Feb. 22, 2011
-- Corona, CA—Corona Sleep and Wellness Center announces the grand opening of its new state-of-the-
art sleep study center inCorona, California. The center which held a soft-grand opening in early October, celebrated its full grand opening
Hootan Melamed, PharmD, says, “Patients come to the center to get help with sleep disorders and their side effects. Once they are evaluated and diagnosed, they take the results to their personal physicians to create an effective treatment plan.”
There are more than 80 known sleep disorders and sleep deprivation causes up to 100,000 automobile accidents a year. 1500 of those result in traffic deaths. Sleep disorders can plague anyone during any phase of life. Common symptoms include daytime tiredness, difficulty falling asleep, difficulty staying asleep, Poor attention span & difficulty staying on task, Insomnia, obesity & Sleep, Restless Legs Syndrome, apnea, sleep walking and snoring. “A good night's sleep is important for optimal health and daytime functioning,”
To help patients feel more at ease, patients find luxury resort spa amenities at the center, including queen-size beds, luxury linens, private baths and plasma TVs. “Making our patients comfortable so they can sleep helps us make a better diagnosis, and get their issues treated so they can a good night’s rest,” emphasized Melamed.
A sleep study, or polysomnography is a comprehensive recording of the biophysiological changes that occur during sleep. The test is usually performed at night, when most people sleep, though our labs can accommodate shift workers and people with circadian rhythm sleep disorders and do the test at other times of day. The PSG monitors many body functions including brain (EEG), eye movements (EOG), muscle activity or skeletal muscle activation (EMG) and heart rhythm (ECG) during sleep.
In addition to being the center’s physician, Dr. Hootan Melamed is a licensed pharmacist and the founder of New Age Pharmacy, a and Skyyler Holdings, a business solutions firm for neighborhood boutique pharmacies. He also holds several medical patents.
The center is located at 2815 S. Main Street, Suite 115, Corona, CA 92882. Info 951-272-2292, Main 951-272-2052, Fax 951-272-2054.
For more information, visit the center’s website at: http://coronasleepandwellness.com