Sleep Medicine Specialist

Sleep Cycle Center

Sleep Specialists & Medical Weight Loss Clinics located in Austin, TX & Lakeway, TX

Getting a good night’s sleep is essential for your physical and psychological well-being. If you have trouble sleeping at night or feel excessively sleepy during the day, you can benefit from a sleep medicine consultation. Chad Denman, DDS, and his team of sleep specialists at Sleep Cycle Center work closely with sleep medicine doctors to ensure that you get all the care you need for a better night’s sleep. Call the office in Austin or Lakeway, Texas, today or schedule an appointment online to learn more about sleep medicine. Telehealth appointments are available.

Sleep Medicine Q & A

What is sleep medicine?

Sleep medicine focuses on diagnosing and treating sleep problems and sleep disorders. Sleep medicine physicians have advanced training in sleep physiology so that they can identify the underlying problems that disrupt your sleep.

Sleep Cycle Center’s team includes dental and medical sleep medicine specialists. They work together to make sure you get the services you need to improve your sleep.

Who needs sleep medicine?

About 70 million Americans report having sleep problems. If you struggle to sleep at night or feel excessively tired during the day, you’ll benefit from a visit with the sleep medicine experts at Sleep Cycle Center.

Sleep medicine physicians diagnose and treat a wide range of sleep disorders, including:

  • Insomnia
  • Sleep apnea
  • Restless legs syndrome (RLS)
  • Hypersomnia (excessive daytime sleepiness)
  • Parasomnia (unusual behaviors while sleeping, like sleepwalking)
  • Narcolepsy
  • Circadian rhythm disorders

Sleep is vital to good health, giving your body a chance to rest and recover. Not getting adequate high-quality sleep affects your physical and emotional well-being.

What are sleep medicine services?

Sleep Cycle Center employs sleep medicine specialists who provide all sleep-related services. These include:

Sleep disorder screenings

Before you visit a sleep medicine specialist at Sleep Cycle Center, you complete their health screening form. This screening is free of charge and helps the team determine if your sleep problems are caused by obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

Diagnosing sleep disorder

If your screening indicates you have OSA or some other sleep disorder, the team can recommend home sleep testing to better understand what’s going on.

Sleep Cycle Center uses the WatchPAT® One home sleep test from Itamar™ Medical. This innovative diagnostic tool uses revolutionary technology to accurately detect sleep apnea. The most accurate at home sleep test with 90% of the same data from an in-lab study.

Treating sleep disorders

Once Sleep Cycle Center team understands the underlying cause of your sleep problem, they talk to you about your sleep disorder and the available treatments. Then, they work with you to develop a plan that improves your sleep and health.

Sleep medicine specialists offer many treatment choices for sleep apnea, including continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy, oral appliance therapy, surgery, and Inspire® sleep apnea therapy.

Your sleep medicine treatment plan can also include adolescent adult weight loss. This program helps you lose the extra pounds you’ve been carrying around for years.

Sleep is good for your health. To find out how you can get a better night of rest, call Sleep Cycle Center nearest you today or schedule an appointment online.