OSA Appliance Basic Design 101 By Moses, Tessier, and Pacini There is a complex interrelationship between head posture, breathing, speech, swallowing, and the position of the teeth in the mouth. Teeth and the dental alveoli lie in a position of balance between the cheeks, lips, and tongue. Ideally, there is nasal breathing; the tongue is
Treat More Sleep 4 Steps to Get Started In DSM With Dr. Mona Patel Member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Description: ”I tried sleep treatment in my office; it just wouldn’t work.” Have you ever said this? You’re not alone. Many dentists have had false starts – that’s why on October 5th,
As Seen in Dental Sleep Practice Magazine by Michael Cowen Are there really that many sleep patients who need your help and where are they? I’ll give you a hint. Yes, they are on your schedule, in your chair, and in your waiting room right now. They were on yesterday’s schedule, too. You did hygiene checks on some
COVID Considerations and Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea With Chad Wooters, Executive Sleep Coach Description: Dentists can screen their patients for an airway concern or obstructive sleep apnea in 3 ways without using any additional forms! If a dental team evaluates a patient’s medical history, intra-oral signs, and subjective complaints, they can effectively screen and
Being a dental sleep medicine practitioner can not only have a lasting impact in your patient’s lives but can also make a difference in your dental business!