Sleep center in Salt Lake City, Utah

St. Mark’s Hospital’s Sleep Center offers a comprehensive approach to diagnosing and treating sleep disorders in adults and children in Salt Lake City, Utah.

For information about our sleep center services, please call 801-268-7770.

Sleep disorders are medical conditions that regularly disrupt normal sleep, but are often not taken seriously enough. Serious health issues can result from sleep disorders, including high blood pressure, which can increase the risk of a heart attack or stroke. More than 70 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders.

Types of sleep disorders we treat

Research shows that an adequate amount of quality sleep is essential for overall good health. Below is a list of common sleep disorders we treat, as well as the symptoms of each disorder:

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

  • Loud or irregular snoring
  • Excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Repeated nightly awakenings
  • Nightly periodic absent breathing
  • Non–refreshing sleep
  • Morning headache

Periodic limb movements

  • Excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Non–refreshing sleep
  • Nightly leg jerks
  • Restless sleep

Narcolepsy

  • Excessive sleepiness
  • Vivid dreaming when barely asleep
  • Sudden muscular weakness
  • Sleepy when excited/angry
  • Refreshed by naps
  • Disrupted sleep
  • Sleep paralysis

Insomnia

  • Difficulty initiating sleep or staying asleep
  • Repeated nightly awakenings
  • Daytime fatigue
  • Restlessness

Restless legs syndrome

  • Unpleasant sensation in the legs
  • Irresistible urge to move about
  • Moving relieves the discomfort
  • More pronounced in evening/night

Treating sleep disorders in Salt Lake City, Utah

Our Salt Lake City sleep doctors and specialists provide a thorough medical evaluation to help identify the source of your sleep–related problems. Registered technologists use the latest in state–of–the–art equipment while conducting sleep studies and electroencephalography scans (EEG scans) at our center.

The home–like atmosphere as St. Mark’s Hospital Sleep Center is designed to help patients feel as comfortable as possible during a sleep study. Our private patient rooms feature in–suite bathrooms with showers, televisions and telephones.

Contact us

If your bed partner or a family member notices that you snore loudly, you sleep poorly or you suffer from any of the conditions above, it might be time to discuss your symptoms with a healthcare provider.

Call us at 801-268-7770 to schedule a consultation.