Medical Management of Sleep Disorders in Greenwich, CT

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What is the medical management of sleep disorders?

The medical management of sleep disorders is a treatment method employed when conservative therapies, such as lifestyle and behavioral modifications, fail to produce effective results, or when a sleep disorder is severe.

Consult our qualified sleep doctor, to determine whether sleep disorder medications are a good option to help control your sleep disorder symptoms and improve your sleep quality. At Sleep & Neuroscience Associates, the leading sleep center in Greenwich, CT, we pride ourselves on helping you sleep better and live better.

What does medical management involve?

Sleep disorder medications differ depending on the type of sleep disorder you have been diagnosed with. Medical management of sleep disorders may involve the following:

Medical Management for OSA

CPAP is not the only proven way to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Certain medications can be used to treat OSA based on the severity of the condition and patient response.

Medical Management for Insomnia

Various sleep disorder medications are available for treatment of insomnia. Non-pharmacological intervention, including cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBTi), is often recommended in addition to medical management in order to treat the entire condition.

Medical Management of Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)

Certain sleep disorder medications are available to control Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) discomfort and help patients to sleep better. Our doctors uses their training with leading RLS researchers to treat patients who have chronic cases of RLS. It is important to have RLS diagnosed and treated by a specialist in the field to avoid complications, such as “augmentation,” which can lead to worsened RLS symptoms.

Medical Management for Narcolepsy

Specific FDA-approved medications for treatment of narcolepsy and excessive daytime sleepiness are available. Our doctors have extensive experience with diagnosing and treating narcolepsy and helping his patients achieve a healthier lifestyle.

Medical Management of Circadian Rhythm Disorders

Treatment for circadian rhythm disorders will often include sleep disorder medications in addition to other behavioral adjustments.

Medical Management for Parasomnias

Both adult and pediatric parasomnias can be treated with medication or non-pharmaceutically, depending on the condition, the individual, and the expert opinion of a board-certified sleep specialist.

If you are suffering from a sleep disorder and are interested in learning more about sleep disorder medication, the first step is to schedule an appointment with a doctor who specializes in sleep medicine. Call (203)-245-0412 today, or schedule an appointment using this form.

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MEDICAL OFFICE CLOSURE ANNOUNCEMENT

We regret to announce that we will be closing the practice for in person and telehealth services for Sleep and Neuroscience Treatment as of 9/30/2023. The Practice was formerly owned by Dr. Malhotra and was located at 86 Bradley Road, Madison, CT 06443.

In February 2022, Waterstone acquired Sleep and Neuroscience Treatment under Dr. Thomas Abbenante, who has been working with patients in Greenwich and New Haven offices.

If you are seeking new services, please contact your health insurance company who can provide you with a list of providers that are in network with your current plan. For additional information or referrals, you can also contact the Connecticut State Medical Society at www.nhcma.org or by calling 203-865-0587.

For current or previous patients, please contact our agency for information regarding your account, appointments, or medical records. You may reach us at 203-245-0412 or fax requests to 203-427-0441. You will receive mailed information detailing closure and any follow-up instructions.

Please note that the business mailing address for Dr. Abbenante and Sleep and Neuroscience is:

Dr. Thomas Abbenante
Sleep & Neuroscience Department
c/o Waterstone Counseling Centers, LLC
86 Bradley Road
Madison, CT  06443