How to prepare for your visit

Preparing for Your Sleep Study

Before the day of your test
You will be responsible for any insurance deductibles or co-payments associated with your study. If you are unsure about your out-of-pocket expenses, please contact your insurance company directly.

On the day of your sleep study, DO

  • Take all your regular medications unless otherwise directed by your doctor
  • Bring with you any medications you take regularly or any medications you may need, such as inhalers or epi-pens
  • Leave all valuables (money, jewelry, etc.) at home. The New Sleep Center is not responsible for any lost items
  • Bring comfortable (non-silky) pajamas, preferably two-piece
  • Bring personal toiletry items (deodorant, toothpaste, etc.). Towels are provided
  • Bring a book or magazine to read if you want

On the day of your sleep study, DO NOT

  • Nap, consume either alcohol or excessive amounts of caffeine
  • Use cream or oil products on your hair or skin

If You Have Questions

We understand that you may have questions or concerns about your sleep study. We are available to assist you Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm. If we can make your upcoming stay more comfortable please call 800-432-8808.

Changing Your Appointment

The Sleep Center has reserved a specially equipped room and assigned a sleep technologist for your study. Please notify us at 617-796-7766 as soon as possible and within five working days before your appointment if you need to reschedule.