Welcome to neurology at MedStar St. Mary’s HospitalThe last great frontier for humankind is our understanding of our own brains. Neurology is experiencing a robust surge of knowledge, as doctors and researchers discover new wonders about the brain every day. Our expert neurologists specialize in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating both common and rare neurological conditions and diseases.
Learn more about our sleep centerAt MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s renovated Sleep Lab, we are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology, hotel-like accommodations, and enhanced sleep study capabilities, including adult and pediatric exams both in-lab and at home. With brand-new, top-of-the-line diagnostic equipment, our sleep studies record the functions of the lungs and heart by using painless, risk-free testing.
Our large, comfortable sleep center offers privacy in a place that feels like home. Each bedroom is equipped with amenities to ensure the highest level of patient comfort, including well-appointed queen-sized beds, reclining chairs, Wi-Fi internet access, televisions, spacious shower facilities, and complimentary breakfast.
Test Methods Include:
- Nocturnal Polysonogram (NPSG) – This test is an overnight sleep study that evaluates and records the patient's physical state during sleep periods. Each study lasts about nine hours, including time to prepare the monitors. Patients generally arrive two hours before their usual bedtime.
- Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT) – This daytime "nap" study is used to measure a patient’s degree of daytime sleepiness. This test consists of a series of up to five naps during the day at two-hour intervals.
A neurologist can treat a variety of conditions including:
Monday through Friday:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
We have been awarded with the 2019 Get With The Guidelines® Silver Plus Achievement Award. We are proud to have been recognized by The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.