Sleep Medicine

Sleep Medicine Services in Roseville and Sacramento, CA

If you’re unable to achieve a good night’s sleep or wake up well-rested, see the experts at Pulmonary Medicine Associates in Roseville and Sacramento, California. These outstanding medical specialists offer highly effective sleep medicine treatments that optimize sound sleep and your quality of life. Schedule a sleep medicine consultation by phone or request one online today.

Sleep Care Q & A

What is sleep medicine?

Sleep medicine is medical care in which your sleep specialist works closely with your primary health care provider to ensure successful, continuous sleep health management. They provide compassionate care focused on your unique needs, creating exceptional treatment plans associated with superior patient satisfaction. The practice treats adults with the following sleep medicine conditions:
  • Narcolepsy
  • Parasomnias
  • Circadian rhythm disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Snoring
  • Insomnia
  • Restless legs syndrome
  • Periodic limb movement disorder
You might complete a sleep study in your home or spend a night in a sleep lab, allowing specialists to conduct specific tests that monitor the quality of your sleep. The Pulmonary Medicine Associates specialists can address any sleep problem and tailor sleep medicine treatments to your personalized needs. Risk factors for sleep disorders include a family history of sleep problems, obesity, shift work, having a thick neck, smoking, aging, and having certain medical conditions.

What are the symptoms of sleep disorders?

The hallmark symptoms of sleep disorders include:
  • Waking up tired
  • Morning dry mouth
  • Morning headaches
  • Loud snoring
  • Decreased ability to fall or stay asleep
  • Daytime fatigue
  • Frequent nighttime urination
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Irritability
  • Gasping for air during sleep
  • Sleepwalking
  • Talking in your sleep
  • Constant urges to move your legs
Sleep disorders may increase your risk of car accidents and other accidents or injuries.

Is sleep medicine right for me?

Your Pulmonary Medicine Associates specialist discusses your symptoms, medical history, medications, lifestyle habits, and more. They complete a physical exam to look for underlying causes of poor sleep and may order blood testing or a sleep study at home or in the on-site sleep lab to properly diagnose your condition and treat it appropriately.

What is Home Sleep Apnea Test?

Pulmonary Medicine Associates is a state-of-the-art facility that offers home sleep apnea tests, with more than 50 years clinical experience, the practice is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and utilizes the latest digital technology. Its skilled specialists work with your primary care provider to ensure successful, continuous sleep health management. The home sleep apnea test provides accurate diagnostics right at the comfort of your home.

Who benefits from a home sleep study?

The board-certified Pulmonary Medicine Associates providers may recommend you undergo a home sleep study if you’re at risk of or demonstrate the following:
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Loud snoring
  • Insomnia
  • Fatigue

What can I expect during sleep medicine treatments?

During treatment, you might take medications, undergo behavior-change counseling, make lifestyle changes, or take dietary supplements. It’s important to eat nutritious foods, exercise regularly, and allow yourself at least seven hours of uninterrupted sleep each night. Sleep in a cool, quiet, dark room and avoid alcohol and caffeine before bed. Follow up with your Pulmonary Medicine Associates specialist whenever needed to ensure long-lasting, high-quality sleep. Schedule an appointment at Pulmonary Medicine Associates by phone or request one online today to take advantage of outstanding sleep medicine. Accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), PMA offers the latest in digital technology and over 45 years of clinical experience. Our sleep specialists work with your primary health provider to ensure continuous and successful management of your sleep health. Depending on individual symptoms, treatment may be as simple as better sleep habits, or it may involve diagnostic testing and special breathing equipment.