Our Sleep Clinic specializes in diagnosing and treating a variety of sleep disorders. If you live in Negros and are ready to get your sleep disorder under control,we will gladly discuss your needs for a sleep study.
You may not know it, but if you find yourself having difficulty sleeping, or if it is a case of having MORE than just a SNORE, you could be suffering from SLEEP APNEA. Sleep Apnea is a condition Â where the airway collapses or becomes blocked during sleep. Needless to say this can be dangerous to your health.
Various body activities and indicators may be measured during a sleep study.
Measurements may include:
Eye movement – number of eye movements and their frequency or speed
Brain activity – electrical currents of the brain
Limb movement – number and intensity of movements
Breathing patterns – number and depth of respiration
Heart rhythm – electrical activity of the heart
Oxygen saturation – percentage of oxygen in the blood
Sleep latency – time it takes to fall asleep
Sleep duration – period of time a person stays asleep
Sleep efficiency – ratio of the total time asleep to the total time in bed
Acid/base balance of the stomach â€“ amount of acid secreted during sleep
For inquiries regarding our Sleep Clinic. kindly contact our RESPIRATORY THERAPY SERVICES (RTS) at (034) 705-0000 / (034) 433-7331 local 3289 / 3290 and take the first step towards a more fulfilling sleep.
Remember, deep rest removes deep stress!