Our sleep providers are either board-certified sleep medicine specialists, meaning they have completed additional training in diagnosing and treating sleep disorders, or have a special interest and experience in sleep disorder treatment. You may see one or more of the following specialists as part of your care.
Neurologists and Other Neurology Providers
Neurologists are doctors who focus on the brain. Because sleep is a function of the brain, neurologists are uniquely positioned to detect and treat sleep disorders. Our neurology experts treat all types of sleep disorders, such as sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, and others.
Psychiatrists treat a variety of sleep disorders, including insomnia. Since they are licensed medical doctors, psychiatrists can also prescribe medications.
Psychologists have special expertise in treating insomnia, which can be related to mental health concerns like anxiety and depression. Psychologists offer cognitive behavioral therapy to reduce or replace behaviors that may contribute to sleep disorders.
Pulmonologists and Other Pulmonology Providers
Pulmonologists specialize in treating problems with breathing and respiration. Our pulmonology experts treat sleep apnea and evaluate whether respiratory issues like COPD are causing or worsening sleep problems.
Specialized dentists and maxillofacial surgeons offer dental appliances to help people sleep better. These appliances are customized for each person and need to be expertly adjusted over time.
Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) Doctors
ENT providers, also called otolaryngologists, treat sleep apnea and other issues when structures in the ear, nose, and throat affect sleep. ENT doctors offer implantable devices and other surgical options for people who have not found relief from treatments like CPAP devices and dental appliances.