Sleep Apnea Surgery Controversies

At SleepGuide.com, I responded to a post that referenced Dr. Kasey Li’s answer to a question about sleep apnea surgery. There are a number of important points that summarizes things you should consider if you’re ever going to consider sleep apnea surgery. Here’s the link to the discussion. What’s your opinion on this debate?

Maxillomandibular Advancement for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Is It Right For You?

With all the surgical options for obstructive sleep apnea, maxillomandibular advancement (or the MMA) is not mentioned too often as a first line treatment option. Historically, it’s thought to be a big procedure with lots of potential complications, and a long recovery. The MMA involves cutting the upper and lower jaws and pushing it forward […]