Doctors for Sleep Disorders in Siddharameshwar Nagar, Hubli-Dharwad
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Sleep Disorders are a group of conditions that affect the ability to sleep well on a regular basis. Sleep Disorders can have multiple causes like stress, other medical issues, anxiety and depression. Symptoms of having sleep disorders are: excessive snoring, fatigue, drowsiness during the day, difficulty falling asleep, disturbed sleeping pattern, irritability and lack of concentration
HOW IS SLEEP DISORDERS DIAGNOSED?
A Neurologist/General Physician diagnoses Sleep Disorders by performing a physical examination and examining the medical history of the patient. Certain tests also help in diagnosing Sleep Disorders such as Polysomnography, and Electroencephalography.
HOW IS SLEEP DISORDERS TREATED?
Treatment is based on the type of sleep disorder. In most cases, lifestyle changes are recommended to help with better sleeping. Medications are prescribed but as these medications can be habit-forming, caution is to be exercised on the dosage and the duration of taking the medicines.
DID YOU KNOW?
Good sleep is necessary for optimal health and can affect hormone levels, mood and weight.