when inactive, during mundane activities
    • Heavy snoring combined with gasping or grunting noises during sleep
    • Waking up tired, even after a full night’s sleep
    • Waking up with a headache
    • Feeling very sleepy, perpetually tired, or falling asleep at inappropriate times (for instance, while reading or watching TV)
    • Irritability and a short temper
    • Problems with concentration or memory
    • Vivid dreaming at sleep onset
    • Use of medication or alcohol to fall asleep
    • Awakening several times a night from your sleep
    • Awakening two or more times to go to the bathroom

    Consequences of an untreated sleep disorder can include: heart disease, high blood pressure, heart failure, diabetes and weight gain. If you suffer from any symptoms of a sleep disorder, talk to your doctor about your sleep habits and request a sleep study.

    St. Mary’s Hospital Sleep Disorders Center offers a relaxing, home-like setting in a private room. During your sleep study, you will be monitored overnight by our experienced technicians using state-of the-art technology. Results of the study are reviewed by physicians with special training in sleep medicine, and provided to the primary care physician who will follow up with any necessary treatment.  

    At home sleep studies

    For patients who are eligible to have a sleep study in their home, we offer quality sleep studies to diagnose Sleep Apnea. Patients are instructed on use of the equipment and hook up by our registered technologists, along with a customer service number available 24 hours a day. Please note: not all patients will qualify for a home sleep study, and a consultation with a Board Certified Sleep Physician is required.

    The Next Step

    To schedule a sleep study or a sleep consultation, please call 815.673.7620.