Sleep apnea is a common yet potentially serious sleep disorder where breathing repeatedly stops and starts during sleep. This pause in breathing can occur several times an hour, leading to fragmented and disrupted sleep patterns. There are several types of sleep apnea, with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) being the most prevalent.
Diagnosing sleep apnea begins with recognizing its symptoms. Patients often experience:
At Los Angeles Center for Ear, Nose, Throat, and Allergy, we employ a comprehensive approach to diagnose sleep apnea. The process typically involves:
Once a diagnosis is confirmed, our team at LA CENTA creates personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient's needs. Please click here for treatment options at LA CENTA.
At LA CENTA, we are committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive care for sleep disorders. If you suspect you or a loved one may be experiencing sleep apnea, don't hesitate to reach out. Our team of ENT specialists is here to guide you through the diagnostic process and collaborate on a personalized treatment plan.
Invest in your sleep, invest in your health. Contact LA CENTA today, and let's start your journey to better, more restful nights.