Methodist Physicians Discuss Sleep Disorders and Heart Disease

Published On 06/03/2014

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Dr. Neal Aguillard interviewed Sutherland Cardiology's Dr. Rajesh Kabra and Dr. James Andrews of the Methodist Sleep Disorders Center for the June 2014 Power of Sleep segment on WYPL.

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) affects an estimated 15 million adult Americans and is present in a large proportion of patients with high blood pressure and in those with other cardiovascular disorders, including coronary artery disease, stroke, and atrial fibrillation.*

Dr. Neal Aguillard recently sat down with Sutherland Cardiology's Dr. Rajesh Kabra and Dr. James Andrews of the Methodist Sleep Disorders Center to discuss sleep disorders and their impact on heart disease in this month's Power of Sleep segment.  

To learn more about the relationship between cardiology and sleep, tune in to WYPL-TV 18 on the dates below in June to watch this Power of Sleep segment, sponsored by the Methodist Healthcare Sleep Disorders Center.

  • Mondays: 3 am and 9 pm
  • Tuesdays: 12:30 am, 6:30 am, 6:30 pm
  • Wednesdays: 5 am, 8 pm, 11:30 pm
  • Thursdays: 12:30 pm
  • Fridays: 3 pm
  • Saturdays: 1:30 am
  • Sundays: 6:00 pm

For more information about the Methodist Healthcare Sleep Disorders Center, visit www.methodisthealth.org/sleep or call 901.683.0044.

*According to The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology Foundation