Sleep Apnea

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