Dental Arts New Port Richey offers customized oral appliance therapy for patients who suffer from sleep apnea. Wearing the right oral appliance can help you get a good night’s sleep. Our reputable dentist near you provides oral appliances to mitigate the effects of sleep apnea.
Wearing an oral appliance is a convenient, discreet, and non-invasive way to improve your sleep. They are known to decrease the effects of sleep apnea by as much as 92%. Patients with sleep apnea often experience disrupted sleep due to snoring or an obstructed airway. We can provide you with a custom-fitted oral appliance to reduce the effects of sleep apnea in New Port Richey, FL.
Oral appliances for sleep apnea are also:
It usually takes two dental appointments to get a customized oral appliance for your needs.
Dentists work closely with physicians and sleep specialists to provide oral appliances for patients with sleep apnea. Our reliable dentist in New Port Richey, FL will discuss the benefits, features, and costs of oral appliance therapy for sleep apnea near you during your first consultation.
We will then conduct a complete evaluation of your oral cavity, including your teeth, gums, jaws, tongue, and airway. Our dentist may use diagnostic x-rays for a clearer picture of the airway or oral cavity. We will then make physical or digital impressions of the oral cavity, which are then sent to an off-site lab where the oral appliance is fabricated.
We will schedule the second appointment once the oral appliance is ready. During this visit to our dentist’s office near you, Dr. Mitul Patel will adjust and check the oral appliance for comfort and effectiveness.
Once you start using the oral appliance regularly during the night, you’ll find that your sleep quality has improved and you will feel more energized during the day. Our trained dentist will check the oral appliance for damage and fit during routine exams. Please call Dental Arts New Port Richey for effective sleep apnea treatment near you.