Those dealing with sleep apnea know just how frustrating the condition can be. This disorder is one which effects not only individual with the condition, but those sleeping nearby as well. Sleep apnea is characterized by long pauses between breaths during sleep. Each apnea, or episode, lasts a period of time long enough to where one or more breaths are missed. While many patients go unaware of the condition, symptoms include constant daytime sleepiness and fatigue.
Recently, new advancements in treatment options have come to light. One such advancement is the development of the SomboDent. The Somnodent is a device that fits over the lower and upper teeth, similar to that of a mouth guard. However, unlike most mouth guards, SomnoDent is precision-made, clinically tested, and discreet. The device is custom made and allows for full range jaw motion
Additional benefits include:
• Attachement free
• Ability to drink and speak while in use
• Noise free
• Travels easily
• No electricity requirement
• Head gear free
• Does not limit sleeping positions
If you are interested in learning more about this treatment option, the best place to begin is through scheduling an appointment with you Denver sleep apnea dentist, Dr. Grabiak.