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Oral Appliances to treat Sleep Apnea

Oral appliances (OA) are a front-line treatment available in comprehensive family dentistry for patients with varying needs. They are frequently recommended as the initial treatment for mild to moderate sleep apnea but are also used in conjunction with CPAP therapy to enhance breathing. Indications for Oral Appliance Sleep Apnea therapy Mild to moderate Obstructive Sleep…
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Sleep Apnea Diagnosis and Treatment

Dentistry’s involvement in diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea Contemporary research has show that as much as 85% of people with obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA, are currently undiagnosed. This is a significant health risk that is responsible for many chronic  and potentially serious medical conditions. Health Risks associated with Sleep Apnea High blood pressure…
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