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About Sleeping Disorders

Sleep Disorders can lead to disruptions in daytime functioning and increase the risk of cardiovascular disease. As a comprehensive center, Fox Valley Sleep Medicine deals with the diagnosis and testing of all sleep disorders. An overnight sleep study, known as a polysomnogram (PSG), is necessary to diagnose sleep disorders. During this procedure a variety of […]

Types of Sleep Studies

Diagnostic Polysomnography (PSG) Diagnostic Polysomnography (PSG Adult and Pediatric) is performed to document physiological events occurring during sleep. The test consists of a continuous recording, generally lasting from 6-8 hours and occurring during a patient’s typical sleep hours. The gold standard parameters that we monitor include limited electroencephalogram (EEG) (central & occipital), eye movement and […]

Sleep Matters

Many people underestimate the importance of quality sleep. Do you know how much your sleep affects the way you feel? Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) can cause many of these symptoms: Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Fatigue Frequent Nighttime Awakenings Restless Sleep Snoring Insomnia Morning Headaches Chronic Pain Trouble Concentrating Choking and Gasping During Sleep Health Matters… Did […]

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