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Welcome to the Grand Health Institute Pediatric Sleep Center

We offer expert diagnosis, treatment and care for sleep disorders for children of all ages. Led by Dr. S. Shahzeidi MD, our pediatric sleep team is skilled in the evaluation and management of children with behavioral and physiological sleep disorders.

Dr. Shahzeidi is board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology, and Sleep Medicine, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. We know the importance of your pediatrician in the comprehensive care of your child, and will promptly and thoroughly communicate with him or her - your child's pediatrician is always part of our care team.
  Sleep Related Articles
(August 20, 2016)
How Much Do Olympic Athletes Sleep? Rest And Recovery Is A Crucial Part Of Training
(by bustle.com)
Olympic athletes follow an intense training schedule that requires hours of gym time a day. But logging practice hours isn't the only important part of their regiment. Getting plenty of shut-eye is also a crucial factor in an athlete's lead-up to the Olympics.
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(August 17, 2016)
How Much Sleep Do We Need To Stay Healthy?
(by medicaldaily.com)
Humans need sleep just as much as they need food or water. Sleep is an indicator of overall health and well-being. The amount of sleep one needs depends on a number of factors like age, quality of sleep, previous sleep deprivation, etc.
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(August 14, 2016)
Video Interview - GHI Symposium on Pediatric Sleep Disorder
Daisy Baez, Dominican Healthcare Association of Florida
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(August 12, 2016)
Athletes Awaken to the Link Between Sleep and Sports Performance
(by thestar.com)
Research says sleeping longer makes athletes play better, and teams tracking sleep stats to find advantages.
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(August 10 2016)
Good Night's Sleep Should be First College Lesson
(by wkyc.com)
Between a new roommate, new bed, new noises, new freedoms and no parents, managing a good sleep schedule can be one of the hardest lessons to learn in college.
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(August 08, 2016)
Video Interview - GHI Symposium on Pediatric Sleep Disorder
Dr Ali Nayer, Kidney Specialist at Grand Health Institute
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(August 07, 2016)
The Companies That Teach Their Employees How To Sleep
(by forbes.com)
Question: What do camera-maker Olympus, accountants PricewaterhouseCoopers , Shire Pharmaceuticals, Unilever and Cambridge University have in common.
Answer: They are all sending employees on courses to teach them how to sleep.
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(August 06, 2016)
This Trick Could Help You Sleep Better
(by glamour.com)
If you live someplace with seasons, you've probably been struggling with the past few weeks' sweltering weather. It may have even affected your sleep.
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(August 05, 2016)
Do You Need a Sleep Vacation? 6 Luxury Getaways Designed for a Better Night's Rest
(by vogue.com)
Luxury hotels pride themselves on fulfilling guests' every desire. Green juice? No problem. White-hot theater tickets? Done. Frette sheets? They come standard. But perhaps the most-sought-after luxury is one that has remained elusive: a proper night's sleep.
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(August 04, 2016)
How to Sleep Better at a Hotel
(by mensjournal.com)
Whether they're there for business or pleasure, most people aim for high-quality sleep when they stay at hotels.
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(August 02, 2016)
A Good Sleep Can Beat Back Pain
(by dailymail.co.uk)
If you want to avoid a bad back, try getting a good night's sleep. Scientists have discovered that our spinal discs have a 24-hour body clock that can cause debilitating pain when it gets out of synch.
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(July 31, 2016)
Helping Our School-Age Children Sleep Better
(by nytimes.com)
Everyone knows that getting a baby to sleep through the night can be a big challenge for parents. But sleep problems are common among preschool and school-age children, too.
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(July 29, 2016)
8 Tips for Transitioning Kids to a Back-to-School Sleep Schedule
(by omaha.com)
One of the best parts of summer for kids is staying up late. And sleeping in. But that can make transitioning back to school tough.
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(July 29, 2016)
Medical Community Dinner and Talk (Video/Photos - Part #1)
+ GHI Symposium on Pediatric Sleep Disorder
Presentation on Sleep Disorders in Children
by Dr. Shahriar Shahzeidi, FAAP, FCCP, FAASM
Grand Health Institute Medical Director
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(July 27, 2016)
11 Surprising Signs You Probably Didn't Get A Good Night's Sleep
(by sciencedaily.com)
1. You Wake Up Feeling Tired | 2. Everything Makes You Cry | 3. You Are Super Forgetful | 4. You're Always Hungry | 5. ...
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(July 25, 2016)
Beauty Sleep Is No Joke: This Is What Happens To Your Skin When You Don't Get Enough Sleep
(by idiva.com)
Not getting enough sleep is one of the worst things we can do for our physical and mental well-being.
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(July 23, 2016)
Lack of Sleep Increases a Child's Risk for Emotional Disorders Later
(by sciencedaily.com)
Children who experience inadequate or disrupted sleep are more likely to develop depression and anxiety disorders later in life according to recent research.
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(July 21, 2016)
If You Snooze - You Lose... more Body-Fat!
(by lifeextension.com)
In the battle to lose weight, fighting busy schedules, high-fat processed foods, artificial sweeteners that slow your metabolism and eating on the run, you have an ally... Sleep!
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(July 19, 2016)
The Actual Link Between Quality Sleep and Success
(by inc.com)
It is time to set the record straight and explain just how crucial sleep is to cognitive ability, concentration, emotional well-being, and other qualities necessary to climb to the top.
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(July 18, 2016)
Here's How Much Sleep Babies and Kids Need, By Age
(by time.com)
Sleep experts combed through hundreds of studies to determine how much children of different ages should sleep to be at their healthiest.
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(July 16, 2016)
More Evidence Poor Sleep Habits May Raise Diabetes Risk
(by gmanetwork.com)
Men who don't get the right amount of sleep may have an increased risk of developing diabetes, a recent study suggests.
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(July 14, 2016)
Earlier Bedtime for Toddlers Leads to Healthier Teens
(by today.com)
Awesome news for parents of toddlers: a new study has found the ideal bedtime. Early bedtimes don't just stave off crankiness; they also prevent preschoolers from becoming teens with unhealthy BMIs.
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(July 12, 2016)
Students Need More Sleep - at Home, not in Class
(by onenewsnow.com)
The American Medical Association is urging public schools to start classes later in the morning. It's a timely warning, given the fact that many schools around the U.S. will begin classes in August.
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Sleep Related Articles Archive
"How to Supercharge the Way You Learn" - "How Long Can We Stay Awake" - "Can You Learn in Your Sleep" - "Sleep Apnea in Kids: More Than a Sleep Problem?" - "Kids' Snoring Linked to Hyperactivity" .... and more.
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GHI is Proud to Announce Amazing Success Story
GHI is proud to announce another successful case of our young hero on his way to a more fulfilling life. Santiago was given a tracheotomy at an early age to help him overcome breathing difficulties...
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Back-to-School Kids Sleeping Habits
(by wusa9.com - Great Day Washington)
+ Dr Shahzeidi was the guest on the "Great Day Washington" morning show.
Topics: According to the CDC, children are not getting enough sleep and early school start times are also to blame.
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  Featured Stories
29th Annual Sleep Meeting in Seattle WA

