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7557 Dannaher Way Suite 240
Powell, TN 37849

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10800 Parkside Drive, Suite 202
Knoxville, TN 37934

Doc Talk – Insomnia

Do you suffer from Insomnia? Do you need a good night’s sleep? Is your teenager struggling with getting up in the morning or with school tasks because of sleep issues? Can melatonin help your sleep? In this episode of Doc Talk, host Elise Denneny, MD and sleep specialist Dewey McWhirter, MD with Tranquility Sleep Specialists discuss why so many people struggle with insomnia and steps everyone can take to get a good night’s sleep. You can also learn some techniques to help your teenager improve their sleep pattern.

Doc Talk – Sleep Disorders and Apnea

Do you need a good night’s sleep? Are you aware that many times your lack of sleep can be due to a medical issue? In this episode of Doc Talk, host Elise Denneny, MD and sleep specialist Dewey McWhirter, MD with Tranquility Sleep Specialists discuss how lack of sleep can affect other medical conditions you might be suffering from such as high blood pressure, diabetes, heart attacks, and even strokes. Find out if you should have a sleep study or if a sleep specialist could improve your nights’ sleep.

Dr. Dewey McWhirter on Up Close with Stephanie Aldrich

Many of us are trying to get by on far less shut eye than we should, and it’s having a negative impact on everything from our work performance to making us drowsy drivers. But when a lack of sleep is keeping you from functioning during the day, or if you even stop breathing at night, there are serious health consequences to consider.

Dr. Shuteye Tips: How to adjust humidity on a Resmed CPAP

Dr. Dewey McWhirter, MD shows us how to adjust humidity on a Resmed CPAP machine to enable you to be more comfortable when using it. He shows you step by step what to do to make adjustments to your machine quickly and easily.

Dr. Shuteye Tips: CPAP Desensitization

It is common for patients to have trouble getting accustomed to CPAP. Dewey McWhirter, MD goes over the CPAP desensitization process to help you adjust to your new CPAP machine.

Dr. Shuteye Tips: How to adjust the Ramp on Resmed S10 and Respironics Dreamstation Devices

Dr. Dewey McWhirter, MD shows you step by step how to adjust the ramp setting on Respironics and Resmed devices so you can comfortably fall asleep on lower pressure settings.

Dr. Shuteye Tips: How to Adjust Humidity on a Respironics CPAP

Dr. Dewey McWhirter, MD shows us how to adjust humidity on a Respironics CPAP machine to enable you to be more comfortable when using it. He shows you step by step what to do to make adjustments to your machine quickly and easily.

Dr. Shuteye Tips: Home Sleep Test Setup

Dr. Dewey McWhirter shows you how to setup your home sleep test.

Dr. Shuteye Tips: The Inspire Device

The Inspire device is a sleep apnea treatment option for patients who did not do well with CPAP.