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New Telemedicine Company, Singular Sleep, Now Available in Tennessee, Offers Online Consultations
Singular Sleep, an innovative telehealth startup, provides complete diagnostic and treatment services for those with sleep disorders including online appointments with a board certified sleep doctor, home sleep testing, and sleep health products.
By: Singular Sleep
• Online consultations with a board certified sleep physician
• Sleep apnea testing that is conducted in the patient’s home
• The most advanced sleep health products available on the market
Sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment are major focuses of the company, given that an estimated 22 million Americans suffer from the disorder but 80% of moderate and severe cases are as of yet undiagnosed. However, unlike most sleep health websites, which focus solely on sleep apnea, Singular Sleep offers treatment for the entire spectrum of sleep disorders, along with state-of-the-
Currently affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, Dr. Krainin received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. His previous experience includes serving as the Medical Director of a Michigan State University-affiliated sleep center, and Director of Medical Services for the Orlando Magic, where he helped professional athletes overcome sleep disorders and other health conditions.
According to Dr. Krainin, adequate sleep is one of the three cornerstones of good health, along with a healthy diet and regular exercise. He formed Singular Sleep to resolve the chronic sleep issues that affect millions of Americans and are becoming a public health problem linked to:
• motor vehicle crashes
• industrial disasters and occupational errors
• elevated risk of acquiring chronic diseases like heart disease,
hypertension, diabetes, depression, and obesity
• increased chance of developing cancer
• higher risk of earlier death
• presenteeism and reduced workplace productivity
• lower quality of life
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP) report that more than a quarter of the U.S. population complains of not getting enough sleep and that nearly 10 percent say they experience chronic insomnia. Rather than being a luxury, sufficient sleep is a necessity, as well as a vital building block of good health, the CDCP claims.
Headquartered in Mt. Pleasant, SC, Singular Sleep currently offers online consultations and home sleep testing in 14 states (see complete list below) and is rapidly expanding nationwide. "We are excited to enter the Volunteer State's healthcare marketplace,"
• North Carolina
• South Carolina
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