Comprehensive Sleep Disorder Management
We provide all the required services needed to diagnose, treat and support patients with sleep disorders.
Diagnostic Testing Services
We offer a sleep center with the latest diagnostic technology and highest level of comfort and care to ensure a successful outcome for the patient.
CPAP Management Program
Simple in its concept, the CPAP device sends a gentle, steady stream of air through the nose and into the back of the pharyngeal cavity.
Behavioral Sleep Medicine
Our BSM program responds directly to the significant need for treatment and patient preferences.
Dental Sleep Medicine
For treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, we also offer another non-surgical alternative, the use of oral appliances.
To help your body get the restful sleep it deserves, you need a sleep specialist who understands your sleep issues and how exactly to solve them. At Sleep Dynamics, our team of sleep experts provides cutting-edge therapeutic solutions to a number of sleeping disorders, including:
A better, healthier night’s sleep is your ultimate goal. It’s ours too. We work diligently to find the right solution for your specific sleeping condition. From medical solutions to therapy, dental sleep medicine and oral appliances designed to help you, we explore each and everyone of our many resources to help bring you the best sleep possible. As CPAP therapy specialists, we specialize in addressing sleep apnea issues in patients of all ages. We also provide diagnostic assessments and behavioral sleep medicine for individuals suffering from insomnia and narcolepsy. Let our sleep specialists help you get a better, healthier night’s sleep — explore our page, and call us today!
Our sleep services range from diagnostic tests and detailed sleep management programs to a host of medical solutions tailored to help your specific condition, we take a comprehensive approach to sleep treatment. Read on to learn how our specialists at Sleep Dynamics can help you get a healthy and restful sleep in no time.
Sleep Apnea is a common breathing disorder that afflicts 18 million Americans or roughly 20 percent of the U.S. adult population. Sleep Apnea is a life-threatening condition in which a person stops breathing repeatedly during sleep in intervals that may last from 10
Narcolepsy is a chronic sleep disorder characterized by excessive daytime sleepiness and sudden attacks of sleep. The extreme tiredness that a narcoleptic experience causes them to suddenly falling asleep mid-day despite the fact they may be getting sufficient sleep at night.
Insomnia is a symptom of a sleeping disorder characterized by persistent difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep despite the opportunity. Insomnia is a symptom, not a stand-alone diagnosis or a disease. By definition, insomnia is “difficulty initiating or
Comfort Sleep operates under the direction of Dr. Douglas Livornese, who has over ten years of experience in the treatment of sleep disorders. He is the area's first physician to be board certified in sleep medicine by both the American Board of Sleep Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine. He trained in a formal Sleep Disorders fellowship at the Medical College of Pennsylvania / Hahnemann University in Philadelphia. He is also trained in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Livornese is also Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Livornese holds the title of Fellow in the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the American College of Chest Physicians, and the American College of Physicians. Among his professional organizations, he holds membership in the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Thoracic Society, the American College of Physicians and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Davis is board certified in Sleep Medicine and Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is one of the only neurologists in the area to have expertise in sleep medicine. Dr. Davis received his medical degree from the University at Buffalo and subsequently completed an internship in internal medicine at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, N.Y. He continued his training in Neurology at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, Md., where he was also chief resident. Dr. Davis further completed a fellowship in Sleep Medicine also at the University of Maryland. Dr. Davis sees adults and children with a wide variety of sleep disorders. He has special interest in neurologic disorders of sleep, including narcolepsy, restless leg syndrome and insomnia.
Dr. Cohen welcomes the opportunity to talk with you in person about how oral appliance therapy can help manage your Snoring, Sleep Apnea or CPAP Intolerance.
Dr. Katarina Cohen earned her dental degree from Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, NY in 1999. In 2001, she completed her general dentistry residency at Maimonides Medical Center in NY, where she was introduced to advanced dental surgery and implantology.
Dr. Katarina Cohen is a member is a Diplomate, American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, The American Dental Association, The New Jersey Dental Society and an active member of The Forum for Advanced Dental Studies in Monmouth County. Dr. Cohen is a graduate of Pankey University which focused on advanced dental restoration and occlusion.
Dr. Bixby welcomes the opportunity to talk with you in person about how oral appliance therapy can help manage your Snoring, Sleep Apnea or CPAP Intolerance.
Dr. Michael Bixby graduated from Rutgers University with a bachelor’s degree in biology and earned his dental degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Dr. Bixby sought post-doctorate training in advanced dentistry. To date, he has attended the prestigious Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, the world-renowned educational center for aesthetic and neuromuscular dentistry. He has also completed courses at the Creating Restorative Excellence Center for Advanced Dental Learning and is certified in laser dentistry.
Dr. Bixby is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry, Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation and the Jersey Coast Dental Forum.
Dr. Lisa Mendelson is a graduate of Emory University and earned her Doctorate (Psy.D.) in Clinical Psychology at Yeshiva University in New York. She has extensive training in clinical psychology from her time at NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems, Mount Sinai Medical Center, and Nemours A.I duPont Hospital for Children. She has also spent several years working in private practice during her time in Georgia, and most recently in New Jersey.
Dr. Mendelson’s graduate thesis and dissertation work focused on the causes, diagnosis and treatment of insomnia, as well as other sleep disorders in adults. That works serves as a springboard for her current work at Sleep Dynamics. She will be starting a new therapeutic program designed to use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, known as CBT-I (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy-Insomnia) to treat insomnia. This program is based on an empirically supported and data driven treatment paradigm created by some of the world’s most prominent insomnia specialists. Dr. Mendelson has a unique set of training and experience that enable her to use CBT-I to treat refractory insomnia.