Sleep Disorders Center
About the Center
Looking for a restful night's sleep? The Flagler Sleep Disorders Center is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and specializes in sleep-related disorders that involve difficulties in falling asleep, staying asleep or remaining awake. More than 70 million Americans experience some form of sleep disorder - and many people remain unaware of their condition and how to regain control of their sleep. Our team of Registered Sleep Technologists will work with you to determine your specific type of sleep disorder in a quiet and comfortable environment. Our rooms are furnished with queen beds and private baths. Flat screen televisions and wireless internet make your stay at The Sleep Disorders Center feel like home. After your condition has been diagnosed, we will create a treatment plan that best meets your needs. The center offers testing Sunday - Friday for both adults and children. Home Sleep testing
available. Day and evening appointments are available.
To view our facility, click here.
CONTACT US AT: 904.819.4358
Types of Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea occurs when people momentarily stop breathing while asleep. Snoring and excessive daytime sleepiness are common symptoms. If not treated, sleep apnea may result in heart attacks, strokes, impotency or other problems.
Insomnia is the inability to fall asleep and stay asleep. Disorders such as sleep apnea, muscle twitches, pain or poor sleep hygiene may be causes of insomnia.
Narcolepsy is characterized by excessive daytime sleepiness. People experiencing this disorder will fall asleep at inappropriate times such as while talking, driving or eating. This is a lifelong disorder, usually occuring in childhood.
Periodic Leg Movement Syndrome occurs through muscle twitches during the night that may disrupt sleep. Without adequate sleep, the patient feels fatigued during the day.
Parasomnias are events that occur during sleep, such as sleep walking, night terrors, nightmares and acting out dreams. These events affect daytime performance and cause excessive sleepiness and irritability.