Sydney Sleep Centre has Medical Specialists and Sleep Doctors who are highly experienced and trained in Sleep Medicine. Dr Anup Desai, the Medical Director, is a Sleep and Respiratory Physician, with tertiary Public Hospital appointments, numerous Private Hospital appointments, Clinical Senior Lecturer positions at Sydney University and UNSW, and a PhD in Sleep Medicine (Syd). Dr Chaminda Lewis has an expertise in non-invasive ventilation and interventional pulmonology. He is completing a PhD in Sleep Medicine (UNSW).
A Sleep Physician is a Medical Doctor who specialises in treating patients with Sleep Apnea and other sleep disorders, and who is qualified to help patients make an informed decision about which treatment is the most appropriate. A Sleep Apnoea doctor will take your full medical history, examine you for key signs relevent to your condition, order and review your test results and then advise on the best management for you. Sydney Sleep Centre has very experienced Sleep Physicians that will explain to you a range of treatment options to suit your condition. The Centre's Sleep Physicians will then implement your treatment conveniently and quickly using the Centre's resources and range of treatment providers.
If you require the assistance of Specialists not available in Sydney Sleep Centre (eg, ENT or Oromaxillary Surgeons), the Centre's Sleep Specialists will refer you to experts in these fields who have the required expertise to suit your individual case.