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The sleep team Led by the board certified sleep medicine physician, the sleep team is trained to help with the management of any sleep disorder. You can find help from the sleep team at any AASM-Accredited Sleep Center. MORE>>Home sleep testing A variety of testing devices provide a board certified sleep medicine physician with the information he or she needs to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea. MORE>>In-lab sleep study This type of sleep study provides the board certified sleep medicine physician with the most complete evaluation of your sleep. You will be required to stay overnight at a sleep center, hospital or hotel room. MORE>>Multiple Sleep Latency Test The MSLT tests for excessive daytime sleepiness by measure how quickly you fall asleep in a quiet environment. Also known as a daytime nap study, it is used to diagnose narcolepsy. MORE>>CPAP titration study This type of sleep study is used to calibrate your CPAP device. If you are diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea you will need a CPAP study before you can begin treatment. MORE>>CPAP Continuous positive airway pressure is the frontline treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. CPAP keeps your airway open by providing a gentle stream of air through a mask you wear while you sleep. MORE>>Oral appliance therapy This treatment for snoring and sleep apnea involves wearing a removable oral appliance in your mouth as you sleep. This is ideal for patients who cannot tolerate CPAP. MORE>>Surgery The board certified sleep specialist may recommend surgery for patients who cannot tolerate CPAP or an oral appliance. Surgery is not as effective as either sleep apnea treatment. MORE>>