Sleep Study FAQ

A sleep study is an assessment of sleeping patterns and habits. They are intended to determine and verify if you have any form of sleeping disorders or sleep-related issues. Our professional sleep specialists will work with you in diagnosing your particular disorder, as well as finding the most beneficial treatment.

During the Sleep Study, a sleep technician will attach pain-free wire sensors to your head, neck and chest that will monitor a number of factors. These factors may include the movement of your eyes, brainwaves, muscle activity, breathing and blood oxygen levels.

To learn more about sleep studies and treatment options, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

In general, the sleep study last approximately 11 ½ hours or less. In most cases, the sleep study patient will be asked to come in during the evening and after the sleep study is complete, they will leave in the morning.

To learn more about the sleep study process, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at
1-855-690-0563.

Due to the complications that can arise from sleep disorders and subsequent sleep deprivation, it is incredibly important to get treatment before your health is put at risk. Some of these risks can include heart problems, as well as depression and anxiety.

To learn more about the reasons to undergo a sleep study, please call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

No, a sleep study does not cause any pain. All the information is gathered in a non-invasive manner. The sleep technician will place painless electrodes to different parts of your body in order to monitor different factors. You will be provided a comfortable environment to sleep in and will be able to sleep like any other night.

To learn more about the sleep study and how it can help diagnose your sleep disorder, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

Yes. During the day, tours are available for you to see the process and to meet the dedicated staff. You are more than welcome to contact us at 1-855-690-0563 for any questions and to schedule a tour of our facilities

Obstructive Sleep Apnea is the most common classification of sleep apnea. It occurs when there is a collapse and subsequent blockage of an airway in the throat. This causes the sufferer to struggle with normal breathing patterns. This stoppage in breathing can lower blood oxygen levels, and can bring about other health complications such as mental impairment, heart attack and stroke.

To learn more about obstructive sleep apnea and available treatment options, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

You will be placed in a comfortable room with a television as well as a bed with a Tempur-Pedic mattress. Our staff at the Los Angeles Sleep Sleep Study Institute is dedicated in making you as relaxed as possible during the process.

To learn more about our facilities and the sleep study process, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

Ideally, you should wear two-piece pajamas, such as a t-shirt and shorts or a sweatshirt and pajama bottoms. It is important for you to be as comfortable as possible, so plan accordingly in choosing what you will be sleeping in.

To learn more about what to expect during the sleep study, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

This is exactly what the study is meant to accurately assess. Difficulty in falling asleep is a symptom of a number of sleep disorders and our sleep technicians and specialists are here to help diagnose your particular sleeping problem.

To learn more about the sleep study and how it can help better diagnose your sleep disorder, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

Throughout the sleep study, a vast amount of statistics and information will be gathered by the sleep technician. Once the sleep study is over, a sleep specialist will closely examine and evaluate all the information gathered. Once this examination is through, a thorough report will be sent to your personal doctor. In this report, recommendations for treatment will be advised and noted. After you wake up the morning of the sleep study, it is important to realize that the sleep technician will be unable to give you any information about the results of the sleep study.

To learn more about the entire sleep study process, including diagnosis, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

Commonly, it can take approximately two weeks for your personal doctor to see your sleep study results. It is important to meet with your doctor once these results are received. Once you discuss the sleep study with your doctor, they will be able to recommend the most beneficial treatments for your sleep disorder. If you met with one of the Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute sleep specialists, we will get in touch with you as soon as possible to discuss treatment options and preferences.

To learn more about what takes place after your sleep study, call The Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute at 1-855-690-0563.

Many insurance companies do offer coverage for the conduction of a sleep study. Before the sleep study takes place, it is crucial for you to verify what your insurance offers for coverage. Be sure to call your insurance company to discuss the various benefits you have on your insurance plan. Our staff at the Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute is always available to ensure that you receive the best care possible. If you have questions regarding insurance coverage be sure to call us at 1-855-690-0563, or fill out our insurance verification form.