Top Brooklyn Sleep Apnea Dentist
Are you one of the million Americans that suffers from sleep apnea? Most people don’t know it, but they actually do have sleep apnea, (a condition that affects people’s breathing patterns at night), and are unaware as to how much damage they are causing to their body.
Dr. Pavlov is a top Brooklyn sleep apnea dentist. Having undergone years of training, Dr. Pavlov has the expertise and tools to make sure that you get the kind of treatment that you can only expect from a top brooklyn sleep apnea dentist.
Once Dr. Pavlov assesses your sleep apnea, he will guide you through the various options and make a recommendation based upon your particular situation. Using a custom fitted oral device, he will work with you to bring you back to the time that you actually had normal rest and slpet through the night.
What Is Sleep Apnea?
Sleep apnea is caused by an obstruction in the airway while you sleep, with snoring as being one of the earliest signs. There are several ways that the air can be blocked by the tongue and or tonsils.
Being a chronic condition, one can identify sleep apnea through the following methods, snoring, pauses in breathing while sleeping all of which lead to obstructive sleep apnea.
Symptoms of Sleep Apnea Can lead to dangerous illnesses.
Heart attacks and arrhythmias
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Treatment For Sleep Apnea
As the top Brooklyn sleep apnea dentist, Dr. Pavlov specializes in making the customized fitted oral devices one needs to help keep the airway open during sleep. The device is custom fabricated for your mouth. What is does is keep the lower jaw forward and open preventing the tongues from collapsing onto the airway. This dental device also can help with the prevention of surgery or medication typically used for sleep apnea cases.
The best way to find out if this particular method to cure sleep apnea is meant for you, please don’t hesitate to contact Dr. Pavlov’s office for a free consultation.