The East Sussex sleep disorder service at Conquest Hospital mainly serves the population of the South East of England
Its staff, led by Mr Andrew Meredith MA FRCS DLO, Consultant ENT Surgeon and Sleep Specialist, have been commended and twice runners up in the Hospital Doctors Awards for ‘Sleep Medicine Team of the Year’ for their innovative and dedicated work in this developing field.
Referrals are through Choose and Book but if no appointments are available, paper referrals are accepted and additional clinics are put in place to meet waiting times. This is a single sited service and referrals are taken from throughout the county and out of area.
The Sleep Unit performs, on average, around 700 Sleep Studies per year, 150 Paediatric overnight Oximetry studies and supplies around 300 CPAP treatments.
The Trust is committed to this service, which has been running since 1994.