Sleep is a vital part of our health, yet it can be so elusive and frustrating at times. If you are like one of the millions of Americans suffering from a sleep disorder, Dr. Hujefa Vora and the entire staff at Bharmal Internal Medicine are here to help. Sleep complaints are second only to complaints of pain, and they are the reason that countless adults seek the advice of medical experts. Fortunately, the majority of sleep-related problems can be helped through an accurate diagnosis and customized treatment plan. Dr. Vora has been successful at diagnosing and treating countless sleep problems in everyone from adults to geriatrics. His unwavering commitment to patient satisfaction sets him apart from the rest.
When it comes to common sleep disorders, Dr. Vora believes in taking the time to work with families to pursue any and all treatment options. He understands that what works for one patient, may not be ideal for the next. By taking the time to get to know his patients and establish a trusting relationship, Dr. Vora is able to analyze individual symptoms and determine the underlying cause of the sleep disorder. Together with family nurse practitioner Noelle Petri, Dr. Vora is dedicated to your health.
Understanding Sleep Disorders
The amount and the quality of sleep you get has a direct effect on your health and happiness. Here at Bharmal Internal Medicine, we are committed to providing you with the highest quality care in both the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of sleep disorders. More than 70 million Americans are affected by sleep-related problems, and 60 percent of those have chronic issues with sleep.
Not getting a good night’s rest can negatively impact your quality of life, productivity, motivation, and even safety. It can also increase your risk for certain serious health problems, including heart disease, high blood pressure, changes in mood, and diabetes.
Some of the most common sleep disorders treated by Dr. Vora at Bharmal Internal Medicine include:
- Sleep-related breathing disorders, such as sleep apnea
- Hypersomnolence, such as narcolepsy
- Circadian rhythm sleep-wake disorders
- Sleep-related movement disorders, such as restless leg syndrome
The treatment for the above sleep disorders and others will vary depending on the person. If you are struggling with getting a good night’s rest or have some other problem related to sleep, please give Bharmal Internal Medicine a call today and schedule an appointment with Dr. Vora. As your care coordinator, he will work closely with you to get to the bottom of what is causing your disorder and find a solution that works for your lifestyle moving forward.