A somnologist uses behavioral, mechanical, or pharmacological means to correct a sleep disorder.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT SOMNOLOGIST?
A somnologist can be consulted when a person sleep talks or sleepwalks in their sleep.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF SOMNOLOGIST?
A somnologist conducts the Maintenance of Wakefulness Test(MWT) to measure a person's ability to stay awake for a certain period of time, essentially measuring the time one can stay awake during the day.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE SOMNOLOGIST FOR
A somnologist can also reduce a Person's use of alcohol and cigarettes.
DID YOU KNOW?
Ancient Egypt's used opium as a treatment for insomnia.