Oral Appliance Therapy
Proven CPAP Alternative
An estimated 50% of sleep apnea patients cannot tolerate their CPAP. If you’re one of them, a custom-fit oral appliance may be an effective alternative treatment option.
Benefits of Oral Appliances
- Custom-fit to maximize effectiveness
- Quiet & comfortable
- Portable & travel-friendly
- No on-going supply costs & upkeep
Custom-fitted dental devices have proven to be a successful treatment for many OSA sufferers and snorers. They are less cumbersome and more comfortable than other alternatives such as CPAP or surgery. At the Denver Sleep Apnea Center, we can recommend a device that is most appropriate for your individual situation. Our solutions are proven to be effective and are FDA cleared Class II medical devices (FDA 510K #K050592 and #K130558) that have many advantages including:
- Insurance: Most medical insurance covers Oral Device Treatment. We are Preferred Providers on most plans including Medicare and Tricare!
- Comfort: Many CPAP users found it too uncomfortable or too cumbersome have found success with oral device therapy.(ODT)
- Fast Results: Most patients grow accustomed to the device within a few days or weeks
- Portable: Unlike the more cumbersome CPAP device that requires electricity, the oral device fits in a pocket and can be taken anywhere, making travel much more feasible.
- Ease of Use: Patients can drink and talk while wearing the device, unlike some of the other treatment options.
- Silent and Discreet: OSA sufferers and their sleep partners are sometimes bothered by the noise and presence of breathing devices like the CPAP.
Headache & TMJ
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Snoring & Sleep Apnea
Sleep apnea is a condition that can be life-threatening. It is a disorder distinguished by short pauses in breathing during sleep and is often characterized by a loud snoring and choking sensation.
"We are preferred providers with most medical insurance plans including Medicare."
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