Did you know that we offer simple solutions to help patients eliminate sleep disturbances like snoring, sleep disordered breathing, and sleep apnea? If you’ve been diagnosed from a medical professional with sleep apnea or related conditions, our alternative therapies provide non-invasive options to improve oxygen flow as you sleep.
The technique we use at Sulens Dental implements a small prosthesis that is worn over the teeth, to guide the lower jaw forward. In turn, this pulls the tongue away from the back of the throat tonsils, and soft palate, opening the space that is needed for proper airflow. This prevents the soft tissues from collapsing together, which is often the cause of problems such as:
Using a dental approach to treating sleep disordered breathing is so effective that some patients are able to completely eliminate their use of equipment such as CPAP machines!
All that is needed to begin treating your sleep disordered breathing is a quick visit to Sulens Dental and an impression of your upper and lower jaws. We use these molds to create an oral appliance that is ready for delivery within 1-2 weeks.
Let us help and begin waking up well-rested and refreshed. Call our office today for more information and to set up an appointment.Schedule Your Appointment Today!