We’re working hard to put sleep disorders to rest
Sleep issues may affect quality of life, causing fatigue and irritability. They may harm job performance, driving ability and marital relationships. Some sleep problems can be life-threatening. An example is sleep apnea, which may trigger high blood pressure, heart failure, heart attack and stroke.
North Shore’s Sleep Disorders Center can help. The Sleep Disorders Center specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep and wake disorders in adults. We provide evaluations and treatment and provide consultations for the range of sleep problems.
Common Signs, Symptoms
- Daytime sleepiness
- Breathing difficulties during sleep
- Movements and behaviors occurring during sleep
- Morning headaches
- Bruxism (teeth grinding)
- Poor quality of nighttime sleep in patients with heart disease, diabetes, hypertension and neurological disorders that affect the muscles.
How Are Sleep Disorders Treated? Evaluation and treatment can be a positive first step toward a healthier, more productive life. If you are diagnosed with a sleep disorder, various treatment options are available. The Sleep Disorders Center strives to provide personalized service to patients and their families.
Appointments, Information 305-694-3663
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