Southfield dentist sells practice to focus on new venture for sleep apnea

Dr. Earl K. Bograw (left) has sold his Southfield dental practice, Mission Point Dental Wellness to Lynna Pillai, DMD. He is staying on at the office to operate Michigan Sleep Apnea Center. Dr. Earl K. Bograw, has answered a new calling — to relieve sleep anea for patients. His new venture, Dental Center For Sleeping Apnea and Snoring, is for those who don’t need CPAC machines. He’s a pioneer for this type of practice in Michigan. After a 30-year career in dentistry and a long search for the right doctor to fit his philosophy and high quality standards, Bogrow selected Lynna Pillai, DMD from several qualified candidates. He sold his dental practice, Mission Point Dental Wellness of Southfield to Pillai. Although Pillai has assumed the daily operations at Mission Point Dental Wellness, Bogrow will remain at the office to continue to grow his passion and new venture, Michigan Sleep Apnea Center. He will also assist Pillai in seeing general dentistry patients as needed. Having two distinct yet related practices in the same office provides patients with access to a greater range of dental and wellness modalities. Pillai, a 2005 graduate of Tufts University of Dental Medicine in Boston is originally from Long Island, New York. She served an 18-month Residency program at Advanced General Dentistry, also in New York. Her training in multiple phases of dental treatment provides her patients with personalized care that Bogrow upholds. Bogrow’s new journey in his dental career involves helping patients overcome the potential risks and life threatening consequences associated with untreated Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), which may include daytime drowsiness, hypertension, stroke, diabetes,...