Lick Creek Sleep Medicine Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 3 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 30 minutes
Top Sleep Medicine Doctors in Lick Creek, KY
387 Town Mountain Rd
Pikeville, KY 41501
- Internal Medicine
- Pulmonary Disease
- Sleep Medicine
- 36 years experience
- Rated 4 stars by patients
- Board certified
- Completed fellowship
A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.
The area of Lick Creek, KY has a population of approximately 302 people. There are 2 sleep medicine doctors near Lick Creek, which gives it a ratio of 1 sleep medicine doctor per 151 residents or a ratio of 1 sleep medicine doctor per 64 households. There are 128 households in Lick Creek.