Thoracic Sleep Medicine

The Sleep Disorders Service investigates and manages a range of disorders including excessive daytime sleepiness, snoring, sleep apnoea, respiratory failure in sleep, insomnia, jet lag and sleep movement disorders.

A comprehensive multi-disciplinary service is provided for the management of snoring and sleep apnoea using CPAP, weight management, upper airway surgery and mandibular advancement splints.

Diagnostic services include:

  • Full polysomnography with video facilities
  • CPAP pressure determination studies
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • Sleep latency/vigilance testing (MSLT / MWT).

Special interests of service members include obesity and sleep apnoea, non-invasive ventilation of respiratory failure in sleep, narcolepsy, shift work, paediatric sleep disorders and the cognitive-behavioural management of insomnia.

Specialist Tel Fax
Dr Adrian P Havryk
Dr Anthony Byrne
Dr David Jankelson