Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with pediatric sleep disorders?

Updated: Oct 09, 2018
  • Author: Sufen Chiu, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Caroly Pataki, MD  more...
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Depending on patient presentation, the following consultations may be necessary:

  • Pulmonologist

  • Developmental medicine specialist

  • Neurologist

  • Child psychologist, child psychiatrist, or developmental-behavioral pediatrician

  • Sleep specialists – Multiple disciplines may have expertise, and the child may benefit from interdisciplinary evaluation and treatment planning

  • Otolaryngologist

  • Substance abuse evaluation


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