Accredited Center for Pediatric Treatment Anderson Regional Sleep Disorders Center is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine as an approved treatment facility for children ages six and above.
As many as 25 percent of children diagnosed with ADHD may actually have symptoms of sleep apnea, and their learning and behavioral problems are instead related to poor/fragmented sleep.
Diagnosing Obstructive Sleep Apnea in children requires a visit to an expert physician. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends screening if these symptoms are present:
Several pediatric sleep disorder treatment options are available at Anderson, which may include an adenotonsillectomy followed by CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) therapy, if required.
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