SleepHeart, Sleep Heart Disorders Center including Sleep Apnea Diagnosis & Management and CPAP supply Appointments 877-411-DOZE
Reston, VA 703-639-5529
Tyson's Corner, VA 703-348-7857
Rockville, MD 301-693-7001
Fax 703-444-4308
www.SleepHeart.com

SleepHeart is the leading provider of sleep disorders services in the Greater Washington DC area including Northern Virginia and Maryland.

Sleep disorders have many effects on quality of life, life itself, and other diseases:
Quality of Life
- Depression
- Anxiety
- Obesity
. . Slow Metabolism (Leptin)
. . Increased appetite (Ghrelin)
- Insomnia
. . Trouble falling asleep
. . Waking-up at night
. . Bathroom / Peeing at night
- Tired / Sleepy during the day
. . Accidents
. . Work Related Problems
. . Narcolepsy / extreme sleepiness
- Cognitive Function
. . Concentration difficulties
. . Memory problems
- Pains
. . Grinding Teeth / TMJ
. . Headaches
. . Chronic Body Pains
- Relationship problems
. . "grouchy"
. . Impotence / low libido
. . Infertility
. . Pregnancy complications
- Leg Discomfort (RLS, Restless Legs Syndrome)
Life: Stroke & Heart Attack Risk
Stroke and Heart Attack relative risk from Sleep Apnea and positive effects of CPAP therapy.
Diseases caused or made worse by sleep disorders
- High Blood Pressure (#1 cause per NIH)
- Heart Disease
- Diabetes
- Heartburn (GERD)
- Fibromyalgia
- Cough / Asthma
- ADD / ADHD
- Infertility
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Comprehensive sleep services include:
Sleep clinics led by physicians who specialize in sleep medicine and are fellowship trained in a multi-disciplinary approach to sleep disorders including pulmonology, psychiatry, and neurology
Insomnia clinics which focus on cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) which helps change patients views and behavior related to sleep and in many cases can obviate the need for sleeping pills
CPAP clinics where patients receive one-on-one assistance by a trained CPAP therapist to:
- select, try, and become comfortable with a mask (or nasal pillows)
- learn how to use their machine optimally
- download data from their CPAP or BiPAP machine and review it in detail to determine the adequacy of therapy and challenges the patient may be experiencing.
Sleep Lab
adult & pediatric
offering both overnight (diagnostic, CPAP/BiPAP titration, and oral appliance assessment) and daytime studies (MSLT to diagnose narcolepsy vs. idiopathic hypersomnia vs. fatigue & MWT to assess for alertness and efficacy of treatment)
Home Sleep Testing allowing appropriate patients to be screened for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in the comfort and convenience of their home (login)
CPAPonSite durable medical equipment supply is located in all SleepHeart centers and stocks a variety of CPAP and BiPAP machines from Respironics and Resmed, masks from Resmed, Respironics, Fisher-Paykel, noMask and other manufacturers, heated CPAP humidifiers, other CPAP accessories, and home oxygen equipment.

SleepHeart's medical director, Dr. Pankaj Merchia's profile:
Fellowship in
Sleep Medicine
Harvard Medical School and Brigham & Women's Hospital
ResidencyDuke University
Medical SchoolHarvard Medical School & MIT
CollegeThe Johns Hopkins University

Insurances from all1 carriers are accepted.

Schedule a initial consultation by calling 877-411-DOZE or 703-348-7857 or 301-693-7001 or emailing info@SleepHeart.c-o-m (without the hyphens).

Locations:
Reston, VA: 703-639-5529 at 11921 Freedom Dr, Reston, VA
Rockville, MD: 301-693-7001 at 9707 Medical Center Dr, Ste 250, Rockville, MD
Tyson's Corner, VA: coming soon
Arlington, VA: coming soon
Bethesda, MD: coming soon

Forms and Handouts:
Referral Form
CPAP / BiPAP Prescription Form
Records Request Form
Preparing for Your Sleep Study
Sleep Diary

Links:
Partners
Email
Internal access only

1 PPO type insurance policies (policies with out-of-network benefits) from all insurers including Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Aetna, United Healthcare, and Cigna are accepted. Co-pays and deductibles apply.