Dr Shahzeidi
Dr Shahzeidi with Washington State insurance commissioner Mike Kreidler during 29th Annual Sleep Meeting in Seattle WA (June 6-10, 2015)
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
From Timothy Morgenthaler, MD President

Dear Dr. Shahzeidi: Committees play an integral role in supporting the mission and advancing the goals of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), and volunteer committee members are central to these efforts. The Board of Directors sincerely appreciates your services as a member of the Coding and Compliance Committee and your commitment to the field of sleep medicine.

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  Our Location
Dr Shahzeidi The Grand Health Institute Pediatric Sleep Center, is located in the Grand Doubletree Hotel Condominium we have an array of facilities available for you right in the retail complex, no need to walk a block or drive a mile.

When you arrive to the Grand Doubletree Hotel Condominium and once you pass through the automated double doors, you can ask the concierge at the front desk to direct you to the Grand Health Institute. Our Clinic is located up the escalators and to your right.

Address: 1717 N. Bayshore Dr. Ste. 217, Miami FL 33132
Telephone: 305.728.0505
Fax: 305.728.0515
American Academy of Sleep Medicine Logo September 2014
Grand Health Institute Sleep Center in Miami Receives Program Accreditation

MIAMI, FL - June 11, 2014 - Grand Health Institute Sleep Center in Miami recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

"The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Grand Health Institute Sleep Center on meeting the high standards required for receiving accreditation as a sleep disorders center," said Dr. Timothy Morgenthaler, AASM president.

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