If you are having trouble sleeping, you are not alone - 40 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep disorders. If untreated, sleep apnea can cause significant health issues and premature aging. Your physician may refer you for a sleep study to diagnose your particular issue.
The licensed staff at Mercy Sleep Center in Washington, MO performs sleep studies that are interpreted by a board-certified sleep medicine specialist. We send results to your physician to determine the best treatment.
Experts on our care team include:
Rooms in the Sleep Lab are designed for your comfort and convenience, with queen-size beds and premium mattresses. Each room is private and features an adjoining bathroom with a shower. Sleep studies are conducted seven nights a week. Daytime studies are available for night-shift workers.
Children 13 and over who stay with us overnight are offered rooms with a patient bed, plus special sleeping accommodations for Mom or Dad.
Adults visiting the Sleep Lab will meet with a pulmonologist for a physical exam. If further evaluation is needed, testing in our overnight facility may be recommended.
Our tests include:
At Mercy, we offer comprehensive services to diagnose and treat a full range of conditions, including: