OSF Illinois Neurological Institute

Banner-45.jpgThe Region's Most Experienced Team of Sleep ExpertsOur sleep specialist physicians are fellowship-trained and board-certified in sleep medicine. Their entire practice of medicine is dedicated to sleep, which means we care for more sleep patients than anyone else in the region. Banner-32.jpgHealthy Sleep is Our GoalSleep is more than just downtime for your body and brain to recharge. It is important to your overall health and well-being for many reasons. Our team of sleep experts can help you overcome your sleep disorders and get back to enjoying life.

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The INI Sleep Center is different than most sleep centers.  We provide truly comprehensive care for sleep disorders of all types in patients of all ages.  The INI Sleep Center sleep specialist physicians are fellowship-trained and board-certified in sleep medicine.  Their entire practice of medicine is dedicated to sleep, which means they care for more sleep patients than anyone else in the region.  

Each patient undergoes a complete clinical evaluation, with a history and physical examination that takes into account all aspects of sleep.  If testing is needed, it is individualized to the needs of the patient.  Follow up is detailed, with attention to diagnosis and treatment of all sleep-related problems. 

To request an appointment with our Sleep Center team call 877-464-6670.

The Importance of Sleep

Sleep is more than just downtime for your body and brain to recharge. It is important to your overall health and well-being for many reasons. Lack of sleep, or poor quality sleep, can result in daytime sleepiness and fatigue, but many other problems as well, including:

 
  • Sleepiness
  • Fatigue
  • Memory loss
  • Poor concentration
  • High blood pressure
  • Heart attack
  • Heart failure
  • Abnormal heart rhythm
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Accidents
  • Weight gain
  • Reduced sex drive
  • Premature skin aging
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Irritability
  • Poor school or work performance
  • Increased cravings for high fat and high carbohydrate foods.