Somnowell for Sleep Apnoea

The Somnowell Mandibular Advancement Appliance (MAA) is a very effective long-term treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea. The Somnowell ensures an open airway is maintained throughout sleep, and is perfectly designed to meet the unique requirements of each user.

Treatment with a Somnowell is non-invasive and reversible. Each person's jaw alignment, jaw shape and size, and tooth structure, are totally unique. Each Somnowell is tailor-made to fit the user with a high level of precision, making the Somnowell an extremely comfortable and effective treatment option for sleep apnoea.


The device is contraindicated for patients who:

  • have central sleep apnoea
  • have severe respiratory disorders
  • have loose teeth or advanced periodontal disease
  • are under 18 years of age
  • please visit the Contraindications page for more details


Use of the device may cause:

  • tooth movement, change in dental occlusion or in jaw relations
  • gingival or dental soreness
  • pain or soreness to the temporomandibular joint
  • obstruction of oral breathing (unlikely with Somnowell Chrome)
  • excessive salivation