Snoring can be disruptive and annoying, but it can also be symptomatic of serious issues that are important to address. Compounded with the sagging and narrowing of the throat, snoring happens when your tongue and throat muscles relax as you fall asleep. Continue reading “Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea”
What is an oral appliance?
An oral appliance is a small acrylic device that fits over the upper and lower teeth or tongue (similar to an orthodontic retainer or mouth guard). Continue reading “Oral Appliance Therapy”
Part of your routine dental care, along with having your teeth cleaned includes having a complete dental exam performed by your dentist. It is important to be checked regularly by your dentist (at least every year or whatever is recommended based on the health of your mouth/ every six months).