Powells Point Sleep Medicine Doctors
- 1 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 2 Reviews
- Average rating is 3 stars
- Average wait time is 40 minutes
Top Sleep Medicine Doctors in Powells Point, NC
5200 N Croatan Hwy
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
- Internal Medicine
- Pulmonary Disease
- Critical Care Medicine
- Geriatric Medicine
- Sleep Medicine
- 27 years experience
- 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 Powells Point, NC has a population of approximately 1,052 people. There is 1 sleep medicine doctor near Powells Point, which gives it a ratio of 1 sleep medicine doctor per 1,052 residents or a ratio of 1 sleep medicine doctor per 417 households. There are 417 households in Powells Point.