Sleep Apnea Treatment |Stop snoring with a proper specialist treatment
Sleep apnea is a condition which causes a person’s sleep to be suddenly interrupted by one or more pauses or shallow breathing. The pause typically lasts for a few seconds and can extend to a few minutes. This can happen as frequent as 30 times in just a matter of one hour before your sleeping goes back to normal again.
When you suffer from sleep apnea, you might experience disruption in your sleep which moves you from a deep sleep to a light one. When this happens, you are more likely going to feel tired and sleepy on the next day because of poor quality of sleep.
Stop snoring, sleep apnea, why treat it?
The condition is hard to detect and could be life-threatening if not treated in time. Some common signs of Sleep Apnea are:
An also Sleep Apnea has been related to:
Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Sleep Apnea | Oral Device Therapy
Oral device therapy is a treatment for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. It involves wearing a removable oral appliance in your mouth as you sleep. The device fits much like a sports mouthguard or orthodontic retainer.
An oral appliance prevents your airway from collapsing by either holding the tongue or supporting the jaw in a forward position.
You must be custom fitted for an oral appliance in order for it to be effective. Over-the-counter devices are not recommended as a treatment option for snoring or obstructive sleep apnea.
A board-certified sleep medicine physician must diagnose obstructive sleep apnea using a sleep study.
Once you have been diagnosed, a dental sleep medicine specialist can fit you with an oral appliance.
Custom-fitted oral appliances therapy can be your simple solution for Sleep Apnea Treatment.
Dr. Carlos Garzon treats Snoring & Sleep Apnea in Buchanan – Westchester County, NY
Dr. Garzon is an experienced general dentist, certified in advanced education and dental sleep medicine. He offers treatment for snoring and sleep apnea in Buchanan, Westchester County.
Your health is your most valuable possession. A custom-fitted oral appliance can be your simple solution. A mandibular advancing device can decrease snoring and symptoms of sleep apnea.
Getting 8 hours of sleep each night can improve symptoms. If you are sleep deprived, your body will crave deep sleep. Always get your 8 hours of sleep.
If you or a loved one are suffering from snoring or sleep apnea, make an appointment with Dr. Carlos Garzon or call us at Buchanan Dental Arts (914) 737-6300. Our practice is favorable for many Westchester County, NY communities.