Anti Snoring Devices
What Are Anti Snoring Devices?
Snoring is one of the symptoms of sleep apnoea. Sleep apnoea is a serious disorder affecting about one in 30 adults. It’s caused due to obstruction of air flow when it passes from the mouth to lungs. In Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA), breathing stops for 10 seconds or more and happens at least 30 times an hour. The person jolts awake to continue breathing.
Most sleep apnoea sufferers complain of lack of sleep, irritability, headache, dry mouth, mood swings, attention problems, depression, laziness and sleepiness at work. It’s the partners who usually have to endure long nights of disturbed sleep due to loud snoring sounds.
Dentists usually get a better understanding of the patients conditions after discussions that leads to talks about tiredness, headaches and dry mouth. Further questioning about sleep patterns usually confirms the patients snoring habits.
The dentist can provide you an oral appliance called anti snoring device, which helps keep the airway open and prevent soft tissues around the throat from collapsing. Anti snoring devices custom fabricated for the patient can help patients sleep more comfortably.
If you’re worried about snoring, and want a solution to this problem, contact us about treatment options today.
Why Choose Aspen Dental Care?
At Aspen Dental Care, you can expect the dentist to listen to your concerns and goals and then develop a specialized treatment plan to give you the smile you’ve always dreamt of. Every patient undergoes a comprehensive evaluation. By addressing the underlying cause for cosmetic and functional dental concerns, our dentists can ensure long lasting, comfortable results. Our dentists are abreast of the latest advancements and use these materials and technologies to restore your oral health and function.