Schedule a free sleep apnea consultation (541) 484-1877 with Dr. Grieve.
Removable dental appliances are now available for patients who are much easier to use than CPAP machines to treat sleep apnea and snoring problems.
Sleep apnea literally means "breathless" in Greek. It is when breathing stops for 10 seconds or more while sleeping.
Signs of sleep apnea
Snoring that can disturb the sleep of others.
Panting, coughing or choking on waking
Waking up with your heart accelerated
Waking up tired after sleeping all night
Waking up with a headache
Feeling very sleepy during the day.
Fall asleep without the intention of
Problems with memory or concentration.
Feeling irritable, bad temper
Weight gain, inability to lose weight
Acid reflux in adults
AD / HD and / or wet bed in children
If left untreated, sleep apnea increases the likelihood of illness or injury. It has been linked to obesity, high blood pressure, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and even death. Watch the video below to learn how Dr. Grieve treats patients with sleep apnea.
Video credits to coolorthodontist YouTube channel