Sleep Medicine

Tenet Florida Physician Services has a team of sleep medicine experts who specialize in diagnosis and treatment of sleep problems. Our staff of sleep professionals and board certified sleep physicians may conduct a sleep study to determine if you have a sleep disorder. This overnight test is conducted in our facility and is covered by most insurance. Our specially trained sleep doctors will interpret your test results and provide recommendations that will assist your physician in determining how best to treat the disorder.

Tenet’s expert sleep medicine doctors provide diagnostic services and treatment for patients with a variety of sleep-related conditions including:
• Obstructive sleep apnea
• Snoring
• Narcolepsy
• Restless leg syndrome
• Insomnia
• Fatigue

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When to See a Sleep Medicine Specialist?

Getting the right amount of sleep is important to physical and mental health, and to optimal daily functioning. Not getting the sleep you need can drain your energy and reduce your mental sharpness. A sleep disorder can impact your health and wellbeing.
 
You might need to see a Tenet Florida Physician Services sleep specialist if you:
 
• Have trouble falling asleep
• Wake at night and can’t fall back to sleep
• Snore, snort or gasp during sleep
• Have you been told that you stop breathing during sleep
• Have high blood pressure
• Sweat excessively during sleep
• Are overweight
• Feel sleepy during the day, even though you have slept all night
• Have fallen asleep while driving or at work
• Nap frequently
• Experience cramps, pain, or a crawly sensation in your legs
• Wake up with a dry throat, headaches or heartburn
• Have frequent nightmares or sleepwalk

Disease & Conditions

  • High Blood Pressure

Sleep Medicine Team

Steven B. Gittler

Steven B. Gittler, MD, FCCP

Specialty: Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine
Location: Hollywood

Brian M. Gotkin

Brian M. Gotkin, MD, FCCP

Specialty: Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine
Location: Hollywood

Damon Salzman

Damon Salzman, MD

Specialty: Neurology, Sleep Medicine
Location: Pembroke Pines