Breathing and Sleep Center of Colorado Springs

Tammy Higgins | Dental Assistant

Where does your passion for the breathing and sleep industry come from?
Experiencing the loss of my brother at the age of 31 to sleep apnea and my dad suffering from severe sleep apnea, I wanted to understand what sleep apnea is and developed a passion for helping others with the sleep disorder.

How many years have you been in the industry?
About 9 years

What do you love most or what is most rewarding in your work?
Being able to help others with sleep disorders understand what sleep apnea is and become healthier, overcoming their sleeping issues. Being able to help others with sleep disorders understand what sleep apnea is and become healthier, overcoming their sleeping issues.

When did you start with the Breathing and Sleep Center?
2019 (previously w/HollowBrook Sleep for about 7 years)

In your own words, what makes Breathing and Sleep Center different?
The passion our Dr’s and staff have for helping our pt’s. We truly care about them. Taking the time to get to know our pt’s, their concerns and needs. We love seeing them progress through treatment and the excitement they have when starting to feel better and seeing their number improve. 

What do you like to do for fun?
Spending time with my two grandsons (5 years and 2 years).. Love fishing, hiking, camping and spending time playing with my two dogs