Do You Have Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
June 16, 2016•8 min
Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) can cause the airway to collapse or become blocked during sleep. People with sleep apnea may be at higher risk for car crashes, work-related accidents and other medical problems, like hypertension, stroke or heart attack.If you suspect or if a loved one suspects you have sleep apnea, it’s important to see a doctor. Syed S. Ahmed, MD., a sleep specialist and a menber of the medical staff at Palmdale Regional Medical Center, is here to explain how he and his team of sleep specialists can provide evaluation and treatment for a full range of sleep disorders, including OSA.