Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Pulmonary Function in Patients with Severe Obesity before and After Bariatric Surgery: A Randomized
The prevalence of obesity in the world today has reached epidemic levels. Obesity is a significant risk factor for obstructive sleep apnoea. Studies indicate that bariatric surgery to treat obesity reduces waist and neck circumference and effectively increases maximum ventilatory pressure, improves sleep architecture and reduces respiratory sleep disorders in obstructive sleep apnoea patients with severe obesity.
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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