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Sleep Diagnostic Center

 

Wake up to a good night's sleep.

aasm sleep accreditation About Our Center
South Miami Hospital's Sleep Diagnostic Center is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). It is located across from the hospital’s main entrance, on the second floor of the 6250 Sunset Drive Building. The new hotel-like facility is equipped with the latest testing equipment to meet your diagnostic needs. It is open six days a week for your convenience.

Our staff of Board-certified sleep specialists are committed to providing superior, compassionate and personalized care to each patient. We have created a comfortable atmosphere without compromising the technology needed for a thorough sleep study. Each private room has a queen bed, an individual shower, a flat screen HDTV with cable and a DVD player and Wi-Fi. Patients receive a complimentary hot breakfast at the end of their stay.

Sleep Facts
Sleep isn’t just time out from life. It’s an active state that’s important for renewing your mental and physical health every day. Adequate sleep is essential for your overall well-being and good health. It can affect every aspect of your life. However, more than 100 million Americans of all ages fail to get a good night’s sleep on a regular basis.

Symptoms
There are at least 84 known sleep disorders. These disorders can lower your quality of life and impair health. Excessive sleepiness can even contribute to traffic and industrial accidents. Sleep disorders may also increase the risk of other health disorders such as hypertension and heart disease. Symptoms of sleep disorders include: difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep and waking frequently throughout the night. Other symptoms may include abnormal sleep behaviors such as nightmares or acting out dreams. People with sleep disorders may also experience snoring, interrupted breathing while sleeping, daytime sleepiness and difficulty with concentration or memory.

For more information about South Miami Hospital's Sleep Diagnostic Center and treatment options, call 786-662-8914.

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