More energy throughout the day, a positive mood and being able to concentrate are some of the positive effects of a good night’s sleep. If you are missing out on any of these in your daily routine, you may not be getting the quality sleep you need. Sleep apnea is a medical condition where sleep is disrupted because you cannot breathe properly while sleeping. It can easily go undiagnosed and most patients do not realize there is a problem until they seek treatment for loud snoring. Dr. Manju Kejriwal offers sleep apnea treatment at her practice and can help to restore your sleep cycle. Read some of our patient reviews to find out how we have helped many patients enjoy a better night’s sleep!
If the muscles in the back of the throat are weak or collapse when you are sleeping, air flow is blocked which means you could wake up abruptly gasping for air. Disturbed sleep patterns can make it difficult to focus and have enough energy to get through the following day. Some of the symptoms you need to be aware of include:
If you think you may have sleep apnea, you must seek treatment immediately. Bouts of insomnia can make it difficult to maintain a healthy sleep schedule. Loud snoring may be affecting your partner. If you are not breathing properly at night, you are at risk for a number of health problems. Dr. Kejriwal can determine whether you are a good candidate for sleep apnea treatment after learning more about your symptoms.
One way we can help to ease the effects of sleep apnea is by having you wear an oral appliance at night. This helps to open up the air passages so you can breathe easy all night and enjoy a good night’s rest. You will find it easier to stay asleep when you are breathing properly and the appliance is custom made for comfort.
Learn more by scheduling your sleep apnea consultation with Dr. Kejriwal today.