Sleep Apnoea at Pro Dental SA

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) is a common condition affecting thousands of people worldwide.

In some cases it may ultimately lead to life-threatening conditions such as heart disease, stroke, or increased blood pressure. Mandibular advancement splints are specialised mouth-piecesthat can be effective in treating both snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea.

Symptoms of Sleep Apnoea:

  • Choking or gasping for air during sleep
  • Tiredness on waking
  • Sore, dry throat on waking
  • Excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Memory deterioration

Treatment for Sleep Apnoea

A thorough diagnosis of the cause of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea is essential to find the best method of treatment. This is done by liasing with a GP and respiratory physician. At Pro Dental SA, our dentists have extensive experience in treating patients with diagnosed Obstructive Sleep Apnoea by the specialised fabrication of a mandibular advancement splint.

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