Sleep disorders centre

Investigation and treatment of sleep disorders 

Our sleep disorders centre is a nationally renowned centre of excellence for the investigation and treatment of disorders of sleep, including:

  • sleep apnoea
  • unusual behaviours during sleep such as sleepwalking and acting out dreams
  • restless legs
  • the causes of excessive sleepiness.

Our main unit is in Nuffield House at Guy's Hospital where we have six beds for attended overnight sleep studies.

Outpatient clinics are also held in Nuffield House, and we have one outpatient clinic at the Lane Fox Unit at St Thomas'.

Please note that we do not provide services for insomnia.

Praise for 'sleep-protecting' phones

Sleep expert Professor Paul Gringras has welcomed recent moves by smartphone and tablet manufactures to introduce changes to their products to protect people's sleep.

Last year our sleep expert Professor Paul Gringras warned that technology firms need to prevent their products...

Posted by Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust on Tuesday, 19 January 2016