SUSSEX SLEEP SERVICES
THE ONESTOP MEDICAL SERVICE FOR ALL YOUR SLEEP PROBLEMS
Dr Venn and Professor Adrian Williams have all the expertise necessary to diagnose and treat your sleep problem
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We aim to give appointments within one week
Last update: Wednesday December 1st. 2021 10:30
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT OFFER FACE TO APPOINTMENTS AT THE PRESENT TIME UNDER NEW GUIDELINES.
Telephone and Zoom appointments are routine since Covid-19. They offer enormous advantages in terms of flexibilty and convenience for patients, without any decrease in the quality of the experience offered.
When booking an appointment, please advise whether you would prefer a video or a telephone consultation.
Please note that we do NOT advise on sleep problems in children.
Professor Adrian Williams FRCP AASM has a long interest in Sleep Medicine dating back to research into sudden infant death syndrome conducted at Harvard University.
Professor Williams has published and lectured widely in the field, is a Diplomat of the American Board of Sleep Medicine, European Accreditation (certified by the European Sleep research Society), a founding member of the Sleep Medicine Section of the Royal Society of Medicine, and holds the UK's first Chair in Sleep Medicine at Kings College, London, UK.
Dr Peter Venn MBBS FRCA is a Consultant Sleep Physician based in West Sussex, UK. He is listed on the GMC Specialist Register (No: 2502779) and has been in medical practice for more than 42 years. He qualified from the Middlesex Hospital Medical School in 1979.
A qualified consultant anaesthetist, he has vast experience of treating patients with a variety of sleep disorders for over 25 years and holds the European Certificate in Sleep Medicine as an "Expert Somnologist".
He is a past elected member of the Committee of the British Sleep Society and is a member of the European Sleep Research Society. He undergoes a medical appraisal each year and is fully up to date with Continued Professional Development (CPD).
Professor Williams and Dr Venn work with a fully trained and qualified Sleep Physiologist Mrs Karen Schofield RPSGT, who administers the practice and is an expert in Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) and Non Invasive Ventilation (NIV). Karen also works for ResMed UK.
Conditions diagnosed and treated include:
Breathing disorders in sleep including obstructive sleep apnoea
Excessive daytime sleepiness due to a medical sleep disorder
Restless legs and periodic limb movements in sleep
REM and non-REM parasomnias
Circadian rhythm disorders
Please see APPOINTMENTS for further information on available consultations.