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We found 5 sleep medicine providers who accept Coventry near Sugar Land, TX.

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Dr. Sandip Ranjitrai Desai, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Other, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Sandip Desai is a specialist in adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. He works in Sugar Land, TX and Wharton, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Desai include lung biopsy, lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS), and asthma. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, and Houston Methodist. Dr. Desai's education and training includes medical school at Government Medical College, Surat and residency at Miami Valley Hospital. Dr. Desai is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Amerigroup Star, and more. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Lung Biopsy, Sarcoidosis, Sleep Apnea, Lung Problems, Physical Exams, Spirometry, ... (Read more)

Dr. Toby C Yaltho, MD
Specializes in Neurology, Sleep Medicine
16605 Southwest Freeway; Suite 600
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Toby Yaltho's specialties are neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and sleep medicine. He practices in Sugar Land, TX. After attending Ross University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. These areas are among Dr. Yaltho's clinical interests: tremors, spasticity, and tourette syndrome. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Yaltho accepts. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Electroencephalography, Movement Disorders, Tremors, Tourette Syndrome, Stroke, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jihad Georges Youssef, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, General Internal Medicine, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
1429 Highway 6 South
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Jihad Youssef practices adult critical care, general internal medicine, and sleep medicine. After completing medical school at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Youssef accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist.

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Dr. Jennifer Baudat Diamond, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sleep Medicine
16605 Southwest Freeway; Suite 400 Mob3
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Jennifer Diamond sees patients in Sugar Land, TX. Her medical specialties are family medicine and sleep medicine. Dr. Diamond's areas of expertise include the following: thyroid problems, depression, and adolescent issues. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Diamond accepts. Before completing her residency at St. Joseph's Hospital, Dr. Diamond attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Diamond is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist.

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Clinical interests: Depression, Adolescent Issues, Sleep Disorders, Hypertension, Sleep Apnea, Diabetes, Attention ... (Read more)

Dr. Priya Navaneethan Oolut, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Priya Oolut is an adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology specialist in Sugar Land, TX and Houston, TX. She attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas for residency. Her areas of expertise include the following: lung biopsy, lung cancer, and lung surgery. Patient reviews placed Dr. Oolut at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Oolut honors. Dr. Oolut is affiliated with Houston Methodist. She has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Sarcoidosis, Sleep Apnea, Lung Cancer, Lung Surgery, Pulmonary ... (Read more)

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What is Sleep Medicine?

Sleep medicine is the medical field that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to sleep and rest. This can include difficulty sleeping well at night or problems with daytime sleepiness. Sleep medicine specialists treat patients of all ages who need better rest.

When people think of sleep disorders, they often think of insomnia. That’s one kind of sleep disorder, but there are several others. In addition to insomnia, a sleep medicine specialist may treat conditions such as:
  • Sleep apnea
  • Shift work disorder
  • Circadian rhythm disorder
  • Severe or recurrent jet lag
  • Narcolepsy

Treatments may include medication, light therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, or CPAP therapy. CPAP, which stands for continuous positive airway pressure, is one of the most commonly prescribed treatments. These tiny machines have a tube and mask and blow a stream of air over the face at night, helping patients with snoring or sleep apnea to breathe easily and sleep more soundly.

One important tool often used in sleep medicine is the sleep study or polysomnogram, where patients sleep either in a lab or at home with a monitoring device. The sleep study allows doctors to measure the quality of sleep over an entire night, check for various sleep problems, and identify breathing disorders such as sleep apnea. If performed in a lab, you will arrive and spend the night sleeping in a bed similar to one in a hotel room. You may have electrodes attached to your head and chest to monitor your breathing, oxygen levels, brain waves, and heart rate. Technicians collect the information, which your physician can use to identify and diagnose disorders that have been interrupting your sleep.

Not getting enough rest at night makes you feel terrible, can make it difficult to do the things you need to do, and can even put you at higher risk for physical and mental health problems. Feeling tired all the time can be a huge quality of life issue. If a sleep disorder is preventing you from getting enough rest, a sleep medicine specialist can help you manage the problem so that you have the energy to enjoy your life.