We know that when you learn about the fact that you have sleep apnea disorder, it can at first feel like a huge relief! However, as the veil is lifted and you begin learning more about what’s going on with your body as this sleep disorder impacts you on a nightly basis, you may feel somewhat shocked by what’s been going on. For instance, when we inform you that part of the event includes choking, you may ask us: Is this actually happening to you? Also: What in the world can I do about it and how quickly? Our Livonia, MI team is happy to share with you that while the details are certainly surprising, we can help you immediately with effective sleep apnea treatment! As for that clearer understanding you were hoping for…
When your sleep is the focus of your concerns because one way or another, it’s becoming obvious that you’re not getting enough of it, you may not want to consider a sleep disorder. You may instead wish to rationalize what’s going on, in hopes that the issue goes away, you feel well rested again, and that’s the end of it. While we understand this, our Livonia, MI team also reminds you that such disorders are treatable and with noninvasive, simple care! So, before you try to wish an issue away, start by asking yourself some additional questions. If it seems like sleep apnea treatment might be something that could help, come in!
Your sleep apnea treatment is amazing! You’re extremely excited about it, ready for it to do its thing, happy to be able to wave goodbye to the uncomfortable symptoms of interrupted sleep, and more! However, there’s just one problem: You can’t seem to remember to actually wear your treatment every night, which means you’re not sleeping every night. This doesn’t exactly bode well for truly improved sleep and protection for your well being. What to do, you wonder? Of course, our Livonia, MI team is familiar with this issue and we are more than happy to help with simple (yet often overlooked) suggestions!
Feeling a bit stubborn? Truly assuming that sleep apnea isn’t something you need to worry about? If you’re someone who responds to the assertion that you need sleep apnea treatment with something along the lines of, “I’m fine! I don’t need that much sleep!” then our Livonia, MI team has some responses for you! We understand feeling resistant to treatment for an issue you don’t really know much about, which is why we strongly suggest you learn more by coming in to see us. We also suggest you take your sleep disorder very seriously because it’s just that … serious. Allow us to explain (and for more information about your needs, come in to see our friendly team soon!).
You have already become well aware of the major sleep factor you need to take into consideration and hopefully have begun: It’s treatment with us! When you’re dealing with a sleep disorder, from serious snoring to sleep apnea, the primary form of treatment includes the solution you receive from our Livonia, MI practice (such as oral appliance therapy). With that said, we always remind patients that there are certainly additional sleep factors to remember in order to truly optimize your ability to regain greatly improved sleep. Let’s cover some often overlooked ones to get started! For more help, just set up a visit!
You know that sleep apnea is already something that can cause a variety of serious problems for your health. However, it may suddenly occur to you that perhaps this sleep disorder is also bringing with it some accompanying concerns for your oral health. Your instincts have steered you correctly! Our Livonia, MI team reminds you that by selecting and following through with sleep apnea treatment with us, you can indeed help improve your sleep while you also protect yourself from potential problems with your smile. Learn more!
When there’s solid evidence to suggest a sleep disorder may be a part of your current life, it’s very important that you launch into some detective work. We encourage you, of course, to make this easy by coming in to see our Livonia, MI team for a sleep assessment, as we determine whether you’re dealing with excessive snoring, sleep apnea, etc. Then, we may provide you with treatment to help you get back to the sleep you need. But why worry about all of this and put forth the effort, you wonder? Let’s explore the reasoning.
We know that there’s quite a lot of information online, that there are lots of treatment and remedy ideas around nearly every corner (and for just about anything imaginable), and that as a result, it seems like trying to treat problems on your own always seems like the best first step. However, when you think you may be dealing with excessive snoring or sleep apnea, our Livonia, MI team urges you to realize that this is simply not the case. You need our team of dental professionals for an assessment and any required treatment. Let us explain a bit more about why!
When you have sleep apnea, you may not immediately recognize the fact that there is a slew of symptoms that comes with this sleep disorder. Instead, you will simply recognize one or more of those symptoms, which you may initially attempt to treat. However, over time, it may become clear to you that you’re treating the symptom of something, which means the actual issue is continuing to exist! What is it? Well, if you’re dealing with common side effects of sleep apnea, it’s time to come in to see our Livonia, MI team to discuss whether you require treatment for a sleep disorder! Don’t hesitate (and learn more to get started).
When the topic of sleep apnea comes up, our Livonia, MI team is aware that it’s not always the easiest of topics for individuals to understand right off the bat. It’s not necessarily that it’s a confusing topic but that it is certainly one patients are not informed about or that they make an assumption about here and there. To ensure you are clear on the details behind this sleep disorder (so you receive the sleep apnea treatment you need, if this issue is impacting your sleep), we’re here to help! Consider common misconceptions and the truth behind them, so you know just what’s what!