Visit Your Dentist for Help with Sleep Apnea
- Topic Info:As many as 18 million people suffer from sleep apnea. Dr. B. Gail Demko, DMD, president of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine says that, "dental sleep medicine focuses on managing sleep-disordered breathing like snoring and obstructive sleep apnea using oral appliance therapy – a relatively unknown but very effective treatment option."
Dr. Demko explains the options for dental sleep medicine and the health effects if sleep apnea goes untreated.
- Organization:American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
- Guest Website:Sleep Apnea Dentist
- Host: Melanie Cole, MS