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Sleep Medicine

Sleep Medicine

Appointments

208.884.2922
208.375.8222

About Us
The Sleep Health clinic specializes in providing comprehensive and accurate overnight sleep studies and related procedures for patients suffering from sleep disorders

We have exceptional facilities at two convenient locations. We are an in-network providers for more major local and national insurance companies.

Our well-trained and highly qualified staff produce accurate reports with a quick turn-around time. The staff is specially trained to provide quality services responsive to patient and physician needs. Based on prescribed clinical standards and self-imposed principles of clinical excellence, compassion and service.

Mission Statement
Sleep Health operates two comprehensive sleep disorder centers in Boise and Nampa. We provide a full range of state-of-the-art, patient-centered services for evaluation, diagnosis and management of all sleep disorders. Our sleep testing centers are complemented by a warm and inviting atmosphere conducive to a restful, pleasant experience for all patients.

Sleep Health prides itself in providing a stimulating work environment that encourages and fosters professional growth.

About Sleep Disorders

Prevalence
An estimated 50-150 million Americans suffer from some form of sleep disorder with fewer than 5% being diagnosed and treated.

Typical sleep disorders

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Insomnia
  • Parasomnias
  • Narcolepsy

Consequences

  • Excessive daytime fatigue/sleepiness
  • Depression, anxiety & irritability
  • Weakened immune system
  • Reduced concentration and focus
  • High cholesterol
  • Potential for accidents
  • Heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • Poor psychological and physical function
  • Strokes
  • Obesity
  • ADHD

Could you have a sleep disorder?

Sleep disorders are common but they are not always obvious – symptoms can be subtle. However, there are often telltale signs that a sleep problem is present. Some common indicators include:

  • Being told by friends or family that you snore or that you have restless sleep
  • Struggling to breather or stopping breathing while asleep
  • Acid indigestion, especially at night
  • Feeling tired or sleep on most days
  • Urinating more than once a night
  • Difficulty getting to sleep
  • Waking up too early
  • Drowsiness while driving
  • Difficulty sustaining attention at work
  • Irritability
  • Morning headache
  • High blood pressure
  • Swelling of the extremities (edema)

Other issues that may contribute to poor sleep:

  • Being overweight
  • Arthritis, leg cramps or other pain conditions such as fibromyalgia
  • Depression
  • Anxiety

Candidates for sleep study often have:

  • Loud, irregular snoring
  • Excessive tiredness
  • Morning fatigue
  • Lack of energy
  • Daytime sleepiness
  • Tendency to fall asleep while driving
  • Morning headaches
  • Weight gain
  • Frequent awakenings
  • Short attention span
  • Anxiety or depression
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Restless Legs Syndrome

Arrival & Parking

Cancellations require 48 hours’ notice

Please arrive promptly at your designated time on the day of your sleep study. Also bring a list of your daily medications and the medications you normally take in the evening. You can expect the study to be completed by 6:30 a.m. the following morning.

7272 Potomac Drive
Boise, ID 83704
208-375-8222
208-375-8232 fax

210 W. Georgia Ave, Suite 120
Nampa ID 83686
208-442-8222
208-442-8232 fax

 

Resources

Medical Minute with Dr. Rasmus

6 Major Types of Sleep Issues and What To Do

Our Sleep Medicine Providers


Sleep Medicine is offered in:


Address

215 E. Hawaii Ave
Nampa ID 83686

Get directions

Appointments

208.463.3000

HOURS:
Doctors’ Offices & Clinic
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday
Urgent Care
8 a.m.-8 p.m. Every Day

Address

7272 Potomac Dr.
Boise ID, 83704

Get directions

Appointments

208.463.3000

HOURS:
Doctors’ Offices & Clinic
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday

Address

210 W. Georgia Ave. #120
Nampa ID 83686

Get directions

Appointments

208.884.2922

208.375.8222