Specialised Care Improves Treatment Outcomes in Patients with Sleep Apnoea

patient and doctorObstructive sleep apnoea patients who visited and received care from sleep specialists in accredited sleep centres have better treatment outcomes, according to a new study. These patients were most two times more likely to adhere to continuous positive airway pressure therapy.

Dr Sairam Parthasarathy, associate professor of medicine at the University of Arizona, says that the study demonstrates that sleep center accreditation and sleep medicine board certification are important determinants of patient-centered quality metrics such as adherence to PAP therapy, patient satisfaction, patient education and timeliness of care delivery. Certified sleep specialists have specialised training and expertise to give high quality patient care.

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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.