Dentists Treat Sleep Apnoea, Too
Dentists are actually trained to diagnose, treat, and manage snoring and sleep apnoea. The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) is the professional body of dentists that helps patients to manage both obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) and snoring through the use of oral appliance therapy.
Oral appliance therapy is an alternative to continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). Oral appliance therapy uses a custom fitted mouth guard-like device worn during sleep to treat OSA and snoring. The oral devices help to maintain the airways open and unobstructed. The oral device therapy will effectively improve health and overall quality of life.
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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS
Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.
The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.
Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.
The Somnowell mandibular advancement appliance is also recommended by:
- Sleep Centres
- ENT Surgeons, Sleep Physicians, Respiratory, Physicians
- Orthodontists, Dentists
- General Medical Practitioners