Obstructive Sleep Apnea
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Sleep Apnea Causes Strokes and Can Kill
We want to help so we’ll take the financial risk for your treatment
Your sleep apnea condition must improve
We are here to help the people who cannot or will not use their CPAP and guarantee that our approach will help or your money back. If you or a loved one has sleep apnea being treated with CPAP, you probably know how unpleasant it is to wear a mask and hose and have a noisy motor running all night long. Frankly, if you don’t mind using your CPAP, please continue to do so.
What is Sleep Apnea?
Sleep apnea involves a condition in which a person stops breathing over and over again throughout the night, in many cases, for long periods of time. The side effects of this condition can be fatal. Sleep Apnea is a serious medical disorder affecting as many as 10% of middle-aged men and 6% of middle-aged women in the United States. In addition, 1% to 20% of children may be affected.
Snoring is not dangerous in and of itself. However, it appears that it can lead to damage to structures in the head and throat which leads to Sleep Apnea. At the least, snoring can be extremely annoying, especially to bed partners, who often have to sleep in a different room to avoid being kept awake all night by the buzzsaw noise. Research has demonstrated that anxiety and depression is often reduced in the bed partners of people who snore after snoring is stopped.
Suspicious signs and symptoms of sleep apnea may include:
While diagnosis requires confirmation via a Sleep Study (polysomnography) or home sleep test, in conjunction with an appropriate medical specialist, we are privileged to have the opportunity to treat this condition.
Untreated Sleep Apnea is Life Threatening and a Major Health Problem
The biggest problem is shortage of oxygen to the body throughout sleep. This affects every aspect of your health. Poor oxygen intake contributes to premature aging. When left untreated, sleep apnea is believed to take an average of eight years off of a person’s life.
Sleep apnea can cause the following:
If you or a loved one has a problem with Sleep Apnea or snoring and would like to have a consultation and be tested with the Pharyngometer (the computer that measures the airway), please schedule a "Screening Evaluation" at the Center for Sleep Apnea. We would love to meet you in person and help you to attain a better quality of life without CPAP. Please call us at 732-727-5000 to set up an appointment today. We are here to help.
ACCEPTING PATIENTS FOR TREATMENT OF:
Obstructive Sleep Apnea • CPAP Intolerance • Snoring
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