Because we recognize there is a difference between sleeping and sleeping well, we want to make restful sleep a reality for you. Once you arrive at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Sleep Center – Marshall, a qualified member of our staff will explain all the procedures to you. Each evaluation consists of placing small electrodes on the surface of your head, face and legs for recording of sleep patterns. Airflow, heart rate, muscle activity, brain waves, and blood oxygen levels are monitored. Patients are routinely videotaped to correlate body movements with physiological changes.
At CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Sleep Center – Marshall, an overnight stay with us is much like staying in a fine hotel. As you arrive, you will settle into your quiet, tastefully-decorated private room with pillow-top mattress, plush bedding, private bath, and remote controlled color cable TV and DVD player. When you wake the next morning, fresh coffee, juice and a continental breakfast is provided. We are certain our team of professionals will put you at ease for a comfortable stay.
The CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Sleep Center – Marshall offers convenient, flexible scheduling, and the entire study is usually covered by Medicare and most insurance companies. If requested, the center also has overnight accommodations for a family member near the patient’s room.