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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