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Do you want to know all about sleep apnea? If so, good for you! The more knowledge you have, the better. Our dentist, Dr. Zoya Yadgarov, is happy to tell you all about sleep apnea today. To do so, he would like to share the following sleep apnea facts:

-Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder that involves repeatedly stopping and starting your breathing. This is a very common problem that can affect more than 200,000 people in the United States per year.

-Sleep apnea is more common in older men and people who are obese.

-Symptoms of sleep apnea include loudly snoring, excessive daytime sleepiness, insomnia, nightmares, depression, dry mouth, sleep deprivation, dry throat, headaches, fatigue and more.

-Treatment for sleep apnea typically include weight loss and the use of a breathing-assistance machine.

-Dr. Zoya Yadgarov can help you with your sleep apnea disorder by prescribing an oral appliance that places the jaw in just the right position to open the airway and allow you to properly breathe as you sleep.

For more information and details about sleep apnea in Lynbrook or New York, New York, please contact Art of Dentistry PC today. All you need to do is dial 212-203-4796 and our dental team will be happy to give you the answers and help you need. We look forward to your phone call!