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What is the proper title for a sleep doc
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RE: What is the proper title for a sleep doc
Somnologist
Somnology is the scientific study of sleep. It includes clinical study and treatment of sleep disorders and irregularities.
Sleep medicine is a subset of somnology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somnology
09-23-2013 03:29 AM
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Post: #12
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Mine is a Pulmonologist who is also certified in sleep medicine. The sleep lab is "accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine."
09-23-2013 02:49 PM
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Zonk is correct!


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09-24-2013 08:38 AM
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Post: #14
RE: What is the proper title for a sleep doc
Could be - so far the term has not come into use over here, but it is as good a term as any.
09-24-2013 11:12 AM
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