5 Things You MUST Know About Sleep Apnea Surgery

Sleep apnea surgery is one of the most controversial subjects in sleep medicine. There are heated debates within the sleep community as well as in online forums and support groups. Sleep apnea surgery is definitely not for everyone, for some, it can be a life-changing experience. Here are 5 important issues that you must be […]

CPAP Success Secrets Revealed

Finally, useful information on how to use your CPAP without struggle… Dr. Park’s Expert Interview with Mr. Chip Smith, the President of Restoration Medical is an expert on the proper use of CPAP machines to treat obstructive sleep apnea as well as upper airway resistance syndrome. As President of Restoration Medical, a durable medical equipment […]

CPAP Success for Sleep Apnea: What You Must Know

CPAP, or continuous positive airway pressure, is one of the first-line ways of treating obstructive sleep apnea. Gentle, positive air pressure is passed through a mask into the nose to keep your throat tissues open. For many people, CPAP works very well, but there are many others that have difficulty adjusting to CPAP and end […]

Sleep Apnea CPAP Compliance Craziness

One of my biggest pet peeves is how doctors use the word compliance. If a patient doesn’t comply, it usually implies it was the patient’s fault. In sleep medicine, compliance is often used to measure how well patients use their CPAP machines. But compliance is not the same thing as success.   Various studies report […]