Dr. Brazinsky shares What the most common sleep disorders in the U.S. are.
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I am Dr. Shari Brazinsky. I am a pulmonary critical care physician in San Diego, California and we’re here today at the Alvarado Hospital Sleep Laboratory to talk about sleep medicine. The leading sleep disorders in the United States currently are sleep apnea, with obstructive sleep apnea being the most common type, a disease called central sleep apnea being much rarer, restless legs syndrome or periodic leg movements of sleep, and insomnia, which is kind of a sleep disorder of a different type.