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When to Seek Medical Care
If you or someone close to you is not sleeping well because of snoring or sleep apnea, visiting your doctor may be helpful. This should be by appointment, because these are not emergency cases and sometimes extra time is scheduled for the evaluation.
A doctor's visit may be particularly important if you are doing any of the following:
Exams and Tests
A doctor will complete a general physical examination, paying particular attention to your nose and throat.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/15/2014
Kathryn L Shanks, MD
G Richard Braen, MD, FACEP
Steven C Gabaeff, MD, FAAEM
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Thomas Rebbecchi, MD, FAAEM
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