Please join me for a live presentation on the newest innovations in sleep apnea therapy. I’ll be talking about hypoglossal nerve stimulation, Provent, and functional dental appliances at the Manhattan AWAKE group meeting on Wednesday, April 2nd at 6:15 PM. It takes place at 134 West 26th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY.
For most people with obstructive sleep apnea, CPAP and oral devices work very well. However, some people can't tolerate or benefit from these two options. For these people, surgery may be another option. There are numerous types of surgical procedures for obstructive sleep apnea. The more useful ones involve modifying the breathing space behind the tongue. Clinical […]
Here’s a radically new approach to treating obstructive sleep apnea: hypoglossal nerve stimulation. I read about initial successful pilot studies many years ago out of Johns Hopkins, but thought the concept never took off since I didn’t hear anything more. I was wrong. ImThera recently announced their aura6000 Targeted Hypoglossal Neurostimulation (THN) device for obstructive […]