Surgery Not the Only Solution to Snoring Problem
Nasal obstruction is one of the major causes of snoring and other serious medical conditions such as obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). Snoring can also be the result of obstruction in other parts of the airway. OSA will lead to hypertension, diabetes, and increase the risk of stroke and heart attacks.
Surgery can be used to correct nasal deviation and eliminate snoring. Some of the surgical procedures are the narrowing of the turbinates and the surgery to correct deviation of the septum. The ENT surgeon will perform an endoscopy of the upper airway to determine the point of obstruction during the detailed examination.
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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