For many dentists and doctors, the biggest obstacle to treating their patients’ obstructive sleep apnea is getting a sleep test. Patients must visit a separate office for a consultation before getting a sleep test. A sleep physician may also recommend a test at a sleep lab, which may be unnecessary and can lead patients to […]
Dental Sleep Solutions announced a strategic partnership with Sleeptest.com. The goal is to create a streamlined home sleep test model for dental sleep medicine practices across the United States. This model could lead to easier access, faster results, cost savings, and improved health for millions of Americans who suffer from undiagnosed sleep apnea.
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Sleep apnea might affect a quarter of the population, numbers that are only likely to increase as the population keeps aging. And these people with sleep apnea have elevated health risks that not only decrease their quality of life, but they also make them five or six times as likely to die of any cause […]
The coronavirus pandemic ushered in many changes in dental sleep medicine. While the pandemic is starting to ramp down, it’s unlikely that these changes will reverse. Patients have realized that telemedicine has many benefits. It’s not a poor substitute for office visits, for many people, it’s becoming a preferred option, especially for sleep apnea treatment, […]