Sleep Better. Live Better.

Sleep Medicine

Equipped with state-of-the-art technology and under the direction of a fellowship trained and board-certified physician, the Sleep Center gets you back to feeling rested, back to being you.

Sleep Better. Live Better.

Untreated sleep disorders can drastically affect your lifestyle, leading to an increased risk of stroke, heart attack, pulmonary hypertension and, in pregnant women, gestational diabetes and low birth weight. Sleep is essential to your overall health.  The good news is that most sleep disturbances can be treated. 

The Bristol Hospital Sleep Medicine program can diagnose your condition through the comfort of a diagnostic sleep study performed at our comfortable, state-of-the-art Sleep Center or from the convenience of your own home. 

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Do you Have a Sleep Disorder?

Sleep disorders affect approximately 40 million Americans. Only about 5 percent of those individuals are ever diagnosed or treated for their condition. A sleep disorder is a condition which negatively impacts your health.

Some of the most common symptoms of sleep apnea and other sleep disorders include:
  • Snoring
  • Excessive day-time sleepiness
  • Poor concentration
  • Problems falling asleep at night
  • Forgetfulness
  • Mood changes
  • Depression
  • Low sex drive

Take Our Sleep Quiz Learn More on Sleep Apnea

Adults in the United States suffer from obstructed sleep apnea.
Of all U.S. adults suffer from a form of insomnia.
People who suffer from a sleep disorder in the U.S. go undiagnosed.

The Standard in Sleep Medicine

Congratulations to Bristol Hospital’s Sleep Center for achieving reaccreditation with The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)!  Bristol Hospital’s Sleep Medicine Program is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care in the treatment and diagnosis of sleep disorders. By offering diagnostic sleep studies that can be done either in our Sleep Center or the comfort of your home, our experts deliver critical and comprehensive treatment for sleep disorder diagnoses.

Sleep disturbances can lead to increased risk of health issues, so getting enough sleep is essential to overall mental and physical health. Our care team works to identify the sleep disorder and then develops an individual treatment and care plan to address your specific needs. At Bristol Hospital’s Sleep Center, we are committed to providing patient-centered healthcare to get you feeling well-rested.

Services and Treatments

The good news is that most sleep disturbances can be treated. A sleep study is the first step in identifying and treating a sleep disorder. Our staff gives individual attention and guidance to each patient based on their needs. Some of the services we provide include:

  • Sleep consultations
  • Sleep center based studies
  • Home sleep testing
  • Sleep apnea treatment
  • Insomnia treatment
  • Narcolepsy treatment
  • Snoring treatment

Meet Your Sleep Expert

Dr. Kumar is the director of sleep medicine. She is board-certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and sleep medicine. She completed her fellowship training from the North Shore Hofstra Long Island Jewish University Hospital in New York in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and at the Hahnemann University Hospital in Pennsylvania in Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Kumar's office is located in Suite D24 of the Medical Office Building.


Find Us

  1. Medical Office Building

    25 Newell Road

    Bristol, CT 06010

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