20% of the adult population in the USA have a problem with snoring. Up to 85% of those who snore have Obstructive Sleep Apnea and don’t even know it! Men are most at risk, so are post-menopausal women, and anyone who is overweight; plus, snoring becomes more serious as we age. The average adult needs 7.7 hours of sleep every night.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common disorder that causes snoring and breathing pauses during sleep. These breathing pauses may occur 30 times or more an hour. As a result, the quality of sleep suffers, making patients tired during the day. On top of that, life partners are often suffering too as loud and persistent snoring can keep him or her awake and take a toll on his or her well-being.
Galileos Comfort Plus is a radiological device in 3D, that takes high resolution images with the minimum dose of radiation, this device works in conjunction with the SicatAir software to create a recording video of the optical surface data of the patient's upper and lower jaw so the doctor can directly diagnose the problem.
LaserTreatment is a fast, non-invasive and friendly way of increasing the quality of a patient’s sleep. Lessens the effects of sleep apnea and decreases the amplitude of snoring through the use of gentle, superficial laser light. No anesthesia is used in this treatment.
Laser treatment light heats the tissue, causing tightening of the tissue which leads to an attenuation of the sound of the patients snoring and a lessening of the effects of sleep apnea.
OPTISLEEP is the only oral appliance that is planned and created using a complete digital process. By using 3D software your doctor can visualize any airway problems and how OPTISLEEP may help.
OPTISLEEP is made using cutting-edge technology that eliminates the fitting process altogether.
Thin, Durable, and Comfortable. It is a 2-piece appliance that enables you to open your mouth naturally to speak or drink. And, it helps control your loud snoring.
Encourages the sealing of your lips so you can breathe normally through your nose.
A thorough exam must be done prior to treatment, and patient cooperation is essential for this objective. Treatment is customized to each patient’s individual need; it is usually done in three 20-minute sessions,
Up to a 50% improvement can be seen after just the first treatment.