Sleep Centers of Middle Tennessee


Difficulty Sleeping

Patients with trouble getting to sleep, staying asleep, or both may be suffering from insomnia. Insomnia is best treated using cognitive behavioral treatment (CBT) techniques. Medications may also be appropriate to treat insomnia in some cases. Before deciding on treatment for insomnia, it is important to discuss the problems with difficulty sleeping with a sleep doctor to rule out other sleep disorders (such as circadian rhythm disorders, OSA, RLS/PLM’s), medical problems, or medication issues.

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