Sleep Apnea

How Medicare Can Help Make Sleep Apnea Treatment More Accessible

2019-03-20T15:22:42+00:00March 18th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|

Sleeping is how your body recharges and repairs itself, helping you face the following day with the energy you need. But for patients with sleep apnea, a serious condition where breathing stops and starts repeatedly throughout the night, sleep can be a dangerous time. Luckily, treatment does exist for sleep apnea sufferers, and Medicare may

Sleep Apnea Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

2019-03-10T22:16:52+00:00March 10th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|

Recent research undertaken by the American Academy of Neurology points toward a connection between dementia and sleep disruption. While there is much research left to be done, the study, which will be presented later this year at the academy’s annual meeting in Philadephia, is another reminder of the importance of treating sleep apnea. Doctors Victoria

Sleep Apnea: Exploring Causes and Treatments

2019-02-20T21:30:42+00:00February 20th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|

Everyone deserves a peaceful and restful sleep. If you suffer with sleep apnea, treatment options exist! At Walnut Pond Dental in Annandale, NJ, our dental team specializes in effective treatments for sleep apnea, that will help you achieve quality sleep that leaves you refreshed and invigorated. If you or a loved one suffers from sleep

Five Common Symptoms of Sleep Apnea

2019-02-14T15:38:17+00:00February 13th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|

You are certain that you slept a good eight hours, but you awaken only to find that you have a terrible headache. You are also feeling lethargic and quite irritable. Perhaps sleep apnea may be to blame for your constant inability to function or feel rested. Today, our team at Walnut Pond Dentistry explores 5

Will Medicare Cover the Cost of Sleep Apnea Treatment?

2019-01-02T18:01:04+00:00December 5th, 2018|Dental Insurance, Sleep Apnea|

Have you enrolled in Medicare? If so, you may have questions regarding coverage requirements and out-of-pocket costs related to sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Victoria Uryniak and Dr. Carson Ferris-Zeolla help patients experiencing sleep apnea symptoms obtain the treatment they deserve. At the same time, our office assists patients in understanding what to expect

Alleviate Snoring and Sleep Apnea with a Dental Night Guard – Clinton, NJ

2018-08-29T17:36:50+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, Sleep Apnea|

Does your snoring keep your partner awake at night? While this can be an inconvenience, your snoring may be an indicator of a much bigger problem. While snoring is a normal condition for about forty-five percent of adults, twenty-five percent have a chronic and severe condition obstructing their breathing, called sleep apnea. It may surprise

How can I stop snoring?

2018-07-31T16:11:44+00:00July 30th, 2018|Sleep Apnea|

Sawing logs. It’s a good description, but what does snoring really sound like? The average snore hits 40-80 decibels. A 40-decibel sound is comparable to the background noise in a large, crowded theater; 80 is like a large truck going 50mph or a vacuum cleaner. No wonder snoring keeps roommates and spouses from getting adequate

CPAP-Free Sleep Apnea Treatment

2018-07-31T15:20:05+00:00July 17th, 2018|Sleep Apnea|

If you have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea, you’ve probably been prescribed a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) device to wear at night. This is the standard treatment recommended for this condition because it does a very good job of keeping the airway open during the night. Patients often need a little time to

Lesser Known Symptoms of Sleep Apnea

2018-07-17T17:21:32+00:00May 8th, 2018|Sleep Apnea|

Awareness of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has blossomed in recent years, and many people have been diagnosed and treated as a result. However, for many people this very common condition remains a silent threat to their overall short- and long-term health. Many people know a little bit about sleep apnea, but don’t know enough about