The Sleep Medicine lab at Mayo Clinic Health System in Faribault offers outpatient service for diagnosing and treating sleep-related disorders. Patients are treated for a number of conditions including:
You must be referred to the sleep lab by your primary care physician. If the sleep medicine specialist determines you are a candidate for a sleep study, you will be scheduled to spend a night sleeping at the sleep lab in Faribault, located on the on the second floor of the Crossroads Professional Building. The sleep lab bedrooms are hotel-like: homey, softly lit, and comfortable. Each room offers a private bathroom with a shower. The technical equipment and technicians are housed in a separate room from the sleeping room, where they may observe and monitor patients in order to prescribe appropriate treatments.
Patients then meet with a sleep medicine physician in Owatonna to discuss the test results and possible treatment options.