Effective Sleep Apnea Mouthpiece Treatments

Why Patients Are Using Oral Appliances Over CPAP Oral appliance therapy is a viable treatment that works to correct nighttime snoring and disruptive sleep disorders, like obstructive sleep apnea. Worn during your night’s sleep, the dental mouthpiece fits similarly as to a sports mouth guard. The mouthpiece keeps your bottom jaw pulled slightly forward to help keep your airway unobstructed and open while you sleep. Patients have been altering to this treatment instead of CPAP because they are much more comfortable and convenient. CPAP may work for many, but others find these machines to be claustrophobic, noisy, and unbearable to wear as they try to sleep. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Bogrow if you’ve tried CPAP and desire to obtain an alternative effective treatment for your snoring and sleep apnea. Discover Relief for Your Snoring & Sleep Seeking treatment for your severe snoring can lead to the discovery of a sleep disorder that you may not be aware of. A sleep study done by your physician is the first step to receiving an official diagnosis and effective treatment. Dr. Bogrow and his fellow associates offer a variety of dental mouthpieces that help alleviate your snoring and sleep apnea symptoms. Improve your sleep and quality of life by learning more about our treatments and see which one will work best for you. Here are the different types of oral appliances we offer at Michigan Sleep Apnea Center: SomnoDent® The SUAD™ Device The Narval™ The EMA The Tap 3 The Benefits of a Sleep Apnea Dental Mouthpiece Oral mouthpieces are silent, easy-to-use, small and convenient to take anywhere you go, and...

2016 Sharing Knowledge Through Each Other

This conference is organized for sleep lab managers, sleep technologists and Respiratory Therapists. Attendees will have the chance to recieve 9 CEC’s for BRPT, AAST and AARC. All event details are still being finalized, this page will be updated periodically. Please check back for more information! Thursday, June 2nd Schedule (3 CECs) 5:00-5:30– Check in 5:30-6:30– Earl Bogrow, DDS, FADG, – “Sleep Dentistry/Oral Appliance Therapy” 6:30-7:30– George Zureikat, MD – “Pediatric Sleep Apnea Updates” 7:30-8:30– Joe Kierzkowski, RPSGT, RST- “Not your normal pediatric case study” Join us Thursday night at Level 2 Bar & Rooftop after the last class! Friday, June 3rd Schedule (6 CECs) 8:15-9:00– Check in/Breakfast sponsored by Fisher & Paykel Healthcare 9:00-10:00– Dr. Teofilo Lee-Chiong, MD- “Noninvasive Ventilation – Bridging Science and Clinical Care” 10:00-11:00– Caryn Prather, RRT, RPSGT & Kenan Hoelke, RPSGT, RST – “Scoring Guidelines” 11:00-12:00– Dr. Teofilo Lee-Chiong, MD – “Servo Ventilation – The Story Hasn’t Ended” 12:00-1:00– Lunch and Meet Your Vendors sponsored by Philips Respironics 1:00-2:00– Mary Barr, RN,MSN,NP – “Whose patient is it anyway: role of home care, sleep lab & providers” 2:00-3:00– Larry MacDonald, MD, FACP- “LYING correctly to avoid A FIB” 3:00-4:00– Wael Berjaoui, MD – “OSA and Cardiovascular Disease” ** Schedule will be updated as speakers are finalized. Schedule is subject to change. Keynote Speaker We are extremely excited to welcome back, Teofilo Lee-Chiong for this years event! Dr. Teofilo Lee-Chiong is Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Sleep Medicine in the Department of Medicine at National Jewish Health in Denver, Colorado, and Professor of Medicine at the School of Medicine of the University...