Newport News Sleep Medicine Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 2 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 10 minutes
Top Sleep Medicine Doctors in Newport News, VA
500 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, VA 23601
- Internal Medicine
- Pulmonary Disease
- Critical Care Medicine
- Sleep Medicine
- 29 years experience
- Board certified
- Completed fellowship
- 4 star medical school
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 Newport News, VA has a population of approximately 179,275 people. There are 2 sleep medicine doctors near Newport News, which gives it a ratio of 1 sleep medicine doctor per 89,638 residents or a ratio of 1 sleep medicine doctor per 35,766 households. There are 71,532 households in Newport News.